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Demographics

People

Total Population3,974
Male Share of the Population42%
Female Share of the Population58%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+1,832
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,592
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,453
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,614

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,625
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.6%
Median Gross Rent$632
Median House Value$109,500

Ancestry

Irish13.8%
English13.3%
Polish11.5%
Dutch7.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7%
Italian3.5%
French Except Basque3.1%
Scottish2.3%
Swedish2%
Canadian1.5%
Greek1.4%
US/American1.1%
Norwegian0.9%
Latvian0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Russian0.7%
Czech0.5%
German0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
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Otsego Almanac

CategoryValue
County Allegan County
Standard Zip Codes49078
Phone Area Codes269
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.45
Approximate Longitude-85.69

Otsego Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALLEGAN 5 NE
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches
StationKALAMAZOO STATE HOSPITAL
Distance13.2 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationGULL LAKE BIOL STA
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allegan5,027$46,802
Gobles799$52,500
Kalamazoo75,833$51,393
Martin443$59,167
Parchment1,931$48,068
Plainwell3,789$68,182

Otsego Public Libraries

Otsego District Public Library
401 DIX STREET
Otsego, Michigan
(269) 694-9690

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Otsego Public Schools

Dix Street Elementary School
503 Dix St
ZIP: 49078
(269) 692-6099
Primary
Total Enrollment 316
Otsego High School
550 Washington St
ZIP: 49078
(269) 692-6166
High
Total Enrollment 665
Otsego Middle School
540 Washington St
ZIP: 49078
(269) 692-6199
Middle
Total Enrollment 541
Otsego West Campus High School
570 Washington St
ZIP: 49078
(269) 692-6166
Other
Total Enrollment 39
Washington Street Elementary School
538 Washington St
ZIP: 49078
(269) 692-6069
Primary
Total Enrollment 436

Otsego Private Schools

Otsego Christian Academy
247 E Allegan St
ZIP: 49078
Elementary
Total Enrollment 35
St Margaret School
736 S Farmer St
ZIP: 49078
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
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