Applegate, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 243 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.3%
 
Males: 108  (44.7%)
Females: 135  (55.3%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48401.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,407 (it was $32,188 in 2000)
Applegate:

$32,407
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,664 (it was $12,977 in 2000)

Applegate village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,108 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Applegate:

$64,108
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $58,736; Detached houses: $58,808

Median gross rent in 2013: $934.

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  • Races in Applegate, MI (2010)

    Applegate races chart
    • 23193.1%White alone
    • 83.2%Black alone
    • 83.2%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Asian alone

Races in Applegate detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Applegate: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.3%), German (16.5%), United States (16.2%), Polish (6.5%), Irish (4.6%), French (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 740 feet

Land area: 0.99 square miles.

Population density: 246 people per square mile   (very low).

Applegate,MI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Applegate:

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Applegate village:

  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

5 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.8%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Applegate, Michigan as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Applegate to the number of sex offenders is 31 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,102 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $863 (1.7%)

Applegate satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shelby, MI (51.4 miles , pop. 65,159).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (71.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (277.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Carsonville, MI (2.3 miles ), Croswell, MI (2.4 miles ), Port Sanilac, MI (2.7 miles ), Lexington, MI (2.8 miles ), Sandusky, MI (3.3 miles ), Peck, MI (3.3 miles ), Deckerville, MI (3.6 miles ), Melvin, MI (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 43.36 N, Longitude: 82.64 W

Area code: 810

Applegate household income distribution Applegate home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.7%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-4.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (59%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (2%)
  • Public administration (2%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (47%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Applegate: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Applegate, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Applegate-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Applegate village center injured 23 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.3 miles away from the village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Applegate-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 172.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 142.9 miles away from Applegate center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 135.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 362.7 miles away from Applegate center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 127.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sanilac County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Applegate topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Applegate:

  • SANILAC MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SANDUSKY, MI)
  • MCKENZIE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SANDUSKY, MI)
  • FMC - SANDUSKY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; SANDUSKY, MI)
  • ASSOCIATED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SANDUSKY, MI)
  • AUTUMNWOOD OF DECKERVILLE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; DECKERVILLE, MI)
  • DECKERVILLE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; DECKERVILLE, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Applegate:

  • St Clair County Community College (about 29 miles; Port Huron, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,057)
  • Oakland University (about 56 miles; Rochester Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 16,449)
  • Mott Community College (about 58 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 58 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Baker College of Clinton Township (about 58 miles; Clinton Township, MI; FT enrollment: 3,413)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 58 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Kettering University (about 60 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)

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Notable locations in Applegate: Applegate Station (A), Applegate Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Applegate include: Applegate Wesleyan Church (A), Applegate United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sanilac County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.6%
(28.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 66.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for other race residents, 81.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Applegate compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Applegate (2011 data):

  • Exchange State Bank: Applegate Branch at 2543 Sherman Street, branch established on 1974/05/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $134.6 mil, Deposits: $118.9 mil, headquarters in Carsonville, MI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Exchange State Bank Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Michigan average:

11.0

Applegate travel time to work - commute Applegate mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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Religion statistics for Applegate village (based on Sanilac County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,46010
Evangelical Protestant5,23340
Mainline Protestant4,22231
Other8137
None25,386-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Sanilac County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Sanilac County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Sanilac County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Sanilac County:

30.9%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.5%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$600
Other Government Administration 0$0 20$1,889
Firefighters 0$0 39$1,035
Totals for Government 0$0 61$3,524

Applegate government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $21,000 ($86.42)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($65.84)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($53.50)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($45.27)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($20.58)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($12.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($24.69)

Applegate government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($90.53)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $35,000 ($144.03)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($164.61)

Applegate government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $63,000 ($259.26)

4.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,077 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Clair County, MI  1.00% ($25,420 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.52% ($34,619)
from Lapeer County, MI  0.30% ($22,646)


5.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Clair County, MI  1.20% ($29,695 average AGI)
to Lapeer County, MI  0.48% ($31,000)
to Macomb County, MI  0.46% ($26,368)

Strongest AM radio stations in Applegate:

  • WMIC (660 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: SANILAC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WPHM (1380 AM; 5 kW; PORT HURON, MI; Owner: LIGGETT COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLSP (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Applegate:

  • WNFR (90.7 FM; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: ROSS BIBLE CHURCH)
  • WTGV-FM (97.7 FM; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: SANILAC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBTI (96.9 FM; LEXINGTON, MI; Owner: LIGGETT COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WBGV (92.5 FM; MARLETTE, MI; Owner: GB BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGRT (102.3 FM; PORT HURON, MI; Owner: PORT HURON FAMILY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Applegate:

  • WDCP-TV (Channel 35; BAD AXE, MI; Owner: DELTA COLLEGE)

Applegate fatal accident list:

Mar 2, 1999 04:15 PM, Church Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Applegate)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: BEECH D50E (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: LYCOMING GO-480 SERIES (295 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 295HP , Serial Number: DH318, Airworthiness Date: 07/29/1991
    Registrant (Individual): William C Schutzler, 7126 Townsend Rd, Applegate, MI 48401
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 34606 , Serial Number: 17701898, Year manufactured: 1973
    Registrant (Individual): Scott Jensen, 5740 Applegate Rd, Applegate, MI 48401
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7990F , Serial Number: 15064090, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/1966
    Registrant (Individual): George F Crackel, 6932 Townsend Rd, Applegate, MI 48401
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9545K , Serial Number: 108-2545, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1956
    Registrant (Individual): William C Schutzler, 7126 Townsend Rd, Applegate, MI 48401

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Applegate, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2077.8 years
John1675.7 years
George1478.1 years
Charles1077.6 years
Frank979.2 years
Edward978.5 years
Mary873.1 years
Helen776.0 years
Anna682.7 years
Harold671.0 years
Most common last names in Applegate, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Clark674.9 years
Bingle572.0 years
Cutler583.3 years
Vincent578.2 years
Wright478.7 years
Devoogd476.2 years
Doyle483.3 years
Loding481.0 years
Fairman478.5 years
Dawson476.7 years
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