Hesperia, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 938 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 445  (47.5%)
Females: 493  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49421.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,463 (it was $27,460 in 2000)
Hesperia:

$25,463
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,724 (it was $13,704 in 2000)

Hesperia village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,295 (it was $66,700 in 2000)
Hesperia:

$67,295
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $74,721; Detached houses: $78,639; Mobile homes: $19,954

Median gross rent in 2013: $563.

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  • Races in Hesperia, MI (2010)

    Hesperia races chart
    • 84488.5%White alone
    • 778.1%Hispanic
    • 222.3%Two or more races
    • 101.0%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hesperia: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.8%), English (14.3%), Irish (13.2%), United States (6.6%), French (4.9%), Dutch (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 225 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 1,140 people per square mile   (low).

Hesperia,MI real estate house value index trend

Hesperia, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Hesperia:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hesperia village:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 21.3%

18 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 39 registered sex offenders living in Hesperia, Michigan as of July 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hesperia to the number of sex offenders is 24 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,735 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,339 (2.3%)

Hesperia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (46.3 miles , pop. 197,800).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (102.8 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (145.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fremont, MI (2.9 miles ), Walkerville, MI (3.3 miles ), White Cloud, MI (3.7 miles ), New Era, MI (3.9 miles ), Twin Lake, MI (4.0 miles ), Rothbury, MI (4.0 miles ), Newaygo, MI (4.0 miles ), Lakewood Club, MI (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 43.57 N, Longitude: 86.04 W

Area code: 231

Hesperia household income distribution Hesperia home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +84 (+9.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Information (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Hesperia, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hesperia, Michigan average temperatures Hesperia, Michigan average precipitation Hesperia, Michigan humidity Hesperia, Michigan wind speed Hesperia, Michigan snowfall Hesperia, Michigan sunshine Hesperia, Michigan clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hesperia-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.6 miles away from the Hesperia village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.5 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hesperia-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 283.3 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 321.5 miles away from Hesperia 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 366.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 226.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 342.2 miles away from Hesperia center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 206.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oceana County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hesperia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hesperia:

  • DAVITA - NEWAYGO COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FREMONT, MI)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH GERBER MEMORIAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; FREMONT, MI)
  • MEADOWS NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FREMONT, MI)
  • TRANSITIONAL HEALTH SVCS OF FREMONT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FREMONT, MI)
  • NEWAYGO CO MEDICAL CARE FACILI (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FREMONT, MI)
  • NORTHERN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WHITE CLOUD, MI)
  • COMMUNITY HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WHITE CLOUD, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hesperia:

  • Muskegon Community College (about 24 miles; Muskegon, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,310)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 24 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)
  • Ferris State University (about 30 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Grand Valley State University (about 43 miles; Allendale, MI; FT enrollment: 21,982)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 46 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Cornerstone University (about 47 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Calvin College (about 50 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)

Public high schools in Hesperia:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hesperia:

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Library in Hesperia:

  • HESPERIA COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $290,619; Location: 80 SOUTH DIVISION STREET; 27,763 books; 3,243 audio materials; 2,213 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 88 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Hesperia Community Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Hesperia include: Hesperia Baptist Church (A), Hesperia Presbyterian Church (B), Christ the King Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: All Seasons Inn (287 South Division Street).

Oceana 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
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.4%
(30.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for American Indian residents, 30.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Hesperia (2011 data):

  • The Shelby State Bank: Hesperia Branch at 180 North Division, branch established on 1931/11/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $206.2 mil, Deposits: $177.4 mil, headquarters in Shelby, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Shelby Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Michigan average:

11.0

Hesperia travel time to work - commute Hesperia mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hesperia village (based on Oceana County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,0846
Mainline Protestant2,43514
Evangelical Protestant1,81926
Other2422
None16,990-
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: 9
Oceana County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Oceana County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Oceana County:

7.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

10.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oceana County:

29.4%
Michigan:

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

20.5%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hesperia:

47.2%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hesperia:

23.0%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hesperia:

11.0%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hesperia:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hesperia:

33.9%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hesperia, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$992
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,508
Police Protection - Officers 1$653$7,8361$970
Streets and Highways 1$158$1,8962$611
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$221
Totals for Government 2$1,485$8,91013$8,995

Hesperia government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $188,000 ($200.43)
    Water Utilities: $116,000 ($123.67)
    Police Protection: $113,000 ($120.47)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($92.75)
    Central Staff Services: $68,000 ($72.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($38.38)
    Financial Administration: $28,000 ($29.85)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($10.66)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($10.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $16,000 ($17.06)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($46.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $7,000 ($7.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $212,000 ($226.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($14.93)

Hesperia government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $115,000 ($122.60)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($1.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($4.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($23.45)
    Rents: $9,000 ($9.59)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $97,000 ($103.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $123,000 ($131.13)
    Highways: $91,000 ($97.01)
  • Tax - Property: $185,000 ($197.23)

Hesperia government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($239.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $210,000 ($223.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($15.99)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($11.73)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $69,000 ($73.56)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,848 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Muskegon County, MI  1.33% ($34,366 average AGI)
from Kent County, MI  0.38% ($37,216)
from Mason County, MI  0.36% ($20,257)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,143 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Muskegon County, MI  1.63% ($25,457 average AGI)
to Newaygo County, MI  0.52% ($22,019)
to Mason County, MI  0.41% ($24,366)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hesperia:

  • WSHN (1550 AM; daytime; 1 kW; FREMONT, MI; Owner: NOORDYK BROADCASTING, 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)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WMHG (1600 AM; 5 kW; MUSKEGON, MI)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5 kW; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: RH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hesperia:

  • WBLV (90.3 FM; TWIN LAKE, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP, INC.)
  • WCXT (105.3 FM; HART, MI; Owner: WATERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSHN-FM (100.1 FM; HOLTON, MI; Owner: NOORDYK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEFG-FM (97.5 FM; WHITEHALL, MI; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMUS-FM (106.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLCS (98.3 FM; NORTH MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWKR (94.1 FM; PENTWATER, MI; Owner: SYNERGY MEDIA, INC.)
  • WMRR (101.7 FM; MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGVS-FM (95.3 FM; WHITEHALL, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDEE-FM (97.3 FM; REED CITY, MI; Owner: STEVEN V. BEILFUSS)
  • WYBR (102.3 FM; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: MENTOR PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WSHZ (107.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W215AS (90.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WMOM (102.7 FM; PENTWATER, MI; Owner: BAY VIEW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • W201CF (88.1 FM; BALDWIN, MI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hesperia:

  • W42CB (Channel 42; HESPERIA, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • W34BZ (Channel 34; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48BY (Channel 48; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CC (Channel 53; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOMS-CA (Channel 29; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTLJ (Channel 54; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W67DN (Channel 67; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W58CU (Channel 58; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)

Hesperia fatal accident list:

Nov 25, 2011 11:11 AM, Sr-120, Lat: 43.56148, Lon: -86.03970, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 25, 2010 01:18 PM, Sr-20, S Bon St, Lat: 43.56859, Lon: -86.04376, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 15, 2002 11:40 AM, Sr-120, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 3, 1992 11:38 AM, 20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 1988 06:55 PM, 120, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 16, 1985 07:02 PM, 20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • 4,285Total average daily traffic
  • 336Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,000Total future (year 1977) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hesperia)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 8th St W Of Broucher Ave (Lat: 43.540583 Lon: -85.992556), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: KAX346, Licensee ID: L00001365
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.085 MHz, 151.115 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2003, Expiration Date: 04/22/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/16/2010Registrant: State Of Michigan, 425 W Ottawa, Lansing, MI 48909, Phone: (616) 451-3091
  • 7697 W 8th (Lat: 43.540028 Lon: -85.992000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 145 m, Overall height: 152 m, Call Sign: WPMT944
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.012 MHz, 851.400 MHz, 851.900 MHz, 852.400 MHz, 853.400 MHz, 853.900 MHzGrant Date: 10/18/2013, Expiration Date: 12/22/2023, Certifier: Harry WarnerRegistrant: State Of Michigan, 4000 Collins Rd, Lansing, MI 48909-8131, Phone: (517) 336-2634, Fax: (517) 336-6222, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hesperia)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 45693 , Serial Number: 15077022, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1975
    Registrant (Individual): L Ross Cook, 438 N 200th Ave, Hesperia, MI 49421
  • Aircraft: SCHLEICHER ASW-20 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 472JH , Serial Number: 20472, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey Allen Thome, 1781 N 204th Ave, Hesperia, MI 49421

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

EVERGREEN VILLAGE MH PARK (Population served: 248, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
OLD MILL CAMP (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TIMBERS EDGE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • T T C M HESPERIA (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Hesperia

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hesperia, MI
Most common first names in Hesperia, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3968.7 years
John3875.9 years
William3574.2 years
Mary3179.6 years
James2472.7 years
George2274.8 years
Charles2075.8 years
Helen1978.8 years
Carl1777.1 years
Harry1772.7 years
Most common last names in Hesperia, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1977.7 years
Smith1870.5 years
Golden1268.7 years
Maynard1272.9 years
Thompson1175.6 years
Miller1179.6 years
Fairchild1085.6 years
Hall1074.0 years
Wright1078.4 years
Porter872.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Hesperia, MI

  • Subway: 1

Hesperia compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Joel Dean Genaw, Jr. (2)
  • Wayne L. Ferris (1)
  • Randy S. Gordon (1)
  • Rodney Leroy Irons (1)
  • Troy Allen Roberson (1)
  • Donald R. Eck (1)
  • Thomas A. Bunce (1)
  • Randy Gordon (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2016.