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Silver Creek Twp.
PO Box 464
Dowagiac, MI 490470464

Phone: (269) 424-3025
FAX: (269) 424-3858
Township Hall
32764 Dixon St., Dowagiac


Township Officials

Bill Saunders
Supervisor
PO Box 464
Dowagiac MI 490470464

Phone: (269) 424-3025
Lorri Behnke
Clerk
PO Box 464
Dowagiac MI 490470464

Phone: (269) 424-3025
FAX: (269) 424-3858
Maureen Kuriata
Treasurer
PO Box 464
Dowagiac MI 490470464

Phone: (269) 424-3025
Michael Glynn
Trustee
51718 Red Mill Rd.
Dowagiac MI 49047

Phone: (269) 424-3025
FAX: 269 424 3858
William Zuhl
Trustee
50816 Magician Lake Rd.
Dowagiac MI 49047

Phone: (269) 424-6242
FAX: (269) 424-3858

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
027
Township FIPS:
73940
Township Area (in square miles):
34.2
Total Persons:
3218
Total Urban Persons:
36
Total Rural Persons:
0
Total Males:
1587
Total Females:
1631
Total White Persons:
2896
Total Black Persons:
40
Total Native Americans:
58
Total Asian
4
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
72
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
2907
Total Hispanic Persons:
311
Persons Under 5 years:
120
Persons 5 to 17 years:
1165
Persons 18 to 24 years:
364
Persons 25 to 44 years:
633
Persons 45 to 64 years:
941
Persons 65 to 84 years:
508
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
432
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
103
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
202
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
569
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
2203
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
1148
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
996
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
352
Total Population:
3251
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
13
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
454
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
2143
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
7
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
113
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
55
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
418
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
189
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
2594
 
 
Median Household Income:
49571
Median Family Income:
64712
Per Capita Income:
23521
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
733
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
3231
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
87
Total Families:
817
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
87
Total Households:
817
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
5.5
Mobile Homes:
212
Total Houses:
2203
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1980
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
567
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
163000
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
585
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
411