Alpena Township

19 reviews
  1. Town in Michigan
NG
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    NG
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    NG
  4. Nightlife
    NG
  5. Good for Families
    NG
  6. Diversity
    NG
  7. Jobs
    NG
  8. Weather
    NG
  9. Cost of Living
    NG
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    NG
  12. Commute
    NG

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$112,800
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$599
National
$904
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
NG
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$43,503
National
$53,046
Children
14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    14%

    Reviews

    19 reviews
    • Excellent
      3
    • Very Good
      3
    • Average
      10
    • Poor
      3
    • Terrible
      0
    It is a small city on Lake Huron. The natural environment provides plenty of opportunities for the outdoors oriented people.
    • Niche User
    • 12 months ago
    Our town has recently had several D.E.A. operations for Methamphetamine producing laboratories.
    • Niche User
    • 12 months ago
    The local fair, campgrounds, and nature.
    • Niche User
    • June 16 2014