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Population in 2012: 12,552 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 

Males: 5,926  (47.2%)
Females: 6,626  (52.8%)

Median resident age:  41.4 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip codes: 49829, 49894.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,437 (it was $29,125 in 2000)
Escanaba:

$26,437
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,425

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $74,674 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Escanaba:

$74,674
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $100,853; Detached houses: $106,672; Townhouses or other attached units: $97,604; In 2-unit structures: $99,854; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $79,289; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $785,521; Mobile homes: $29,232

Median gross rent in 2012: $526.

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  • White alone - 11,622 (92.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 401 (3.2%)
  • Two or more races - 298 (2.4%)
  • Hispanic - 103 (0.8%)
  • Black alone - 88 (0.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 72 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 23 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Escanaba: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (17.1%), French (14.7%), Swedish (9.0%), Irish (8.8%), French Canadian (6.5%), English (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 598 feet

Land area: 12.7 square miles.

Population density: 992 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Escanaba:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 13.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Escanaba city:

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

136 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.1%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 61 registered sex offenders living in Escanaba, Michigan as of September 30, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Escanaba to the number of sex offenders is 206 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,390 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,333 (1.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (96.8 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (191.3 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (271.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gladstone, MI (2.7 miles ), Powers, MI (4.7 miles ), Garden, MI (5.0 miles ), Carney, MI (5.1 miles ), Daggett, MI (5.7 miles ), Ellison Bay, WI (5.8 miles) , Stephenson, MI (5.9 miles ), Liberty Grove, WI (6.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.75 N, Longitude: 87.07 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,687 (+37.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,629 (74.6%)

Area code: 906

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Crime rates in Escanaba by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.07.90.0
Rapes 2794610
per 100,000 16.057.474.333.647.679.1
Robberies 023224
per 100,000 0.016.424.816.815.931.7
Assaults 32523283041
per 100,000 24.0205.0189.8234.9238.0324.5
Burglaries 881251061088166
per 100,000 704.31024.8874.8906.2642.6522.3
Thefts 400598549600625699
per 100,000 3201.54902.44530.85034.44958.05531.8
Auto thefts 71714221119
per 100,000 56.0139.4115.5184.687.3150.4
Arson 222022
per 100,000 16.016.416.50.015.915.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.6) 179.3333.3320.5322.2320.5366.4

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 39 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Michigan average:

1.74

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Escanaba, Michigan accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.9%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -565 (-4.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Escanaba-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Escanaba city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/11/1987, a category F3 tornado 34.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delta County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Thomas J. Riley - Football player and coach and attorney, A. Walter Norblad - Politician, John Perrin - Baseball player, Becky Iverson - Professional golfer, Tom Casperson - Politician, Andy Harvey - College basketball player (Michigan State Spartans), Clarence Lehr - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Escanaba:

  • FMC - ESCANABA (Dialysis Facility, 3501 LUDINGTON ST)
  • ST. FRANCIS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 901 NORTH LINCOLN ROAD)
  • MARQUETTE GENERAL HOME HEALTH (Hospital, DOCTORS PARK, SUITE 105)
  • OSF BAY DE NOC HOSPICE (Hospital, 901 NORTH LINCOLN ROAD)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 3401 LUDINGTON ST)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Hospital, 3401 LUDINGTON ST)
  • BISHOP NOA HOME FOR SENIOR CITIZENS (Nursing Home, 2900 THIRD AVENUE SOUTH)
  • CHRISTIAN PARK HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 2415 5TH AVE SOUTH)
  • CHRISTIAN PARK VILLAGE (Nursing Home, 2525 7TH AVENUE SOUTH)

Political contributions by individuals in Escanaba, MI

Airports located in Escanaba:

  • Delta County Airport (Runways: 2, Commercial Ops: 1,040, Air Taxi Ops: 7,476, Itinerant Ops: 20,000, Local Ops: 20,000, Military Ops: 300)

Amtrak station:

ESCANABA (DELTA AREA TRANSIT, 2901 27TH AVE. N) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.escanaba.org

Colleges/Universities in Escanaba:

  • Bay de Noc Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,620; Location: 2001 N Lincoln Road; Public; Website: www.baycollege.edu/index.html)
  • Paul Mitchell The School-Escanaba (FT enrollment: 42; Location: 1625 Sheridan Rd; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Escanaba:

  • Northern Michigan University (about 59 miles; Marquette, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,952)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 94 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 4,962)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 99 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 3,643)
  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 100 miles; Traverse City, MI; FT enrollment: 2,488)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 103 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Michigan Technological University (about 119 miles; Houghton, MI; FT enrollment: 6,330)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 122 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 3,092)

Public high schools in Escanaba:

Public elementary/middle schools in Escanaba:

Private elementary/middle schools in Escanaba:

  • HOLY NAME SCHOOL (Students: 322; Location: 409 S 22ND ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ESCANABA SDA SCHOOL (Students: 11; Location: 210 S LINCOLN RD; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Escanaba, School District: ESCANABA AREA PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Library in Escanaba:

  • ESCANABA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $557,777; Location: 400 LUDINGTON STREET; 70,085 books; 2,910 audio materials; 1,694 video materials; 1 other licensed databases; 120 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Escanaba: William Bonifas Auditorium (A), Upper Peninsula State Fairgrounds (B), Escanaba Station (C), Escanaba Country Club (D), Rampart Emergency Medical Services (E), Math/Science Building (F), Catherine Bonifas/Administrative Services Building (G), Bay de Noc Community College Gymnasium (H), Health and Applied Technology Center (I), Student Services Center (J), Bay de Noc Community College Extension Center (K), Bay de Noc Community College Apartments (L), Learning Resources Center (M), Joseph Heirman University Center (N), Michigan Technical Education Center (O), Maintenance Building (P), Escanaba City Police Department (Q), Escanaba Public Safety Fire Station (R), Steam and Gas Engine Museum (S), Delta County Airport Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Escanaba include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Immanuel Lutheran Church (B), Central United Methodist Church (C), Saint Ann Church (D), Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene (E), Silver Winds Church (F), Cornerstone Community Church (G), Saint Joseph and Saint Patrick Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Holy Cross Cemetery (1), Lakeview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Willow Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Escanaba include: Royce Park (1), Veterans Park (2), Tot Lot (3), Doctors Park (4), Stephenson Park (5), Webster Playground (6), Rose Park (7), Portage Marsh State Wildlife Management Area (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Family Fun Park Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2929 3rd Avenue North) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Econo Lodge Escanaba (921 North Lincoln Road) (1), Best Western Pioneer Inn & Suites 2635 (Ludington) (2), Fishery Pointe Beach Cottages (5041 M 35) (3), Comfort Suites Escanaba (3600 Ludington Street) (4), Comfort Suites (3600 Ludington Street) (5), Carriage Restaurant (2635 Ludington Street) (6), Escanaba-Days Inn (2603 N Lincoln Rd) (7), Delta Inn (2414 Ludington Street) (8), Hiawatha Motel (2400 Ludington Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Delta 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 Escanaba and their reported violations in the past:

ESCANABA (Address: 410 Ludington Street , Population served: 13659, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS-BREVORT LK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS-CARP RIVER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
U.S.F.S. -ST. IGNACE COMPLEX (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2000 and JUN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-13-2000), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
USFS-WIDE WATERS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2004)
USFS-PETES LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-29-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2002 and SEP-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2003)
USFS-CLEAR LAKE CAMP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS- THREE LAKES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 78, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-1999 and SEP-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-1999), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-1999)

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

  • PIONEER TRAIL PARK (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS-LAKE MICHIGAN CAMPGROUND (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS-FOLEY CREEK (Population served: 88, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS-BAY FURNACE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS - MOCCASIN LAKE RP (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS- BAY VIEW CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS - ACKERMAN LAKE (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PENINSULA FEDERAL CREDIT UNION (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OB FULLER PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • USFS-INDIAN RIVER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.1%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 35.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.8% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 66.4% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Escanaba, MI

People in group quarters in Escanaba in 2010:

  • 252 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 81 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 72 people in college/university student housing
  • 60 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 40 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 19 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 5 people in maritime/merchant vessels

People in group quarters in Escanaba in 2000:

  • 299 people in nursing homes
  • 60 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 28 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 26 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Escanaba compared to Michigan state average:

Escanaba, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Escanaba (2011 data):

  • Northern Michigan Bank & Trust: North Brnch at 1921 3rd Avenue North, branch established on 2000/07/17; at 723 Ludington Street, branch established on 1986/01/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $224.5 mil, Deposits: $203.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Northern Michigan Corporation
  • Upper Peninsula State Bank: at 430 North Lincoln Road, branch established on 1902/01/01; Escanaba Downtown Branch at 112 North 11th Street, branch established on 2009/09/28. Info updated 2010/02/10: Bank assets: $191.3 mil, Deposits: $154.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: S.B.e. Corp.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Escanaba Main Branch at 1205 Ludington Street, branch established on 1871/01/01; North-West Branch at 516 North Lincoln Road, branch established on 1958/10/06. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Baybank: Escanaba Branch at 2404 Third Avenue North, branch established on 1989/07/10; Wells Township Branch at 6615 North Us 2/41, branch established on 2003/04/07. Info updated 2008/12/03: Bank assets: $81.4 mil, Deposits: $68.9 mil, headquarters in Gladstone, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Baybank Corporation
  • mBank: Escanaba Branch at 3300 Ludington Street, branch established on 2009/03/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $498.3 mil, Deposits: $410.0 mil, headquarters in Manistique, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Mackinac Financial Corporation
  • First Bank, Upper Michigan: Escanaba Branch at 2800 Ludington St, branch established on 1989/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $168.4 mil, Deposits: $119.5 mil, headquarters in Gladstone, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancshares Corporation
  • Citizens Bank: 2325 Ludington Street Branch at 2325 Ludington Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Escanaba, Michigan:

  • Days Inn, 2603 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 789-1200, Fax: (906) 789-0128
  • Escanaba Super 8, 2415 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 786-1000, Fax: (906) 786-7819
  • Comfort Suites, 3600 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 786-9630, Fax: (906) 786-0058
  • Americas Best Value Inn Escanaba, 2301 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 789-1000, Fax: (906) 789-1527
  • Best Western Pioneer Inn & Suites, 2635 Ludington St, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 786-0602, Fax: (906) 786-3938
  • Econo Lodge, 921 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, Mi, Escanaba, MI 49829 , Phone: (906) 789-1066, Fax: (906) 789-9202
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Escanaba, Michigan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Escanaba travel time to work - commute


Escanaba mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Escanaba city (based on Delta County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.72%
Here79.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodBaptist General Conference
Adherents66.9%14.1%3.8%2.0%1.9%
Congregations20.0%18.2%7.3%7.3%3.6%
NameEpiscopal ChurchSalvation ArmyLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.7%1.4%1.3%1.1%5.8%
Congregations5.5%1.8%1.8%1.8%32.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Delta County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Delta County:

4.29 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
This county:

9.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Delta County:

29.6%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.7%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 10$37,611$45,1331$943
Other Government Administration 5$18,704$44,8905$332
Police Protection - Officers 34$165,950$58,5710$0
Police - Other 10$29,147$34,9760$0
Streets and Highways 14$51,250$43,9290$0
Solid Waste Management 5$13,877$33,3051$330
Sewerage 7$28,479$48,8210$0
Parks and Recreation 4$13,590$40,77012$7,751
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5$21,456$51,4940$0
Water Supply 9$32,703$43,6040$0
Electric Power 11$50,603$55,2030$0
Local Libraries 5$15,832$37,9974$1,831
Other and Unallocable 9$29,800$39,7333$3,350
Totals for Government 128$509,002$47,71926$14,537

Escanaba government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $403,000 ($32.11)
    Regular Highways: $317,000 ($25.25)
    Electric Utilities: $208,000 ($16.57)
    General - Other: $96,000 ($7.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($5.90)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($1.27)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($0.96)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $14,947,000 ($1190.81)
    General - Other: $4,284,000 ($341.30)
    Regular Highways: $1,298,000 ($103.41)
    Water Utilities: $1,017,000 ($81.02)
    Financial Administration: $807,000 ($64.29)
    Sewerage: $801,000 ($63.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $800,000 ($63.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $761,000 ($60.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $622,000 ($49.55)
    Libraries: $482,000 ($38.40)
    Central Staff Services: $391,000 ($31.15)
    General Public Buildings: $269,000 ($21.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $65,000 ($5.18)
    Health - Other: $9,000 ($0.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $217,000 ($17.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $215,000 ($17.13)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $30,000 ($2.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $279,000 ($22.23)
    Water Utilities: $97,000 ($7.73)
    Sewerage: $69,000 ($5.50)
    General - Other: $38,000 ($3.03)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($0.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,633,000 ($528.44)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($5.10)

Escanaba government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,098,000 ($87.48)
    All Other: $601,000 ($47.88)
    Housing and Community Development: $433,000 ($34.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $273,000 ($21.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $182,000 ($14.50)
    Parking Facilities: $17,000 ($1.35)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $534,000 ($42.54)
    All Other: $137,000 ($10.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $129,000 ($10.28)
    Highways: $7,000 ($0.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,006,000 ($80.15)
    Sale of Property: $119,000 ($9.48)
    Rents: $115,000 ($9.16)
    Donations From Private Sources: $89,000 ($7.09)
    General Revenue, NEC: $74,000 ($5.90)
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000 ($2.31)
    Special Assessments: $24,000 ($1.91)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $13,905,000 ($1107.79)
    Water Utilities: $1,426,000 ($113.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,519,000 ($121.02)
    Highways: $1,080,000 ($86.04)
    All Other: $157,000 ($12.51)
  • Tax - Property: $4,265,000 ($339.79)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $2,000 ($0.16)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.16)

Escanaba government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,418,000 ($670.65)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,967,000 ($634.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $451,000 ($35.93)

Escanaba government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,610,000 ($2358.99)

3.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,196 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.98%
Michigan average:

5.24%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($755 average AGI)
Delta County:

0.09%
Michigan average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Menominee County, MI  0.41% ($24,283 average AGI)
from Marquette County, MI  0.34% ($37,700)
from Schoolcraft County, MI  0.16% ($31,652)


4.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,541 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.45%
Michigan average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Menominee County, MI  0.35% ($29,942 average AGI)
to Marquette County, MI  0.33% ($28,896)
to Brown County, WI  0.21% ($34,742)

Strongest AM radio stations in Escanaba:

  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHT (600 AM; 1 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: LAKE RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WZAM (970 AM; 5 kW; ISHPEMING, MI)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDMJ (1320 AM; 5 kW; MARQUETTE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Escanaba:

  • W261CI (100.1 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • W254AG (98.7 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: FAMILY ED BC CORP OF DOOR CTY WI)
  • W296AX (107.1 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: BD. OF CONTROL NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNV)
  • WGKL (105.5 FM; GLADSTONE, MI; Owner: LAKES RADIO, INC.)
  • WYKX (104.7 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGLQ (97.1 FM; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: LAKES RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Escanaba:

  • WJMN-TV (Channel 3; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W40AN (Channel 40; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W20BZ (Channel 20; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W14CE (Channel 14; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: FEDERAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W15BI (Channel 15; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: RICHARD W. JOHNSON)
  • W17BQ (Channel 17; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: MARK W. JOHNSON)
  • W27BN (Channel 27; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: LINDA M. JOHNSON)
  • W46CD (Channel 46; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: LINDA M. JOHNSON)
  • W48BP (Channel 48; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: LINDA M. JOHNSON)
  • W50BG (Channel 50; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: RICHARD W. JOHNSON)
  • W52BX (Channel 52; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: RICHARD W. JOHNSON)
  • W58CJ (Channel 58; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: RICHARD W. JOHNSON)
  • W60CB (Channel 60; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: RICHARD W. JOHNSON)
  • W64CA (Channel 64; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: ESTHER P. JOHNSON)
  • W21BJ (Channel 21; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: MARK W. JOHNSON)
  • W62CI (Channel 62; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: MARK W. JOHNSON)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Escanaba fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 54,949
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,419

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Escanaba)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Escanaba, MI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Escanaba)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Escanaba)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Escanaba


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Escanaba, MI

Most common first names in Escanaba, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18575.9 years
Mary14678.9 years
William11473.7 years
Robert10970.7 years
Joseph10176.8 years
George8677.6 years
Edward8372.2 years
Helen7980.1 years
Anna7483.0 years
Margaret6881.6 years
Most common last names in Escanaba, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson13676.8 years
Anderson10976.7 years
Peterson6878.1 years
Nelson6477.4 years
Olson6178.9 years
Carlson6080.2 years
Larson3879.6 years
Erickson3881.0 years
Smith3476.6 years
Lafave3176.0 years
Businesses in Escanaba, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's2
Ashley Furniture1Menards1
Bath & Body Works1New Balance1
Best Western1Nike1
Burger King1Payless1
Comfort Suites1Penske1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1SAS Shoes1
FedEx4Sears1
Goodwill1Staples1
H&R Block1Super 81
Hardee's1True Value1
JCPenney1U-Haul3
Jones New York1UPS14
KFC1Vans1
Kmart1Verizon Wireless1
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets4YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Escanaba, MI

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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Harold F. Ross (5)
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  • Brian K. Bosk (2)
  • John Culliton (1)
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Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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