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Demographics

People

Total Population396
Male Share of the Population50%
Female Share of the Population50%
Senior Citizens17.2%
Employed Population 16+142
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married47.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,563
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,750
% Above Poverty Level88%
% Below Poverty Level12%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.8%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone42.2%
Median Gross Rent$725
Median House Value$80,000

Ancestry

German29.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.2%
Irish16.4%
English12.1%
Polish8.8%
French Except Basque5.8%
Scottish4.3%
Dutch4%
Norwegian2.8%
Finnish1.8%
Swedish1.5%
Italian1.3%
Canadian1.3%
Danishn1%
Ukrainian0.8%
Greek0.5%
Czech0.5%
Swiss0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
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Fife Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kalkaska County
Standard Zip Codes49633
Phone Area Codes231
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude44.57
Approximate Longitude-85.35

Fife Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKALKASKA
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp8 to 24 F
Apr Temp29 to 51 F
Jul Temp54 to 78 F
Oct Temp36 to 55 F
Annual Precip31.7 inches
StationHOUGHTON LAKE 6 WSW
Distance22.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 26 F
Apr Temp28 to 53 F
Jul Temp51 to 81 F
Oct Temp33 to 57 F
Annual Precip29.4 inches
StationTRAVERSE CITY AP
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 27 F
Apr Temp32 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buckley806$40,750
Cadillac10,380$41,757
Kalkaska2,162$44,167
Kingsley1,662$60,000
Lake City908$48,750
Manton1,170$42,946

Fife Lake Public Libraries

Fife Lake Public Library
77 LAKECREST LANE
Fife Lake, Michigan
(231) 879-4101

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Fife Lake Public Schools

Fife Lake Elementary School
108 Pierce St
ZIP: 49633
(231) 879-3362
Primary
Total Enrollment 197
Forest Area High School
7661 Shippy Rd Sw
ZIP: 49633
(231) 369-2884
High
Total Enrollment 172
Forest Area Middle School
7661 Shippy Rd Sw
ZIP: 49633
(231) 369-2884
Middle
Total Enrollment 166
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