Elk Rapids Township, MI is a vibrant and diverse community located on the shores of Lake Michigan. Home to 2,529 residents, this small township offers many amenities and activities for its residents. The US Census states that the population density here is 368 people per square mile, making it a great place to live and work. There are several local businesses in Elk Rapids Township, such as a general store, bakery, cafe, petrol station and grocery stores. Year-round outdoor activities include kayaking, fishing, biking and camping along the lake shores. Local organizations such as the Elk Rapids Historical Society hold regular events at their museum and other historic sites in township. Sports fans can enjoy watching local teams compete in baseball games at Memorial Park or attending one of the many summer tournaments hosted by Elk Rapids Youth Sports every year.
The population in Elk Rapids township is 2,529. There are 357 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Elk Rapids township is 56.4, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Elk Rapids township is 2.2, the US average of people per household is 2.6.
Family in Elk Rapids township
- 62.1% are married
- 12.9% are divorced
- 19.5% are married with children
- 8.3% have children, but are single
Race in Elk Rapids township
- 97.0% are white
- 0.0% are black
- 0.0% are asian
- 0.0% are native american
- 0.0% claim Other
- 1.3% claim Hispanic Ethnicity
- 1.7% Two or More Races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander