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Nelson Twp.
PO Box 109
Sand Lake, MI 493430109

Phone: (616) 636-5332
FAX: (616) 636-4452
Township Hall
2 Maple St., Sand Lake


Township Officials

Robyn Britton
Supervisor
16799 Keller Ave.
Sand Lake MI 49343

Phone: (616) 636-5332
FAX: (616) 636-4452
Laura Hoffman
Clerk
2 Maple St., PO Box 109
Sand Lake MI 493430109

Phone: (616) 240-3876
Katy Austin
Treasurer
PO Box 109
Sand Lake MI 493430109

Phone: (616) 636-5332
Glen Armstrong
Trustee
6991 Whipple Rd.
Cedar Springs MI 49319

Phone: (616) 696-0256
Maureen Mahoney
Trustee
8645 16 Mile Rd.
Cedar Springs MI 49319

Phone: (616) 696-3803

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
081
Township FIPS:
56920
Township Area (in square miles):
35.9
Total Persons:
4764
Total Urban Persons:
0
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
2414
Total Females:
2350
Total White Persons:
4616
Total Black Persons:
38
Total Native Americans:
15
Total Asian
14
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
2
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
54
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
4650
Total Hispanic Persons:
114
Persons Under 5 years:
229
Persons 5 to 17 years:
1803
Persons 18 to 24 years:
384
Persons 25 to 44 years:
1298
Persons 45 to 64 years:
1473
Persons 65 to 84 years:
318
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
984
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
140
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
60
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
371
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
1948
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
1651
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
1548
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
36
Total Population:
4719
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
39
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
519
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
3142
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
65
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
200
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
101
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
665
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
403
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
3301
 
 
Median Household Income:
62981
Median Family Income:
66667
Per Capita Income:
22933
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
596
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
4650
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
117
Total Families:
1322
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
117
Total Households:
1322
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
5.9
Mobile Homes:
341
Total Houses:
1948
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1986
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
447
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
139500
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
1150
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
398