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Essex Twp.
8740 W. Colony Rd.
St. Johns, MI 48879

Phone: (989) 224-3484
Township Hall
None


Township Officials

Carla Wardin
Supervisor
6522 W. Colony Rd.
St Johns MI 48879

Phone: (989) 224-3484
Lori Conner
Clerk
8740 W. Colony Rd.
St. Johns MI 48879

Phone: (989) 224-3484
Kathy George
Treasurer
5462 W Lowe Rd
St. Johns MI 48879

Phone: (989) 307-1069
Jim Gavenda
Trustee
PO Box 32
Maple Rapids MI 48853

Phone: (989) 682-4612
Mark Winsor
Trustee
5031 Anderson Rd.
St. Johns MI 48879

Phone: (989) 224-7275

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
037
Township FIPS:
26400
Township Area (in square miles):
35.6
Total Persons:
1910
Total Urban Persons:
0
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
977
Total Females:
933
Total White Persons:
1864
Total Black Persons:
11
Total Native Americans:
1
Total Asian
6
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
14
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
1876
Total Hispanic Persons:
34
Persons Under 5 years:
104
Persons 5 to 17 years:
825
Persons 18 to 24 years:
132
Persons 25 to 44 years:
468
Persons 45 to 64 years:
482
Persons 65 to 84 years:
214
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
483
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
9
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
42
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
231
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
706
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
681
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
621
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
23
Total Population:
1861
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
0
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
177
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
1181
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
39
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
120
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
41
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
188
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
127
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
1220
 
 
Median Household Income:
58750
Median Family Income:
66875
Per Capita Income:
22907
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
129
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
1847
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
29
Total Families:
477
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
29
Total Households:
477
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
6.7
Mobile Homes:
15
Total Houses:
706
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1967
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
433
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
145500
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
369
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
252