Ganges, Michigan

Ganges: Township of Michigan

About

Ganges is a township located in the county of Allegan in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,530 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,689 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Ganges

Population : 2,689 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Allegan County
Postal code : 49408
Area : 84.7 km2
Altitude : 699 feet / 213 meters
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 09:17:12 (21st May 2024)
Density : 32 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.91% (2010-2020)

Geography

Ganges is located at 42°34'37"N 86°12'37"W (42.5769700, -86.2103100).

Ganges map

Demographics

The population of Ganges increased by 5.91% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,530 - census
2011 2,532 0.08% estimation process
2012 2,539 0.28% estimation process
2013 2,555 0.63% estimation process
2014 2,583 1.08% estimation process
2015 2,598 0.58% estimation process
2016 2,609 0.42% estimation process
2017 2,635 0.99% estimation process
2018 2,643 0.3% estimation process
2019 2,669 0.97% estimation process
2020 2,689 0.74% estimation process

People born in Ganges (1)

Union Army soldier John M. Wever was born in Ganges

Schools in Ganges

College & universities near Ganges, MI

Code Name City ZIP
170301 Hope College Holland (MI) 49422-9000

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ganges, MI

Code Name Address Type
HOM Holland station 171 Lincoln Ave. RAIL
BAM Bangor 541 Railroad St. RAIL
SJM St. Joseph 410 1/2 Vine Street RAIL
KAL Kalamazoo Transportation Center 459 North Burdick St. RAIL
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL

Post offices near Ganges

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dougla Post Office Douglas (MI) 49406

Other cities in Allegan County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Allegan County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Holland 26,033 City in Michigan, United States
Mount Pleasant 24,274 City in Isabella County, Michigan, United States
Dorr 7,925 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Otsego 5,923 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Allegan 4,749 City in Michigan
Lee 4,288 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Plainwell 3,774 City in Michigan, United States
Wayland 3,473 City in Michigan, United States
Saugatuck 3,408 City in Allegan County in the U.
Overisel 3,025 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Fillmore 2,770 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Watson 2,203 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Hamilton 1,457 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Fennville 1,434 City in Allegan County, Michigan, United States of America
Douglas 1,354 City in Michigan, USA
Gibson 1,165 Township in Bay County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Ganges distances to largest Michigan cities