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Bear Lake Twp.
PO Box 187
Bear Lake, MI 496140187

Phone: (231) 864-3620
FAX: (231) 864-3999
Township Hall
7771 Lake St., Bear Lake 49614


Township Officials

Jeff Harthun
Supervisor
10133 Potter Rd
Bear Lake MI 49614

Phone: (231) 864-3485
Deanna Pattison
Clerk
8644 Maidens Rd.
Bear Lake MI 49614

Phone: (231) 864-3620 (10)
FAX: (231) 864-3999
Julie Griffis
Treasurer
9739 13 Mile Rd.
Bear Lake MI 49614

Phone: (231) 864-3620
Janette May
Trustee
6627 S. Shore Dr.
Bear Lake MI 49614

Phone: (231) 864-3392
FAX: (231) 864-3999
William Ringel
Trustee
11544 Linderman Rd.
Bear Lake MI 49614

Phone: (231) 864-3620
FAX: (231) 864-3999

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
101
Township FIPS:
06480
Township Area (in square miles):
36.1
Total Persons:
1751
Total Urban Persons:
0
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
879
Total Females:
872
Total White Persons:
1698
Total Black Persons:
5
Total Native Americans:
19
Total Asian
0
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
1
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
20
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
1714
Total Hispanic Persons:
37
Persons Under 5 years:
110
Persons 5 to 17 years:
711
Persons 18 to 24 years:
109
Persons 25 to 44 years:
424
Persons 45 to 64 years:
478
Persons 65 to 84 years:
359
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
349
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
52
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
93
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
405
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
1028
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
763
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
674
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
77
Total Population:
1910
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
6
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
295
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
1307
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
13
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
97
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
50
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
153
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
152
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
1329
 
 
Median Household Income:
42350
Median Family Income:
47891
Per Capita Income:
20725
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
285
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
1910
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
50
Total Families:
587
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
50
Total Households:
587
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
5.5
Mobile Homes:
106
Total Houses:
1028
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1966
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
727
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
134000
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
385
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
289