Three Rivers, Michigan

Last updated

Three Rivers, Michigan
City
St. Joseph County Michigan Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Three Rivers Highlighted.svg
Location of Three Rivers, Michigan
Coordinates: 41°56′39″N85°37′56″W / 41.94417°N 85.63222°W / 41.94417; -85.63222 Coordinates: 41°56′39″N85°37′56″W / 41.94417°N 85.63222°W / 41.94417; -85.63222
CountryUnited States
State Michigan
County St. Joseph
Area
[1]
  Total5.81 sq mi (15.06 km2)
  Land5.54 sq mi (14.36 km2)
  Water0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
Elevation
804 ft (245 m)
Population
 (2010) [2]
  Total7,811
  Estimate 
(2019) [3]
7,623
  Density1,375.00/sq mi (530.87/km2)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
FIPS code 26-79760 [4]
GNIS feature ID1624987 [5]
Website City website

Three Rivers is a city in St. Joseph County in southwestern Michigan in the United States. The population was 7,811 at the 2010 census. [6]

Contents

Three Rivers derives its name from its location at the confluence of the St. Joseph River and two tributaries, the Rocky and Portage rivers. [7] The St. Joseph River flows into Lake Michigan.

The city is the home of St. Gregory's Abbey, a Benedictine monastery of the Episcopal Church, which was established in 1946.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.66 square miles (14.66 km2), of which 5.40 square miles (13.99 km2) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) is water. [8]

Highways

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
1860 957
1870 1,18924.2%
1880 2,525112.4%
1890 3,13124.0%
1900 3,55013.4%
1910 5,07242.9%
1920 5,2092.7%
1930 6,86331.8%
1940 6,710−2.2%
1950 6,7851.1%
1960 7,0924.5%
1970 7,3553.7%
1980 7,015−4.6%
1990 7,4135.7%
2000 7,328−1.1%
2010 7,8116.6%
2019 (est.)7,623 [3] −2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census [9]
Downtown Three Rivers Downtown Three Rivers, MI.JPG
Downtown Three Rivers

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was $32,460, and the median income for a family was $36,272. Males had a median income of $31,849 versus $23,659 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,279. About 16.2% of families and 19.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 25.5% of those under age 18 and 9.4% of those age 65 or over.

2010 census

As of the census [2] of 2010, there were 7,811 people. The 49093 Three Rivers zip code population as of 2010 stands at just shy of 20,000 people 3,048 households, and 1,862 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,446.5 inhabitants per square mile (558.5/km2). There were 3,519 housing units at an average density of 651.7 per square mile (251.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 82.6% White, 10.1% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.9% Asian, 1.8% from other races, and 4.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.2% of the population.

There were 3,048 households, of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.2% were married couples living together, 19.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 38.9% were non-families. 32.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.15.

The median age in the city was 31.5 years. 28.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 10.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.3% were from 25 to 44; 21.5% were from 45 to 64; and 12% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.7% male and 52.3% female.

Education

Public education for Three Rivers and the surrounding area is provided by the Three Rivers Community Schools. [10]

Private schools include Immaculate Conception School and Heartwood Renaissance Academy. [11]

Notable people

Related Research Articles

Attalla, Alabama City in Alabama, United States

Attalla is a city in Etowah County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,048.

Eagle, Idaho City in Idaho, United States

Eagle is a city in Ada County, Idaho, United States. It is ten miles northwest of Boise. The population was 19,908 at the 2010 census.

Salmon, Idaho City in Idaho, United States

Salmon is a city in Lemhi County, Idaho. The population was 3,112 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Lemhi County.

Clarksville, Iowa City in Iowa, United States

Clarksville is a city in Butler County, Iowa, United States, along the Shell Rock River. The population was 1,439 at the 2010 census. It is home to Maddie Poppe, winner of the sixteenth season of American Idol.

Blue Grass, Iowa City in Iowa, USA

Blue Grass is a city in Muscatine and Scott counties in the U.S. state of Iowa. The population was 1,541 as of 2010.

Buffalo, Iowa City in Iowa, United States

Buffalo is a city in Scott County, Iowa, United States. The population was 1,270 at the 2010 census. Buffalo is located on the Mississippi River. The city is a part of the Quad Cities Metropolitan Area.

Washington, Iowa City in Iowa, United States

Washington is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Iowa, United States. It is part of the Iowa City, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 7,266 at the 2010 census.

Warsaw, Kentucky City in Kentucky, United States

Warsaw is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Kentucky, United States, located along the Ohio River. The name was suggested by a riverboat captain, who was reading Thaddeus of Warsaw, by Jane Porter, when the city was being founded.

Crestwood, Kentucky City in Kentucky, United States

Crestwood is a home rule-class city in Oldham County, Kentucky, United States just outside Louisville's Northeast End. The population was 4,531 at the 2010 census. CNN listed it as the 52nd best place to live in America in 2005. It was first settled in the early 19th century and renamed Crestwood in 1909.

Galesburg, Michigan City in Michigan, United States

Galesburg is a city in Kalamazoo County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 2,009 at the 2010 census.

Andover, Minnesota City in Minnesota, United States

Andover is a city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 30,598 at the 2010 census.

Sandy Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota Township in Minnesota, United States

Sandy Township is a township in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 356 at the 2010 census.

Manchester, Missouri City in Missouri, United States

Manchester is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 18,094 at the 2010 census.

Hanover, Ohio Village in Ohio, United States

Hanover is a village in Licking County, Ohio, United States. The population was 921 at the 2010 census. The village lies along SR 16.

Clinton Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania Second-class township in Pennsylvania, United States

Clinton Township is a second-class township in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The township's population was 2,053 at the time of the 2010 United States Census.

Baltic, South Dakota City in South Dakota, United States

Baltic is a city on the Big Sioux River in northern Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 1,089 at the 2010 census.

Linden, Texas City in Texas, United States

Linden is a city and the county seat of Cass County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,988 at the 2010 census, down from 2,256 at the 2000 census.

Parker, Texas City in Texas, United States

Parker is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. The population was 3,811 at the 2010 census.

Triadelphia, West Virginia Town in West Virginia, United States

Triadelphia is a town in Ohio County, West Virginia, United States. It is part of the Wheeling, West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 811 at the 2010 census.

Sugar Creek, Missouri City in Missouri, United States

Sugar Creek is a city in Clay and Jackson counties in the U.S. state of Missouri. The population was 3,345 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area.

References

  1. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 25, 2020.
  2. 1 2 "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved November 25, 2012.
  3. 1 2 "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  4. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  6. Rick Cordes (April 21, 2011). "TR, Lockport, Constantine Twp. gain population". Newspaper. Three Rivers Commercial News. Archived from the original on September 12, 2012. Retrieved April 23, 2011.
  7. "Welcome to Three Rivers" Brochure, City of Three Rivers Government, July 2006. Archived October 8, 2007, at the Wayback Machine
  8. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 12, 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
  9. "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  10. "Three Rivers Community Schools". www.trschools.org. Three Rivers Community Schools. Retrieved July 10, 2014.
  11. "School results for "Three Rivers"". www.greatschools.org. Retrieved July 10, 2014.