Clawson, Michigan

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Population in 2019: 11,845 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.0%
 
Males: 6,028  (50.9%)
Females: 5,817  (49.1%)
Median resident age:

40.7 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48017.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $68,985 (it was $50,929 in 2000)
Clawson:

$68,985
MI:

$59,584

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $41,333 (it was $25,676 in 2000)

Clawson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $193,151 (it was $137,700 in 2000)
Clawson:

$193,151
MI:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $314,104; detached houses: $333,512; townhouses or other attached units: $234,903; in 2-unit structures: $230,526; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,911; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $190,930; mobile homes: $44,451; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $62,663

Median gross rent in 2019: $953.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clawson: 89.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.5%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 2.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Clawson, MI (2019)
    • 10,87890.6%White alone
    • 4083.4%Hispanic
    • 2672.2%Two or more races
    • 2422.0%Asian alone
    • 1371.1%Black alone
    • 50.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Clawson, Michigan as of May 15, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clawson is 1,099 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Clawson by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(24.4)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.3)
5
(41.6)
2
(16.9)
1
(8.4)
3
(25.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(41.3)
3
(24.9)
4
(33.4)
3
(25.1)
2
(16.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(49.1)
4
(33.1)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.5)
4
(33.6)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.4)
1
(8.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(24.4)
13
(106.8)
7
(57.3)
5
(41.3)
10
(83.2)
4
(33.9)
8
(67.2)
6
(50.1)
6
(49.6)
13
(107.4)
7
(58.1)
13
(108.4)
8
(66.9)
4
(33.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(243.8)
47
(386.0)
12
(98.3)
20
(165.3)
24
(199.6)
33
(279.3)
15
(126.0)
8
(66.8)
9
(74.4)
6
(49.6)
14
(116.2)
8
(66.7)
13
(108.7)
8
(67.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
101
(820.7)
99
(813.1)
93
(761.5)
83
(686.1)
74
(615.4)
71
(600.9)
89
(747.3)
72
(600.8)
75
(619.7)
49
(404.8)
58
(481.2)
53
(441.9)
56
(468.1)
42
(351.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(105.6)
6
(49.3)
10
(81.9)
10
(82.7)
10
(83.2)
6
(50.8)
10
(84.0)
15
(125.2)
3
(24.8)
2
(16.5)
2
(16.6)
3
(25.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index85.291.476.670.497.670.575.771.344.478.062.775.262.342.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Clawson, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Michigan average:

1.74
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Ancestries: German (12.6%), American (9.7%), Polish (8.8%), Irish (7.5%), Italian (5.8%), English (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 667 feet

Land area: 2.20 square miles.

Population density: 5,384 people per square mile   (average).

Clawson, Michigan map

743 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 1.3% North America, 1.2% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

6.2%
Michigan:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,373 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,073 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Royal Oak, MI (2.1 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (10.6 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (237.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Royal Oak, MI (1.5 miles ),
Troy, MI (1.8 miles ),
Berkley, MI (1.8 miles ),
Birmingham, MI (1.8 miles ),
Madison Heights, MI (1.8 miles ),
Huntington Woods, MI (1.9 miles ),
Beverly Hills, MI (2.1 miles ),
Pleasant Ridge, MI (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 83.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,978 (-24.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 742 (10.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 248

Distribution of median household income in Clawson, MI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Clawson, MI in 2019
Clawson satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $71,400
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Clawson, MI residents
Average permit cost in Clawson, MI
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Michigan:

6.3%
Historical population in Clawson, MI
Historical housing units in Clawson, MI
Most common industries in Clawson, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.3%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.5%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.2%)
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Machinery (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.2%)
  • Health care (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Clawson, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Engineers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (6.8%)
  • Computer specialists (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)

Average climate in Clawson, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Clawson, 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 0.459. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.459
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.938. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.938
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
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 5.3 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 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00588
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Clawson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Clawson city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 9.2 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:

Clawson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 48% 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 158.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 120.9 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 152.0 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 302.4 miles away from Clawson center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 118.2 miles away from Clawson center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 422.0 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 (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
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, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clawson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Clawson:

  • APPLE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, L L C (11 W 14 MILE RD, SUITE 202A)
  • ROYAL HOME HEALTH CARE (11 WEST 14 MILE ROAD, SUITE 201A)
  • CAMBRIDGE NORTH HEALTHCARE CEN (535 N MAIN)

Amtrak stations near Clawson:

  • 3 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 4 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.
  • 11 miles: PONTIAC (1600 WIDE TRACK DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clawson:

  • Lawrence Technological University (about 7 miles; Southfield, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,430)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 9 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Macomb Community College (about 10 miles; Warren, MI; FT enrollment: 15,669)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 10 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Oakland University (about 11 miles; Rochester Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 16,449)
  • Baker College of Clinton Township (about 13 miles; Clinton Township, MI; FT enrollment: 3,413)
  • Wayne State University (about 13 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)

Public high school in Clawson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Clawson:

Private elementary/middle school in Clawson:

  • GUARDIAN ANGELS SCHOOL (Students: 322, Location: 521 E 14 MILE RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Clawson:

  • BLAIR MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $460,851; Location: 416 NORTH MAIN STREET; 64,429 books; 2,714 audio materials; 6,134 video materials; 126 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clawson: Clawson Chamber of Commerce (A), Clawson Fire Department (B), Clawson Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Clawson Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Clawson: Heritage Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Clawson: Clawson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Jon Jansen - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: Jan 28, 1976), Mark Campbell - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Dec 6, 1975), Tim Gleason - Ice hockey 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 Clawson and their reported violations in the past:

PIZZA HUT OF BRIGHTON - #026324 (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • CLAWSON (Population served: 12,732, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.8%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Clawson in 2010:

  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Clawson in 2000:

  • 112 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Clawson (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: 330 West 14 Mile Road Branch at 330 West 14 Mile Road, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Clawson Branch at 150 North Main Street, branch established on 1947/07/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Clawson:

Marital status in Clawson, MI
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Clawson:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Clawson
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Clawson:

(Clawson, Michigan Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Clawson, 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
This county:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Oakland County:

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oakland 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:

49.6%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.7%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Clawson:

29.3
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Clawson:

20.9%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.8%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clawson:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clawson:

35.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Clawson:

56.3%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clawson, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 19$113,718$71,8220$0
Other and Unallocable 11$56,336$61,45714$25,435
Sewerage 6$20,682$41,3643$4,921
Streets and Highways 4$16,401$49,2030$0
Parks and Recreation 3$14,805$59,22016$9,849
Financial Administration 2$12,362$74,1720$0
Local Libraries 2$10,888$65,32819$17,220
Other Government Administration 1$8,074$96,8889$1,997
Welfare 1$3,743$44,91611$15,417
Police - Other 0$0 11$4,103
Firefighters 0$0 49$19,421
Totals for Government 49$257,009$62,941132$98,363

Clawson government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $16,616,000 ($1402.79)
    Sewerage: $3,020,000 ($254.96)
    Regular Highways: $2,204,000 ($186.07)
    Police Protection: $2,087,000 ($176.19)
    Water Utilities: $1,437,000 ($121.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,003,000 ($84.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $555,000 ($46.86)
    Libraries: $463,000 ($39.09)
    Central Staff Services: $399,000 ($33.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $317,000 ($26.76)
    Financial Administration: $305,000 ($25.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $251,000 ($21.19)
    General Public Buildings: $243,000 ($20.51)
    Health - Other: $200,000 ($16.88)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $114,000 ($9.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $768,000 ($64.84)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $2,643,000 ($223.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $601,000 ($50.74)
    General - Other: $376,000 ($31.74)
    Police Protection: $105,000 ($8.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($1.27)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($1.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,475,000 ($293.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $151,000 ($12.75)

Clawson government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,361,000 ($283.75)
    Other: $502,000 ($42.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $57,000 ($4.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $29,000 ($2.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $394,000 ($33.26)
    Rents: $223,000 ($18.83)
    Fines and Forfeits: $188,000 ($15.87)
    Interest Earnings: $66,000 ($5.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,482,000 ($125.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,290,000 ($108.91)
    Highways: $984,000 ($83.07)
    Other: $83,000 ($7.01)
  • Tax - Property: $9,111,000 ($769.19)
    Other License: $235,000 ($19.84)

Clawson government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,903,000 ($3622.03)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,185,000 ($2379.49)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,105,000 ($1444.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,386,000 ($201.44)

Clawson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,746,000 ($569.52)

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 Clawson, MI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Blockbuster1SAS Shoes1
Burger King1Staples1
CVS2Super 81
DressBarn1Taco Bell2
Dunkin Donuts1Tim Hortons1
H&R Block1UPS1
Jimmy John's1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Strongest AM radio stations in Clawson:

  • 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)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clawson:

  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, 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)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDMK (102.7 FM; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clawson:

  • 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.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • 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 Clawson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 255 Fourteen Mile Rd (Lat: 42.533083 Lon: -83.151306), Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPFN960,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.762 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/1999, Expiration Date: 08/08/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2003, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 635 W Elmwood (Lat: 42.500306 Lon: -83.156306), Call Sign: KQG346,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.410 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2001, Expiration Date: 10/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2011, Registrant: City Of Clawson, 425 N. Main St., Clawson, MI 48017-1258, Phone: (248) 435-4500, Fax: (248) 435-0515, Email:
  • 1345 N. Main (Lat: 42.545917 Lon: -83.147194), Call Sign: WPYF497, Licensee ID: L00685899,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.487 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 07/31/2023, Certifier: James G Mikula, Registrant: G & S Restaurants, Inc., 1345 N. Main, Clawson, MI 48017, Phone: (248) 435-5615
  • 1421 N Main Street (Lat: 42.546389 Lon: -83.147000), Call Sign: WQDX202,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 11/21/2005, Expiration Date: 11/21/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2016, Certifier: Andrew F Brush, Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Road, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:
  • 255 W 14 Mi Rd (Lat: 42.533083 Lon: -83.151306), Type: Building, Structure height: 64 m, Call Sign: WQGG634,
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.012 MHz, 865.262 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2006, Expiration Date: 09/22/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2007, Certifier: Eva Kalawski, Registrant: Telecom Professionals, Inc., 5909 Northwest Expressway, Suite 403, Oklahoma City, OK 73132, Phone: (405) 755-8177, Fax: (405) 755-8377, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 255 W. Fourteen Mile Rd. (Lat: 42.533083 Lon: -83.151306), Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 64 m, Call Sign: KNKE892,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.287 MHz, 931.037 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • 255 W Fourteen Mile Rd. (Lat: 42.533083 Lon: -83.151306), Call Sign: KNKO264,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.912 MHz, 931.912 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001, Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, N.W., 14th Fl., Ph-2, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clawson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98212 , Serial Number: 28-26108, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 11/12/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Mario S Previti, 619 Lerner Ave, Clawson, MI 48017, Other Owners: Robert J Cueny
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2378N , Serial Number: 12627, Year manufactured: 1947, Certificate Issue Date: 07/13/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph C Richard, 359 N Manitou, Clawson, MI 48017
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/07/2020

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED57$96,28137$88,838169$111,17216$34,0631$1,440,00011$78,2730$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$93,3333$117,33318$122,5001$15,0000$01$68,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$69,1675$59,80053$117,3777$14,4290$03$87,0001$8,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$72,5004$54,25043$132,2092$8,0001$2,400,0003$54,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$77,5001$52,0005$119,6001$20,0000$01$52,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1800.00 , 1801.00, 1802.00, 1803.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$105,1112$129,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$130,3332$149,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$98,6671$144,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$67,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1800.00 , 1801.00, 1802.00, 1803.00

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fires - 33 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Clawson, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.0%), and Outside Fires (23.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Clawson, MI
    • 8854.0%Structure Fires
    • 3923.9%Outside Fires
    • 2716.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 95.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clawson, MI
Most common first names in Clawson, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21481.7 years
John21074.6 years
William19673.9 years
James14069.6 years
Robert13069.7 years
Charles10672.3 years
George10272.5 years
Helen10079.8 years
Joseph9074.2 years
Anna8685.6 years
Most common last names in Clawson, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7876.5 years
Johnson5076.0 years
Anderson3083.1 years
Martin3072.4 years
Clark2875.5 years
White2670.2 years
Wilson2474.4 years
Moore2277.4 years
Miller2277.2 years
Baker2277.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clawson, MI
  • 93.4%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clawson, MI
  • 64.4%Utility gas
  • 29.0%Electricity
  • 4.7%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used


Clawson compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Clawson on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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  • Jeffrey M Stefan (5)
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Total of 178 patent applications in 2008-2021.