Southfield, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 73,006 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 32,312  (44.3%)
Females: 40,694  (55.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Michigan median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 48033, 48075.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,494 (it was $51,802 in 2000)
Southfield:

$45,494
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,514 (it was $28,096 in 2000)

Southfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $95,200 (it was $151,200 in 2000)
Southfield:

$95,200
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $184,594; Detached houses: $192,075; Townhouses or other attached units: $152,071; In 2-unit structures: $146,000; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $113,301; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $166,337; Mobile homes: $72,433

Median gross rent in 2012: $888.

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  • Black alone - 49,129 (68.0%)
  • White alone - 18,353 (25.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2,040 (2.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1,288 (1.8%)
  • Hispanic - 1,202 (1.7%)
  • Other race alone - 232 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 36 (0.05%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Southfield: 89.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (3.6%), Subsaharan African (3.1%), Polish (3.1%), Russian (2.3%), Irish (2.3%), Arab (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 684 feet

Land area: 26.2 square miles.

Population density: 2,783 people per square mile   (average).

Southfield,MI real estate house value index trend

Southfield, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Southfield:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Southfield city:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 39.4%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

6,792 residents are foreign born (8.5% Asia, 1.8% Europe).

This city:  9.4%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Southfield, Michigan as of July 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Southfield to the number of sex offenders is 4,532 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,172 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,971 (3.3%)

Southfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (9.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (231.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lathrup Village, MI (1.1 miles ), Bingham Farms, MI (1.7 miles ), Beverly Hills, MI (1.8 miles ), Berkley, MI (1.8 miles ), Oak Park, MI (1.9 miles ), Huntington Woods, MI (2.0 miles ), Franklin, MI (2.0 miles ), Birmingham, MI (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 74 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 1998: 93 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2000: 125 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2001: 161 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2002: 231 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2003: 139 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2004: 85 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2005: 74 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2006: 45 buildings, average cost: $236,100
  • 2007: 45 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $203,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $287,100
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $221,600
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $488,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.48 N, Longitude: 83.24 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +51,633 (+71.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,710 (20.5%)

Area codes: 248, 810

Southfield household income distribution Southfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Southfield by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 2562141202542
per 100,000 2.76.47.62.61.35.21.32.60.02.76.75.62.8
Rapes 21332534302236262832273334
per 100,000 27.941.931.643.538.628.447.034.337.342.636.246.047.1
Robberies 128150128139127159164170149129111116136
per 100,000 170.0190.6161.7178.0163.4205.0214.0224.2198.6171.8148.8161.8188.2
Assaults 585817693897865754840547330246253224180
per 100,000 777.01038.0875.21148.71112.7972.21096.2721.4439.9327.7339.2312.5249.1
Burglaries 857713567754540748894755660653660710625
per 100,000 1138.3905.9716.1965.6694.6964.51166.7995.6879.7869.8884.9990.4865.0
Thefts 2,7522,7572,3292,4992,1922,1492,0031,8651,8591,9601,6901,5921,530
per 100,000 3655.23502.82941.53200.22819.72771.02614.02459.42477.92610.82265.82220.82117.6
Auto thefts 1,0878287951,126813850707640549469410379394
per 100,000 1443.71052.01004.11442.01045.81096.0922.7844.0731.8624.7549.7528.7545.3
Arson 915135583611121159
per 100,000 12.019.116.46.46.410.33.97.914.716.014.77.012.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 524.7545.9466.9578.2501.6506.1532.2437.5361.7339.0320.4327.8308.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Southfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 160 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Michigan average:

1.74

Southfield tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.3%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,390 (+3.1%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation equipment (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Transportation equipment (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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

Average climate in Southfield, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Southfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Southfield city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 tornado 7.0 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Southfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% 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 161.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 123.1 miles away from Southfield center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.5 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 130.6 miles away from the city 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 297.9 miles away from Southfield 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 370.4 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 Oakland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Southfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Emily Samuelson - Ice dancer, Selma Blair - Actress, Bobby Scales - Baseball player, Brandon Fields - College football player, Chris Getz - Baseball player, Dwight Parrish - Ice hockey player, Jimmy Carson - Ice hockey player, Keegan-Michael Key - Actor, Michael Stone - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Feb 13, 1978), Mike Posner - Dance musician.

Main business address for: LEAR CORP /DE/ (PUBLIC BUILDING AND RELATED FURNITURE), SUN COMMUNITIES INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), CREDIT ACCEPTANCE CORPORATION (PERSONAL CREDIT INSTITUTIONS), SUPERIOR CONSULTANT HOLDINGS CORP (SERVICES-MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES), MEADOWBROOK INSURANCE GROUP INC (FIRE, MARINE & CASUALTY INSURANCE), FEDERAL MOGUL CORP (MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS & ACCESSORIES), SUN COMMUNITIES OPERATING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (REAL ESTATE), ARCADIA RESOURCES, INC (SERVICES-PERSONAL SERVICES) and 2 other public companies.

Hospitals in Southfield:

  • FOCUS CARE HOSPICE (24333 SOUTHFIELD ROAD SUITE 207)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE-HOSPICE (28588 NORTHWESTERN HWY, STE 475)
  • IN-HOUSE HOSPICE SOLUTIONS (24293 TELEGRAPH ROAD, SUITE#102)
  • KARMANOS CANCER INSTITUTE HOSPICE (24601 NORTHWESTERN HIGHWAY)
  • OAKLAND REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Physician, 22401 FOSTER WINTER DRIVE)
  • OAKLAND REGIONAL HOSPITAL (22401 FOSTER WINTER DRIVE)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF DETROIT, (25925 TELEGRAPH ROAD, SUITE 102)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTERS (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 16001 W NINE MILE RD)
  • SAMARITAN CARE HOSPICE (24445 NORTHWESTERN HWY, SUITE 105)
  • STRAITH HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 23901 LAHSER)
  • VITAS HEALTHCARE CORPORATION MIDWEST (26677 W TWELVE MILE ROAD SUITE 108)

Heliports located in Southfield:

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Amtrak stations near Southfield:

  • 5 miles: ROYAL OAK (201 S. SHERMAN DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: PONTIAC (1600 WIDE TRACK DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Southfield:

  • Lawrence Technological University (Full-time enrollment: 2,430; Location: 21000 West Ten Mile Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.ltu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Everest Institute-Southfield (FT enrollment: 1,279; Location: 21107 Lahser Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.everest.edu/campus/southfield)
  • University of Phoenix-Detroit Campus (FT enrollment: 1,087; Location: 26261 Evergreen Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Specs Howard School of Media Arts (FT enrollment: 970; Location: 19900 W Nine Mile Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.specshoward.edu)
  • Northwestern Technological Institute (FT enrollment: 438; Location: 24567 Northwestern Hwy Ste 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.northwesterntech.edu)
  • Irene's Myomassology Institute (FT enrollment: 353; Location: 26061 Franklin Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.irenes.edu)
  • DeVry University-Michigan (FT enrollment: 257; Location: 26999 Central Park Blvd., Ste. 125; Private, for-profit; Website: www.devry.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Southfield (FT enrollment: 105; Location: 26500 Northwestern Highway; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • Abcott Institute (FT enrollment: 98; Location: 16250 Northland Drive, Suite 205; Private, for-profit; Website: www.abcott.edu)
  • DeVry University-Michigan (Location: 26999 Central Park Blvd Ste 125; Private, for-profit; Website: www.devry.edu)
  • DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management-Michigan (Location: 26999 Central Park Blvd, Suite 125; Private, for-profit; Website: www.keller.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Southfield:

  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 7 miles; Detroit, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,406)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 11 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Madonna University (about 11 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 11 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 12 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Wayne State University (about 13 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 13 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)

Public high schools in Southfield:

Private high schools in Southfield:

  • SOUTHFIELD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 573; Location: 28650 LAHSER RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • YESHIVAT AKIVA/AKIVA HEBREW DAY SCHOOL (Students: 308; Location: 21100 W 12 MILE RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Southfield:

Private elementary/middle schools in Southfield:

  • YESHIVA BETH YEHUDAH SCHOOL PK-8 (Students: 244; Location: 15751 LINCOLN DR; Grades: KG - 8; Boys only)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 230; Location: 20000 W 9 MILE RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • MEER EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 133; Location: 15951 W LINCOLN RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • METROPOLITAN ACADEMY / DETROIT (Students: 75; Location: 23800 W 10 MILE RD STE 110; Grades: PK - 4)
  • CHILDREN'S TECHNOLOGICAL ACADEMY (Students: 59; Location: 19421 W TEN MILE; Grades: PK - 3)
  • MONTESSORI PLACE (Students: 52; Location: 16130 NORTHLAND DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PTACH MICHIGAN CHAPTER INC (Students: 29; Location: 15751 LINCOLN DR; Grades: 1 - 11)
See full list of schools located in Southfield, School District: SOUTHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Southfield:

  • SOUTHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,470,557; Location: 26300 EVERGREEN ROAD; 236,481 books; 237 e-books; 11,501 audio materials; 12,044 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 30 other licensed databases; 408 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Oakland Community College has a campus in Southfield: 22322 Rutland Drive, Southfield, MI, 48075-4793, 248.233.2700. The location in Bloomfield Hills, MI, is administration only -- no students attend there.

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Notable locations in Southfield: Greenfield Shopping Plaza (A), Plum Hollow Golf Club (B), Beech Woods Golf Course (C), Evergreen Hills Golf Club (D), Southfield Historical Museum (E), Community Emergency Medical Services Headquarters (F), Southfield City Hall (G), Henry Ford Medical Center - Southfield (H), Children's Evening and Weekend Pediatric Center (I), Providence Medical Center - Pavilion Family Practice and Internal Medicine (J), Providence Medical Center - Southfield and Deighton Family Practice (K), Lathrup Village Hall (L), Southfield Fire Prevention Bureau (M), Southfield Fire Department Station 3 (N), Southfield Fire Department Station 4 (O), Southfield Fire Department Station 1 (P), Southfield Fire Department Station 5 Headquarters (Q), Southfield Fire Department Station 2 (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Providence Greenfield Strip Mall Shopping Center (1), Northland Center Shopping Center (2), Northland Shopping Center (3), Baseline Plaza Shopping Center (4), Applegate Square Shopping Center (5), 8 Mile-Beech Center Shopping Center (6), Harvard Row Mall Shopping Center (7), Evergreen Plaza Shopping Center (8), Tel-Twelve Mall Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Southfield include: LEAR CORP /DE/ (A), SUN COMMUNITIES INC (B), CREDIT ACCEPTANCE CORPORATION (C), SUPERIOR CONSULTANT HOLDINGS CORP (D), MEADOWBROOK INSURANCE GROUP INC (E), FEDERAL MOGUL CORP (F), SUN COMMUNITIES OPERATING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (G), ARCADIA RESOURCES, INC (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Southfield include: Restoration Fellowship Church of God in Christ (A), Lighthouse Community Church of God (B), Word of Faith International Christian Center (C), Saint Ives Church (D), Armenian Church (E), Shaarcy Zedek Temple (F), Saint Mary's Malankara Syrian Orthodox Church (G), Northbrook Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery (1), Southfield Cemetery (2), Southfield Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery (3), Beekman Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Franklin Branch (A), Pebble Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Southfield include: Catalpa Oaks County Park (1), Civic Center Park (2), Congregaton Shaarey Zedek Historical Marker (3), Lawrence Institute of Technology Historical Marker (4), Mary Thompson House Historical Marker (5), Pioneer Cemetery Historical Marker (6), Southfield Cemetery Historical Marker (7), Southfield Centre Historical Marker (8), Southfield Town Hall Historical Marker (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints - Westland Stake- Genealogy Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 20924 Sherman Avenue) (1), BLTravel (Tours & Charters; 24901 Northwestern Highway) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Embassy Suites Hotel Detroit-Southfield (28100 Franklin Road) (1), Four Seasons Sunrooms (22517 Telegraph Road) (2), Days Inn (23300 Telegraph Road) (3), Best Western Southfield Inn (26111 Telegraph Road) (4), Hampton Inn Southfield (27500 Northwestern Highway) (5), 10 Evergreen Llc-Dba Comfort Suite Southfield (24977 Northwestern Highway) (6), Candlewood Suites - Detroit/Southfield (26655 Lois Ln) (7), Comfort Suites Southfield (24977 Northwest Highway) (8), Ez-Ee Rest Motel & Kitchenettes (22305 Telegraph Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.70
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.78
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00599. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00599
U.S.:

0.01468

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

BUTTONWOOD BAY MHP (Serves FL, Population served: 2,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from JUL-01-2011 to JUL-01-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-23-2011), Fed Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2012)
CATALINA MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves OH, Population served: 1,280, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HIGH POINT ASSOCIATES (Address: 27777 Franklin Road, Suite 200 , Serves DE, Population served: 1,230, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2005), St Public Notif issued (DEC-18-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-05-2005), St Public Notif issued (AUG-05-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2006)
COBUS GREEN MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves IN, Population served: 1,042, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2005), St Boil Water Order (SEP-14-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-14-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CLEARWATER VILLAGE MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves IN, Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LIBERTY FARMS MOBILE HOME PARK - #1 (Serves IN, Population served: 390, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-19-2007 to DEC-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-19-2007 to DEC-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2008)
CRYSTAL DOWNS MOBILE VILLAGE (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
IDA BP STATION (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • APPLE CARR VILLAGE (Population served: 1,322, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUN BIG TIMBER LAKE LLC (Address: SUITE 200 , Serves NJ, Population served: 920, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CANDLELIGHT VILLAGE MHP (Address: SUITE 200 , Serves IL, Population served: 618, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • CIDERMILL CROSSINGS (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKE IN WOOD RV RESORT (Serves PA, Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST. GEORGE SHRINE - CHALDEAN SOUTH WELL (Population served: 240, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HOLIDAY BEACH RESORT & CMPGR (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SMOKEY'S (Address: STE. 3358 , Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUNDANCE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STONERIDGE CENTER (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.9%
(24.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.2%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.5%
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

People in group quarters in Southfield in 2010:

  • 502 people in college/university student housing
  • 451 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 209 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Southfield in 2000:

  • 610 people in nursing homes
  • 283 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 120 people in other group homes
  • 96 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 63 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 43 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Southfield, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Southfield compared to Michigan state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with most branches in Southfield (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Comerica Bank: Town Center Branch, Southfield Tower Branch, Northland Village Branch, Ten Mile And Telegraph Branch, Lahser-Eleven Mile Branch, Southfield-Edwards Branch. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • The Huntington National Bank: Greenfield Banking Office Branch, Southfield - Twelve Mile Branch, Northwestern & 12 Mile Banking Offic, Southfield/Evergreen Branch, Southfield Galleria Branch. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: 12 Mile / Evergreen Kroger at 19855 West 12 Mile Road, branch established on 1999/09/07; Southfield at 24624 W Ten Mile Road, branch established on 1934/05/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Guaranty Bank: Southfield Road Branch at 29800 Southfield Road, branch established on 2003/06/20; Southfield Branch at 23675 Greenfield Road, branch established on 2003/03/28. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Southfield Webster Banking Center at 29955 Southfield Road, branch established on 2009/11/24; Northwestern - Twelve Mile Branch at 28660 Northwestern Highway, branch established on 1957/09/16. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Sterling Bank and Trust, FSB: Sterling Bank And Trust, Fsb at One Towne Square, Suite 1900, branch established on 1984/04/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $762.2 mil, Deposits: $646.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Citizens Bank: Telegraph Branch at 22575 Telegraph, branch established on 1993/06/28. 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.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Northwestern Highway & Franklin Road at 28720 Northwestern Highway, branch established on 2008/01/07. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Southfield, Michigan:

  • Detroit Marriott Southfield, 27033 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 356-7400
  • Courtyard By Marriott Detroit Southfield, 27027 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 358-1222, Fax: (248) 354-3820
  • Detroit Southfield Travel Lodge, 27650 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 353-6777, Fax: (248) 353-2944
  • Hilton - Southfield Garden Inn, 26000 American Dr, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 357-1100
  • Hawthorn Suites Southfield, 26700 Central Park Blvd, Southfield, MI 48076 , Phone: (248) 352-8900, Fax: (248) 352-2579
  • Embassy Suites Detroit Southfield, 28100 Franklin Rd, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 350-2000, Fax: (248) 350-3416
  • Red Roof Inn, 27660 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034 , Phone: (248) 353-7200
  • The Westin Southfield Detroit, 1500 Town Center Dr, Southfield, MI 48075 , Phone: (248) 827-4000, Fax: (248) 827-4002
  • 13 other hotels and motels
All 21 fire-safe hotels and motels in Southfield, Michigan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Southfield city (based on Oakland County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.33%
Here: 48.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents52.4%13.4%5.1%4.5%3.0%
Congregations11.0%6.1%9.6%5.9%4.9%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMuslim EstimateEpiscopal Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%1.7%1.2%14.0%
Congregations4.9%1.2%4.0%0.9%51.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 293
Oakland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 22
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 162
Oakland County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 292
Oakland County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 983
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oakland County:

25.6%
Michigan:

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

13.0%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 33$173,777$63,19210$9,007
Other Government Administration 52$232,459$53,64430$33,927
Judicial and Legal 39$181,017$55,69814$23,311
Police Protection - Officers 133$873,321$78,7960$0
Police - Other 29$126,995$52,5508$8,628
Firefighters 95$594,477$75,0920$0
Fire - Other 1$3,717$44,6040$0
Streets and Highways 27$173,150$76,9564$6,447
Welfare 4$21,208$63,6240$0
Sewerage 17$125,892$88,8656$13,751
Parks and Recreation 21$108,563$62,03672$60,458
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$11,978$47,9121$2,125
Local Libraries 24$111,311$55,65663$42,721
Other and Unallocable 56$288,411$61,80256$64,554
Totals for Government 534$3,026,276$68,006264$264,929

Southfield government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,258,000 ($17.23)
    Regular Highways: $796,000 ($10.90)
    Libraries: $319,000 ($4.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $248,000 ($3.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($0.19)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $21,486,000 ($294.30)
    Water Utilities: $19,081,000 ($261.36)
    Regular Highways: $18,754,000 ($256.88)
    General - Other: $15,880,000 ($217.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,315,000 ($182.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,881,000 ($121.65)
    Libraries: $5,652,000 ($77.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,293,000 ($58.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,005,000 ($41.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,423,000 ($33.19)
    Central Staff Services: $2,370,000 ($32.46)
    Financial Administration: $2,314,000 ($31.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,688,000 ($23.12)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $161,252,000 ($2208.75)
    Corporate Bonds: $40,295,000 ($551.94)
    Benefit Payments: $19,124,000 ($261.95)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $10,401,000 ($142.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,252,000 ($58.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $2,441,000 ($33.44)
    General - Other: $467,000 ($6.40)
    Libraries: $154,000 ($2.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,803,000 ($586.29)

Southfield government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,248,000 ($85.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,849,000 ($39.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,731,000 ($37.41)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $35,336,000 ($484.02)
    From Parent Local Government: $5,720,000 ($78.35)
    Local Employee Contribution: $826,000 ($11.31)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,238,000 ($30.66)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,671,000 ($22.89)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,705,000 ($50.75)
    Highways: $578,000 ($7.92)
    Public Welfare: $12,000 ($0.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,715,000 ($50.89)
    Interest Earnings: $2,254,000 ($30.87)
    Fines and Forfeits: $592,000 ($8.11)
    Special Assessments: $322,000 ($4.41)
    Sale of Property: $19,000 ($0.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $27,789,000 ($380.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,530,000 ($103.14)
    Highways: $5,321,000 ($72.88)
    All Other: $364,000 ($4.99)
  • Tax - Property: $61,599,000 ($843.75)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $2,347,000 ($32.15)

Southfield government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $106,298,000 ($1456.02)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,213,000 ($1235.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,085,000 ($220.32)

Southfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,557,000 ($144.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $59,580,000 ($816.10)
    Total Federal Securities: $33,095,000 ($453.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,186,000 ($618.94)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,271,000 ($31.11)

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, MI  2.14% ($39,617 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  1.03% ($43,561)
from Genesee County, MI  0.23% ($39,046)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,436 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, MI  1.42% ($35,466 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($37,627)
to Livingston County, MI  0.18% ($50,287)

Strongest AM radio stations in Southfield:

  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, 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.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEXL (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROYAL OAK, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Southfield:

  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WSHJ (88.3 FM; SOUTHFIELD, MI; Owner: THE BD. OF EDUC. OF SOUTHFIELD)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Southfield:

  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT 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)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Southfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 118
Total length: 596 meters (1,955ft)
Total costs: $2,979,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,227,827
Total average daily truck traffic: 316,498

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 3
  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 54
  • 1970-1979: 8
  • 1980-1989: 40
  • 1990-1999: 4
  • 2000-2009: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Southfield, MI
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED406$88,180155$66,465359$129,77456$18,3211$18,00052$54,5771$194,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED52$88,78823$60,47882$136,82913$27,5380$010$62,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED197$93,17382$67,293371$134,876121$22,2230$050$68,1802$37,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN90$79,85630$52,600165$150,97620$41,4500$024$74,8750$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$90,6888$98,50050$131,7804$131,0000$04$62,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 24 tracts in Southfield, MI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$79,1255$128,2000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$131,0008$186,1252$61,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED16$93,8756$175,5002$62,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$63,3330$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$135,4000$01$133,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 252
  • Hazardous Condition: 190
  • Service Call: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Southfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Southfield, MI
Most common first names in Southfield, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary46880.8 years
John44675.2 years
William35475.7 years
Joseph34277.4 years
Rose33582.7 years
Helen31681.8 years
Robert29972.9 years
James26771.8 years
Harry26279.4 years
George26176.7 years
Most common last names in Southfield, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17076.5 years
Brown13576.5 years
Johnson13273.1 years
Miller11079.8 years
Williams10573.7 years
Davis10379.5 years
Jones9674.1 years
Cohen9180.6 years
Harris7977.3 years
Thomas7275.7 years
Businesses in Southfield, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Lane Furniture2
AT&T1LensCrafters2
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza3
Arby's2Lowe's1
Avenue1Macy's1
Bakers1Marriott3
Bally Total Fitness1Marshalls1
Baskin-Robbins3McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Meijer1
Blockbuster1Motherhood Maternity1
Budget Car Rental1Nike15
Burger King3Nissan1
Burlington Coat Factory1Office Depot1
CVS6Outback1
Catherines1Outback Steakhouse1
Chevrolet1Panera Bread1
Chipotle1Payless3
Cold Stone Creamery1Penske2
Comfort Suites1PetSmart1
Curves1Pier 1 Imports1
Dennys1Pizza Hut2
Domino's Pizza1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
DressBarn1Quality1
Dressbarn1Quiznos2
Dunkin Donuts4RadioShack2
Extended Stay America1Red Roof Inn1
FedEx28Sam's Club1
Foot Locker3Sprint Nextel3
Ford1Staples1
GNC2Starbucks5
GameStop2Subaru1
H&R Block5T.G.I. Driday's1
Hawthorn1Taco Bell2
Hilton2Target2
Holiday Inn2The Athlete's Foot2
Home Depot1Tim Hortons4
Homestead Studio Suites1Toyota1
Honda1Toys"R"Us1
Hyundai1U-Haul1
Jimmy Jazz1UPS55
Jimmy John's2Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York1Walgreens3
KFC2Wendy's6
Kroger2Westin1
LA Fitness2White Castle1
La-Z-Boy1

Southfield on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #14 (48075) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Soviet Union first ancestries"
  • #41 (48075) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac first ancestries"
  • #74 (48075) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Iraqi first ancestries"
  • #97 (48075) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most medium-big companies in 2005 (at least 100 employees)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Federal-Mogul Corporation (15)
  • Lear Corporation (14)
  • Jeremy A. Salinger (11)
  • Guy Wicker (11)
  • Ryan A. Fitch (11)
  • Michael Chopp (11)
  • Keith D. Buford (10)
  • Adam T. Timmons (10)
  • Anthony J. Sumcad (10)
  • Aniket Kothari (9)

Total of 469 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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