New Era Oceana County, Michigan

New Era: Human settlement in Oceana County, Michigan, United States of America

About

New Era is a city located in the county of Oceana in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 451 and a population density of 207 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 440 inhabitants.

New Era Quick Facts

Population : 440 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Oceana County
Postal code : 49446
Area : 2.18 km2
Altitude : 755 feet / 230 meters
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 16:37:29 (20th January 2022)
Density : 202 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.5% (2010-2020)
Weather : 18℉ Snow Showers Likely 7-days weather

Geography

New Era is located at 43°33'33"N 86°20'44"W (43.5591800, -86.3456300).

New Era map

Weather

New Era forecast: Snow showers likely. Cloudy. High near 18, with temperatures falling to around 16 in the afternoon. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than half an inch possible. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of New Era decreased by 2.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 451 - census
2011 449 -0.45% estimation process
2012 446 -0.67% estimation process
2013 445 -0.22% estimation process
2014 445 0% estimation process
2015 442 -0.68% estimation process
2016 442 0% estimation process
2017 443 0.23% estimation process
2018 444 0.23% estimation process
2019 440 -0.91% estimation process
2020 440 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,568
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,782
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,559
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,785
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 28.1%
People over 65 (%) : 15.8%
Female persons, % : 52.9%
White only, percent : 97.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 443
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.0%

New Era zip code is 49446. County name: Oceana, County fips: 26127

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $91,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $872
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $325
2015-2019 median gross rent : $750
2015-2019 Households : 2,160
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.54
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,586
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 15,077
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,071
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 68,466
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,934
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,583
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,682
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 346
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 185
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 43
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 30
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 28
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 282
2010 population per square mile : 2,113.1
2010 land area in square miles : 2.74

Schools in New Era

College & universities near New Era, MI

Code Name City ZIP
171304 Muskegon Community College Muskegon (MI) 49442-1432

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Era, MI

Code Name Address Type
BGP Big Rapids, Michigan 14342 Northland Dr. BUS
HWC Howard City, Michigan 130 North Ensley St. BUS
REE Reed City, Michigan US 10 & 220th Ave. BUS
RKF Rockford, Michigan US 131 & 10 Mile Road NE BUS
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL

Post offices near New Era

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Era Post Office New Era (MI) 49446

Other cities in Oceana County

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City Name Population Title
Hart 1,879 City in Michigan
Colfax 1,328 Township in Oceana County, Michigan
Ferry 1,314 Township of Michigan
Weare 1,235 Township in Oceana County, Michigan, United States
Elbridge 995 Township in Oceana County, Michigan
Pentwater 858 Township in Oceana County, Michigan
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Walkerville 266 Human settlement in Oceana County, Michigan, United States of America