Ford River township, Michigan

Population In Ford River township, Michigan

Population1994

In terms of political views, the Ford River township population skews Republican. The top religion in Ford River township is Catholic. The top age group is 65-up per census data.

Household Types in Ford River township, Michigan

  • Singles in Ford River township 40.7%
  • Married Couples in Ford River township 59.3%

Age Groups of People Living in Ford River township, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 8.0%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 19.4%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 29.0%
  • 65+ year olds 29.3%

Race Diversity in Ford River township, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Ford River township, Michigan is 3.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 0.2%
  • Whites 97.1%
  • Black or African Americans 0.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.5%
  • Asians 0.5%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 1.9%
  • Other 0.0%

The Religion of people living in Ford River township, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Ford River township, Michigan is Catholic. The Religion Diversity score in Ford River township, Michigan is 13.1Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant23.5%
Catholic36.0%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.5%
Mormon0.6%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.1%
No Religion39.3%

Industry and Occupation in Ford River township, Michigan

The top industry present in Ford River township, Michigan is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 26.6 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 9.8% work in Service occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Ford River township, Michigan is 66.2.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 3.2%
  • Construction 7.7%
  • Manufacturing 18.5%
  • Wholesale trade 0.0%
  • Retail trade 12.2%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 10.8%
  • Information 2.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 9.4%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 2.1%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 18.9%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 3.6%
  • Other services, except public administration 7.7%
  • Public administration 4.1%

The Occupation Diversity score in Ford River township, Michigan is 83.6.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 26.6%
  • Service occupations 9.8%
  • Sales and office occupations 22.0%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 17.1%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 24.6%

Average Educational level of people living in Ford River township,Michigan

58.7% of residents in Ford River township, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 37.9% of residents in Ford River township, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Ford River township, Michigan is 59.1.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 6.0%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 35.2%
  • Some college or associate's degree 37.4%
  • Bachelor's degree 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree 7.4%