Berkley, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 15,331 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.3%
 
Males: 7,674  (50.1%)
Females: 7,657  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

38.0 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48072, 48073.

Berkley Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,110 (it was $57,620 in 2000)
Berkley:

$72,110
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $36,843 (it was $27,504 in 2000)

Berkley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $197,228 (it was $140,600 in 2000)
Berkley:

$197,228
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $281,016; detached houses: $296,564; townhouses or other attached units: $204,228; in 2-unit structures: $307,807; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,180; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $181,171; mobile homes: $38,091

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,171.

March 2019 cost of living index in Berkley: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.0%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.1% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.2% for American Indian residents, 4.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Berkley, MI (2017)
    • 13,84789.7%White alone
    • 4783.1%Two or more races
    • 4252.8%Hispanic
    • 3432.2%Black alone
    • 1170.8%Asian alone
    • 940.6%American Indian alone
    • 140.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Berkley, Michigan as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Berkley is 698 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Berkley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(6.6)
2
(13.3)
4
(26.8)
1
(6.8)
1
(6.8)
1
(6.8)
2
(13.4)
2
(13.3)
5
(33.0)
1
(6.5)
2
(13.0)
4
(26.1)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
9
(59.0)
4
(26.6)
6
(40.3)
3
(20.3)
1
(6.8)
1
(6.8)
3
(20.1)
3
(19.9)
3
(19.8)
1
(6.5)
2
(13.0)
2
(13.0)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(65.6)
10
(66.4)
3
(20.1)
6
(40.6)
11
(74.8)
11
(75.3)
5
(33.4)
4
(26.5)
4
(26.4)
5
(32.6)
46
(299.7)
6
(39.1)
5
(32.6)
5
(32.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
53
(347.6)
41
(272.4)
25
(167.7)
26
(176.0)
30
(204.0)
31
(212.2)
36
(240.7)
24
(159.2)
28
(184.5)
13
(84.8)
43
(280.1)
11
(71.8)
12
(78.3)
7
(45.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
180
(1,180)
149
(990.0)
147
(986.2)
140
(947.9)
186
(1,265)
164
(1,123)
124
(828.9)
99
(656.6)
115
(757.9)
119
(776.6)
73
(475.6)
75
(489.3)
84
(548.2)
76
(494.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(104.9)
17
(112.9)
14
(93.9)
15
(101.6)
17
(115.6)
8
(54.8)
14
(93.6)
9
(59.7)
5
(33.0)
5
(32.6)
6
(39.1)
3
(19.6)
8
(52.2)
4
(26.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.6)
1
(6.7)
3
(20.3)
2
(13.6)
1
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)116.099.696.378.096.586.794.364.183.453.3116.058.845.331.5

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City-data.com crime index in Berkley, MI

Crime rate in Berkley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 34 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (11.2%), Irish (11.1%), Polish (9.5%), American (8.9%), English (7.9%), Italian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 2.62 square miles.

Population density: 5,849 people per square mile   (average).

Berkley, Michigan map

766 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.1% Asia, 0.7% Africa, 0.7% North America).

This city:

5.0%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,953 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,699 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Royal Oak, MI (1.8 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (8.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (234.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Huntington Woods, MI (1.2 miles ),
Royal Oak, MI (1.4 miles ),
Oak Park, MI (1.4 miles ),
Lathrup Village, MI (1.5 miles ),
Pleasant Ridge, MI (1.7 miles ),
Beverly Hills, MI (1.8 miles ),
Clawson, MI (1.8 miles ),
Southfield, MI (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 42.50 N, Longitude: 83.19 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,142 (-26.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,238 (13.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 248

Distribution of median household income in Berkley, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Berkley, MI in 2017
Berkley satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $365,100
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $141,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $125,100
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2013: 26 buildings, average cost: $162,200
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $167,700
  • 2015: 32 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2016: 46 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2017: 53 buildings, average cost: $209,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Berkley, MI residents
Average permit cost in Berkley, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Berkley, MI
Historical housing units in Berkley, MI
Most common industries in Berkley, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.2%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.9%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.6%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
  • Educational services (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.9%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Berkley, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Engineers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (7.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Computer specialists (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)

Average climate in Berkley, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Berkley, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 90.4. This is worse than average.

City:

90.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.455. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.455
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.940. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.940
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00588. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00588
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Berkley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the Berkley city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 8.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Berkley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% 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 159.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 121.0 miles away from Berkley 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 128.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 148.8 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 299.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 373.3 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 Oakland County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Berkley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Berkley:

  • BEAUMONT DIALYSIS SERVICES - BERKLEY (2624 11 MILE RD)
  • SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN KIDNEY CENTER (1695 W 12 MILE RD, SUITE 250)
  • DELTA HOME CARE, INC (2301 COOLIDGE HIGHWAY, BERKLEY PLAZA)
  • FRIENDS WHO CARE (2766 WEST ELEVEN MILE ROAD, SUITE 2)
  • MCGUFFEY HOME HEALTH CARE, L L C (3250 COOLIDGE HIGHWAY, SUITE A)
  • PARRISH HOME HEALTHCARE (3500 WEST ELEVEN MILE ROAD, SUITE B)

Amtrak stations near Berkley:

  • 2 miles: ROYAL OAK (201 S. SHERMAN DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 4 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berkley:

  • Lawrence Technological University (about 4 miles; Southfield, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,430)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 7 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Macomb Community College (about 11 miles; Warren, MI; FT enrollment: 15,669)
  • Wayne State University (about 12 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 12 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 13 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Oakland University (about 13 miles; Rochester Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 16,449)

Public high school in Berkley:

Public elementary/middle schools in Berkley:

Private elementary/middle school in Berkley:

  • OUR LADY OF LA SALETTE SCHOOL (Students: 119, Location: 2219 COOLIDGE HWY, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Berkley

Library in Berkley:

  • BERKLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $675,182; Location: 3155 COOLIDGE HIGHWAY; 71,116 books; 5,055 audio materials; 7,432 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 182 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Berkley: Berkley Medical Center (A), Providence Medical Center - North Woodward (B), Huntington Woods Police Department (C), Berkley Public Safety Department Fire Station (D), Huntington Woods Volunteer Fire Company (E), Huntington Woods Department of Public Safety Fire Station (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Berkley: Our Lady of LaSalette Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Roseland Park Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Berkley include: Roseland Park Mausoleum Historical Marker (1), Berkley Community Park (2), Angell Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: American Youth Hostels (3024 Coolidge Highway), AYH Michigan Counsel (3024 Coolidge Highway).

Birthplace of: Jim Seymour - Football player.

Oakland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Berkley that have no violations reported:

  • BERKLEY (Population served: 15,531, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.1%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
21 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
25 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Berkley (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Berkley Branch at 2925 12 Mile Road, branch established on 1946/09/19; Drive-In Branch at 2925 West 12 Mile Road, branch established on 1965/08/10. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Berkley at 27897 Woodward Avenue, branch established on 1934/05/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Fifth Third Bank: Berkley Branch at 1833 Coolidge Highway, branch established on 2007/05/21. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Berkley Branch at 28653 Woodward Ave, branch established on 2007/02/07. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Berkley:

Marital status in Berkley, MI
  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Berkley:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Berkley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Berkley:

(Berkley, Michigan Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Berkley, MI (based on Oakland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic289,11664
Evangelical Protestant155,826319
Mainline Protestant73,373159
Other58,590117
Black Protestant16,82635
Orthodox13,84423
None594,787-
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: 293
Oakland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 22
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 162
This county:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 292
This county:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 983
Oakland County:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.6%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Oakland County:

13.0%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.0%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.2%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Berkley:

8.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

60.3%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Berkley, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 22$128,490$70,0850$0
Judicial and Legal 8$27,945$41,9182$6,317
Financial Administration 7$29,946$51,3362$2,521
Police - Other 6$24,490$48,98011$16,104
Streets and Highways 5$19,777$47,4653$6,455
Parks and Recreation 5$19,805$47,53230$27,415
Other Government Administration 4$15,553$46,65914$20,318
Local Libraries 3$10,491$41,96427$42,556
Sewerage 2$6,477$38,8620$0
Solid Waste Management 2$7,759$46,5541$2,525
Water Supply 2$6,233$37,3980$0
Welfare 2$5,674$34,0443$7,648
Other and Unallocable 1$3,416$40,9920$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 69$306,056$53,22793$131,859

Berkley government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,889,000 ($123.21)
    Water Utilities: $1,872,000 ($122.11)
    General - Other: $1,610,000 ($105.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,229,000 ($80.16)
    Libraries: $703,000 ($45.85)
    Financial Administration: $386,000 ($25.18)
    Central Staff Services: $339,000 ($22.11)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $309,000 ($20.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $304,000 ($19.83)
    Sewerage: $264,000 ($17.22)
    Health - Other: $153,000 ($9.98)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($0.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $76,000 ($4.96)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $2,543,000 ($165.87)
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $931,000 ($60.73)
    Other - Police Protection: $40,000 ($2.61)
    Other - Regular Highways: $35,000 ($2.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $33,000 ($2.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,486,000 ($292.61)

Berkley government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,718,000 ($242.52)
    Other: $431,000 ($28.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $325,000 ($21.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $289,000 ($18.85)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $103,000 ($6.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($0.26)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $173,000 ($11.28)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $628,000 ($40.96)
    Rents: $549,000 ($35.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $538,000 ($35.09)
    Donations From Private Sources: $89,000 ($5.81)
    Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($4.83)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($0.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,479,000 ($161.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,482,000 ($96.67)
    General Local Government Support: $1,338,000 ($87.27)
    Other: $390,000 ($25.44)
  • Tax - Property: $8,545,000 ($557.37)
    Other License: $590,000 ($38.48)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000 ($0.39)

Berkley government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,200,000 ($143.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000 ($83.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $925,000 ($60.34)

Berkley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,549,000 ($753.31)

5.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,525 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wayne County, MI  1.66% ($55,624 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  1.00% ($59,917)
from Genesee County, MI  0.21% ($52,122)


6.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,081 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,458 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.09%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wayne County, MI  1.36% ($53,755 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  1.03% ($48,295)
to Livingston County, MI  0.25% ($76,620)
Businesses in Berkley, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS1Rite Aid1
Curves1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1UPS3
FedEx1

Strongest AM radio stations in Berkley:

  • 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.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEXL (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROYAL OAK, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berkley:

  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WDMK (102.7 FM; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Berkley:

  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Berkley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Berkley)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.495861 Lon: -83.182139, Call Sign: KNNJ793,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.300 MHz, 461.425 MHz, 461.587 MHz, 463.412 MHz, 464.462 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2011, Expiration Date: 03/05/2021, Certifier: Samuel D Daas, Registrant: Adams Electronics Company, 30467 Beck Rd., Wixom, MI 48393-2841, Phone: (248) 669-6800, Fax: (248) 669-6818, Email:
  • 3226 Bacon (Lat: 42.502528 Lon: -83.184083), Call Sign: KNEN280,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.250 MHz, Grant Date: 10/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/30/2022, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Berkley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: FIREFLY BALLOONS INC FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 2145H , Serial Number: F7-2060, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 04/25/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Brien Michael J O, 3180 Kipling Ave, Berkley, MI 48072

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED133$120,10553$108,698279$136,19415$31,60020$72,650
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$112,0001$56,00022$159,5912$6,0001$56,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$112,33317$79,76577$139,11711$14,9098$109,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$107,2504$110,75042$141,7381$10,0003$54,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$54,00013$138,0000$02$58,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1700.00 , 1701.00, 1702.00, 1703.00, 1704.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$124,0632$185,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$169,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$166,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$146,0003$127,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1700.00 , 1701.00, 1702.00, 1703.00, 1704.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Berkley, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Berkley, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of fire incidents - 39 took place in 2017, and the least - 16 in 2012. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Berkley, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.8%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (16.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Berkley, MI
    • 22657.8%Structure Fires
    • 6416.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 6416.4%Outside Fires
    • 379.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Berkley, MI
Most common first names in Berkley, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18672.8 years
Mary17178.2 years
William14774.5 years
Robert11968.6 years
James10872.4 years
George10774.1 years
Helen10378.6 years
Margaret8679.6 years
Charles8373.5 years
Joseph8175.3 years
Most common last names in Berkley, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6178.3 years
Brown3276.6 years
Miller3274.4 years
Williams2777.0 years
Johnson2473.8 years
Hill2079.1 years
Jones1970.4 years
Young1776.0 years
Martin1677.7 years
Wilson1572.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Berkley, MI
  • 93.6%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Berkley, MI
  • 76.7%Utility gas
  • 17.3%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%No fuel used


Berkley compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 17 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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