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Mattawan is a village in Van Buren County, in the Kalamazoo-Portage metro area.

The community was named after town on the Hudson River

The latitude of Mattawan is 42.209N. The longitude is -85.784W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 869 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,755.


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Median household income
Local
$42,241
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Mattawan demographic reports
After construction of the Michigan Central Railroad, the community grew as a shipping point for northern lumber
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 1. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.4 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Mattawan Days - Aug. 16-18, 2007
Dates often change. Check Mattawan web sites and events links in the sections below.

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22% of Mattawan residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Mattawan ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mattawan was $17,971, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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15% of Mattawan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Mattawan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $425.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $884.


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Libraries in Mattawan include Antwerp Sunshine Branch Library ... View libraries

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Van Buren County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mattawan political report.

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The average commute time for Mattawan workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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