Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

Population In Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

Population1033

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

Household Types in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

  • Singles in Elk township (Lake County) 38.8%
  • Married Couples in Elk township (Lake County) 61.2%

Age Groups of People Living in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 6.3%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 8.9%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 40.6%
  • 65+ year olds 40.4%

Race Diversity in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is 1.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 0.5%
  • Whites 99.1%
  • Black or African Americans 0.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.6%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 0.3%
  • Other 0.0%

The Religion of people living in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is 11.3Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant11.2%
Catholic7.1%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.0%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion81.7%

Industry and Occupation in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan

The top industry present in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is Retail trade. 23.2 % of residents work in Service occupations, while only 11.9% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is 64.1.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.5%
  • Construction 12.1%
  • Manufacturing 10.1%
  • Wholesale trade 2.3%
  • Retail trade 23.7%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6.6%
  • Information 0.8%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.8%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 7.8%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 10.6%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 14.9%
  • Other services, except public administration 3.0%
  • Public administration 2.8%

The Occupation Diversity score in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is 89.8.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 22.5%
  • Service occupations 23.2%
  • Sales and office occupations 21.5%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 11.9%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 21.0%

Average Educational level of people living in Elk township (Lake County),Michigan

54.1% of residents in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 24.8% of residents in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Elk township (Lake County), Michigan is 56.9.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 8.6%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 37.3%
  • Some college or associate's degree 37.2%
  • Bachelor's degree 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree 6.0%