Linden, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 3,896 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +36.2%
Males: 1,843  (47.3%)
Females: 2,053  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48451.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,210 (it was $50,932 in 2000)
Linden:

$56,210
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,612 (it was $23,620 in 2000)

Linden city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $146,101 (it was $120,600 in 2000)
Linden:

$146,101
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $134,081; detached houses: $137,204; townhouses or other attached units: $131,185; in 2-unit structures: $83,266; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $55,861; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $88,248; mobile homes: $79,744

Median gross rent in 2017: $773.

March 2019 cost of living index in Linden: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.3%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Linden, MI (2010)
    • 3,80595.3%White alone
    • 792.0%Hispanic
    • 481.2%Two or more races
    • 180.5%Black alone
    • 180.5%American Indian alone
    • 170.4%Asian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Linden, Michigan as of August 12, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Linden is 239 to 1.


Crime rates in Linden by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.9)
1
(25.1)
1
(25.3)
2
(51.3)
1
(25.9)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.0)
2
(51.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.8)
1
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(89.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(75.2)
1
(25.3)
5
(128.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(29.9)
2
(58.1)
1
(28.1)
4
(115.1)
3
(87.8)
16
(478.9)
15
(376.1)
1
(25.3)
5
(128.3)
1
(25.9)
3
(78.3)
2
(52.5)
1
(26.0)
4
(103.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
24
(718.1)
24
(697.1)
24
(674.2)
33
(949.9)
39
(1,141)
43
(1,287)
32
(802.4)
43
(1,086)
22
(564.5)
27
(700.2)
18
(470.0)
13
(341.1)
18
(468.5)
14
(360.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)48.831.931.260.460.6108.993.574.5106.050.652.517.341.475.7

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City-data.com crime index in Linden, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: American (43.0%), German (15.2%), Polish (8.4%), English (3.9%), Irish (2.7%), Norwegian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 2.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,631 people per square mile   (low).

Linden, Michigan map

102 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.9% North America).

This city:

2.7%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,995 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,692 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flint, MI (15.2 miles , pop. 124,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (45.6 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (210.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Argentine, MI (1.8 miles ),
Fenton, MI (1.9 miles ),
Lake Fenton, MI (2.0 miles ),
Gaines, MI (2.8 miles ),
Holly, MI (2.9 miles ),
Byron, MI (2.9 miles ),
Swartz Creek, MI (3.2 miles ),
Grand Blanc, MI (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.82 N, Longitude: 83.78 W

Area code: 810

Distribution of median household income in Linden, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Linden, MI in 2017
Linden satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2001: 68 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2002: 81 buildings, average cost: $166,200
  • 2003: 76 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2004: 71 buildings, average cost: $183,400
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $227,200
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,500
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $286,200
  • 2016: 17 buildings, average cost: $175,100
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $228,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Linden, MI residents
Average permit cost in Linden, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +492 (+20.8%).
Most common industries in Linden, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (15.1%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (20.2%)
  • Construction (16.5%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Educational services (15.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Linden, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Engineers (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Engineers (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (6.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)

Average climate in Linden, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Linden, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.9. This is about average.

City:

67.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.34
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.85
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Linden-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Linden city center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 116 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Linden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% 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 196.3 miles away from Linden center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 158.4 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 160.6 miles away from Linden 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 163.8 miles away from Linden 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 319.1 miles away from the city 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 370.8 miles away from Linden 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 Genesee County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Linden topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Linden:

  • ARGENTINE CARE CENTER (9051 SILVER LAKE RD)
  • CARETEL INNS OF LINDEN (202 SOUTH BRIDGE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Linden:

  • FENTON DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; FENTON, MI)
  • FENTON EXTENDED CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FENTON, MI)
  • FENTON HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FENTON, MI)
  • CRESTMONT NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FENTON, MI)
  • HAMMOND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FENTON, MI)
  • HOLLY CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HOLLY, MI)
  • GRAND BLANC DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; GRAND BLANC, MI)

Airports located in Linden:

Amtrak stations near Linden:

  • 13 miles: DURAND (200 RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 16 miles: FLINT (1407 S. DORT HWY.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linden:

  • Baker College of Flint (about 12 miles; Flint, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,877)
  • Baker College Center for Graduate Studies (about 12 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,405)
  • Kettering University (about 15 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 15 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Mott Community College (about 16 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • Oakland Community College (about 23 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 23 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)

Public high schools in Linden:

Public elementary/middle schools in Linden:

  • LINDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 702, Location: 15425 LOBDELL RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • HYATT ELEMENTARY (Students: 483, Location: 325 STAN EATON DR, Grades: KG-5)
  • LINDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 348, Location: 400 SOUTH BRIDGE ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 7199 SILVER LAKE RD, Grades: KG-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Linden: Linden Station (A), Spring Meadows Country Club (B), Linden Library (C), Linden City Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Linden include: Linden Mills Historical Marker (1), Linden Presbyterian Church Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Genesee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

HIDEAWAY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
NAVISTARZ (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
ARGENTINE CARE CENTER (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-14-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-26-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-26-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In JAN-01-2002, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1
LINDEN CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER #2 (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
NORTH SHORE MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2012)

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

  • HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPRING MEADOWS CONCESS. STAND (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.8%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Linden (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: Argentine Branch at 8017 Silver Lake Road, branch established on 1974/03/08. 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.
  • The State Bank: Linden Branch at 107 North Main Street, branch established on 1954/02/20. Info updated 2011/03/08: Bank assets: $293.3 mil, Deposits: $266.7 mil, headquarters in Fenton, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fentura Financial, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Linden:

Marital status in Linden, MI
  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Linden:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Michigan average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Linden, MI (based on Genesee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant59,625248
Catholic45,56625
Mainline Protestant22,57582
Black Protestant20,76860
Other17,83737
Orthodox1,3924
None258,027-
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: 109
Here:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 86
This county:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 132
Genesee County:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 246
Genesee County:

5.67 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

11.3%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Genesee County:

33.6%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Genesee County:

12.5%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.4%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Linden:

51.8%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Linden:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Linden:

20.1%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Linden:

11.4%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

43.1%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Linden:

57.6%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.9%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Linden, 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$14,378$43,1340$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$16,224$48,6723$5,266
Financial Administration 2$7,446$44,6761$100
Other Government Administration 1$4,455$53,4608$2,342
Firefighters 0$0 1$2,265
Police - Other 0$0 4$1,127
Totals for Government 11$42,503$46,36717$11,100

Linden government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $765,000 ($196.36)
    Police Protection: $472,000 ($121.15)
    Sewerage: $417,000 ($107.03)
    Water Utilities: $230,000 ($59.03)
    Regular Highways: $215,000 ($55.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $130,000 ($33.37)
    Central Staff Services: $120,000 ($30.80)
    Financial Administration: $75,000 ($19.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($5.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $145,000 ($37.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($1.03)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $725,000 ($186.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $168,000 ($43.12)

Linden government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $788,000 ($202.26)
    Other: $563,000 ($144.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $141,000 ($36.19)
    Interest Earnings: $69,000 ($17.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $21,000 ($5.39)
    General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($4.62)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $602,000 ($154.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $308,000 ($79.06)
    Highways: $227,000 ($58.26)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.26)
  • Tax - Property: $1,065,000 ($273.36)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $90,000 ($23.10)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.51)

Linden government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,725,000 ($1726.13)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,825,000 ($1495.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000 ($231.01)

Linden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,026,000 ($520.02)

4.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,286 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
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 Oakland County, MI  0.79% ($49,581 average AGI)
from Lapeer County, MI  0.30% ($39,660)
from Livingston County, MI  0.28% ($48,695)


4.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,026 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Genesee County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  0.70% ($52,122 average AGI)
to Livingston County, MI  0.25% ($61,361)
to Lapeer County, MI  0.23% ($42,478)
Businesses in Linden, MI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Little Caesars Pizza1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U-Haul1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Linden:

  • WCXI (1160 AM; 1 kW; FENTON, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • 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)
  • WTRX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFNT (1470 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSNL (600 AM; 1 kW; FLINT, MI)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Linden:

  • WAKL (88.9 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFBE (95.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHMI-FM (93.5 FM; HOWELL, MI; Owner: THE LIVINGSTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • WFUM-FM (91.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)
  • WWCK-FM (105.5 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WCRZ (107.9 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDZZ-FM (92.7 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WRSR (103.9 FM; OWOSSO, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLGH (88.1 FM; LEROY TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Linden:

  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • W09CK (Channel 9; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, 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)
  • W52CU (Channel 52; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W69BJ (Channel 69; LANSING, MI; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WXON-LP (Channel 54; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
Linden fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Linden fatal accident list:

Jan 21, 2001 05:45 AM, Broad St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1997 11:15 PM, Ripley Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 1990 01:00 AM, Ripley, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 12, 1979 10:42 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 29, 1979 02:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.0mTotal length
  • $410,000Total costs
  • 6,112Total average daily traffic
  • 116Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,700Total future (year 2008) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Linden)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 6356 Smith Rd (Lat: 42.855861 Lon: -83.802167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64 m, Overall height: 65 m, Call Sign: WPLT922,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.412 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2018, Expiration Date: 02/06/2028, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 9048 Silver Lake Rd (Lat: 42.791139 Lon: -83.846056), Call Sign: KWM574,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2015, Expiration Date: 02/01/2025, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • Silver Lake Rd Pump Sta (Lat: 42.805583 Lon: -83.734667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPPY698,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 01/10/2015, Expiration Date: 03/16/2025, Certifier: Mark H Horgan, Registrant: Motorola Inc, 1270 Fairfield Rd Ste 5, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 334-9588
  • 7201 Silver Lake Rd (Lat: 42.807806 Lon: -83.815778), Call Sign: KNAO623, Licensee ID: L00282987,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.375 MHz, 464.525 MHz, Grant Date: 09/08/2000, Expiration Date: 11/21/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2006, Registrant: Linden Community Schools, 202 S Bridge St, Linden, MI 48451, Phone: (313) 735-7821
  • Lat: 42.798417 Lon: -83.817944, Call Sign: WQCQ739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, 72.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2015, Expiration Date: 05/03/2025, Certifier: Greg Vadasz, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 3260 Pointe Parkway Suite 2400, Norcross, GA 30092, Phone: (262) 248-3000, Fax: (262) 248-0061
  • 270 Ft West On Stan Eaton Rd From Intersection Of Stan Eaton Rd And S. Bridge St (Lat: 42.809167 Lon: -83.783333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQHY491, Licensee ID: L00042389,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.262 MHz, Grant Date: 10/14/2017, Expiration Date: 11/30/2027, Certifier: James Letts, Registrant: City Of Linden, 132 East Broad Street, Linden, MI 48451, Phone: (810) 735-7980, Email:
  • Lat: 42.820778 Lon: -83.789306, Call Sign: WQRP690,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.612 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 451.387 MHz, 451.487 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2013, Expiration Date: 07/02/2023, Certifier: Rick Miracle, Registrant: Blumerich Communications, Inc., 6403 West Pierson Road, Flushing, MI 48433-2385, Phone: (810) 659-5000, Fax: (810) 659-7911, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • LINDEN WATER, 14412 Hogan Rd (Lat: 42.813889 Lon: -83.804167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WQBV558,
    Assigned Frequencies: 941.468 MHz, 932.468 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/2004, Expiration Date: 12/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2015, Certifier: Brian Jonckheere, Registrant: Commerce Controls Inc., 41069 Vincenti Ct, Novi, MI 48375, Phone: (248) 476-1442, Fax: (248) 476-6122
  • DET1313, 6356 Smith Rd (Lat: 42.855556 Lon: -83.801667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64.3 m, Overall height: 66.8 m, Call Sign: WQFB540, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2006, Expiration Date: 06/07/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • LWTFEN, Lat: 42.813278 Lon: -83.773889, Type: Tank, Structure height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQKE949,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/24/2019, Certifier: Fredric S Moses, Registrant: Tri-County Times Wireless Inc, 256 N. Fenway Drive, Fenton, MI 48430, Phone: (810) 433-6767, Fax: (810) 373-7520, Email:
  • DE54XC067, 1007 N. Bridge Street (Lat: 42.825083 Lon: -83.784639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 52.7 m, Overall height: 54.8 m, Call Sign: WQQN649,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2013, Expiration Date: 02/04/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Linden, 6356 Smith Rd (Lat: 42.855556 Lon: -83.801667), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 64.3 m, Overall height: 67 m, Call Sign: WQYI775,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2016, Expiration Date: 10/12/2026, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 6356 Smith Road (Lat: 42.855861 Lon: -83.802167), Overall height: 66.8 m, Call Sign: KNKK552, Licensee ID: L00001229,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.587 MHz, 931.412 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Ams Spectrum Holdings, LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Linden)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

34 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Linden)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED18$119,33313$89,23163$122,9372$56,5005$80,0003$42,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$113,5001$97,0007$139,4292$9,0002$56,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$105,6007$102,42932$146,1255$36,4003$142,3331$35,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$141,0000$014$123,1431$6,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$125,0000$02$83,5001$5,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0131.13

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$01$119,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$166,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$101,0001$117,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$143,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0131.13

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Linden, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Linden, MI - Value

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 47. The highest number of fire incidents - 70 took place in 2010, and the least - 27 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Linden, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.0%), and Outside Fires (20.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Linden, MI
    • 52365.0%Structure Fires
    • 16820.9%Outside Fires
    • 8510.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 293.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Linden, MI
Most common first names in Linden, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5872.2 years
Robert5570.0 years
John5569.6 years
Mary4679.3 years
James4066.4 years
George3577.5 years
Helen3078.2 years
Charles2876.6 years
Donald2768.9 years
Ruth2082.0 years
Most common last names in Linden, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1773.3 years
Smith1676.5 years
Brown1469.7 years
Anderson1273.1 years
Johnson1275.1 years
Clark1178.6 years
Bedell1080.2 years
Williams1065.0 years
Jones971.8 years
Sharp971.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Linden, MI
  • 94.2%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Linden, MI
  • 82.4%Utility gas
  • 15.4%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used


Linden compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
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