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Backus Twp.
2360 S. Maple Valley Rd.
St. Helen, MI 486569441

Phone: (989) 389-7578
FAX: (989) 389-7578
Township Hall
3888 S. Maple Valley Rd., St. Helen

Township Officials

Michael Orzechowski
Supervisor
260 Trappers Trl.
Prudenville MI 48651

Phone: (989) 366-6662
FAX: (989) 389-7578
Louise Nagy
Clerk
2360 S. Maple Valley Rd.
St. Helen MI 486569567

Phone: (989) 389-7578
Darlene Rase
Treasurer
4076 Emery Rd.
St. Helen MI 486569441

Phone: (989) 389-4719
Eldona Doll
Trustee
5938 E. West Branch Rd.
St. Helen MI 48656

Phone: (989) 389-3579
FAX: (989) 389-7578
Russell Hurran
Trustee
846 Maple Valley Rd.
Saint Helen MI 48656

Phone: (989) 429-1905
FAX: (989) 389-7578

Demographic and Population Information

This product uses the Census Bureau Data API but is not endorsed or certified by the Census Bureau

County FIPS:
143
Township FIPS:
04720
Township Area (in square miles):
36
Total Persons:
330
Total Urban Persons:
34
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
166
Total Females:
164
Total White Persons:
314
Total Black Persons:
0
Total Native Americans:
2
Total Asian
1
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
12
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
326
Total Hispanic Persons:
4
Persons Under 5 years:
3
Persons 5 to 17 years:
120
Persons 18 to 24 years:
19
Persons 25 to 44 years:
76
Persons 45 to 64 years:
111
Persons 65 to 84 years:
49
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
30
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
20
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
15
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
53
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
265
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
120
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
108
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
2
Total Population:
324
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
0
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
27
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
240
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
4
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
19
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
0
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
59
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
23
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
206
 
 
Median Household Income:
38214
Median Family Income:
51250
Per Capita Income:
39498
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
44
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
324
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
10
Total Families:
90
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
10
Total Households:
90
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
4.5
Mobile Homes:
34
Total Houses:
265
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1983
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
850
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
155600
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
44
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
64