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Benzonia Twp.
PO Box 224
Benzonia, MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
FAX: (231) 882-5778
Township Hall
1020 Michigan Ave., Benzonia


Township Officials

Jason Barnard
Supervisor
PO Box 224
Benzonia MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
FAX: (231) 882-5778
Diana Heller
Clerk
PO Box 224
Benzonia MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
Karen Burns
Treasurer
PO Box 224
Benzonia MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
Sheila Priest
Trustee
PO Box 224
Benzonia MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
FAX: (231) 882-5778
James Sheets
Trustee
PO Box 224
Benzonia MI 496160224

Phone: (231) 882-4411
FAX: (231) 882-5778

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
019
Township FIPS:
07600
Township Area (in square miles):
33.8
Total Persons:
2727
Total Urban Persons:
0
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
1334
Total Females:
1393
Total White Persons:
2573
Total Black Persons:
14
Total Native Americans:
68
Total Asian
4
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
44
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
2654
Total Hispanic Persons:
73
Persons Under 5 years:
154
Persons 5 to 17 years:
672
Persons 18 to 24 years:
140
Persons 25 to 44 years:
552
Persons 45 to 64 years:
931
Persons 65 to 84 years:
548
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
337
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
77
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
85
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
642
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
1950
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
1204
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
971
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
49
Total Population:
2777
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
15
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
722
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
2125
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
50
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
105
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
25
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
356
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
196
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
1924
 
 
Median Household Income:
47250
Median Family Income:
57568
Per Capita Income:
23320
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
395
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
2724
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
50
Total Families:
746
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
50
Total Households:
746
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
5
Mobile Homes:
114
Total Houses:
1950
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1975
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
1055
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
178300
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
567
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
404