Gaines township, Michigan

Population In Gaines township, Michigan

Population6499

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

Household Types in Gaines township, Michigan

  • Singles in Gaines township 34.5%
  • Married Couples in Gaines township 65.5%

Age Groups of People Living in Gaines township, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 6.1%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 19.5%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 34.7%
  • 65+ year olds 18.6%

Race Diversity in Gaines township, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Gaines township, Michigan is 5.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 3.4%
  • Whites 94.9%
  • Black or African Americans 1.2%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.0%
  • Asians 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 3.7%
  • Other 0.0%

The Religion of people living in Gaines township, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Gaines township, Michigan is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Gaines township, Michigan is 23.8Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant24.2%
Catholic10.7%
Orthodox0.3%
Other / Christian0.2%
Mormon0.4%
Jewish0.2%
Muslim2.6%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.8%
Other / Non-Christian0.1%
No Religion60.5%

Industry and Occupation in Gaines township, Michigan

The top industry present in Gaines township, Michigan is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 39.4 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 8.1% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Gaines township, Michigan is 67.9.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.3%
  • Construction 6.2%
  • Manufacturing 17.4%
  • Wholesale trade 0.9%
  • Retail trade 8.0%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 7.3%
  • Information 1.3%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 8.4%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 8.4%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 26.0%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.5%
  • Other services, except public administration 5.5%
  • Public administration 2.0%

The Occupation Diversity score in Gaines township, Michigan is 75.7.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 39.4%
  • Service occupations 14.6%
  • Sales and office occupations 20.0%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 8.1%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 17.9%

Average Educational level of people living in Gaines township,Michigan

60.9% of residents in Gaines township, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 37.2% of residents in Gaines township, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Gaines township, Michigan is 62.8.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 6.2%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 32.9%
  • Some college or associate's degree 36.9%
  • Bachelor's degree 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree 7.4%