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Copemish, Michigan

Copemish is a village located in Manistee County, Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 232.


\nAccording to the
United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.4 km² (0.9 mi²). 2.3 km² (0.9 mi²) of it is land and 0.2 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 6.45% water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 232 people, 85 households, and 60 families residing in the village. The population density is 103.0/km² (267.0/mi²). There are 105 housing units at an average density of 46.6/km² (120.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 91.38% White, 0.00% African American, 4.74% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.43% from other races, and 3.45% from two or more races. 3.45% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 85 households out of which 37.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.7% are married couples living together, 18.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% are non-families. 22.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.73 and the average family size is 3.20. In the village the population is spread out with 29.7% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 30.2% from 25 to 44, 18.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 81.1 males. The median income for a household in the village is $25,357, and the median income for a family is $25,313. Males have a median income of $21,964 versus $16,964 for females. The per capita income for the village is $10,884. 13.2% of the population and 11.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 9.8% are under the age of 18 and 6.3% are 65 or older.