Vandercook Lake, Michigan

Vandercook Lake, Michigan

Census-designated place (CDP) & Unincorporated community

Location of Vandercook Lake, Michigan

Coordinates: 42°11′36″N 84°23′28″W / 42.19333°N 84.39111°W / 42.19333; -84.39111Coordinates: 42°11′36″N 84°23′28″W / 42.19333°N 84.39111°W / 42.19333; -84.39111

Country
United States

State
Michigan

County
Jackson

Township
Summit

Area

 • Total
4.7 sq mi (12.3 km2)

 • Land
4.6 sq mi (11.8 km2)

 • Water
0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)

Elevation[1]
974 ft (297 m)

Population (2010)

 • Total
4,721

 • Density
1,000/sq mi (380/km2)

Time zone
Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

 • Summer (DST)
EDT (UTC-4)

ZIP code
49203 (Jackson)

FIPS code
26-81740[2]

GNIS feature ID
1615507[1]

Vandercook Lake is an unincorporated community in Summit Township, Jackson County, Michigan. It is also a census-designated place (CDP) for statistical purposes and without any legal status as an incorporated municipality. The population of the CDP was 4,809 at the 2000 census.

Contents

1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 School district
4 Recreation
5 References
6 External links

Geography[edit]
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12 km2), of which 4.6 square miles (12 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) (4.00%) is water.
Demographics[edit]
As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 4,809 people, 1,847 households, and 1,346 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,054.1 per square mile (407.2/km²). There were 1,935 housing units at an average density of 424.2 per square mile (163.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.13% White, 1.19% Black or African American, 0.54% Native American, 0.06% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.56% from other races, and 1.48% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.39% of the population.
There were 1,847 households out of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.6% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.1% were non-families. 23.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.07.
In the CDP, the population w