Carrollton, Michigan

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Population in July 2007: 6,352.
Males: 3,021  (47.6%)
Females: 3,331  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Michigan median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 48604.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,299 (it was $38,405 in 2000)
Carrollton:

$41,299
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,443 (it was $16,377 in 2000)

Carrollton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,506 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Carrollton:

$76,506
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $113,459; Detached houses: $115,235; Townhouses or other attached units: $201,754; In 2-unit structures: $64,875; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,831; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $74,567; Mobile homes: $41,192; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $30,930
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  • Races in Carrollton, MI (2000)

    Carrollton races chart
    • 5,14978.0%White alone
    • 71110.8%Hispanic
    • 5908.9%Black alone
    • 871.3%Two or more races
    • 400.6%Asian alone
    • 190.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.08%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Carrollton: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.4%), Polish (16.5%), English (12.4%), Irish (10.6%), French (8.5%), United States (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.21 square miles.

Population density: 1,978 people per square mile   (low).

Carrollton,MI real estate house value index trend

Carrollton, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Carrollton:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carrollton CDP:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

76 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Michigan:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Carrollton CDP:  1.7% ($1,187)
Michigan:  1.3% ($1,461)
Carrollton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (2.7 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (85.4 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (220.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Zilwaukee, MI (1.3 miles ), Saginaw, MI (1.7 miles ), Saginaw Township North, MI (1.8 miles ), Buena Vista, MI (1.9 miles ), Saginaw Township South, MI (2.1 miles ), Robin Glen-Indiantown, MI (2.3 miles ), Bridgeport, MI (2.5 miles ), Shields, MI (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 43.46 N, Longitude: 83.94 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,414 (-21.4%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 483 (17.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 989

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

8.1%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation equipment (9%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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

Average climate in Carrollton, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Carrollton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Carrollton place center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/12/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carrollton-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 226.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 191.2 miles away from Carrollton center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 203.4 miles away from the city 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 190.9 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 363.4 miles away from Carrollton 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 402.9 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 Saginaw County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carrollton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carrollton:

  • HOYT NURSING AND REHAB CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • SAGINAW VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • TOWNE CENTRE SURGERY CENTER, LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • AMERICANS HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • BAY AREA REGL DIALYSIS CTR - SAGINAW (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • MID VALLEY INTERIM HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAGINAW, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carrollton:

  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 7 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 9,021)
  • Delta College (about 8 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 21 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Kettering University (about 33 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 34 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Mott Community College (about 34 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 35 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)

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Notable locations in Carrollton: Carrolltown Station (A), Carrollton Township Hall (B), Carrollton Fire Station (C), Carrollton Township Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carrollton include: Bethlehem Lutheran Church (A), Saginaw Valley Church of the Nazarene (B), Messiah Lutheran Church (C), Shiloh Baptist Church (D), Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (E), New Dimensions Fellowship (F), Saint Josaphat Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Carrollton include: Hanchett Park (1), Stoker Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 41.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.76
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Michigan:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.3%

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

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.9%
Whole state:

10.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.7%
Whole state:

4.8%
6 people in other group homes in 2000

Carrollton compared to Michigan state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Michigan average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Carrollton CDP (based on Saginaw County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic35,87329
Evangelical Protestant30,990102
Mainline Protestant13,47747
Black Protestant10,05328
Other1,3239
Orthodox3501
None108,103-
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: 42
Saginaw County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Saginaw County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Saginaw County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 99
Here:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Saginaw County:

33.7%
Michigan:

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

14.0%
State:

13.4%

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($175 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bay County, MI  0.49% ($29,134 average AGI)
from Genesee County, MI  0.39% ($29,329)
from Midland County, MI  0.27% ($46,252)


4.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($81 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bay County, MI  0.44% ($33,122 average AGI)
to Genesee County, MI  0.43% ($34,867)
to Midland County, MI  0.25% ($40,135)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carrollton:

  • WMAX (1440 AM; 5 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: AM MEDIA SERVICES, L.L.C.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WSAM (1400 AM; 1 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKNX (1250 AM; 1 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: FRANKENMUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, 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.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carrollton:

  • WGER (106.3 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WKCQ (98.1 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WILZ (104.5 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTLZ (107.1 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WTCF (100.5 FM; CARROLLTON, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WEEG (97.3 FM; ESSEXVILLE, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUCX-FM (90.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRK (89.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: BEYOND THE BAY MEDIA GROUP)
  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WCEN-FM (94.5 FM; HEMLOCK, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WRCL (93.7 FM; FRANKENMUTH, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WKQZ (93.3 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBN (101.5 FM; TUSCOLA, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WYLZ (100.9 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOWE (98.9 FM; VASSAR, MI; Owner: PRAESTANTIA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carrollton:

  • W68DH (Channel 68; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • W58CW (Channel 58; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W52CU (Channel 52; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W09CK (Channel 9; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W15BP (Channel 15; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WUHO-LP (Channel 57; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WXON-LP (Channel 54; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W46CR (Channel 46; SAGINAW/MIDLAND, MI; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)
Carrollton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Carrollton fatal accident list:

Mar 2, 1982 09:50 PM, Carrollton, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 43.405306 Lon: -83.879417, Call Sign: WQFY668
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.350 MHz, 466.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/2006, Expiration Date: 11/08/2016, Certifier: Sherrie Geitman
    Registrant: Anderson Radio, Inc., 6149 W. Saginaw Rd., Bay City, MI 48706, Phone: (989) 684-9969, Fax: (989) 684-8986, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED14$56,28616$34,12540$58,0257$25,5713$29,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$51,0001$46,0007$63,8570$01$64,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$04$52,75030$99,6008$26,2504$37,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$56,5002$39,00019$80,0530$01$118,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$19,0001$64,0001$12,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$63,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Carrollton, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1074.9 years
Mary1082.4 years
Joseph866.7 years
Robert872.5 years
Frank763.1 years
George669.7 years
James678.5 years
Edward461.5 years
Margaret480.3 years
Thomas474.3 years
Most common last names in Carrollton, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dupuis1172.7 years
Johnson578.0 years
Bierd578.0 years
Garcia472.5 years
Kirk476.2 years
Gamboa457.3 years
Latarte481.8 years
Shovar475.7 years
Scott470.0 years
Bruske371.7 years

Businesses in Carrollton, MI

  • True Value: 1
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