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Demographics

People

Total Population477
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+202
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married64.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.9%
Median Earnings25+$36,458
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,042

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,813
% Above Poverty Level96.2%
% Below Poverty Level3.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone18.9%
Median Gross Rent$586
Median House Value$98,300

Ancestry

German30.8%
Dutch24.1%
English18.7%
Irish15.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.7%
Scottish5.9%
Polish3.6%
French Except Basque2.3%
Canadian2.3%
Norwegian1.9%
Italian1.9%
Swedish1.3%
Austrian0.6%
Syrian0.4%
Arab0.4%
Ukrainian0.4%
Romanian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Belgian0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
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New Era Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oceana County
Standard Zip Codes49446
Phone Area Codes231
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude43.55
Approximate Longitude-86.34

New Era Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMONTAGUE 4 NW
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp41 to 59 F
Annual Precip32.1 inches
StationHESPERIA 4 WNW
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp56 to 81 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip34 inches
StationLUDINGTON 4 SE
Distance23.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp57 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 59 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hart2,188$38,750
Lakewood Club1,139$50,648
Montague2,461$61,406
Rothbury339$49,500
Walkerville174$46,250
Whitehall2,706$56,406

New Era Public Schools

New Era Elementary School
2752 Hillcrest Dr
ZIP: 49446
(231) 861-2662
Primary
Total Enrollment 230
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