Gerrish township, Michigan

Population In Gerrish township, Michigan

Population2929

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

Household Types in Gerrish township, Michigan

  • Singles in Gerrish township 37.4%
  • Married Couples in Gerrish township 62.6%

Age Groups of People Living in Gerrish township, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 7.1%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 8.6%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 32.6%
  • 65+ year olds 37.6%

Race Diversity in Gerrish township, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Gerrish township, Michigan is 1.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 1.7%
  • Whites 98.6%
  • Black or African Americans 0.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.0%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 1.0%
  • Other 0.4%

The Religion of people living in Gerrish township, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Gerrish township, Michigan is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Gerrish township, Michigan is 16.3Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant14.9%
Catholic8.0%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.7%
Mormon0.4%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion76%

Industry and Occupation in Gerrish township, Michigan

The top industry present in Gerrish township, Michigan is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 49.4 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 4.2% work in Production, transportation, and material moving occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Gerrish township, Michigan is 62.2.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.4%
  • Construction 11.0%
  • Manufacturing 5.9%
  • Wholesale trade 2.6%
  • Retail trade 14.3%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.2%
  • Information 0.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.5%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 7.7%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 30.2%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 10.2%
  • Other services, except public administration 4.6%
  • Public administration 3.4%

The Occupation Diversity score in Gerrish township, Michigan is 60.4.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 49.4%
  • Service occupations 11.4%
  • Sales and office occupations 22.3%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 12.7%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 4.2%

Average Educational level of people living in Gerrish township,Michigan

64.9% of residents in Gerrish township, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 32.5% of residents in Gerrish township, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Gerrish township, Michigan is 58.6.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 3.0%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 32.1%
  • Some college or associate's degree 41.1%
  • Bachelor's degree 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree 12.0%