Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan

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Population in July 2009: 2,456. Population change since 2000: -13.0%
 
Males: 1,223  (49.8%)
Females: 1,233  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  48.2 years
Michigan median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 48236.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $121,389 (it was $113,882 in 2000)
Grosse Pointe Shores:

$121,389
MI:

$52,492

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $87,731 (it was $69,639 in 2000)

Grosse Pointe Shores village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $654,568 (it was $598,000 in 2000)
Grosse Pointe Shores:

$654,568
MI:

$147,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $140,811; Detached houses: $144,214; Townhouses or other attached units: $139,223; In 2-unit structures: $85,770; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,298; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $144,517; Mobile homes: $47,205; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $14,226
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  • Races in Grosse Pointe Shores, MI (2000)

    Grosse Pointe Shores races chart
    • 2,60892.4%White alone
    • 1154.1%Asian alone
    • 491.7%Hispanic
    • 230.8%Two or more races
    • 170.6%Black alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone

Races in Grosse Pointe Shores detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grosse Pointe Shores: 110.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.8%), Irish (14.2%), English (12.9%), Italian (12.1%), Arab (9.4%), Polish (8.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 586 feet

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 2,149 people per square mile   (low).

Grosse Pointe Shores,MI real estate house value index trend

Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grosse Pointe Shores village:

  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 71.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 2.5%

358 residents are foreign born (5.5% Asia, 4.0% Europe, 2.3% North America).

This village:

12.7%
Michigan:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Grosse Pointe Shores village:  1.3% ($7,741)
Michigan:  1.3% ($1,461)
Grosse Pointe Shores satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Clair Shores, MI (3.5 miles , pop. 63,096).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (11.9 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (249.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Grosse Pointe Woods, MI (1.0 miles ), Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI (1.0 miles ), Harper Woods, MI (1.5 miles ), Grosse Pointe Farms, MI (1.6 miles ), St. Clair Shores, MI (1.9 miles ), Grosse Pointe, MI (1.9 miles ), Eastpointe, MI (2.0 miles ), Grosse Pointe Park, MI (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $523,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $275,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $724,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $825,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $861,300
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $708,300
  • 2003: 64 buildings, average cost: $191,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $509,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $525,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $642,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $500,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 82.88 W


Crime rates in Grosse Pointe Shores by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 110000000010031
per 100,000 35.035.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.033.50.00.0102.334.2
Burglaries 000104000176207
per 100,000 0.00.00.036.40.0151.30.00.00.033.3234.8203.567.90.0239.7
Theft 1002005005913131119
per 100,000 35.00.00.072.90.00.0197.50.00.0166.3301.9441.0441.3375.2650.7
Auto thefts 000000000010002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.033.50.00.00.068.5
Arson 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 8.77.40.05.50.010.67.90.00.09.037.931.922.435.555.1

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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 Grosse Pointe Shores detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.82
Michigan average:

1.74
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -117 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care (20%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Transportation equipment (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (17%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (15%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Lawyers (6%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4%)
  • Engineers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)

Work and jobs in Grosse Pointe Shores: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grosse Pointe Shores-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Grosse Pointe Shores village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1964, a category F4 tornado 16.2 miles away from the village center killed 11 people and injured 224 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grosse Pointe Shores-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% 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 143.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 105.6 miles away from Grosse Pointe Shores 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 111.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 152.5 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 298.1 miles away from Grosse Pointe Shores 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 381.3 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 Wayne County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grosse Pointe Shores topographic map

Birthplace of: Susan Mascarin - Female tennis player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-GEORGIAN EAST (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI)
  • HACKETT AND FABRY HOME HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLAIR SHORES, MI)
  • FUSION HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HARPER WOODS, MI)
  • PRIORITY ONE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SAINT CLAIR SHORES, MI)
  • COAST TO COAST SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SAINT CLAIR SHORES, MI)
  • HENRY FORD CONT CARE CTR-BELMO (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HARPER WOODS, MI)
  • ST JOHN HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; DETROIT, MI)

Amtrak stations near Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • 9 miles: WINDSOR (298 WALKER RD.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 11 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: ROYAL OAK (201 S. SHERMAN DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • Macomb Community College (about 7 miles; Warren, MI; Full-time enrollment: 15,669)
  • Baker College of Clinton Township (about 9 miles; Clinton Township, MI; FT enrollment: 3,413)
  • Wayne State University (about 12 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 12 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 14 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 20 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 20 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)

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Notable locations in Grosse Pointe Shores: Grosse Pointe Shores Department of Public Safety Fire Station (A), Grosse Point Shore Police Station (B), Grosse Point Shores Courthouse (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Grosse Pointe Shores: Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.5. This is worse than average.

City:

91.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.389. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.389
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00601. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00601
U.S.:

0.01376
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Michigan:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  81.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  1.2%
Whole state:  5.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This village:

3.0%
Whole state:

10.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This village:

2.1%
Whole state:

4.8%

Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Michigan average:

11.3

Grosse Pointe Shores travel time to work - commute Grosse Pointe Shores mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Grosse Pointe Shores village (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
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: 556
Wayne County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
Wayne County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
Wayne County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Here:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

33.2%
Michigan:

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

12.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

64.2%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

65.3%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.3
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

14.4%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

5.7%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

7.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

35.6%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Grosse Pointe Shores:

67.6%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.7%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI Residents
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 1$5,794$69,5280$0
Other Government Administration 4$22,527$67,5810$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,032$48,3840$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$91,686$61,1240$0
Police - Other 3$13,671$54,6845$4,191
Streets and Highways 3$13,636$54,5441$1,594
Solid Waste Management 4$16,149$48,4470$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,389$64,66811$10,556
Water Supply 2$7,545$45,2700$0
Other and Unallocable 4$13,718$41,1540$0
Totals for Government 41$194,147$56,82417$16,341

Grosse Pointe Shores government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,580,000 ($643.32)
    Regular Highways: $701,000 ($285.42)
    Water Utilities: $675,000 ($274.84)
    Central Staff Services: $636,000 ($258.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $559,000 ($227.61)
    General - Other: $482,000 ($196.25)
    General Public Buildings: $404,000 ($164.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $342,000 ($139.25)
    Financial Administration: $114,000 ($46.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $110,000 ($44.79)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $9,862,000 ($4015.47)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $1,477,000 ($601.38)
    Benefit Payments: $604,000 ($245.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $991,000 ($403.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,720,000 ($1107.49)

Grosse Pointe Shores government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $160,000 ($65.15)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $-460,000 ($-187.30)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $380,000 ($154.72)
    Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($17.92)
    Rents: $20,000 ($8.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $961,000 ($391.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $301,000 ($122.56)
    Highways: $166,000 ($67.59)
  • Tax - Property: $3,700,000 ($1506.51)
    NEC: $54,000 ($21.99)

Grosse Pointe Shores government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $15,947,000 ($6493.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,531,000 ($2252.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $9,981,000 ($4063.93)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $435,000 ($177.12)

Grosse Pointe Shores government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $466,000 ($189.74)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $2,259,000 ($919.79)
    Total Other Securities: $159,000 ($64.74)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $457,000 ($186.07)

3.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($616 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oakland County, MI  1.03% ($35,466 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.57% ($27,796)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($34,618)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oakland County, MI  1.54% ($39,617 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($29,720)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($40,152)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WEXL (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROYAL OAK, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • WDMK (102.7 FM; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Grosse Pointe Shores:

  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, 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)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 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.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
Grosse Pointe Shores fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Grosse Pointe Shores fatal accident list:

May 1, 2005 04:00 AM, Lakeshore, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 1, 1992 09:59 PM, Lakeshore, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 19, 1986 11:14 PM, Vernier Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 1984 01:43 AM, Lakeshore, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 21, 1981 11:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1977 02:34 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 788 Lakeshore Rd (Lat: 42.434750 Lon: -82.872139), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WHU579
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 01/26/1998, Expiration Date: 10/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, 788 Lakeshore Rd, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC8UV, Previous Call Sign: WD8BBR, Licensee ID: L00321462, Grant Date: 01/20/2011, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021, Certifier: Philip A Filkin, Registrant: Philip A Filkin, 30 Hampton Road, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236-1317
  • Call Sign: N8PKD, Previous Call Sign: KB8MDB, Grant Date: 07/09/1991, Expiration Date: 07/09/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/10/2003, Registrant: Louis J Kulma, 35 Vernier Rd, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236
  • Call Sign: N8QDK, Licensee ID: L00353888, Grant Date: 06/20/2001, Expiration Date: 09/17/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2013, Registrant: Philip S Badalamenti, 67 Michaux Ct, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$192,13821$309,96769$283,2890$03$208,273
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$221,0001$326,8108$327,8750$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$312,80031$318,1903$218,3331$288,490
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$332,2256$296,9180$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$675,0004$460,9431$350,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2522.00 , 5509.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$380,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$213,0001$213,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$591,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2522.00 , 5509.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Grosse Pointe Shores that have no violations reported:

  • GROSSE POINTE SHORES (Population served: 2,929, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (97%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Grosse Pointe Shores compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Grosse Pointe Shores on our top lists:

  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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