Clifford, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 319 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 165  (51.8%)
Females: 154  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  40.5 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48727.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,016 (it was $36,875 in 2000)
Clifford:

$40,016
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,157 (it was $16,426 in 2000)

Clifford village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $69,661 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Clifford:

$69,661
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $743.

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  • Races in Clifford, MI (2010)

    Clifford races chart
    • 31095.7%White alone
    • 61.9%Two or more races
    • 61.9%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clifford: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Clifford, MI collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (21.2%), Irish (12.5%), United States (7.6%), Polish (6.8%), English (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 211 people per square mile   (very low).

Clifford,MI real estate house value index trend

Clifford, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Clifford:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 13.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clifford village:

  • Never married: 36.6%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Clifford, Michigan as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Clifford to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,051 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,012 (2.5%)

Clifford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flint, MI (32.6 miles , pop. 124,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (64.2 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (250.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Marlette, MI (2.3 miles ), North Branch, MI (2.4 miles ), Kingston, MI (2.6 miles ), Mayville, MI (3.0 miles ), Fostoria, MI (3.2 miles ), Barnes Lake-Millers Lake, MI (3.3 miles ), Brown City, MI (3.5 miles ), Snover, MI (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 43.31 N, Longitude: 83.18 W

Area code: 989

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

8.9%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Clifford, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Clifford, Michigan average temperatures Clifford, Michigan average precipitation Clifford, Michigan humidity Clifford, Michigan wind speed Clifford, Michigan snowfall Clifford, Michigan sunshine Clifford, Michigan clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Clifford-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Clifford village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the village center injured 23 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 190.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 157.0 miles away from Clifford 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 153.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 201.6 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 355.6 miles away from Clifford 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 416.6 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 Lapeer County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clifford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Clifford:

  • MARLETTE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MARLETTE, MI)
  • MARLETTE COMM HOSP LTCU (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MARLETTE, MI)
  • FISHER SENIOR CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MAYVILLE, MI)
  • CARO CENTER (Hospital, about 16 miles away; CARO, MI)

Amtrak station near Clifford:

  • 20 miles: LAPEER (73 HOWARD ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clifford:

  • Mott Community College (about 33 miles; Flint, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,394)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 33 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Kettering University (about 35 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Baker College Center for Graduate Studies (about 35 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,405)
  • Baker College of Flint (about 36 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,877)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 43 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Delta College (about 44 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)

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Notable locations in Clifford: Clifford Station (A), Lapeer District Libary-Clifford Branch (B), Burlington Township Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clifford include: Saint Patrick's Church (A), Clifford United Methodist Church (B), Clifford Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Clifford: Saint Patrick Church Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 15.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.117. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.117
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.85
U.S.:

1.93

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

CLIFFORD, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 354, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.9%
(33.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Clifford compared to Michigan state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clifford village (based on Lapeer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,5385
Evangelical Protestant8,97249
Mainline Protestant3,74119
Other8396
None61,229-
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: 15
Lapeer County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Lapeer County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Lapeer County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lapeer County:

30.1%
Michigan:

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

15.3%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$601
Other Government Administration 1$185$2,2209$1,356
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$2,467
Streets and Highways 1$421$5,0520$0
Sewerage 1$1,262$15,1440$0
Water Supply 1$1,262$15,1440$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,262$15,1440$0
Totals for Government 5$4,392$10,54112$4,424

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $100,000 ($313.48)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($238.24)
    General Public Buildings: $44,000 ($137.93)
    Central Staff Services: $23,000 ($72.10)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($56.43)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($40.75)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($37.62)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($28.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($34.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $8,000 ($25.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $51,000 ($159.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $17,000 ($53.29)
    All Other: $9,000 ($28.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($25.08)
    Rents: $4,000 ($12.54)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($6.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($106.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $94,000 ($294.67)
  • Tax - Property: $251,000 ($786.83)

Clifford government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $181,000 ($567.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $173,000 ($542.32)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($25.08)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $173,000 ($542.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $652,000 ($2043.89)

5.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,205 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
Michigan average:

5.09%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Genesee County, MI  1.17% ($31,888 average AGI)
from Oakland County, MI  1.01% ($40,522)
from Macomb County, MI  0.80% ($48,862)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Michigan average:

5.58%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Genesee County, MI  1.13% ($27,633 average AGI)
to Oakland County, MI  1.04% ($42,781)
to Macomb County, MI  0.62% ($43,014)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clifford:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • 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.)
  • WLSP (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WMIC (660 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: SANILAC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKYO (1360 AM; 1 kW; CARO, MI; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS LC)
  • WTRX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFNT (1470 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clifford:

  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBGV (92.5 FM; MARLETTE, MI; Owner: GB BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBN (101.5 FM; TUSCOLA, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WIDL (92.1 FM; CARO, MI; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS LC)
  • WRCL (93.7 FM; FRANKENMUTH, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WOWE (98.9 FM; VASSAR, MI; Owner: PRAESTANTIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQUS (103.1 FM; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)
  • WHYT (89.1 FM; IMLAY CITY, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RADIO)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTGV-FM (97.7 FM; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: SANILAC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUCX-FM (90.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WNFR (90.7 FM; SANDUSKY, MI; Owner: ROSS BIBLE CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Clifford:

  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDCP-TV (Channel 35; BAD AXE, MI; Owner: DELTA COLLEGE)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W52CU (Channel 52; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WXON-LP (Channel 54; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W09CK (Channel 9; FLINT, 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.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4548 Madison St (Lat: 43.313917 Lon: -83.178000), Call Sign: WNBA796, Licensee ID: L00047576
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/1999, Expiration Date: 12/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/12/2005
    Registrant: Clifford, Village Of, 4548 Madison St, Clifford, MI 48727, Phone: (517) 761-7509

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC8EPQ, Licensee ID: L00195681
    Grant Date: 06/13/2007, Expiration Date: 08/12/2016, Certifier: Roger N Lowe
    Registrant: Roger N Lowe, 8967 Sharp Rd, Clifford, MI 48727
  • Call Sign: KD8HJS, Licensee ID: L01348259
    Grant Date: 12/07/2007, Expiration Date: 12/07/2017, Certifier: Galen D Broughton
    Registrant: Galen D Broughton, 4453 Maitland, Clifford, MI 48727

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13747 , Serial Number: 17702466, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas L Orton, 5466 Clifford Rd, Clifford, MI 48727

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$86,780
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$63,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3305.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Clifford, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1267.3 years
John1280.5 years
George1080.4 years
Mary1083.9 years
Charles774.3 years
Richard671.2 years
Joseph579.8 years
Helen582.6 years
Fred585.4 years
Peter471.9 years
Most common last names in Clifford, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1273.7 years
Johnson671.0 years
Giddings463.7 years
Williams475.5 years
Miller480.8 years
Sharp479.0 years
Hobson376.4 years
Brooks359.0 years
Draper375.0 years
Hutchins369.7 years
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