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Sands Twp.
987 State Hwy. M-553
Gwinn, MI 498418764

Phone: (906) 249-9169
FAX: (906) 249-2120
Township Hall
987 State Hwy. M-553, Gwinn


Township Officials

Darlene Walch
Supervisor
987 State Hwy. M-553
Gwinn MI 498418764

Phone: (906) 249-9169
FAX: (906) 249-2120
Lee Yelle
Clerk
987 State Hwy. M-553
Gwinn MI 498418764

Phone: (906) 249-9169
Justin Murawski
Treasurer
19 Arrowhead
Marquette MI 49855

Phone: (906) 249-9169
FAX: (906) 249-2120
David Kallio
Trustee
952 State Hwy. M-553
Gwinn MI 49841

Phone: (906) 249-3418
Justin Yelle
Trustee
987 State Hwy. M-553
Gwinn MI 498418764

Phone: (906) 249-9169
FAX: (906) 249-2120

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
103
Township FIPS:
71460
Township Area (in square miles):
66.7
Total Persons:
2285
Total Urban Persons:
759
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
1158
Total Females:
1127
Total White Persons:
2167
Total Black Persons:
12
Total Native Americans:
67
Total Asian
8
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
31
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
2253
Total Hispanic Persons:
32
Persons Under 5 years:
169
Persons 5 to 17 years:
878
Persons 18 to 24 years:
206
Persons 25 to 44 years:
725
Persons 45 to 64 years:
870
Persons 65 to 84 years:
136
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
491
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
26
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
99
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
145
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
992
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
930
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
827
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
33
Total Population:
2569
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
0
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
692
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
1740
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
49
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
176
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
43
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
395
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
200
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
1682
 
 
Median Household Income:
70132
Median Family Income:
78707
Per Capita Income:
29633
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
265
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
2553
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
41
Total Families:
738
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
41
Total Households:
738
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
6.2
Mobile Homes:
80
Total Houses:
992
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1985
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
663
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
162500
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
620
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
207