Frankenmuth Township, Michigan


Frankenmuth Township, Michigan

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Frankenmuth Township, Michigan
settlement_type = Township
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pushpin_map_caption =Location within the state of Michigan
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subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = United States
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_name1 = Michigan
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Saginaw

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unit_pref = Imperial
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area_total_km2 = 84.6
area_land_km2 = 84.2
area_water_km2 = 0.4
area_total_sq_mi = 32.7
area_land_sq_mi = 32.5
area_water_sq_mi = 0.2

population_as_of = 2000
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population_total = 2049
population_density_km2 = 24.3
population_density_sq_mi = 63.1

timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
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elevation_m = 199
elevation_ft = 653
latd = 43 |latm = 20 |lats = 44 |latNS = N
longd = 83 |longm = 45 |longs = 14 |longEW = W

postal_code_type = ZIP codes
postal_code = 48734, 48787
area_code = 989
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 26-30220GR|2
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blank1_info = 1626304 [gnis|1626304]
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Frankenmuth Township is a civil township of Saginaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 2,049 at the 2000 census. The City of Frankenmuth is located within the township, but is administratively autonomous.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 32.7 square miles (84.6 km²), of which, 32.5 square miles (84.2 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.4 km²) of it (0.49%) is water.

Demographics

As of the censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 2,049 people, 728 households, and 607 families residing in the township. The population density was 63.1 per square mile (24.3/km²). There were 746 housing units at an average density of 23.0/sq mi (8.9/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.76% White, 0.54% African American, 0.10% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.29% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.15% of the population.

There were 728 households out of which 35.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.3% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.5% were non-families. 15.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the township the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 23.7% from 25 to 44, 29.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 102.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.8 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $61,480, and the median income for a family was $66,042. Males had a median income of $43,929 versus $31,027 for females. The per capita income for the township was $25,833. About 2.2% of families and 3.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.8% of those under age 18 and 7.0% of those age 65 or over.

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