Hatton Township, Michigan

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Hatton Township, Michigan
Township
Hatton Township, Michigan is located in Michigan
Hatton Township, Michigan
Hatton Township, Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 43°56′30″N 84°46′33″W / 43.94167°N 84.77583°W / 43.94167; -84.77583Coordinates: 43°56′30″N 84°46′33″W / 43.94167°N 84.77583°W / 43.94167; -84.77583
Country United States
State Michigan
County Clare
Area
 • Total 36.2 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land 36.0 sq mi (93.2 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation 1,106 ft (337 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 923
 • Density 25.7/sq mi (9.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 48617 (Clare),
48622 (Farwell),
48625 (Harrison)
FIPS code 26-37160[1]
GNIS feature ID 1626450[2]

Hatton Township is a civil township of Clare County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 923 at the 2000 census.

Communities[edit]

There are no incorporated municipalities in the township.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.2 square miles (94 km2), of which 36.0 square miles (93 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) (0.58%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 923 people, 333 households, and 245 families residing in the township. The population density was 25.7 per square mile (9.9/km²). There were 466 housing units at an average density of 13.0 per square mile (5.0/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.29% White, 0.65% Native American, 0.65% Asian, 0.11% from other races, and 1.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.76% of the population.

There were 333 households out of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.0% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.4% were non-families. 20.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.77 and the average family size was 3.16.

In the township the population was spread out with 31.2% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 25.1% from 25 to 44, 25.5% from 45 to 64, and 11.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 101.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.9 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $30,461, and the median income for a family was $33,229. Males had a median income of $36,000 versus $19,583 for females. The per capita income for the township was $15,848. About 10.2% of families and 11.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.3% of those under age 18 and 12.6% of those age 65 or over.

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