Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Idlewild, MI

Idlewild is a vacation and retirement community in Yates Township located in a small rural northwestern part of the U.S. state of Michigan near the southeastern border of Lake County. It was one of only a few resorts in the country where African-Americans were allowed to vacation and purchase property before this discrimination became illegal in 1964. Idlewild surrounds the lake it was named for. The headwaters of the Pere Marquette River run through here, with a couple of public access points adjacent to Broadway Road, where it crosses. About half of the township is contained in the Manistee National Forest. Called the "Black Eden", from 1912 through the mid-1960s, Idlewild was an active year-round community and was visited by well-known entertainers and professionals from throughout t... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Lake County685 Population (as of 2000)
Michigan State579 Population (current)
19.6 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.3 Square Miles of Water$44,800 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$19,716 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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7 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$120,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
16 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$764,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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