For population 25 years and over in Stanwood:
For population 15 years and over in Stanwood village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $900 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (44.1 miles , pop. 197,800).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (131.3 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (165.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Morley, MI (2.5 miles ), Canadian Lakes, MI (2.7 miles ), Big Rapids, MI (2.9 miles ), Mecosta, MI (3.4 miles ), Howard City, MI (3.6 miles ), Lakeview, MI (3.6 miles ), White Cloud, MI (4.0 miles ), Pierson, MI (4.3 miles) .
Latitude: 43.58 N, Longitude: 85.45 W
Area code: 231
Stanwood tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+13.3%).
Work and jobs in Stanwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stanwood, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stanwood-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Stanwood village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stanwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 68.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mecosta County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Stanwood:
Airports located in Stanwood:
Amtrak stations near Stanwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanwood:
See full list of schools located in Stanwood
Public elementary/middle school in Stanwood:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stanwood and their reported violations in the past:STANWOOD FREE METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MAYFAIR CLUBHOUSE - CAN. LAKES (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:NORTHLAND UNITED METHODIST CH (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:RUDDY DUX (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MECOSTA TOWNSHIP HALL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SUNSET SHORES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:SCOOPS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:STANWOOD PIZZA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stanwood that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 21.4%
(22.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Stanwood compared to Michigan state average:
Banks with branches in Stanwood (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Stanwood (based on Mecosta County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stanwood government finances in 2002:
8.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,792 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($297 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,847 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Stanwood:
Strongest FM radio stations in Stanwood:
TV broadcast stations around Stanwood:
Stanwood fatal accident list:
Jul 31, 1986 02:05 AM, Pierce, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stanwood)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Stanwood)
FAA Registered Aircraft:15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.