This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Long Lake township has a very low population density. Long Lake township is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Long Lake township, MI is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 8/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Long Lake township has a population density of 272, with 8,201 current residents.
Out of the 8,201 current residents, 51% are male and 49% are female. 66% of the residents are married and 34% are single.
- 45% Sun
- 30% Rain
- 81% Snow
48°F average temperature
- 22 years Median home age
- $172,360 Median home price
- -5.95% Home appreciation rate
- 10.63% Annual property tax
As for living in Long Lake township, the air quality is 83% and the weather, on average, is 45% sunny, 30% rainy, and 81% snowy. The average temperature is 48°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Long Lake township, you should know that 71% of homes are owned while 13.2% of homes are rented, and 15.9% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $172,360, the median age of homes is 22 years, the annual home appreciation is -5.95% and the annual property tax is 10.63%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)4
When looking at the community of Long Lake township, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Long Lake township’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Long Lake township is 37 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 47.73% Democratic, 50.72% Republican, and 1.56% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:19
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
95%High school diploma
10%Some college or associates degree
11%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Long Lake township, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 12.10% of residents are unemployed in Long Lake township (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Long Lake township residents: 13.3% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 19.82% are in the arts and sciences field, 18.3% are in the customer service field, 27.6% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 10.2% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 10.8% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:19. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 94.72%, 10.06% of residents have an associate’s degree, 17.14% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 11.38% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Long Lake township, you should be aware that the average commute time is 23 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Long Lake township have a few different options. 87% of commuters use their own cars, 9% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 3% of residents work from home.