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Colfax Twp.
14428 157th Avenue
Big Rapids , MI 49307

Phone: (231) 796-3122
FAX: (231) 796-3174
Township Hall
14428 157th Ave., Big Rapids

Township Officials

Nick Kaye
Supervisor
14428 157th Avenue
Big Rapids MI 49307

Phone: (231) 796-3122
Dawn Baker
Clerk
14428 157th Avenue
Big Rapids MI 49307

Phone: (231) 796-3122
FAX: (231) 796-3174
Julie Johansen
Treasurer
15310 130th Ave.
Rodney MI 49342

Phone: (231) 796-3122
Brian Cady
Trustee
14428 157th Avenue
Big Rapids MI 49307

Phone: (231) 629-6501
Chad Currie
Trustee
13885 Mckinley Rd.
Rodney MI 49342

Phone: (231) 796-3122
FAX: (231) 796-3174

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
107
Township FIPS:
17160
Township Area (in square miles):
35.8
Total Persons:
1933
Total Urban Persons:
469
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
931
Total Females:
1002
Total White Persons:
1842
Total Black Persons:
20
Total Native Americans:
10
Total Asian
13
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
43
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
1910
Total Hispanic Persons:
23
Persons Under 5 years:
121
Persons 5 to 17 years:
844
Persons 18 to 24 years:
157
Persons 25 to 44 years:
484
Persons 45 to 64 years:
665
Persons 65 to 84 years:
315
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
420
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
64
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
73
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
328
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
979
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
832
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
746
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
42
Total Population:
2191
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
2
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
502
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
1477
 
 
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:
134
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
40
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
300
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
126
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
1590
 
 
Median Household Income:
57143
Median Family Income:
63214
Per Capita Income:
25567
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
261
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
2191
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
36
Total Families:
624
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
36
Total Households:
624
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
6.6
Mobile Homes:
115
Total Houses:
979
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1975
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
764
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
146800
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
455
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
291