Detroit Beach, Michigan

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Population in 2010: 2,087. Population change since 2000: -8.8%
Males: 1,172  (56.2%)
Females: 915  (43.8%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 48162.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $50,551 (it was $56,528 in 2000)
Detroit Beach:

$50,551
MI:

$51,084

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $23,588 (it was $21,025 in 2000)

Detroit Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $107,756 (it was $106,800 in 2000)
Detroit Beach:

$107,756
MI:

$137,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $92,668; Detached houses: $91,014

Median gross rent in 2015: $794.

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  • Races in Detroit Beach, MI (2010)

    Detroit Beach races chart
    • 1,97194.4%White alone
    • 612.9%Hispanic
    • 412.0%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Asian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Detroit Beach: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (38.0%), German (19.5%), English (9.1%), Polish (6.4%), French (5.8%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 3,322 people per square mile   (average).

Detroit Beach,MI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Detroit Beach:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Detroit Beach CDP:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

32 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.6%
Michigan:

6.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,689 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,270 (1.2%)

Detroit Beach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylor, MI (21.1 miles , pop. 65,868).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Toledo, OH (22.3 miles , pop. 313,619).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (224.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Woodland Beach, MI (1.0 miles ), Stony Point, MI (1.8 miles ), Monroe, MI (1.9 miles ), South Monroe, MI (2.2 miles ), West Monroe, MI (2.3 miles ), Estral Beach, MI (2.5 miles ), Carleton, MI (3.1 miles ), South Rockwood, MI (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.93 N, Longitude: 83.33 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 734

Detroit Beach household income distribution Detroit Beach home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Detroit Beach, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Detroit Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Detroit Beach place center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 12.6 miles away from the place center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Detroit Beach-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 85% 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 154.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 114.2 miles away from Detroit Beach center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 110.6 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 259.8 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 130.0 miles away from Detroit Beach 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 340.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Detroit Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Detroit Beach:

  • FOUNTAIN VIEW OF MONROE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • MERCY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • PROGRESSIVE THERAPEUTIC HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • MERCY MEMORIAL HOSPICE OF MONR (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • HOMECARE CONNECTION (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • MERCY MEMORIAL NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)
  • SISTERS, SERVANTS OF THE IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MONROE, MI)

Operable nuclear power plant near Detroit Beach:

  • 6 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Detroit Beach:

  • Monroe County Community College (about 8 miles; Monroe, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,553)
  • University of Toledo (about 24 miles; Toledo, OH; FT enrollment: 18,409)
  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 25 miles; Allen Park, MI; FT enrollment: 2,693)
  • Owens Community College (about 27 miles; Perrysburg, OH; FT enrollment: 9,416)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 27 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 28 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 28 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)

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Monroe 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 2013 was 67.7. This is about average.

City:

67.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.251. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.251
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.24
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00514. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00514
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 9.6%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 79.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Detroit Beach, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Michigan average:

10.9

Detroit Beach travel time to work - commute Detroit Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Detroit Beach CDP (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic31,98115
Evangelical Protestant24,84590
Mainline Protestant9,35934
Other2,3097
Black Protestant4883
Orthodox1401
None82,899-
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: 25
Monroe County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Monroe County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Monroe County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Here:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

30.2%
Michigan:

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

11.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.6%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Detroit Beach:

50.5%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Detroit Beach:

27.1
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.3%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Detroit Beach:

7.3%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Detroit Beach:

7.0
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Detroit Beach:

28.9%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Detroit Beach:

60.3%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.0%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Detroit Beach, MI Residents

4.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, MI  1.22% ($40,045 average AGI)
from Lucas County, OH  0.96% ($39,677)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.30% ($40,809)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, MI  1.25% ($34,457 average AGI)
to Lucas County, OH  0.87% ($31,044)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.36% ($56,897)

Strongest AM radio stations in Detroit Beach:

  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRDT (560 AM; 1 kW; MONROE, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Detroit Beach:

  • WJOF (88.1 FM; MONROE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • WTWR-FM (98.3 FM; LUNA PIER, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WRVF (101.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEJY (97.5 FM; MONROE, MI; Owner: MONROE PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WIOT (104.7 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKKO (99.9 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOTL (90.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, 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)
  • WJZE (97.3 FM; OAK HARBOR, OH; Owner: RASP BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Detroit Beach:

  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W22CO (Channel 22; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., 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)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WBTL-LP (Channel 34; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WNGT-LP (Channel 48; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: L & M VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • W59DC (Channel 59; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BM (Channel 64; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $1,245,000Total costs
  • 54Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 70Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$120,0001$70,2107$114,3741$6,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$107,8600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$04$154,1281$31,490
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$126,0350$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8313.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$43,9300$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$105,850
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8313.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (99%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Detroit Beach compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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