Almont Township, Michigan
|Almont Township, Michigan|
|• Total||37.1 sq mi (96.0 km2)|
|• Land||37.0 sq mi (95.8 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)|
|Elevation||840 ft (256 m)|
|• Density||163.3/sq mi (63.1/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1625830|
The Village of Almont is located within the township.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 37.1 square miles (96 km2), of which 37.0 square miles (96 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) (0.27%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 6,041 people, 2,094 households, and 1,683 families residing in the township. The population density was 163.3 per square mile (63.1/km²). There were 2,185 housing units at an average density of 59.1 per square mile (22.8/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 96.69% White, 0.18% African American, 0.38% Native American, 0.33% Asian, 1.49% from other races, and 0.93% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.05% of the population.
There were 2,094 households out of which 40.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.9% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.6% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.88 and the average family size was 3.24.
In the township the population was spread out with 29.0% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 32.4% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.4 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $65,000, and the median income for a family was $69,055. Males had a median income of $53,795 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the township was $23,608. About 1.8% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.8% of those under age 18 and 4.1% of those age 65 or over.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Almont Township, Michigan