Kingsley, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,609 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.5%
 
Males: 809  (50.3%)
Females: 800  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

36.0 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49649.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,784 (it was $32,614 in 2000)
Kingsley:

$45,784
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,252 (it was $14,945 in 2000)

Kingsley village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $116,905 (it was $72,800 in 2000)
Kingsley:

$116,905
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $148,459; detached houses: $175,259; mobile homes: $22,095

Median gross rent in 2017: $937.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kingsley: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for American Indian residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Kingsley, MI (2010)
    • 1,38893.8%White alone
    • 352.4%Hispanic
    • 292.0%Two or more races
    • 171.1%American Indian alone
    • 90.6%Black alone
    • 10.07%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Kingsley, Michigan as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kingsley is 46 to 1.


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Latest news from Kingsley, MI collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (28.4%), American (20.3%), English (8.8%), Scottish (6.2%), Irish (4.1%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,451 people per square mile   (low).

Kingsley, Michigan map

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.5%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,010 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,594 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (112.5 miles , pop. 197,800).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (160.6 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (218.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Chums Corner, MI (2.9 miles ),
Buckley, MI (3.0 miles ),
Fife Lake, MI (3.0 miles ),
Grawn, MI (3.1 miles ),
Interlochen, MI (3.5 miles ),
Traverse City, MI (3.6 miles ),
South Boardman, MI (3.6 miles ),
Manton, MI (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 44.58 N, Longitude: 85.54 W

Area code: 231

Distribution of median household income in Kingsley, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Kingsley, MI in 2017
Kingsley satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +726 (+97.7%).
Most common industries in Kingsley, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Food (3.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Food (4.9%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.4%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Kingsley, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Child care workers (4.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.3%)

Average climate in Kingsley, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Kingsley, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Kingsley-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Kingsley village center killed 2 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kingsley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 96% 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 336.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 302.3 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 286.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 132.1 miles away from Kingsley 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) earthquake occurred 300.4 miles away from the city 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 274.9 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 Grand Traverse County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kingsley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kingsley:

  • MICHIGAN HOME HEALTH CARE,INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • BORTZ HEALTH CARE OF TRAVERSE CITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • TRAVERSE GERIATRIC VILLIAGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • MUNSON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • MUNSON HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • TRAVERSE CITY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)
  • GRAND TRAVERSE MCF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TRAVERSE CITY, MI)

Amtrak stations near Kingsley:

  • 9 miles: BUCKLEY (102 WEXFORD AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 12 miles: TRAVERSE CITY (3233 CASS ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 15 miles: MESICK (HWY. 115 AT HWY. 37) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kingsley:

  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 13 miles; Traverse City, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,276)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 58 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Ferris State University (about 63 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Central Michigan University (about 79 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 92 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 98 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 99 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)

Public high school in Kingsley:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kingsley:

Private elementary/middle school in Kingsley:

  • ST MARY'S OF HANNAH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 85, Location: 2912 W M 113, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Kingsley

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Kingsley: Kingsley Station (A), Grand Traverse County Sheriff Department (B), Kingsley Public Library (C), Kingsley Area Emergency Medical Services (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kingsley include: Kingsley United Methodist Church (A), Free Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Kingsley include: Pioneer Park (1), Rodes Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Bogart's Motel & Cabins (410 Main West).

Grand Traverse 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 Kingsley that have no violations reported:

  • CHERRYLAND MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 132, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.8 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

73.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.3%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
9 people in other group homes in 2000
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Kingsley (2011 data):

  • Northwestern Bank: Kingsley Branch at 111 North Brownson Avenue, branch established on 1960/11/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $867.7 mil, Deposits: $784.0 mil, headquarters in Traverse City, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Kingsley:

Marital status in Kingsley, MI
  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

For population 25 years and over in Kingsley:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Kingsley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kingsley, MI (based on Grand Traverse County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,9697
Evangelical Protestant10,73946
Mainline Protestant8,11319
Other1,3739
Orthodox701
None52,722-
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: 23
Here:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Grand Traverse County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Here:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

9.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.9%
Michigan:

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

10.9%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.8%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.9%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Kingsley:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kingsley:

20.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.4%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

53.7%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Kingsley:

78.1%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kingsley, 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
Other and Unallocable 4$10,753$32,2593$31
Other Government Administration 1$4,258$51,09614$1,395
Financial Administration 1$2,564$30,7681$1,158
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$17,575$35,15018$2,584

Kingsley government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $366,000 ($227.47)
    Regular Highways: $307,000 ($190.80)
    Sewerage: $201,000 ($124.92)
    Water Utilities: $128,000 ($79.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $111,000 ($68.99)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($60.91)
    General Public Buildings: $49,000 ($30.45)
    Financial Administration: $35,000 ($21.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $80,000 ($49.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $253,000 ($157.24)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($129.89)
    Sewerage: $117,000 ($72.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000 ($142.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($13.67)

Kingsley government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $287,000 ($178.37)
    Other: $36,000 ($22.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $177,000 ($110.01)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $30,000 ($18.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $201,000 ($124.92)
    Rents: $33,000 ($20.51)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($19.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $207,000 ($128.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $117,000 ($72.72)
    Highways: $110,000 ($68.37)
  • Tax - Property: $286,000 ($177.75)
    Other License: $12,000 ($7.46)

Kingsley government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,384,000 ($2103.17)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,759,000 ($1714.73)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $696,000 ($432.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $71,000 ($44.13)

Kingsley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $372,000 ($231.20)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,167,000 ($1346.80)

7.09% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,568 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Leelanau County, MI  0.77% ($47,529 average AGI)
from Benzie County, MI  0.41% ($40,448)
from Antrim County, MI  0.33% ($41,740)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,925 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Leelanau County, MI  0.67% ($55,673 average AGI)
to Benzie County, MI  0.42% ($43,633)
to Wexford County, MI  0.34% ($35,119)

Businesses in Kingsley, MI

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Kingsley:

  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WKJF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WJML (1110 AM; 10 kW; PETOSKEY, MI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLJN (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELMWOOD TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMKT (1270 AM; 5 kW; CHARLEVOIX, MI; Owner: MACDONALD GARBER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kingsley:

  • WTCM-FM (103.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WICA (91.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WJZQ (92.9 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR-FM (101.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • W201CM (88.1 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WIAA (88.7 FM; INTERLOCHEN, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WLJN-FM (89.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNMC-FM (90.7 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE)
  • WCCW-FM (107.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WKLT (97.5 FM; KALKASKA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOLW (91.1 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKVK (100.7 FM; HONOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WFCX (94.3 FM; LELAND, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGFN (98.1 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJZJ (95.5 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLXV (96.7 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: MACDONALD GARBER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKAD (93.7 FM; HARRIETTA, MI; Owner: CADILLAC BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBNZ (99.3 FM; FRANKFORT, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: COLTRACE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCKC (107.1 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Kingsley:

  • WPBN-TV (Channel 7; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WPBN/WTOM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W68DD (Channel 68; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CQ (Channel 62; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGTU (Channel 29; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: SCANLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCMV (Channel 27; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WWTV (Channel 9; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: HERITAGE B/CING COMPANY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W25CU (Channel 25; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: EDWARD J. HESS AND/OR MADGE E. HESS)
  • W36BZ (Channel 36; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W56DF (Channel 56; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W15BM (Channel 15; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CE (Channel 34; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48CC (Channel 48; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CP (Channel 52; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W58CN (Channel 58; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66CX (Channel 66; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54CR (Channel 54; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: ROCKFLEET BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WFQX-TV (Channel 33; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: ROCKFLEET BROADCASTING II, LLC)

Kingsley fatal accident list:

Sep 8, 2009 04:00 PM, Sr-113, Lat: 44.584661, Lon: -85.530194, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 11, 1994 12:55 AM, 113, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.4mTotal length
  • $46,000Total costs
  • 13,263Total average daily traffic
  • 625Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,000Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kingsley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Rt 113 (Lat: 44.554167 Lon: -85.412278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WNPV423,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.375 MHz, 458.375 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2014, Expiration Date: 12/30/2024, Registrant: Grand Traverse County Central Dispatch, 400 Boardman Ave., Traverse City, MI 49684, Phone: (231) 922-4751, Fax: (231) 922-4553, Email:
  • Lat: 44.606083 Lon: -85.566083, Call Sign: WQBS584,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 456.537 MHz, Grant Date: 12/06/2004, Expiration Date: 12/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2015, Certifier: Dan Lucas, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • NORTH WELL HOUSE, 212 Eden Street (Lat: 44.590861 Lon: -85.534056), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQRM293,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.350 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2013, Expiration Date: 06/17/2023, Certifier: Terry Almquest, Registrant: Grand Traverse Mobile Communications, 1670 Barlow Street Suite 1, Traverse City, MI 49696, Phone: (231) 947-9851, Fax: (231) 947-9077, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kingsley)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 25. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 44 took place in 2018, and the least - 3 in 2014. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Kingsley, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.0%), and Structure Fires (40.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Kingsley, MI
    • 18143.0%Outside Fires
    • 17140.6%Structure Fires
    • 5613.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 133.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kingsley, MI
Most common first names in Kingsley, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1977.3 years
William1773.2 years
Robert1569.5 years
Mary1482.3 years
Edward1371.3 years
Charles1172.2 years
Harold1076.0 years
Joseph1069.2 years
Margaret977.7 years
James869.4 years
Most common last names in Kingsley, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Weber1172.4 years
Smith1070.0 years
Morgan868.5 years
Snyder876.6 years
Riley776.9 years
Voice763.5 years
Nickerson779.2 years
Brown674.8 years
Kolndorfer674.5 years
Knight683.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kingsley, MI
  • 95.2%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kingsley, MI
  • 80.0%Utility gas
  • 13.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Electricity
  • 2.7%Other fuel


Kingsley compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 15 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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  • Seth Tabberer (1)
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Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2020.