Sanford, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 847 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.2%
 
Males: 431  (51.0%)
Females: 416  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  44.3 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48657.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,911 (it was $39,063 in 2000)
Sanford:

$36,911
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,242 (it was $20,599 in 2000)

Sanford village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,873 (it was $95,400 in 2000)
Sanford:

$113,873
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $711.

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  • Races in Sanford, MI (2010)

    Sanford races chart
    • 82095.5%White alone
    • 222.6%Hispanic
    • 60.7%Asian alone
    • 50.6%American Indian alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sanford: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.5%), Irish (11.0%), Polish (10.1%), English (9.0%), United States (8.6%), French (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 625 feet

Land area: 1.27 square miles.

Population density: 667 people per square mile   (low).

Sanford,MI real estate house value index trend

Sanford, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Sanford:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sanford village:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 47.9%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 21.8%

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 37 registered sex offenders living in Sanford, Michigan as of September 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sanford to the number of sex offenders is 23 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,778 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,591 (1.2%)

Sanford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (27.7 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (110.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (210.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Midland, MI (2.9 miles ), Coleman, MI (3.4 miles ), Beaverton, MI (3.9 miles ), Auburn, MI (4.0 miles ), Freeland, MI (4.1 miles ), Loomis, MI (4.1 miles ), Merrill, MI (4.3 miles ), Shepherd, MI (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $155,600
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $143,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $161,100
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.68 N, Longitude: 84.38 W

Area code: 989

Sanford household income distribution Sanford home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+5.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sanford, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sanford-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 47.8 miles away from the Sanford village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 tornado 51.2 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sanford-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% 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 252.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 217.6 miles away from Sanford center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 217.1 miles away from the city 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 217.5 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 404.9 miles away from Sanford 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 61.8 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 Midland County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Sanford:

  • PROVINCIAL HOUSE MIDLAND (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • TENDERCARE MIDLAND (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • DAVITA - MIDLAND DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • BRITTANY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN STRATFORD VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MIDLAND, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sanford:

  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 7 miles; Midland, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,763)
  • Central Michigan University (about 21 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Delta College (about 22 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 23 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 29 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 49 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)
  • Ferris State University (about 56 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)

Public high schools in Sanford:

  • MERIDIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 3303 NORTH HIGHWAY M-30, Grades: 9-12)
  • MERIDIAN EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 3303 N MERIDIAN RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sanford:

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Notable locations in Sanford: Michigan Department of Natural Resources Sanford Field Office (A), Sanford Historical Museum (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sanford include: Abundant Life Church (A), Meridian Church of God (B), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (C), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Lighthouse Bible Baptist Church (E), Sanford United Methodist Church (F), Saint Agnes Roman Catholic Church (G), Community of Christ (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Sanford include: State Salt Well Number 1 Historical Marker (1), Origins of the Salt Industry Historical Marker (2), Sanford Lake Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Hide-A-Way Motel (213 South Cedar Street).

Midland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 73.0. This is about average.

City:

73.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.7%
(23.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Sanford (2011 data):

  • Chemical Bank: Sanford Branch at 423 Railroad Street, branch established on 1970/04/24. Info updated 2010/07/30: Bank assets: $5,331.9 mil, Deposits: $4,367.1 mil, headquarters in Midland, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 146 total offices, Holding Company: Chemical Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sanford village (based on Midland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,80457
Catholic12,2716
Mainline Protestant10,30921
Other1,5769
None44,669-
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: 16
Midland County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
Midland County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Midland County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Midland County:

29.4%
Michigan:

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

15.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.8%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Sanford:

28.6
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.7%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sanford:

8.5%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.9%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Sanford:

53.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.6%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sanford, 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 3$1,429
Other Government Administration 0$0 12$1,180
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,178
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,318
Totals for Government 0$0 18$5,105

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $104,000 ($122.79)
    Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($86.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $56,000 ($66.12)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($11.81)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($10.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $71,000 ($83.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($20.07)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $61,000 ($72.02)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $22,000 ($25.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($23.61)
    Rents: $16,000 ($18.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $76,000 ($89.73)
    Highways: $72,000 ($85.01)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.18)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($47.23)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.54)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $602,000 ($710.74)

5.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,727 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,240 average AGI)
Midland County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bay County, MI  0.88% ($44,661 average AGI)
from Saginaw County, MI  0.59% ($40,135)
from Isabella County, MI  0.37% ($32,975)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($58,956 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,461 average AGI)
Midland County:

0.07%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bay County, MI  0.68% ($33,072 average AGI)
to Saginaw County, MI  0.62% ($46,252)
to Isabella County, MI  0.33% ($26,196)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sanford:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WMPX (1490 AM; 1 kW; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: STEEL BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMAX (1440 AM; 5 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: AM MEDIA SERVICES, L.L.C.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • 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)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • 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.)
  • WMMI (830 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHEPHERD, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sanford:

  • WCEN-FM (94.5 FM; HEMLOCK, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WPRJ (101.7 FM; COLEMAN, MI; Owner: COME TOGETHER MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKQZ (93.3 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYLZ (100.9 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMRX-FM (97.7 FM; BEAVERTON, MI; Owner: STEEL BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEJC (88.3 FM; WHITE STAR, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WMHW-FM (91.5 FM; MT. PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WGDN-FM (103.1 FM; GLADWIN, MI; Owner: APPLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCMU-FM (89.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIV. BD OF TRUSTES)
  • WTCF (100.5 FM; CARROLLTON, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WKCQ (98.1 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCFX (95.3 FM; CLARE, MI; Owner: GOLDSEN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGER (106.3 FM; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WCZY-FM (104.3 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WQBX (104.9 FM; ALMA, MI; Owner: JACOM, INC.)
  • W220BR (91.9 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sanford:

  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W46CR (Channel 46; SAGINAW/MIDLAND, MI; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W15BP (Channel 15; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WUHO-LP (Channel 57; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W58CW (Channel 58; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W61DK (Channel 61; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDCQ-TV (Channel 19; UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI; Owner: DELTA COLLEGE)
  • W60CO (Channel 60; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W68DH (Channel 68; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W22CC (Channel 22; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W69DW (Channel 69; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WBWM-LP (Channel 32; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)

Sanford fatal accident list:

Oct 2, 1979 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 1, 1978 03:22 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $631,000Total costs
  • 4,382Total average daily traffic
  • 261Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,271Total future (year 2019) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sanford)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • N Center St 1/2 Mi N Railroad Rd Sanford Dam (Lat: 43.679194 Lon: -84.383333), Call Sign: KCV719
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.470 MHzGrant Date: 10/31/2002, Expiration Date: 12/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2013, Certifier: Norma J HallerRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 12 E Us 10 (Lat: 43.666139 Lon: -84.365833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Call Sign: WNBD466
    Assigned Frequencies: 150.845 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 02/02/2025Registrant: Anderson Radio, Inc., 6149 W. Saginaw Rd., Bay City, MI 48706, Phone: (989) 684-9969, Fax: (989) 684-8986, Email:
  • 2738 N Meridian Road (Lat: 43.690556 Lon: -84.368056), Call Sign: WQBH416
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 10/06/2004, Expiration Date: 10/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 3353 Michigan 30 (Lat: 43.708806 Lon: -84.368194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQQJ857
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 01/10/2013, Expiration Date: 01/10/2023, Certifier: Craig CarmoneyRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • 2534 North West River Road (Lat: 43.681500 Lon: -84.393028), Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQUK385
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 07/31/2014, Expiration Date: 07/31/2024, Certifier: Gordon MelchiRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • W MIDLAND, Sanford Cell Site (Lat: 43.646111 Lon: -84.384722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Call Sign: WQOP374
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 12/07/2021, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1194 N. 7 Mile Road (Lat: 43.646111 Lon: -84.384722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Call Sign: KNKO294
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.337 MHzGrant Date: 08/05/2014, Expiration Date: 06/22/2024, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sanford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35052 , Serial Number: 6059, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 12/26/1940
    Registrant (Individual): Kristopher R Anderson, 5181 N Fox Rd, Sanford, MI 48657
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 358CD , Serial Number: 0967, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aircraft Management Mi LLC Optimal, 3139 N Meridian Rd, Sanford, MI 48657, Other Owners: Howard M Neff, Management LLC Prospective, Management Group LLC Mcalear, Owl LLC Flight, George Leventus
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 379CD , Serial Number: 1465, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/2005
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aircraft Management Mi LLC Optimal, 3139 N Meridian Rd, Sanford, MI 48657, Other Owners: LLC Dsal, Aviation LLC Mehta, Aviation LLC Powers, LLC Ma2, William F Jr Jones
  • Aircraft: PEDEN DENNIS RANS S6ES (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4099F , Serial Number: 01991291
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis G Peden, 3421 N Sunset Way, Sanford, MI 48657
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/05/1982
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45GL , Serial Number: 1870, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/2006
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aircraft Management Nc LLC Optimal, 3139 N Meridian, Sanford, MI 48657, Other Owners: David Jr Falk, Ventures Inc Ctls
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 711CG , Serial Number: 1135, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aircraft Management Nc LLC Optimal, 3139 N Meridian Rd, Sanford, MI 48657, Other Owners: Jesse Haynes Pate Skene, Bruce Alan Vandeberg, David W Strevel, Roger Lee Rohweder, Stanley M Munsat
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9004D , Serial Number: 22-6139, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce Wm Stevens, 1652 N 9 Mile Rd, Sanford, MI 48657

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$133,70512$112,435
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$77,460
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$43,6303$97,677
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$96,715
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2916.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$77,3101$70,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2916.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 45
  • Hazardous Condition: 83
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Sanford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sanford, MI
Most common first names in Sanford, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4472.7 years
Robert4368.9 years
John3571.7 years
Mary3077.6 years
Donald2669.3 years
James2472.5 years
Helen1980.1 years
Charles1974.2 years
Margaret1780.8 years
Dorothy1681.5 years
Most common last names in Sanford, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2579.1 years
Johnson1076.6 years
Thomas1075.7 years
Williams976.7 years
Wilson972.8 years
Francis875.9 years
Rogers877.4 years
Brown876.9 years
Miller872.2 years
Davis779.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Sanford, MI

  • Curves: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1

Sanford 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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  • Paul Cornelius Vandort (5)
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