East Tawas, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 2,763 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 1,283  (46.4%)
Females: 1,480  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  52.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48730.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,743 (it was $30,229 in 2000)
East Tawas:

$39,743
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,644 (it was $17,168 in 2000)

East Tawas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,887 (it was $78,700 in 2000)
East Tawas:

$89,887
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $112,151; Detached houses: $117,193; Townhouses or other attached units: $190,578; In 2-unit structures: $47,422; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $103,773; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,689; Mobile homes: $20,095

Median gross rent in 2013: $555.

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  • Races in East Tawas, MI (2010)

    East Tawas races chart
    • 2,66494.9%White alone
    • 572.0%Hispanic
    • 431.5%Two or more races
    • 301.1%Asian alone
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in East Tawas: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.2%), French (11.4%), Irish (11.2%), Polish (8.9%), United States (7.3%), English (7.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 689 feet

Land area: 2.88 square miles.

Population density: 961 people per square mile   (low).

East Tawas,MI real estate house value index trend

East Tawas, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in East Tawas:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Tawas city:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

64 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.5% North America, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

2.3%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in East Tawas, Michigan as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in East Tawas to the number of sex offenders is 306 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,541 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,600 (2.0%)

East Tawas satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (64.1 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (132.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (270.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tawas City, MI (1.4 miles ), Au Sable, MI (3.4 miles ), Oscoda, MI (3.5 miles ), Whittemore, MI (4.0 miles ), Turner, MI (4.2 miles) , Au Gres, MI (4.4 miles ), Twining, MI (4.4 miles) , Prescott, MI (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 44.29 N, Longitude: 83.49 W

Area code: 989

East Tawas household income distribution East Tawas home values distribution

Crime rates in East Tawas by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3273321144
per 100,000 101.167.0242.2104.4105.370.335.636.5148.2150.5
Robberies 0011002133
per 100,000 0.00.034.634.80.00.071.236.5111.2112.9
Assaults 91059977784
per 100,000 303.3335.1173.0313.3315.9246.0249.3255.7296.4150.5
Burglaries 49263432273427143715
per 100,000 1,651.5871.31,176.51,113.8947.71,195.1961.5511.31,370.9564.5
Thefts 1241521201129410214411710789
per 100,000 4,179.35,093.84,152.23,898.43,299.43,585.25,128.24,273.23,964.43,349.6
Auto thefts 8689584220
per 100,000 269.6201.1276.8313.3175.5281.2142.573.074.10.0
Arson 1332351001
per 100,000 33.7100.5103.869.6105.3175.735.60.00.037.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 459.4413.7524.8428.2370.7365.8395.2313.1486.0368.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in East Tawas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Michigan average:

1.88

East Tawas tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.0%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +59 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in East Tawas, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

East Tawas-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/30/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the East Tawas city center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1991, a category F3 tornado 24.0 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Tawas-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 89% 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 248.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 219.9 miles away from East Tawas 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 211.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 263.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 117.1 miles away from East Tawas 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 421.2 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 Iosco County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Tawas topographic map

Birthplace of: J. Scott Campbell - Comic book artist.

Hospitals and medical centers in East Tawas:

  • FMC - TAWAS BAY (1698 E HURON)

Other hospitals and medical centers near East Tawas:

  • ST JOSEPH HOME HEALTH AND HOSPIC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; TAWAS CITY, MI)
  • TAWAS ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; TAWAS CITY, MI)
  • TENDERCARE TAWAS CITY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TAWAS CITY, MI)
  • IOSCO CO MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TAWAS CITY, MI)

Airports located in East Tawas:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Tawas:

  • Delta College (about 56 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 56 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 60 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 67 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Central Michigan University (about 81 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Mott Community College (about 89 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 89 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)

Public elementary/middle school in East Tawas:

Private elementary/middle school in East Tawas:

  • HOLY FAMILY SCHOOL (Students: 89; Location: 411 WILKINSON ST; Grades: KG - 6)
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Library in East Tawas:

  • IOSCO-ARENAC DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,180,951; Location: 120 WEST WESTOVER STREET; 92,027 books; 3,157 audio materials; 1 local licensed databases; 234 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in East Tawas: East Tawas Station (A), East Tawas Library (B), East Tawas Police Department (C), East Tawas Fire Department (D), East Tawas City Hall (E), Iosco-Arenac District Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in East Tawas include: Holy Family Catholic Church (A), Lake Huron Community Church (B), Living Waters Christian Church (C), Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Christ Church Episcopal (F), East Tawas Assembly of God Church (G), Apostolic Church of East Tawas (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Greenwood Cemetery (1), Saint Joseph's Cemetery (2), American Legion Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in East Tawas include: Tom Dillon Park (1), Dewey Durant Park (2), Bolen Park (3), East Tawas City Park (4), Lumbering on the Huron Shore Historical Marker (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hubie's Wondergolf (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1909 East USHighway 23), Aaron's Wooded Acres Resort (968 N. Us Highway 23).

Hotels: Bambi Motel (1100 East Bay Street), Aaron's Wooded Acres Resort (968 N. Us Highway 23), Childs Bill (1100 East Bay Street).

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

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

EAST TAWAS, CITY OF (Population served: 2,808, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2012)
ROSE CITY MCDONALDS (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-17-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2012)
KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH WITNESSES (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013)

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

  • RED HAWK GOLF CLUB (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILBER METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TAWAS HEADSTART (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.9%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.8%
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: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
57 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

East Tawas, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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East Tawas 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in East Tawas (2011 data):

  • Huron Community Bank: at 301 North Newman Street, branch established on 1927/06/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $180.9 mil, Deposits: $145.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Huron Community Financial Services, Inc.
  • Independent Bank: East Tawas Branch at 228 Newman Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2010/10/20: Bank assets: $2,304.7 mil, Deposits: $2,092.2 mil, headquarters in Ionia, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Tawas Branch at 1885 Huron Road, branch established on 1975/09/15. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Michigan average:

11.0

East Tawas travel time to work - commute East Tawas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for East Tawas city (based on Iosco County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,10825
Catholic3,0704
Mainline Protestant2,59312
Other4094
None15,707-
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: 10
Iosco County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Iosco County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Iosco County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

9.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Iosco County:

30.8%
Michigan:

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

14.1%
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 3$9,516$38,0641$846
Other Government Administration 2$8,143$48,85825$1,047
Firefighters 0$0 23$4,232
Streets and Highways 2$7,027$42,1620$0
Sewerage 2$5,743$34,4580$0
Parks and Recreation 3$10,213$40,8527$4,105
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$8,745$34,9802$1,997
Water Supply 2$6,682$40,0920$0
Local Libraries 1$2,336$28,0320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,363$40,3561$292
Totals for Government 19$61,768$39,01159$12,519

East Tawas government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $2,138,000 ($773.80)
    Water Utilities: $523,000 ($189.29)
    Sewerage: $149,000 ($53.93)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $581,000 ($210.28)
    General - Other: $467,000 ($169.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $385,000 ($139.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $332,000 ($120.16)
    Water Utilities: $190,000 ($68.77)
    General Public Buildings: $166,000 ($60.08)
    Fire Protection: $118,000 ($42.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $97,000 ($35.11)
    Financial Administration: $94,000 ($34.02)
    Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($32.94)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($30.76)
    Libraries: $30,000 ($10.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000 ($3.98)
    Parking Facilities: $7,000 ($2.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $163,000 ($58.99)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $187,000 ($67.68)
    Sewerage: $186,000 ($67.32)
    General: $129,000 ($46.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $475,000 ($171.91)
    General - Other: $101,000 ($36.55)
    Regular Highways: $97,000 ($35.11)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($2.90)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($1.81)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($1.81)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $664,000 ($240.32)

East Tawas government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $541,000 ($195.80)
    Sewerage: $367,000 ($132.83)
    Housing & Community Development: $126,000 ($45.60)
    All Other: $86,000 ($31.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $200,000 ($72.39)
    All Other: $142,000 ($51.39)
    Highways: $63,000 ($22.80)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $132,000 ($47.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $469,000 ($169.74)
    Interest Earnings: $426,000 ($154.18)
    General Revenue, NEC: $146,000 ($52.84)
    Property Sale Other: $8,000 ($2.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $304,000 ($110.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $367,000 ($132.83)
    Highways: $250,000 ($90.48)
    All Other: $41,000 ($14.84)
  • Tax - Property: $1,161,000 ($420.20)
    NEC: $3,000 ($1.09)

East Tawas government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,630,000 ($951.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,041,000 ($738.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $384,000 ($138.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $205,000 ($74.19)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,418,000 ($513.21)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,309,000 ($835.69)

5.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
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 Alcona County, MI  0.39% ($21,325 average AGI)
from Wayne County, MI  0.39% ($38,000)
from Genesee County, MI  0.37% ($33,684)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Alcona County, MI  0.40% ($20,762 average AGI)
to Ogemaw County, MI  0.36% ($25,135)
to Genesee County, MI  0.30% ($22,903)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Tawas:

  • WIOS (1480 AM; 1 kW; TAWAS CITY-EAST TAWA, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Tawas:

  • WCLS (100.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)
  • WKJC (104.7 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WQLB (103.3 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHST (106.1 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: WATZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; HARRISVILLE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)

TV broadcast stations around East Tawas:

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; ALPENA, MI; Owner: THUNDER BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION.)
East Tawas fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


East Tawas fatal accident list:

Oct 22, 1999 07:15 PM, Sr-55, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1993 01:50 AM, 23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 22, 1987 12:47 AM, 55, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1984 10:25 PM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 3, 1980 01:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 12, 1979 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 7, 1975 00:40 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in East Tawas)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 3230 Tuttle Rd (Lat: 44.376139 Lon: -83.598861), Call Sign: KDR344
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.865 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/14/2005, Expiration Date: 11/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2012
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:
  • 3230 Tuttle Rd (Lat: 44.376139 Lon: -83.598861), Structure height: 59 m, Call Sign: WNIP245
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2012, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2012
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:
  • 3230 Tuttle Rd (Lat: 44.376139 Lon: -83.598861), Call Sign: KQA271, Licensee ID: L00001365
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.4800 MHz, 42.5800 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/14/2000, Expiration Date: 10/02/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2002
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 714 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823, Phone: (517) 362-3434

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Various Locations (Lat: 44.288611 Lon: -83.503028), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNH784
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/13/2012, Expiration Date: 11/07/2022
    Registrant: Phone: (517) 362-6161
  • DE34IP309, 4460 Bissnnett Rd (Lat: 44.438250 Lon: -83.343583), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQQN507
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 113 Newman St (Lat: 44.276417 Lon: -83.484694), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KGW403
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023
    Registrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Tawas)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in East Tawas)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 51
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - East Tawas

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Tawas, MI
Most common first names in East Tawas, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5878.1 years
William5275.5 years
James4974.2 years
Robert4770.2 years
Mary4679.2 years
George4678.0 years
Charles3573.8 years
Harold3576.8 years
Edward3474.2 years
Helen3278.2 years
Most common last names in East Tawas, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2376.5 years
Smith2375.0 years
Lixey1477.9 years
Anderson1380.2 years
Miller1279.9 years
White1181.9 years
Wood1183.8 years
Williams1076.1 years
Thompson972.7 years
Mielock882.3 years
Businesses in East Tawas, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Chevrolet1Long John Silver's1
Curves1New Balance1
Dairy Queen1Nike1
FedEx1SAS Shoes1
H&R Block1The Room Place1
KFC1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1
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