Antwerp Township, Michigan

related topics
{township, household, population}
{city, population, household}
{country, population, people}

Antwerp Township is a civil township of Van Buren County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the township population was 10,813. It was named after the major Flemish city of Antwerp.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 35.1 square miles (90.9 km²), of which, 34.9 square miles (90.4 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.5 km²) of it (0.54%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 10,813 people, 3,764 households, and 2,935 families residing in the township. The population density was 309.9 per square mile (119.7/km²). There were 3,968 housing units at an average density of 113.7/sq mi (43.9/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 93.54% White, 1.29% African American, 0.35% Native American, 0.52% Asian, 2.19% from other races, and 2.10% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.07% of the population.

There were 3,764 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.0% were married couples living together, 11.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.0% were non-families. 17.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.16.

In the township the population was spread out with 29.9% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 95.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.2 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $50,556, and the median income for a family was $56,424. Males had a median income of $39,363 versus $27,321 for females. The per capita income for the township was $19,418. About 3.9% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.8% of those under age 18 and 10.5% of those age 65 or over.

References

Bangor | Gobles | Hartford | South Haven

Bloomingdale | Breedsville | Decatur | Lawrence | Lawton | Mattawan | Paw Paw

Full article ▸

related documents
Greenwood Township, Clare County, Michigan
Port Sheldon Township, Michigan
Bingham Township, Leelanau County, Michigan
Milton Township, Cass County, Michigan
Watertown Township, Clinton County, Michigan
Rolland Township, Michigan
Kasson Township, Michigan
Hartwick Township, Michigan
Balkan Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota
Washington Township, Macomb County, Michigan
Reading Township, Michigan
Almena Township, Michigan
Lapeer Township, Michigan
Albion Township, Michigan
Yates Township, Michigan
Elm River Township, Michigan
Freedom Township, Michigan
Clyde Township, Allegan County, Michigan
Churchill Township, Michigan
Martin Township, Michigan
Argentine Township, Michigan
Meadowlands Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota
Sunfield Township, Michigan
Clinton Township, Oscoda County, Michigan
Rock River Township, Michigan
Sargeant Township, Mower County, Minnesota
Banks Township, Michigan
Robinson Township, Michigan
Gore Township, Michigan
Wright Township, Ottawa County, Michigan