Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 15,835 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.3%
 
Males: 7,386  (46.6%)
Females: 8,449  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48236.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,649 (it was $78,558 in 2000)
Grosse Pointe Woods:

$85,649
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,146 (it was $38,653 in 2000)

Grosse Pointe Woods city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,627 (it was $231,800 in 2000)
Grosse Pointe Woods:

$167,627
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $116,396; Detached houses: $120,358; Townhouses or other attached units: $111,214; In 2-unit structures: $57,191; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $79,956; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,571; Mobile homes: $40,569; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $41,520

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,260.

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  • Races in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI (2010)

    Grosse Pointe Woods races chart
    • 14,52590.0%White alone
    • 7254.5%Black alone
    • 3892.4%Asian alone
    • 2701.7%Hispanic
    • 1991.2%Two or more races
    • 140.09%American Indian alone
    • 130.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grosse Pointe Woods: 90.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.3%), Italian (12.5%), Irish (12.4%), Polish (9.1%), English (7.4%), United States (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 587 feet

Land area: 3.26 square miles.

Population density: 4,856 people per square mile   (average).

Grosse Pointe Woods,MI real estate house value index trend

Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Grosse Pointe Woods:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grosse Pointe Woods city:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

612 residents are foreign born (2.7% Asia, 2.2% Europe, 0.6% North America).

This city:

3.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Grosse Pointe Woods to the number of sex offenders is 3,168 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,603 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,099 (2.8%)

Grosse Pointe Woods satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Clair Shores, MI (3.6 miles , pop. 63,096).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (11.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (248.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Grosse Pointe Shores, MI (1.0 miles ), Harper Woods, MI (1.2 miles ), Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI (1.3 miles ), Grosse Pointe Farms, MI (1.5 miles ), Grosse Pointe, MI (1.8 miles ), Eastpointe, MI (1.8 miles ), St. Clair Shores, MI (1.9 miles ), Grosse Pointe Park, MI (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $208,900
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $225,500
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $359,100
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $375,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $366,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $231,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $333,300
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2012: 26 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $312,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 82.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,595 (-22.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 879 (11.5%)

Grosse Pointe Woods household income distribution Grosse Pointe Woods home values distribution

Crime rates in Grosse Pointe Woods by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000120011123
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.06.112.50.00.06.96.26.312.719.0
Robberies 53134460833345
per 100,000 28.917.777.524.224.637.50.053.520.718.618.825.431.6
Assaults 115341615191519811314
per 100,000 63.729.417.924.298.393.8124.1100.3131.349.66.382.588.6
Burglaries 30301122362934253133333624
per 100,000 173.7176.665.6132.9221.2181.3222.0167.2214.2204.7206.5228.4151.8
Thefts 216193161199219214219237206150168163147
per 100,000 1,250.51,136.3960.21,201.81,345.51,337.71,430.21,584.91,423.6930.31,051.21,034.3930.0
Auto thefts 19311333544232272428532120
per 100,000 110.0182.577.5199.3331.8262.5209.0180.6165.9173.7331.6133.2126.5
Arson 4000101000110
per 100,000 23.20.00.00.06.10.06.50.00.00.06.36.30.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 99.189.781.591.6137.0136.4122.6134.7132.192.1101.8109.7107.6

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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 Woods detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 36 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -600 (-3.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grosse Pointe Woods-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Grosse Pointe Woods city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1964, a category F4 tornado 16.6 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 224 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grosse Pointe Woods-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 144.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 106.3 miles away from Grosse Pointe Woods 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 112.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 151.9 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 297.8 miles away from Grosse Pointe Woods 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 380.5 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 (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, 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 Woods topographic map

Birthplace of: Corey Tropp - Ice hockey player, Eric Werner - Ice hockey player, Andy Miele - Ice hockey player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Grosse Pointe Woods:

  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-GEORGIAN EAST (21401 MACK AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Grosse Pointe Woods:

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

Amtrak stations near Grosse Pointe Woods:

  • 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.
  • 14 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 Woods:

  • 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 11 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 13 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 19 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 19 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)

Public high school in Grosse Pointe Woods:

Private high school in Grosse Pointe Woods:

  • UNIVERSITY LIGGETT SCHOOL (Students: 661, Location: 1045 COOK RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grosse Pointe Woods:

Private elementary/middle school in Grosse Pointe Woods:

  • OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA ELEMENTARY (Students: 334, Location: 467 FAIRFORD RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Grosse Pointe Woods: Lochmoor Country Club (A), Grosse Pointe Woods Department of Public Safety Fire Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Pointe Plaza Shopping Center (1), Farmer Jack Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grosse Pointe Woods include: Our Lady Star of the Sea Chruch (A), Grosse Pointe Baptist Church (B), Grosse Pointe Woods Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Grosse Pointe Woods include: Sweeney Park (1), Children's Home of Detroit Historical Marker (2), Fractional District Number Nine School Historical Marker (3), Ghesquiere Park (4). Display/hide their locations 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 0.390. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.390
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
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 9.3 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 15.6 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 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00602. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00602
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.6%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for Black residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
66 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Grosse Pointe Woods (2011 data):

  • Talmer Bank and Trust: 20276 Mack Avenue Branch at 20276 Mack Avenue, branch established on 2007/09/17; Grosse Pointe Woods Branch at 21110 Mack Ave, branch established on 2008/06/09. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $2,126.7 mil, Deposits: $1,722.6 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices, Holding Company: Talmer Bancorp Inc.
  • Comerica Bank: Mack-Brys Branch at 21303 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1969/10/15; Mack-Lockmoor Branch at 20200 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1952/08/18. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • First Place Bank: 20247 Mack Avenue Branch at 20247 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1987/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $2,754.5 mil, Deposits: $2,219.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, OH, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Grosse Pointe Woods Branch at 19733 Mack Avenue, branch established on 2004/12/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Grosse Pointe Woods Branch at 20100 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1991/07/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Citizens Bank: Mack Avenue Branch at 19683 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1989/02/01. 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.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Grosse Pointe Woods Branch at 19700 Mack Avenue, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Michigan average:

11.0

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

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Religion statistics for Grosse Pointe Woods city (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 Woods:

59.5%
Michigan:

49.4%

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

60.0%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Grosse Pointe Woods:

17.5%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Grosse Pointe Woods:

7.7%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grosse Pointe Woods:

7.0
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

64.2%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Grosse Pointe Woods:

80.4%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grosse Pointe Woods, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$35,373$60,6392$5,135
Other Government Administration 5$26,318$63,1638$4,011
Judicial and Legal 3$12,520$50,0801$2,500
Police Protection - Officers 33$195,275$71,0090$0
Police - Other 3$13,432$53,72818$18,908
Streets and Highways 11$43,757$47,7351$912
Health 5$26,654$63,9700$0
Solid Waste Management 2$7,871$47,2260$0
Sewerage 1$4,351$52,2121$1,258
Parks and Recreation 1$4,014$48,16829$20,495
Natural Resources 1$3,994$47,9280$0
Water Supply 5$22,689$54,4540$0
Other and Unallocable 8$39,051$58,5777$15,423
Totals for Government 85$435,299$61,45467$68,642

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,678,000 ($232.27)
    Police Protection: $2,815,000 ($177.77)
    Sewerage: $1,818,000 ($114.81)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,639,000 ($103.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,270,000 ($80.20)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,145,000 ($72.31)
    Central Staff Services: $815,000 ($51.47)
    Water Utilities: $752,000 ($47.49)
    General - Other: $514,000 ($32.46)
    Financial Administration: $331,000 ($20.90)
    Parking Facilities: $246,000 ($15.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $201,000 ($12.69)
    Fire Protection: $186,000 ($11.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $356,000 ($22.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $162,000 ($10.23)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($4.04)
    Regular Highways: $44,000 ($2.78)
    Fire Protection: $27,000 ($1.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($0.69)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,093,000 ($384.78)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,155,000 ($136.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $179,000 ($11.30)
    Parking Facilities: $178,000 ($11.24)
    All Other: $119,000 ($7.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $102,000 ($6.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $34,000 ($2.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $698,000 ($44.08)
    Interest Earnings: $581,000 ($36.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,694,000 ($106.98)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,952,000 ($123.27)
    All Other: $888,000 ($56.08)
  • Tax - Property: $11,613,000 ($733.38)
    NEC: $610,000 ($38.52)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,725,000 ($361.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,425,000 ($153.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,530,000 ($159.77)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $770,000 ($48.63)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,475,000 ($156.30)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,723,000 ($424.57)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,029,000 ($64.98)

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 Woods:

  • 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)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, 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 Woods:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • 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 Woods:

  • 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)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • 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.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Grosse Pointe Woods fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 42.443611 Lon: -82.906833, Call Sign: WQMZ780, Licensee ID: L00031867
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.312 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2010, Expiration Date: 11/18/2020, Certifier: Joseph AheeRegistrant: City Of Grosse Pointe Woods, 20025 Mack Plaza Dr., Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236, Phone: (313) 343-2460, Fax: (313) 343-2622
  • Lat: 42.433083 Lon: -82.908694, Call Sign: WQQA321
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Certifier: Andrew PazuchowskiRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 42.435278 Lon: -82.893611, Call Sign: WQWZ875
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.137 MHz, 452.187 MHz, 452.637 MHz, 457.137 MHz, 457.187 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2016, Expiration Date: 01/11/2026, Certifier: Leslie LindbloomRegistrant: Hawkeye Licensing, Crestwood, KY 40014, Phone: (502) 381-8050, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Se Cor Of Int Of I94 & 8 Mile Rd (Lat: 42.450583 Lon: -82.916556), Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WPNE811
    Assigned Frequencies: 23475.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/09/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022Registrant: Phone: (810) 649-1310

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 19755 Mack Avenue (Lat: 42.428361 Lon: -82.911028), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KNKD334
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2005Registrant: Ameritech Mobile Services, Inc., 2000 West Ameritech Center Drive, Location 2g81, Hoffman Estates, IL 60195-5000, Phone: (847) 248-4740, Fax: (847) 248-2674

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grosse Pointe Woods)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED75$141,10772$140,056274$175,6027$40,57113$79,8460$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$120,1673$188,00034$183,5591$20,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$163,36415$88,60098$179,89811$29,0009$82,4441$10,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$111,8752$115,00049$180,7961$7,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$74,0004$109,75022$203,5450$01$60,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5511.00 , 5512.00, 5517.00, 5518.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$155,36411$211,727
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$106,0002$239,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$183,0002$123,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$127,5002$124,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$124,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5511.00 , 5512.00, 5517.00, 5518.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • GROSSE POINTE WOODS (Population served: 16,135, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Grosse Pointe Woods

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grosse Pointe Woods, MI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (94%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Little Caesars Pizza1
Caribou Coffee1Men's Wearhouse1
Curves1Nike1
FedEx2Quiznos1
GNC1Subway1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Jimmy John's1UPS1
Kroger1

Grosse Pointe Woods compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Grosse Pointe Woods on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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