Armada Township, Michigan
|• Total||36.56 sq mi (94.7 km2)|
|• Land||36.50 sq mi (94.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)|
|Elevation||774 ft (236 m)|
|• Density||145.7/sq mi (56.3/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1625850|
The village of Armada is located within the township. Armada Township was organized in 1832.
As of the census of 2000, there were 5,246 people, 1,715 households, and 1,413 families residing in the township. The population density was 143.7 inhabitants per square mile (55.5/km2). There were 1,761 housing units at an average density of 48.3 per square mile (18.6/km2). The racial makeup of the township was 98.06% White, 0.11% African American, 0.29% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.38% from other races, and 1.03% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.52% of the population.
There were 1,715 households, out of which 42.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 74.0% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.6% were non-families. 14.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.36.
In the township the population was spread out, with 29.0% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 24.4% from 45 to 64, and 8.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 101.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.2 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $68,421, and the median income for a family was $77,019. Males had a median income of $52,191 versus $32,146 for females. The per capita income for the township was $24,766. About 1.8% of families and 2.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.5% of those under age 18 and 3.1% of those age 65 or over.
- "2022 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Michigan". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 26, 2023.
- "P1. Race – Armada township, Macomb County, Michigan: 2020 DEC Redistricting Data (PL 94-171)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved July 26, 2023.
- "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Armada Township, Michigan