Watervliet township, Michigan

Population In Watervliet township, Michigan

Population3090

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

Household Types in Watervliet township, Michigan

  • Singles in Watervliet township 49.2%
  • Married Couples in Watervliet township 50.8%

Age Groups of People Living in Watervliet township, Michigan

  • 18 to 24 year olds 9.8%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 19.1%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 23.7%
  • 65+ year olds 27.5%

Race Diversity in Watervliet township, Michigan

The Race Diversity score in Watervliet township, Michigan is 19.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 4.3%
  • Whites 83.2%
  • Black or African Americans 9.4%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.3%
  • Asians 0.6%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 5.4%
  • Other 1.1%

The Religion of people living in Watervliet township, Michigan

The primary religious affiliation in Watervliet township, Michigan is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Watervliet 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 Watervliet township, Michigan

The top industry present in Watervliet township, Michigan is Manufacturing. 25.0 % of residents work in Service occupations, while only 7.4% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Watervliet township, Michigan is 56.6.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 6.7%
  • Manufacturing 20.7%
  • Wholesale trade 0.0%
  • Retail trade 15.9%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.7%
  • Information 2.3%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 2.2%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 15.6%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 12.2%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 14.2%
  • Other services, except public administration 3.5%
  • Public administration 1.7%

The Occupation Diversity score in Watervliet township, Michigan is 84.2.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 24.7%
  • Service occupations 25.0%
  • Sales and office occupations 22.0%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 7.4%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 20.9%

Average Educational level of people living in Watervliet township,Michigan

47.1% of residents in Watervliet township, Michigan have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 61.3% of residents in Watervliet township, Michigan hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Watervliet township, Michigan is 66.3.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 13.8%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 39.1%
  • Some college or associate's degree 27.8%
  • Bachelor's degree 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree 8.0%