Lakeview, MI Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,112. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,122 (+0.9% change)
Males: 499 (44.9%), Females: 613 (55.1%)

Zip code: 48850

Median resident age: 36.3 years
Median household income: $33,611 (year 2000)
Median house value: $68,800 (year 2000)

Races in Lakeview:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.6%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (19.8%), English (15.9%), United States (12.7%), Irish (12.1%), Danish (6.7%), Dutch (5.4%).

Land area: 1.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lakeview

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lakeview village

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 13.5%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-0.6%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Lakeview:

  • KELSEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (418 WASHINGTON AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Lakeview:

  • UNITED MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; GREENVILLE, MI)
  • MECOSTA COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; BIG RAPIDS, MI)
  • SHERIDAN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; SHERIDAN, MI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lakeview:

  • GERALD R. FORD INTERNATIONAL (about 43 miles; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; ID: GRR)
  • CAPITAL CITY (about 67 miles; LANSING, MI; ID: LAN)
  • MUSKEGON COUNTY (about 69 miles; MUSKEGON, MI; ID: MKG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lakeview:

  • LAKEVIEW AIRPORT-GRIFFITH FIELD (about 3 miles; LAKEVIEW, MI; ID: 13C)
  • CANADIAN LAKES (about 9 miles; MECOSTA, MI; ID: 0C5)
  • MECOSTA MORTON (about 13 miles; MECOSTA, MI; ID: 27C)
Amtrak station near Lakeview:

  • 14 miles: HOWARD CITY (130 N. ENSLEY ST.) – Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lakeview:

  • FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Full-time enrollment: 8,593)
  • CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY (about 31 miles; MT PLEASANT, MI; FT enrollment: 21,353)
  • CALVIN COLLEGE (about 40 miles; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; FT enrollment: 4,148)
  • AQUINAS COLLEGE (about 42 miles; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; FT enrollment: 2,022)
  • GRAND RAPIDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; FT enrollment: 7,590)
  • GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 56 miles; ALLENDALE, MI; FT enrollment: 15,124)
  • MUSKEGON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 66 miles; MUSKEGON, MI; FT enrollment: 2,365)

Schools

Public high school in Lakeview:

  • LAKEVIEW HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 629; Location: 9800 YOUNGMAN ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lakeview:

  • LAKEVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 420; Location: 125 S. 5TH STREET; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • LAKEVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 418; Location: 516 E. WASHINGTON AVENUE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BRIGHT START ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 335; Location: 9497 PADEN ROAD; Grades: PK – 02)
Private primary/middle school in Lakeview:

  • PLEASANT HILL AMISH PAR SCH (Students: 28; Location: 7750 KENDAVILLE RD CORNER OF F; Grades: 1 – 8)

Libraries

Library in Lakeview:

  • TAMARACK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $162,666; Location: 407 EAST LINCOLN AVENUE; 21,120 books; 415 audio materials; 340 video materials; 290 serial subscriptions)