Hendricks Township, Michigan

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Hendricks Township, Michigan
Fire Trucks being washed in Epoufette
Fire Trucks being washed in Epoufette
Location within Mackinac County
Location within Mackinac County
Hendricks Township, Michigan is located in Michigan
Hendricks Township, Michigan
Hendricks Township, Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 46°8′26″N 85°10′49″W / 46.14056°N 85.18028°W / 46.14056; -85.18028Coordinates: 46°8′26″N 85°10′49″W / 46.14056°N 85.18028°W / 46.14056; -85.18028
Country United States
State Michigan
County Mackinac
 • Total 81.1 sq mi (210.1 km2)
 • Land 78.9 sq mi (204.4 km2)
 • Water 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)
Elevation 860 ft (262 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 183
 • Density 2.3/sq mi (0.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 49762 (Naubinway)
49793 (Trout Lake)
FIPS code 26-37660[1]
GNIS feature ID 1626464[2]

Hendricks Township is a civil township of Mackinac County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 183 at the 2000 census.



According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 81.1 square miles (210 km2), of which 78.9 square miles (204 km2) is land and 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2) (2.72%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 183 people, 78 households, and 51 families residing in the township. The population density was 2.3 per square mile (0.9/km²). There were 173 housing units at an average density of 2.2 per square mile (0.8/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 83.61% White, 10.93% Native American, 0.55% Asian, and 4.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.64% of the population.

There were 78 households out of which 25.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.4% were married couples living together, 6.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.6% were non-families. 29.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.82.

In the township the population was spread out with 25.7% under the age of 18, 1.6% from 18 to 24, 29.0% from 25 to 44, 25.7% from 45 to 64, and 18.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 110.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.0 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $32,500, and the median income for a family was $33,906. Males had a median income of $27,083 versus $11,875 for females. The per capita income for the township was $13,772. About 15.3% of families and 23.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35.0% of those under the age of eighteen and 18.6% of those sixty five or over.