Location of Hanover, Michigan
|• Total||0.44 sq mi (1.14 km2)|
|• Land||0.42 sq mi (1.09 km2)|
|• Water||0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)|
|Elevation||1,115 ft (340 m)|
|• Estimate (2012)||438|
|• Density||1,050.0/sq mi (405.4/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||0627738|
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.44 square miles (1.14 km2), of which, 0.42 square miles (1.09 km2) of it is land and 0.02 square miles (0.05 km2) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 441 people, 164 households, and 117 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,050.0 inhabitants per square mile (405.4 /km2). There were 186 housing units at an average density of 442.9 per square mile (171.0 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.7% White, 0.9% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.7% from other races, and 2.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.3% of the population.
There were 164 households of which 41.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.2% were married couples living together, 17.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.7% were non-families. 25.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.69 and the average family size was 3.17.
The median age in the village was 32.1 years. 32% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.1% were from 25 to 44; 22.5% were from 45 to 64; and 10% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 424 people, 155 households, and 121 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,031.2 per square mile (399.3/km²). There were 164 housing units at an average density of 398.9 per square mile (154.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.82% White, 0.94% African American and 0.24% Native American.
There were 155 households out of which 43.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 16.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.9% were non-families. 19.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.07.
In the village the population was spread out with 32.1% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 12.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 94.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.6 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $38,750, and the median income for a family was $39,167. Males had a median income of $35,833 versus $25,625 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,254. About 17.5% of families and 18.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.6% of those under age 18 and 13.3% of those age 65 or over.
The Lee Conklin Organ Museum is the main attraction within the town. More details can be obtained from the Hanover-Horton Area Historical Society web page. There is also a yearly Fourth of July parade, five mile run for anyone, and fireworks display.
- Homer Folks, sociologist and social welfare advocate
- "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
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- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.