Buchanan township, Michigan

Population In Buchanan township, Michigan

Population3518

In terms of political views, the Buchanan township population skews Republican. The top religion in Buchanan township is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Buchanan township, Michigan

  • Singles in Buchanan township 38.6%
  • Married Couples in Buchanan township 61.4%

Age Groups of People Living in Buchanan township, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 6.6%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 14.5%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 33.1%
  • 65+ year olds 24.2%

Race Diversity in Buchanan township, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Buchanan township, Michigan is 8.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 0.1%
  • Whites 92.4%
  • Black or African Americans 0.6%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 1.3%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 5.7%
  • Other 0.1%

The Religion of people living in Buchanan township, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Buchanan township, Michigan is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Buchanan township, Michigan is 18.4Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant32.9%
Catholic11.0%
Orthodox0.1%
Other / Christian0.2%
Mormon0.6%
Jewish0.2%
Muslim2.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.1%
No Religion52.9%

Industry and Occupation in Buchanan township, Michigan

The top industry present in Buchanan township, Michigan is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 34.2 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 11.6% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Buchanan township, Michigan is 64.2.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 10.0%
  • Manufacturing 15.8%
  • Wholesale trade 2.7%
  • Retail trade 13.4%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6.6%
  • Information 0.6%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 5.7%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 13.3%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 19.2%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.5%
  • Other services, except public administration 3.5%
  • Public administration 2.9%

The Occupation Diversity score in Buchanan township, Michigan is 82.2.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 34.2%
  • Service occupations 17.9%
  • Sales and office occupations 19.2%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 11.6%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 17.0%

Average Educational level of people living in Buchanan township,Michigan

50.5% of residents in Buchanan township, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 33.4% of residents in Buchanan township, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Buchanan township, Michigan is 55.9.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 12.0%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 37.5%
  • Some college or associate's degree 37.8%
  • Bachelor's degree 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree 4.9%