Trenton, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 18,255 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 8,720  (47.8%)
Females: 9,535  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

45.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48183.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,865 (it was $49,566 in 2000)
Trenton:

$54,865
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,938 (it was $25,288 in 2000)

Trenton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $158,519 (it was $133,300 in 2000)
Trenton:

$158,519
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $147,891; detached houses: $157,991; townhouses or other attached units: $111,146; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,255; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $83,041; mobile homes: $16,870

Median gross rent in 2017: $717.

March 2019 cost of living index in Trenton: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.4%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents, 12.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.0% for American Indian residents, 6.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Trenton, MI (2017)
    • 16,92292.6%White alone
    • 7674.2%Hispanic
    • 2151.2%Black alone
    • 2091.1%Asian alone
    • 1560.9%Two or more races
    • 200.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Trenton, Michigan as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Trenton is 570 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Trenton by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(5.1)
1
(5.2)
1
(5.5)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.8)
2
(10.6)
3
(16.1)
4
(21.6)
8
(43.5)
8
(43.7)
3
(16.5)
7
(38.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
2
(11.2)
3
(17.4)
2
(10.6)
4
(21.4)
5
(27.1)
2
(10.9)
3
(16.4)
3
(16.5)
1
(5.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(35.9)
0
(0.0)
16
(87.8)
15
(84.3)
37
(214.9)
10
(53.1)
14
(75.0)
16
(86.6)
27
(146.7)
30
(164.0)
14
(77.1)
14
(77.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(61.6)
3
(15.6)
27
(148.2)
34
(191.1)
48
(278.8)
50
(265.4)
57
(305.2)
39
(211.0)
32
(173.9)
12
(65.6)
17
(93.6)
18
(99.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
115
(590.2)
51
(264.8)
165
(905.5)
201
(1,130)
185
(1,075)
171
(907.7)
162
(867.4)
187
(1,012)
155
(842.2)
118
(645.0)
94
(517.6)
69
(379.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(51.3)
5
(26.0)
24
(131.7)
20
(112.4)
23
(133.6)
17
(90.2)
10
(53.5)
23
(124.4)
23
(125.0)
23
(125.7)
18
(99.1)
17
(93.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
2
(10.8)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)44.917.980.792.3126.084.494.6107.9123.2113.268.877.5

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City-data.com crime index in Trenton, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 35 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: American (19.2%), Polish (11.3%), Italian (9.1%), German (8.6%), Irish (7.5%), English (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.30 square miles.

Population density: 2,501 people per square mile   (average).

Trenton, Michigan map

836 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Latin America).

This city:

4.6%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,614 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,813 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylor, MI (7.1 miles , pop. 65,868).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (17.6 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (231.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Grosse Ile, MI (1.4 miles ),
Woodhaven, MI (1.5 miles ),
Riverview, MI (1.5 miles ),
Gibraltar, MI (1.9 miles ),
Southgate, MI (2.1 miles ),
Flat Rock, MI (2.2 miles ),
Wyandotte, MI (2.2 miles ),
Rockwood, MI (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.14 N, Longitude: 83.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -999 (-5.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,665 (19.2%)

Area code: 734

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $67,400
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2004: 35 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2005: 40 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $33,000
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $286,800
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $219,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Trenton, MI residents
Average permit cost in Trenton, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Trenton, MI
Historical housing units in Trenton, MI
Most common industries in Trenton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.6%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (15.6%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.2%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Trenton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Trenton, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Trenton, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 90.4. This is worse than average.

City:

90.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.559. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.559
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.828. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.828
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.48
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00537. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00537
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Trenton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Trenton city center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 14.7 miles away from the city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Trenton-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 151.2 miles away from Trenton center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 111.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.7 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 275.2 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 123.7 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 355.4 miles away from Trenton 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 Wayne County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Trenton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Trenton:

  • OAKWOOD SOUTHSHORE MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 5450 FORT STREET)
  • RIVERSIDE OSTEOPATHIC HOSPITAL (150 TRUAX STREET)
  • MICHIGAN HOME HEALTH CARE INC (2910 WEST JEFFERSON)
  • ABERDEEN REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING CENTER (5500 FORT ST)
  • BALMORAL SKILLED NURSING CTR (5500 FORT ST)
  • TRENTON CONV CENTER (406 ELM ST)

Amtrak stations near Trenton:

  • 12 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 12 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 17 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Trenton:

  • 12 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trenton:

  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 10 miles; Allen Park, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,693)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 13 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 13 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 15 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • Wayne State University (about 17 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 20 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Madonna University (about 21 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)

Public high school in Trenton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Trenton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Trenton:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 217, Location: 2675 3RD ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • CMC MONTESSORI EDUCATION (Students: 78, Location: 2901 MANNING ST, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Trenton

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Riverside Osteopathic Hospital has been closed for at least 5 years and is a vacant building. Trenton will be closing two of its elementary schools at the end of the 2006 school year. Owen Elementary and Taylor Elementary will be closed.
  • Creative Montessori Center, a private school in Trenton: 2901 Manning. (734) 675-8280

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Trenton: Trenton Riverside Marina (A), Trenton Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (B), Trenton Police Station (C), Trenton Fire Department Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Trenton Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bloomdale Cemetery (1), The Old Burial Ground (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Trenton include: Affolter Park (1), Elizabeth Park (2), Battle of Monguagon Historical Marker (3), Detroit River Historical Marker (4), Detroit River Recovery Historical Marker (5), Wagstaff-Duddleston Home Historical Marker (6), Haas Park (7), Lions Park (8), Meyer Ellias Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: American Bar & Grill (21700 West Road), Best Western Woodhaven Inn (21700 West Road).

Birthplace of: Mary Lynn Rajskub - Film actor, Michael Masley - Busker, Mike Cervenak - Baseball player, Andy Greene - Ice hockey player, Bill Martel - Professional wrestler, Erik Condra - Ice hockey player, J.J. Putz - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Seattle Mariners, born: Feb 22, 1977), Larry DePalma - Ice hockey player, Steve Avery - Professional baseball player, Billy Ashley - Baseball player.

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.6%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Trenton in 2010:

  • 128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 117 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 25 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Trenton in 2000:

  • 169 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Trenton (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: West Road/Parkwood Branch at 2189 West Road, branch established on 1953/06/06; King/Fort Branch at 1725 King Road, branch established on 1966/06/01. 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
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Trenton Branch at 3635 West Road, branch established on 1994/12/16; Trenton at 4480 Fort Street, 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
  • Fifth Third Bank: West Chelsea Branch at 2040 West Road, branch established on 1957/11/15. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Monroe Bank & Trust: Trenton Branch at 2410 West Road, branch established on 2003/07/28. Info updated 2008/10/10: Bank assets: $1,237.6 mil, Deposits: $1,022.4 mil, headquarters in Monroe, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Mbt Financial Corp.
  • Comerica Bank: Telegraph-King Branch at 21333 Telegraph Road South, branch established on 1969/12/12. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Allen-King Branch at 20920 Allen Road, branch established on 1979/04/02. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Trenton:

Marital status in Trenton, MI
  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in Trenton:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Trenton
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Neighborhoods in Trenton:

(Trenton, Michigan Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Trenton, MI (based on Wayne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
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: 556
Wayne County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
Wayne County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
This county:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
Wayne County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Wayne County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

33.2%
Michigan:

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

12.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Trenton:

51.9%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Trenton:

49.0%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Trenton:

28.6
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Trenton:

10.0%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Trenton:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Trenton:

36.0%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Trenton:

56.9%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Trenton:

77.2%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Trenton, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 30$171,438$68,5750$0
Police Protection - Officers 29$183,038$75,7400$0
Sewerage 16$78,505$58,8792$2,483
Other and Unallocable 14$60,922$52,2194$9,234
Streets and Highways 8$38,219$57,3290$0
Financial Administration 7$33,012$56,5922$3,016
Parks and Recreation 7$31,024$53,18452$24,682
Solid Waste Management 7$27,784$47,6301$1,255
Other Government Administration 6$31,300$62,6009$7,452
Water Supply 5$22,988$55,1710$0
Welfare 1$3,582$42,9845$5,734
Natural Resources 1$5,417$65,0040$0
Police - Other 1$3,410$40,92020$23,268
Local Libraries 0$0 5$2,632
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,729
Totals for Government 132$690,639$62,785101$81,485

Trenton government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $10,302,000 ($564.34)
    Sewerage: $4,694,000 ($257.14)
    Police Protection: $3,255,000 ($178.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,420,000 ($132.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,833,000 ($100.41)
    Regular Highways: $1,655,000 ($90.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,037,000 ($56.81)
    General Public Buildings: $774,000 ($42.40)
    Libraries: $608,000 ($33.31)
    Central Staff Services: $578,000 ($31.66)
    Financial Administration: $403,000 ($22.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $386,000 ($21.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $355,000 ($19.45)
    Correctional Institutions: $65,000 ($3.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $26,000 ($1.42)
    Transit Utilities: $20,000 ($1.10)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $24,084,000 ($1319.31)
    Corporate Bonds: $7,510,000 ($411.39)
    Benefit Payments: $4,562,000 ($249.90)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,303,000 ($71.38)
    Other Investments - Other: $809,000 ($44.32)
    Withdrawals: $98,000 ($5.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $644,000 ($35.28)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $64,000 ($3.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,881,000 ($541.28)

Trenton government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $10,316,000 ($565.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $242,000 ($13.26)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-907,000 ($-49.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $354,000 ($19.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $221,000 ($12.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $121,000 ($6.63)
    Transit Utilities: $32,000 ($1.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,887,000 ($158.15)
    Fines and Forfeits: $892,000 ($48.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $250,000 ($13.69)
    Interest Earnings: $144,000 ($7.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,936,000 ($106.05)
    Highways: $1,334,000 ($73.08)
    Other: $9,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Property: $17,556,000 ($961.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $433,000 ($23.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($0.22)

Trenton government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,309,000 ($1276.86)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,474,000 ($1121.56)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,390,000 ($350.04)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,555,000 ($194.74)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,594,000 ($87.32)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,529,000 ($83.76)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000 ($3.56)

Trenton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,529,000 ($83.76)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $13,026,000 ($713.56)
    Total Federal Securities: $2,077,000 ($113.78)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,396,000 ($788.61)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,474,000 ($1121.56)

4.09% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,058 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($896 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oakland County, MI  1.09% ($53,755 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.58% ($34,674)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.38% ($54,183)


4.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.83%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($740 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  1.31% ($55,624 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.81% ($34,456)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.34% ($50,963)
Businesses in Trenton, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Dunkin Donuts1
Advance Auto Parts1FedEx2
Applebee's1Jones New York1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1Tim Hortons1
CVS2U-Haul2
Dairy Queen1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Trenton:

  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKM (1440 AM; 1 kW; INKSTER, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Trenton:

  • 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.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WRVF (101.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Trenton:

  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 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)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Trenton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 62.8mTotal length
  • 180,106Total average daily traffic
  • 10,305Total average daily truck traffic
  • 148,890Total future (year 2010) average daily traffic
New bridges in Trenton, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Trenton, MI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Trenton)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Trenton, MI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 4695 W Jefferson Ave (Lat: 42.122528 Lon: -83.181583), Structure height: 54.6 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WNTN719,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.068 MHz, 952.068 MHz, 928.821 MHz, 952.831 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Registrant: Dte Electric Copmany, One Energy Plaza, Detriot, MI 48266, Phone: (313) 235-6252, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:
  • Trenton Channel PP, 4695 Jefferson Avenue West (Lat: 42.122556 Lon: -83.181583), Type: Bant, Structure height: 54.6 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WPQN933,
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.281 MHz, 932.356 MHz, 941.281 MHz, 941.356 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2010, Expiration Date: 07/10/2020, Certifier: Dennis G Macrae Mr., Registrant: Dte Electric Copmany, One Energy Plaza, Detriot, MI 48266, Phone: (313) 325-6252, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:
  • Trenton Channel, 4695 W Jefferson (Lat: 42.122556 Lon: -83.181583), Type: Bant, Structure height: 68 m, Call Sign: KQA64,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6865.62 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6855.00 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2018, Expiration Date: 06/15/2028, Registrant: Dte Electric Copmany, One Energy Plaza, Detriot, MI 48266, Phone: (313) 235-6252, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4
  • 2645 Riverside Drive (Lat: 42.142000 Lon: -83.175472), Type: Building, Structure height: 33.8 m, Overall height: 36.3 m, Call Sign: KNKE892,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.037 MHz, 931.287 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • 2645 Riverside Road (Lat: 42.142250 Lon: -83.175472), Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: KNKG830,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.487 MHz, 931.487 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2002, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 20350 Allen Road (Lat: 42.159472 Lon: -83.230750), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKM983,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.212 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 20350 Allen Rd. (Lat: 42.159472 Lon: -83.230750), Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: KQD303,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.700 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

114 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trenton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Trenton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED78$100,59048$86,396204$121,0206$88,5002$700,50010$82,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$82,6676$77,66718$118,2224$30,0000$02$47,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$81,86710$99,50078$136,65424$13,1670$04$170,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$104,1255$133,20042$134,4053$76,3330$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$10,00013$120,9231$5,0000$02$52,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5940.00 , 5941.00, 5942.00, 5943.00, 5944.00, 5945.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$123,8335$148,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$153,0005$137,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$149,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$88,0003$113,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$146,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5940.00 , 5941.00, 5942.00, 5943.00, 5944.00, 5945.00

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

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 32. The highest number of fire incidents - 51 took place in 2002, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Trenton, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (38.3%), and Structure Fires (34.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Trenton, MI
    • 20638.3%Outside Fires
    • 18534.4%Structure Fires
    • 7513.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 7213.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Trenton, MI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Trenton, MI
  • 94.5%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Trenton, MI
  • 83.3%Utility gas
  • 13.4%Electricity
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke


Trenton compared to Michigan state average:

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

Trenton on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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