West Traverse Township, Michigan

related topics
{township, household, population}
{household, population, female}

West Traverse Township is a civil township of Emmet County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,448 at the 2000 census.

Contents

Communities

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 13.4 square miles (34.6 km²), of which, 13.3 square miles (34.6 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.22%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,448 people, 629 households, and 447 families residing in the township. The population density was 108.6 per square mile (41.9/km²). There were 1,093 housing units at an average density of 82.0/sq mi (31.6/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.65% White, 0.14% African American, 1.52% Native American, 0.07% Asian, and 0.62% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.83% of the population.

There were 629 households out of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.9% were married couples living together, 4.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.8% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.77.

In the township the population was spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18, 4.0% from 18 to 24, 20.7% from 25 to 44, 35.2% from 45 to 64, and 18.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 103.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.8 males.

Full article ▸

related documents
Tilden Township, Michigan
Waverly Township, Cheboygan County, Michigan
Bergen Township, McLeod County, Minnesota
Bohemia Township, Michigan
Montmorency Township, Michigan
Richfield Township, Genesee County, Michigan
Sherman Township, Newaygo County, Michigan
LaGrange Township, Michigan
Swede Grove Township, Meeker County, Minnesota
Dorr Township, Michigan
Redding Township, Michigan
Eaton Township, Michigan
Lincoln Township, Arenac County, Michigan
Roxand Township, Michigan
Cedar Creek Township, Wexford County, Michigan
Carmel Township, Michigan
Dafter Township, Michigan
Pere Marquette Charter Township, Michigan
Oneida Charter Township, Michigan
Flom Township, Norman County, Minnesota
Springvale Township, Michigan
Lyons Township, Wadena County, Minnesota
Ossineke Township, Michigan
Quincy Township, Houghton County, Michigan
Ash Lake Township, Lincoln County, Minnesota
Mackinaw Township, Michigan
Rockland Township, Michigan
Clinton Falls Township, Steele County, Minnesota
Orrock Township, Sherburne County, Minnesota
Sheridan Township, Mecosta County, Michigan