Breckenridge, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,279 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 613  (47.9%)
Females: 666  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

38.0 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48615.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,501 (it was $36,200 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$44,501
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,286 (it was $16,204 in 2000)

Breckenridge village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,989 (it was $68,000 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$95,989
MI:

$155,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $590.

March 2019 cost of living index in Breckenridge: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.9%
(27.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Breckenridge, MI (2010)
    • 1,24894.0%White alone
    • 584.4%Hispanic
    • 120.9%Two or more races
    • 60.5%Black alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Breckenridge, Michigan as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Breckenridge is 61 to 1.


Crime rates in Breckenridge by year

Type

2005

2006

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(75.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(76.5)
4
(305.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(75.6)
1
(76.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(79.6)
2
(150.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(76.6)
2
(153.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(78.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(377.9)
2
(152.1)
5
(391.2)
10
(795.5)
8
(602.9)
2
(151.7)
2
(152.9)
3
(228.8)
1
(76.6)
1
(76.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(157.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(226.8)
3
(228.1)
18
(1,408)
13
(1,034)
15
(1,130)
21
(1,593)
19
(1,453)
18
(1,373)
20
(1,533)
24
(1,845)
18
(1,389)
12
(942.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(75.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(78.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(77.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)117.235.090.0113.0117.674.4130.0315.082.0109.961.764.4

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City-data.com crime index in Breckenridge, MI

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

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

0.79
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (31.5%), American (13.6%), English (8.4%), Irish (8.0%), Scottish (4.3%), Polish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 735 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 1,212 people per square mile   (low).

Breckenridge, Michigan map

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Michigan:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,308 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,314 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (26.4 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (99.2 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (195.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

St. Louis, MI (2.6 miles ),
Merrill, MI (2.7 miles ),
Alma, MI (3.1 miles ),
Ithaca, MI (3.2 miles ),
Hemlock, MI (3.5 miles ),
Shepherd, MI (3.7 miles ),
Ashley, MI (3.9 miles ),
St. Charles, MI (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 43.41 N, Longitude: 84.48 W

Area code: 989

Distribution of median household income in Breckenridge, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Breckenridge, MI in 2017
Breckenridge satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Breckenridge, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.2%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Machinery (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.0%)
  • Educational services (17.4%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Breckenridge, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Child care workers (3.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.4%)

Average climate in Breckenridge, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Breckenridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.1 miles away from the Breckenridge village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 tornado 40.8 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Breckenridge-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% 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 246.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 210.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 198.7 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 386.3 miles away from Breckenridge 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) earthquake occurred 212.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.7 miles away from Breckenridge 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 Gratiot County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Breckenridge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Breckenridge:

  • SCHNEPP NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MI)
  • SCHNEPP SENIOR CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MI)
  • PINE RIVER HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MI)
  • DAVITA - ALMA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN MEDICAL CENTER-GRATIOT Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MICHIGAN MASONIC HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ALMA, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Breckenridge:

  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 19 miles; Midland, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,763)
  • Central Michigan University (about 20 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Delta College (about 27 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 28 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 33 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 42 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Lansing Community College (about 47 miles; Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 12,822)

Public high schools in Breckenridge:

  • BRECKENRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 324, Location: 700 WRIGHT ST, Grades: 6-12)
  • A.I.M. (Location: 700 WRIGHT ST, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Breckenridge:

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Library in Breckenridge:

  • HOWE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $89,519; Location: 128 EAST SAGINAW STREET; 18,984 books; 1,504 audio materials; 2,787 video materials; 15 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Breckenridge: Ridge Golf Course (A), Breckenridge Station (B), Breckenridge - Wheeler Fire Department (C), Plank Road Museum (D), Breckenridge Police Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemetery: Rose Lawn Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Breckenridge include: Saginaw Valley and Saint Louis Railroad Historical Marker (1), Saginaw and Gratiot County State Road Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Breckenridge Village Government (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 128 East Saginaw).

Birthplace of: Jim Northrup (baseball) - Baseball player.

Gratiot County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Breckenridge and their reported violations in the past:

BRECKENRIDGE, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 1,339, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • RIVER RIDGE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVER RIDGE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 180, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JANSON EQUIPMENT CO. (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

65.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Breckenridge (2011 data):

  • Isabella Bank: Breckenridge Branch at 316 East Saginaw Street, branch established on 1909/08/02. Info updated 2008/04/07: Bank assets: $1,284.4 mil, Deposits: $960.9 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Isabella Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Breckenridge:

Marital status in Breckenridge, MI
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Breckenridge:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.3
Michigan average:

10.8

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

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Religion statistics for Breckenridge, MI (based on Gratiot County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,01049
Catholic4,6896
Mainline Protestant2,20720
Other3634
None29,207-
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: 9
Gratiot County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

4.97 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

9.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.5%
Michigan:

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

15.1%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Breckenridge:

48.2%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.9%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Breckenridge:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Breckenridge:

21.9%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Breckenridge:

11.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.7%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Breckenridge, 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
Streets and Highways 2$5,070$30,4200$0
Financial Administration 1$3,011$36,1320$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,576$42,9124$3,210
Other and Unallocable 1$2,958$35,4960$0
Water Supply 1$3,379$40,5480$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,776
Police - Other 0$0 4$852
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,457
Totals for Government 6$17,994$35,98812$7,295

Breckenridge government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $24,000 ($18.76)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($4.69)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $401,000 ($313.53)
    Water Utilities: $294,000 ($229.87)
    Regular Highways: $246,000 ($192.34)
    General Public Buildings: $197,000 ($154.03)
    Police Protection: $154,000 ($120.41)
    Central Staff Services: $104,000 ($81.31)
    Financial Administration: $85,000 ($66.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($42.22)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($39.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($2.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($38.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($1.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $369,000 ($288.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($23.46)

Breckenridge government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $313,000 ($244.72)
    Sewerage: $111,000 ($86.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($30.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $300,000 ($234.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $125,000 ($97.73)
    Highways: $107,000 ($83.66)
    Other: $75,000 ($58.64)
  • Tax - Property: $342,000 ($267.40)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.56)

Breckenridge government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,188,000 ($3274.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,046,000 ($3163.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000 ($111.02)

Breckenridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $949,000 ($741.99)

5.50% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Isabella County, MI  0.96% ($29,796 average AGI)
from Montcalm County, MI  0.72% ($31,284)
from Saginaw County, MI  0.33% ($31,106)


6.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Isabella County, MI  0.83% ($38,403 average AGI)
to Montcalm County, MI  0.75% ($33,037)
to Clinton County, MI  0.52% ($38,932)

Businesses in Breckenridge, MI

  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WFYC (1280 AM; 1 kW; ALMA, MI; Owner: JACOM, INC.)
  • WMLM (1520 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MI; Owner: SIEFKER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WMAX (1440 AM; 5 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: AM MEDIA SERVICES, L.L.C.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMMI (830 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHEPHERD, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WQBX (104.9 FM; ALMA, MI; Owner: JACOM, INC.)
  • WCEN-FM (94.5 FM; HEMLOCK, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJSZ (92.5 FM; ASHLEY, MI; Owner: CURWOOD BROADCASTING COMPANY, CORP.)
  • WMHW-FM (91.5 FM; MT. PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WCMU-FM (89.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIV. BD OF TRUSTES)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKCQ (98.1 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRSR (103.9 FM; OWOSSO, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCZY-FM (104.3 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WILZ (104.5 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGER (106.3 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WQAC (90.9 FM; ALMA, MI; Owner: ALMA COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Breckenridge:

  • W46CR (Channel 46; SAGINAW/MIDLAND, MI; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)
  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W61DK (Channel 61; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W60CO (Channel 60; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W68DH (Channel 68; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBWM-LP (Channel 32; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W58CW (Channel 58; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W22CC (Channel 22; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W69DW (Channel 69; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WDCQ-TV (Channel 19; UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI; Owner: DELTA COLLEGE)

Breckenridge fatal accident list:

Mar 3, 2010 11:05 AM, Sr-46, Wheeler, Lat: 43.408008, Lon: -84.439158, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 2006 07:57 PM, Meridian Rd, Monroe Rd, Lat: 43.408270, Lon: -84.369870, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 11, 1985 11:38 PM, Lincoln, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 26, 1985 07:00 PM, Wisner, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.1mTotal length
  • $585,000Total costs
  • 3,193Total average daily traffic
  • 17Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,293Total future (year 2019) average daily traffic
New bridges in Breckenridge, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Breckenridge, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Breckenridge)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 216 Wright St (Lat: 43.409750 Lon: -84.480000), Call Sign: KEE956, Licensee ID: L00046113,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz, Grant Date: 06/15/2001, Expiration Date: 05/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2002, Registrant: B & W Co Op Inc, 117 Eastman St, Breckenridge, MI 48615
  • .5 Mi W 4 Mi S .25 Mi W (Lat: 43.336139 Lon: -84.506111), Call Sign: KNBK339, Licensee ID: L00034435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.680 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2001, Expiration Date: 09/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2011, Registrant: Fisher, Wayne:fisher, Vern Dba Fisher Brothers Farms, 5441 E Harrison Rd, Breckenridge, MI 48615, Phone: (517) 842-5041
  • 5111 N Ransom Rd (Lat: 43.366139 Lon: -84.450556), Call Sign: KNDN313,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.000 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/1997, Expiration Date: 06/30/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2002, Registrant: Graham Farms Inc, 4850 E Jefferson Rd, Breckenridge, MI 48615, Phone: (517) 842-3079
  • Lat: 43.410583 Lon: -84.463333, Call Sign: WPUC450, Licensee ID: L00357260,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.780 MHz, 159.780 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2002, Expiration Date: 02/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2003, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Bebow Dairy Farms Inc, 9119 N Baldwin Road, Saint Louis, MI 48880, Phone: (517) 681-3762, Fax: (517) 681-5167, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Breckenridge, Lat: 43.416611 Lon: -84.470972, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WQJY872,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: John Ogren, Registrant: Law Office Of Suzanne S. Goodwyn, Pllc, 1234 Tottenham Court, Reston, VA 20194, Phone: (703) 444-5475, Fax: (703) 991-0629, Email:
  • Laporte2Lincoln, Lat: 43.493056 Lon: -84.405000, Type: Silo, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQKB941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Benjamin H Trahan, Registrant: Skyweb Networks, 2710 State Street, Saginaw, MI 48602, Phone: (989) 906-0467, Email:
  • Hoard2Lincoln, Lat: 43.449722 Lon: -84.510556, Type: Silo, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQKB941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Benjamin H Trahan, Registrant: Skyweb Networks, 2710 State Street, Saginaw, MI 48602, Phone: (989) 906-0467, Email:
  • Breckenridge, Lat: 43.416611 Lon: -84.470972, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WQKQ501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2009, Expiration Date: 08/12/2019, Certifier: Jeremy R Sheets, Registrant: Cmsinter.Net LLC, 131 S Main Street, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858, Phone: (989) 400-4230, Fax: (989) 400-4229, Email:
  • MIDLAND WEST, 2085 West Pine River Rd. (Midland West #50749) (Lat: 43.530833 Lon: -84.455028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQRQ225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/05/2013, Expiration Date: 07/05/2023, Certifier: Steven A Regitz, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • BRECKENRIDGE MAC, 216 Eastman St (Lat: 43.409250 Lon: -84.478583), Type: Silo, Structure height: 65 m, Overall height: 66 m, Call Sign: WQYC572,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2016, Expiration Date: 08/17/2026, Certifier: Jeff N Hall, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • BKRG, 8587 N Mcclelland Rd (Lat: 43.416500 Lon: -84.471194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 33 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WRBS370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 06/05/2018, Expiration Date: 06/05/2028, Certifier: Timothy C Bohen, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Breckenridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Breckenridge)

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 fires per year is 15. The highest number of fire incidents - 28 took place in 2016, and the least - 3 in 2014. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Breckenridge, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (59.5%), and Outside Fires (23.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Breckenridge, MI
    • 15359.5%Structure Fires
    • 6123.7%Outside Fires
    • 3413.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 93.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Breckenridge, MI
Most common first names in Breckenridge, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2068.2 years
John2070.7 years
Mary1785.3 years
William1576.7 years
Charles1280.6 years
Frank1081.2 years
Clarence1077.8 years
Richard1066.6 years
Dorothy979.3 years
Joseph979.4 years
Most common last names in Breckenridge, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1273.8 years
Marr1073.8 years
Miller971.6 years
Gillis979.2 years
Nagel782.3 years
Wolfgang780.9 years
Mckenzie784.1 years
Harrison772.0 years
French690.5 years
Robinson682.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Breckenridge, MI
  • 97.8%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Electricity
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Breckenridge, MI
  • 62.9%Utility gas
  • 34.1%Electricity
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Breckenridge 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 significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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