Colon, MI

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Colon Profile


Overview

Colon is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,158 people and just one neighborhood, Colon is the 457th largest community in Michigan.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Colon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.68% of Colon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Colon is a village of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Colon who work in office and administrative support (10.08%), food service (8.75%), and sales jobs (8.17%).

Of important note, Colon is also a village of artists. Colon has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Colon’s character.

Setting & Lifestyle

Colon is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Colon Demographics

The percentage of adults in Colon with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.55% of adults in Colon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Colon in 2018 was $21,721, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,884 for a family of four.

The people who call Colon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Colon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Colon include German, Irish, European, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Colon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source
Real Estate Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Colon, MI HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source
Demographics Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source
Crime Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Colon VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Source
School Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Burr Oak Elementary School
326 East Eagle St
Burr Oak, MI 49030
KG-08
Burr Oak High School
326 East Eagle St
Burr Oak, MI 49030
09-12
Centreville Adult Education School
190 Hogan St
Centreville, MI 49032
09-12
Centreville Elementary School
190 Hogan St
Centreville, MI 49032
PK-06
Centreville Jr Sr High School
190 Hogan St
Centreville, MI 49032
07-12
Colon Elementary School
328 East State St
Colon, MI 49040
KG-05
Colon High School
400 Dallas St
Colon, MI 49040
06-12
Covered Bridge School
190 Hogan St
Centreville, MI 49032
07-12
Leonidas School
30945 Church St
Leonidas, MI 49066
KG-08
Mendon Elementary School
306 Lane St
Mendon, MI 49072
PK-05
Mendon Middlehigh School
148 Kirby Rd
Mendon, MI 49072
06-12
Nottawa Community School
26438 M 86
Sturgis, MI 49091
PK-08
Pathfinder Educational Center School
62445 Shimmel Rd
Centreville, MI 49032
PK-12
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

CENTREVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.3% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

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COLON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Michigan

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Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.7% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.5% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 5.0%

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MENDON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.5% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.8% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

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BURR OAK COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.9% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

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NOTTAWA COMMUNITY SCHOOL


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.9% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.8% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.1% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

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