Montcalm County, MI

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2020 Population
63,516
0.162% 1-year growth
US Senator
Debbie Stabenow
Democratic Party
US Senator
Gary Peters
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
40.8
0.246% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
12.8%
10.6% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$52,390
5.95% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$121,800
6.94% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
27,192
0.679% 1-year decline

About

In 2020, Montcalm County, MI had a population of 63.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $52,390. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Montcalm County, MI grew from 63,413 to 63,516, a 0.162% increase and its median household income grew from $49,448 to $52,390, a 5.95% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Montcalm County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.2%), White (Hispanic) (2.42%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.13%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.11%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.71%).

None of the households in Montcalm County, MI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.4% of the residents in Montcalm County, MI are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Montcalm County, MI are Montcalm Community College (390 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Montcalm County, MI was $121,800, and the homeownership rate was 79.7%.

Most people in Montcalm County, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Montcalm County, MI was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Montcalm County, MI is home to a population of 63.5k people, from which 99.4% are citizens. As of 2018, 1.4% of Montcalm County, MI residents were born outside of the country (885 people).

In 2020, there were 37.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.9k people) in Montcalm County, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.54k White (Hispanic) and 1.36k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.4%
2020 Citizenship
99.4%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.4% of Montcalm County, MI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Montcalm County, MI was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Montcalm County, MI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    57.9k ± 157
  2. White (Hispanic)
    1.54k ± 126
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.36k ± 163
3.57%
Hispanic Population
2.27k people

In 2020, there were 37.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.9k people) in Montcalm County, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.54k White (Hispanic) and 1.36k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.57% of the people in Montcalm County, MI are hispanic (2.27k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Montcalm County, MI as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    78,782 ± 6,864 people
  2. India
    74,611 ± 6,681 people
  3. Iraq
    57,515 ± 5,871 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Michigan was Mexico, the natal country of 78,782 Michigan residents, followed by India with 74,611 and Iraq with 57,515.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
885 people
1.35%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
849 people

As of 2018, 1.4% of Montcalm County, MI residents (885 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Montcalm County, MI was 1.35%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,541 ± 232
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    714 ± 188
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    574 ± 156

Montcalm County, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.16 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Montcalm County, MI employs 27.2k people. The largest industries in Montcalm County, MI are Manufacturing (6,149 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (3,840 people), and Retail Trade (3,453 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($88,750), Management of Companies & Enterprises ($57,269), and Public Administration ($55,703).

Males in Michigan have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,905. The income inequality in Michigan (measured using the Gini index) is 0.471, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

27.2k
2020 Value
± 977
−0.679%
1 Year decline
± 4.94%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Montcalm County, MI declined at a rate of −0.679%, from 27.4k employees to 27.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Montcalm County, MI, are Production Occupations (3,894 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (3,295 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,458 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Montcalm County, MI.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

27.2k
2020 Value
± 977
−0.679%
1 Year decline
± 4.94%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Montcalm County, MI declined at a rate of −0.679%, from 27.4k employees to 27.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Montcalm County, MI, are Manufacturing (6,149 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (3,840 people), and Retail Trade (3,453 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Montcalm County, MI, though some of these residents may live in Montcalm County, MI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$41,006
Median earning men ± $1,384
$26,121
Median earning women ± $1,585

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Public Administration ($56,789), Information ($56,333), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($52,016).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($53,783), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($38,224), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($32,350).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Michigan. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Michigan.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 332
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 291
    Manufacturing
  3. 252
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Payroll by Industry Sector

The industries with the highest total annual payroll
  1. $480k
    Manufacturing
  2. $215k
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. $79.1k
    Retail Trade

The chart shows the total annual payroll and the average annual payroll by industry.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $193B
  2. $56.5B
  3. $49.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $193B, followed by Machinery ($56.5B) and Mixed freight ($49.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Michigan products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$638B
2020 Value in Michigan
$1.16T
Projected 2050 Value in Michigan
81.2% growth

In 2020, total outbound Michigan trade was $638B. This is expected to increase 81.2% to $1.16T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Michigan trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $35.1B
  2. $34.4B
  3. $29.5B

In 2020, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $35.1B, followed by Texas with $34.4B and Indiana and $29.5B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Michigan shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Montcalm County, MI went to Donald J. Trump with 68% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (30.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.33%).

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing the state of Michigan. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Michigan is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Michigan

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Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001
Gary Peters
Senator from Michigan2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing Michigan.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Michigan over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Michigan

Michigan is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Michigan have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Montcalm County, MI awarded 390 degrees. The student population of Montcalm County, MI in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 509 male students and 905 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Montcalm County, MI are White (341 and 87.7%), followed by Unknown (31 and 7.97%), Two or More Races (12 and 3.08%), and Hispanic or Latino (2 and 0.514%).

The largest universities in Montcalm County, MI by number of degrees awarded are Montcalm Community College (390 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Montcalm County, MI are Liberal Arts & Sciences (152 and 39%), Registered Nursing (62 and 15.9%), and Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology (49 and 12.6%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 1,414 students enrolled in Montcalm County, MI, 36% men and 64% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in Unknown with 719 records, of which 62.2% were women and 37.8% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 82 degree-majors awarded
  2. 62 degree-majors awarded
  3. 10 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Montcalm County, MI was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 82 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Montcalm County, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
390 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Montcalm Community College with 390 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 131 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Montcalm County, MI, which is 0.506 times less than the 259 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 341 degrees mean that there were 11 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 31 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($6,420) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,290) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,200) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.713% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.711% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (2.28M), Some college (1.97M), and Bachelors Degree (1.34M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Montcalm County, MI was $121,800 in 2020, which is 0.53 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $113,900 to $121,800, a 6.94% increase. The homeownership rate in Montcalm County, MI is 79.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Montcalm County, MI have an average commute time of 29.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Montcalm County, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Montcalm County, MI is $52,390. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Montcalm County, MI was Census Tract 9706 with a value of $58,511, followed by Census Tract 9707 and Census Tract 9703, with respective values of $58,488 and $56,154.

In 2021, 14.6% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Montcalm County, MI. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 2.74%.

Property

$121,800
Median Property Value 2020
±$3,551
$19,248
Median Property Taxes
±$778

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Montcalm County, MI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Montcalm County, MI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

79.7%
Homeownership
2020
61.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 79.7% of the housing units in Montcalm County, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 78.1%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9706
  2. Census Tract 9707
  3. Census Tract 9703

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Montcalm County, MI was Census Tract 9706 with a value of $58,511, followed by Census Tract 9707 and Census Tract 9703, with respective values of $58,488 and $56,154.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Montcalm County, MI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$52,390
Median Household Income
± $1,392
23.8k
Number of Households
± 815

In 2020, the median household income of the 23.8k households in Montcalm County, MI grew to $52,390 from the previous year's value of $49,448.

The following chart displays the households in Montcalm County, MI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Montcalm County, MI is from Michigan.
0.471
2020 Wage GINI in Michigan
0.475
2019 Wage GINI in Michigan

In 2020, the income inequality in Michigan was 0.471 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.801% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Michigan was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Michigan in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Michigan across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (83.5%)
  2. Carpooled (9.1%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.48%)

In 2020, 83.5% of workers in Montcalm County, MI drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.1%) and those who worked at home (4.48%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

29.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Montcalm County, MI have a longer commute time (29.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.1% of the workforce in Montcalm County, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Montcalm County, MI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Montcalm County, MI have 2 cars.

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2021, 14.6% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Montcalm County, MI. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 2.74%.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Montcalm County, MI (7.8k out of 60.8k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Montcalm County, MI is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2021, 18.6% of the children was living in poverty in Montcalm County, MI. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 4.8%.

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Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2021, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 377 in Montcalm County, MI. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator grew 138 per 100,000 population.

The graph shows the trend in the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population.

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pulseHealth

92.8% of the population of Montcalm County, MI has health coverage, with 43.9% on employee plans, 20.5% on Medicaid, 14.7% on Medicare, 12.3% on non-group plans, and 1.36% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Michigan was $8,055 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,745).

Primary care physicians in Montcalm County, MI see 2369 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.07% decrease from the previous year (2444 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2130 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 477 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.4% were men and 51.6% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,369 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Montcalm County, MI

Primary care physicians in Montcalm County, MI see an average of 2,369 patients per year. This represents a 3.07% decrease from the previous year (2,444 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Montcalm County, MI in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Michigan across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.6% under 18 years, 18.4% between 18 and 34 years, 39.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.4% were men and 51.6% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

7.2%
Uninsured
43.9%
Employer Coverage
20.5%
Medicaid
14.7%
Medicare
12.3%
Non-Group
1.36%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Montcalm County, MI declined by 5.18% from 7.59% to 7.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Montcalm County, MI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 59.8 in Montcalm County, MI.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 42.3% in Montcalm County, MI.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 7.04% in Montcalm County, MI.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Montcalm County, MI.

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