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Population in 2010: 312. Population change since 2000: -8.0%
Males: 159  (51.1%)
Females: 153  (48.9%)

Median resident age:  68.1 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip codes: 48742.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,262 (it was $32,361 in 2000)
Lost Lake Woods:

$43,262
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $35,600

Lost Lake Woods CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $124,787 (it was $88,500 in 2000)
Lost Lake Woods:

$124,787
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $194,221; Detached houses: $197,436; In 2-unit structures: $8,066; Mobile homes: $154,869
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Lost Lake Woods races chart
  • White alone - 308 (98.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lost Lake Woods: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.8%), English (15.0%), Irish (10.6%), Polish (7.0%), French (6.1%), Italian (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 5.00 square miles.

Population density: 62 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Lost Lake Woods:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lost Lake Woods CDP:

  • Never married: 3.3%
  • Now married: 80.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

4 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.1%
Michigan:  6.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,342 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,441 (1.1%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (97.5 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (166.2 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (295.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lincoln, MI (2.5 miles ), Hubbard Lake, MI (2.7 miles ), Ossineke, MI (3.1 miles ), Harrisville, MI (3.3 miles ), Alpena, MI (4.5 miles ), Oscoda, MI (5.0 miles ), Au Sable, MI (5.1 miles ), Hillman, MI (5.5 miles ).

Latitude: 44.78 N, Longitude: 83.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 989

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

14.8%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (41%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (19%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (16%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (18%)
  • Art and design workers (9%)
  • Registered nurses (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other financial specialists (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)

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Tornado activity:

Lost Lake Woods-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Lost Lake Woods place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1991, a category F3 tornado 10.8 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alcona County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Lost Lake Woods:

  • LINCOLN HAVEN HEALTHCARE CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LINCOLN, MI)
  • LINCOLN HAVEN NURSING AND REHAB COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LINCOLN, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lost Lake Woods:

  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 87 miles; Harrison, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,363)
  • Delta College (about 90 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 4,934)
  • Northwood University (about 90 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,678)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 92 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,661)
  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 106 miles; Traverse City, MI; FT enrollment: 2,488)
  • Central Michigan University (about 107 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 20,153)
  • Mott Community College (about 123 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 4,343)

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Notable location: Lost Lake Woods Golf Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Badger Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%

Average household size:
This place:  1.8 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lost Lake Woods, MI

Lost Lake Woods compared to Michigan 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lost Lake Woods travel time to work - commute


Lost Lake Woods mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (3%)

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Religion statistics for Lost Lake Woods CDP (based on Alcona County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 21.63%
Here21.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents41.9%14.9%9.9%9.3%7.9%
Congregations15.0%20.0%15.0%10.0%5.0%
NameCommunity Church of ChristWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodLutheran ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents5.0%3.8%3.6%2.0%1.9%
Congregations5.0%5.0%10.0%5.0%10.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
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Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Alcona County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Alcona County:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Alcona County:

11.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Alcona County:

28.4%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

13.4%

6.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,134 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Michigan average:

5.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Iosco County, MI  0.95% ($25,905 average AGI)
from Wayne County, MI  0.82% ($35,111)
from Oakland County, MI  0.66% ($48,379)


6.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,819 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
Michigan average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Iosco County, MI  1.14% ($21,540 average AGI)
to Alpena County, MI  0.64% ($24,964)
to Oakland County, MI  0.48% ($35,381)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lost Lake Woods:

  • 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)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WHAK (960 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS CITY, MI)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WATZ (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALPENA, MI; Owner: WATZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJML (1110 AM; 10 kW; PETOSKEY, MI)
  • 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)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lost Lake Woods:

  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: WATZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; HARRISVILLE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • WHSB (107.7 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)
  • WCML-FM (91.7 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WPHN (90.5 FM; GAYLORD, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKJC (104.7 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKJZ (94.9 FM; HILLMAN, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WQLB (103.3 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lost Lake Woods:

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; ALPENA, MI; Owner: THUNDER BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION.)
  • WCML (Channel 6; ALPENA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W31BO (Channel 31; ALPENA, MI; Owner: ROCKFLEET BROADCASTING II, LLC)


Lost Lake Woods on our top lists:

  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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