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Whiteford Twp.
8000 Yankee Road, Suite 100
P. O. Box 206
Ottawa Lake, MI 49267

Phone: (734) 856-5383
FAX: (734) 854-1817
Township Hall
8000 Yankee Rd. Ste. 100, Ottawa Lake


Township Officials

Walter Ruhl
Supervisor
8000 Yankee Rd
Suite 100
Ottawa Lake MI 49267

Phone: (734) 854-2416
FAX: (734) 854-1817
Angela Christensen
Clerk
8000 Yankee Road, Suite 100
P. O. Box 206
Ottawa Lake MI 49267

Phone: (734) 856-5383
FAX: (734) 854-1817
Timothy Hill
Treasurer
8000 Yankee Road, Suite 100
P. O. Box 206
Ottawa Lake MI 49267

Phone: (734) 568-0260
FAX: (734) 854-1817
Bernice Heidelberg
Trustee
4654 W. Erie Rd.
Temperance MI 48182

Phone: (734) 856-8666
FAX: (734) 854-1817
Donald Sahloff
Trustee
9700 Whiteford Rd.
Ottawa Lake MI 49267

Phone: (734) 856-4935

Demographic and Population Information

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

County FIPS:
115
Township FIPS:
86740
Township Area (in square miles):
40.2
Total Persons:
4602
Total Urban Persons:
626
Total Rural Persons:
626
Total Males:
2328
Total Females:
2274
Total White Persons:
4432
Total Black Persons:
70
Total Native Americans:
3
Total Asian
23
Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander:
0
Total Mixed Persons (2 or more races):
41
Total Non-Hispanic Persons:
4505
Total Hispanic Persons:
97
Persons Under 5 years:
331
Persons 5 to 17 years:
1522
Persons 18 to 24 years:
378
Persons 25 to 44 years:
999
Persons 45 to 64 years:
1459
Persons 65 to 84 years:
542
 
 
 
 
Average Household Size (Persons Per Household):
Married Family Households with Children Under 18:
1004
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder):
86
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder):
76
Households with Someone 65 Years or Older Living Alone:
620
 
 
 
 
Total Housing Units:
1728
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant):
1621
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters):
1424
 
 
 
 
Foreign Born Persons (includes naturalized & non-citizens):
39
Total Population:
4622
 
 
Persons (25 Years and Over) without a High School Diploma:
24
Persons (25 Years and Over) with Bachelors Degree or Higher:
527
Total Persons (25 Years and Over):
3078
 
 
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6:
125
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old:
217
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17:
77
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18:
610
Women (20 to 64 years old) - Not Working (i.e., not in Labor Force):
311
 
 
 
 
Total People (16 and Over) Employed:
2981
 
 
Median Household Income:
59375
Median Family Income:
70000
Per Capita Income:
25390
 
 
Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months:
195
Population used to determine Poverty Level:
4622
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
49
Total Families:
1336
Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months:
49
Total Households:
1336
 
 
Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit:
6.4
Mobile Homes:
9
Total Houses:
1728
 
 
Median Year Structure (Housing Unit) was Built:
1965
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:
Median Gross Rent (in dollars) for units being rented:
790
Median (Owner-Occupied) Housing Value:
190400
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage:
985
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage:
439