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Plainwell is a city in Allegan County, in the Allegan metro area.

The latitude of Plainwell is 42.44N. The longitude is -85.648W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 728 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,986.


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Median household income
Local
$39,590
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Plainwell demographic reports
Plainwell is on the Kalamazoo River
Former and merged names include:
· Junction
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 2. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.5 per 1,000 people.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

20% of Plainwell residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Plainwell ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Plainwell was $16,982, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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18% of Plainwell residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Plainwell, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $449.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $854.


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Libraries in Plainwell include Charles A. Ransom District Library ... View libraries

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Allegan County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Plainwell political report.

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The average commute time for Plainwell workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Plainwell include Comfort Inn Plainwell.

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