Walled Lake, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 7,156 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 3,373  (47.1%)
Females: 3,783  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

40.5 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48390.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,799 (it was $45,386 in 2000)
Walled Lake:

$56,799
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,416 (it was $24,199 in 2000)

Walled Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $168,331 (it was $120,000 in 2000)
Walled Lake:

$168,331
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $157,398; detached houses: $200,215; townhouses or other attached units: $122,516; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $117,769; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,013; mobile homes: $9,461

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,055.

March 2019 cost of living index in Walled Lake: 90.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.9%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Walled Lake, MI (2017)
    • 5,81880.9%White alone
    • 4075.7%Black alone
    • 2703.8%Asian alone
    • 2673.7%Hispanic
    • 2313.2%Two or more races
    • 1061.5%Other race alone
    • 580.8%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Walled Lake, Michigan as of January 17, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walled Lake is 715 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Walled Lake by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(14.5)
1
(14.5)
3
(42.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.5)
1
(14.6)
1
(14.3)
2
(28.4)
5
(70.4)
2
(27.9)
2
(27.9)
2
(28.0)
2
(28.2)
1
(13.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.0)
2
(28.6)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(217.9)
32
(463.6)
7
(100.2)
15
(215.6)
17
(246.6)
13
(190.3)
10
(143.0)
10
(141.9)
20
(281.7)
4
(55.9)
4
(55.9)
4
(56.1)
8
(112.6)
7
(97.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
25
(363.2)
16
(231.8)
20
(286.2)
29
(416.9)
32
(464.1)
27
(395.1)
19
(271.7)
18
(255.4)
14
(197.2)
15
(209.6)
15
(209.4)
7
(98.1)
12
(168.9)
5
(69.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
122
(1,772)
97
(1,405)
101
(1,445)
120
(1,725)
109
(1,581)
126
(1,844)
93
(1,330)
83
(1,177)
53
(746.4)
43
(600.7)
35
(488.7)
41
(574.9)
48
(675.7)
37
(516.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(188.9)
12
(173.9)
12
(171.7)
7
(100.6)
7
(101.5)
8
(117.1)
4
(57.2)
3
(42.6)
6
(84.5)
6
(83.8)
1
(14.0)
6
(84.1)
2
(28.2)
2
(27.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
2
(28.6)
1
(14.2)
1
(14.1)
2
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)166.6199.4154.6153.7164.8164.9121.1119.4167.3106.973.070.290.486.3

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City-data.com crime index in Walled Lake, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.84
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (9.7%), American (8.5%), Irish (6.1%), Polish (5.0%), Assyrian (5.0%), English (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 939 feet

Land area: 2.27 square miles.

Population density: 3,152 people per square mile   (average).

Walled Lake, Michigan map

968 residents are foreign born (4.8% Europe, 2.7% Asia).

This city:

13.5%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,316 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,917 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Bloomfield Township, MI (5.3 miles , pop. 64,862).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (21.6 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (220.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Wolverine Lake, MI (1.2 miles ),
Wixom, MI (1.7 miles ),
Novi, MI (2.0 miles ),
West Bloomfield Township, MI (2.3 miles ),
Orchard Lake Village, MI (2.4 miles ),
Farmington Hills, MI (2.5 miles ),
Northville, MI (2.7 miles ),
Farmington, MI (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 83.47 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -798 (-11.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 436 (10.6%)

Area code: 248

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 23 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $112,000
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $154,700
  • 2002: 67 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2003: 71 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2004: 40 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $281,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $257,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $420,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Walled Lake, MI residents
Average permit cost in Walled Lake, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Walled Lake, MI
Historical housing units in Walled Lake, MI

Population change in the 1990s: +418 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in Walled Lake, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (9.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.7%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.3%)
  • Machinery (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Walled Lake, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Computer specialists (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (2.9%)

Average climate in Walled Lake, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Walled Lake, 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 90.0. This is worse than average.

City:

90.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.440. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.58
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0262. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0262
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Walled Lake-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 53% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the Walled Lake 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 13.0 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walled Lake-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 173.9 miles away from Walled Lake center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 135.3 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 145.8 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 142.9 miles away from Walled Lake 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 300.6 miles away from Walled Lake 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 365.4 miles away from Walled Lake 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 (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, 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).
Walled Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Walled Lake:

  • CARING NURSES OF MICHIGAN, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NOVI, MI)
  • MARVIN AND BETTY DANTO FAMILY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI)
  • BLOOMFIELD ORCHARD VILLA (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI)
  • HENRY FORD WEST BLOOMFIELD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; W BLOOMFIELD, MI)
  • COMMERCE TOWNSHIP DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, MI)
  • WEST BLOOMFIELD NURSING AND CONV (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI)
  • AFFINITY HOME CARE AGENCY, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, MI)

Amtrak stations near Walled Lake:

  • 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.
  • 15 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 17 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walled Lake:

  • Oakland Community College (about 7 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; Full-time enrollment: 18,956)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 9 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Madonna University (about 11 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 13 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 15 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Oakland University (about 17 miles; Rochester Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 16,449)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 19 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)

Public high school in Walled Lake:

Public elementary/middle schools in Walled Lake:

Private elementary/middle school in Walled Lake:

  • ST WILLIAM SCHOOL (Students: 190, Location: 135 OFLAHERTY ST, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Walled Lake

Library in Walled Lake:

  • WALLED LAKE CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $467,707; Location: 1499 EAST WEST MAPLE ROAD; 43,761 books; 3,709 audio materials; 2,092 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 79 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Walled Lake Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Centers: Maple Plaza Shopping Center (1), Walled Lake Commons Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Walled Lake Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Parks in Walled Lake include: Stonecrest Historical Marker (1), Hiram Sims Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Games We Play (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1877 East West Maple Road).

Court: Oakland County - Circuit Court- Family Division- Juvenile Probation- Walled (1010 East West Maple Road).

Birthplace of: Deanna Edwards - Motocross racer, Brandon Cassise - College basketball player (Oakland Golden Grizzlies), Douglas Harold Fox - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Frank McIntyre (baseball) - Baseball player.

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

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

WALLED LAKE EAGLES (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2009)

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

  • HUNGRY HOWIES/KNIGHTS AUTO (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTER/WLS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KONOPNICK, DR. MICHAEL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.9%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Walled Lake (2011 data):

  • Comerica Bank: Pontiac Trail-Beck Branch at 47060 Pontiac Trail, branch established on 1995/03/11; 14 Mile Road Haggerty Branch at 39950 14 Mile Road, branch established on 1991/11/14. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Walled Lake Branch at 246 Liberty Street, branch established on 1947/10/01. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Commerce Twp. at 3085 East West Maple, branch established on 1995/12/04. 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
  • Citizens Bank: Walled Lake Office at 546 N. Pontiac Trail, branch established on 2004/12/01. 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.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Walled Lake Branch at 2181 North Pontiac Trail, branch established on 1977/09/07. 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 Walled Lake:

Marital status in Walled Lake, MI
  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 40.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

For population 25 years and over in Walled Lake:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Walled Lake
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Walled Lake, MI (based on Oakland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic289,11664
Evangelical Protestant155,826319
Mainline Protestant73,373159
Other58,590117
Black Protestant16,82635
Orthodox13,84423
None594,787-
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: 293
This 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.
Michigan:

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

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oakland County:

25.6%
Michigan:

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

13.0%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.5%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Walled Lake:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Walled Lake:

21.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Walled Lake:

11.5%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Walled Lake:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Walled Lake:

34.0%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

56.4%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Walled Lake:

78.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walled Lake, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 10$54,996$65,99510$13,302
Firefighters 5$29,172$70,01314$10,696
Local Libraries 4$12,839$38,5176$2,165
Streets and Highways 4$18,106$54,3181$3,162
Water Supply 3$12,266$49,0641$1,771
Other Government Administration 3$13,417$53,6687$7,780
Financial Administration 2$9,633$57,7980$0
Police - Other 1$4,043$48,5161$3,372
Other and Unallocable 1$4,669$56,0280$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,551$42,6120$0
Welfare 0$0 3$2,630
Totals for Government 34$162,692$57,42143$44,878

Walled Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,730,000 ($381.50)
    Water Utilities: $1,457,000 ($203.61)
    Police Protection: $1,138,000 ($159.03)
    Sewerage: $885,000 ($123.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $845,000 ($118.08)
    Regular Highways: $770,000 ($107.60)
    Central Staff Services: $303,000 ($42.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $302,000 ($42.20)
    Financial Administration: $156,000 ($21.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $138,000 ($19.28)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $121,000 ($16.91)
    Transit Utilities: $105,000 ($14.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $98,000 ($13.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $142,000 ($19.84)
    Regular Highways: $135,000 ($18.87)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($1.96)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($1.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,826,000 ($394.91)

Walled Lake government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $997,000 ($139.32)
    Sewerage: $879,000 ($122.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $325,000 ($45.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000 ($6.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $342,000 ($47.79)
    Interest Earnings: $45,000 ($6.29)
    Sale of Property: $44,000 ($6.15)
    Rents: $43,000 ($6.01)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($1.82)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($0.84)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,447,000 ($202.21)
    Transit Utilities: $27,000 ($3.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $561,000 ($78.40)
    Highways: $372,000 ($51.98)
    Transit Utilities: $116,000 ($16.21)
    Other: $3,000 ($0.42)
  • Tax - Property: $3,764,000 ($525.99)
    Other License: $77,000 ($10.76)

Walled Lake government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,970,000 ($275.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,850,000 ($258.52)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000 ($16.77)

Walled Lake government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,098,000 ($712.41)

5.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,525 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wayne County, MI  1.66% ($55,624 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  1.00% ($59,917)
from Genesee County, MI  0.21% ($52,122)


6.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,081 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,458 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.09%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wayne County, MI  1.36% ($53,755 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  1.03% ($48,295)
to Livingston County, MI  0.25% ($76,620)
Businesses in Walled Lake, MI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's3
Applebee's1Penske1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Staples1
Burger King1Starbucks1
CVS1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1Target1
Decora Cabinetry2Tim Hortons1
FedEx3U-Haul2
KFC1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets4

Strongest AM radio stations in Walled Lake:

  • WPON (1460 AM; 1 kW; WALLED LAKE, MI; Owner: FOREIGN RADIO PROGRAMS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walled Lake:

  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, 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.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOVI (89.5 FM; NOVI, MI; Owner: BD. OF EDUC.NOVI COMMUNITY SCH.DIST.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • 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.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBFH (88.1 FM; BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI; Owner: BLOOMFIELD HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Walled Lake:

  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Walled Lake fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Walled Lake fatal accident list:

Dec 13, 2011 10:49 PM, W Maple Rd, Lat: 42.532750, Lon: -83.498331, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 8, 2009 00:15 AM, Pontiac Trail, Lat: 42.528036, Lon: -83.491931, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 1991 01:30 AM, Pontiac Tr, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 12, 1986 09:54 PM, Walled Lak, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.4mTotal length
  • 30,950Total average daily traffic
  • 38,000Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Walled Lake)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Walled Lake, MI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walled Lake)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • AERO JET SERVICES INC, 250 Woodcreek Ct, Walled Lake, MI 48390
    Certificate: 04-0900 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 04/29/2004, Expiration Date: 04/28/2005

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18159 , Serial Number: 17702534, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 09/02/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 03/17/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas G Beck, 1206 W Oakley Park Road, Walled Lake, MI 48390
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 78461 , Serial Number: 17257625, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/18/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 06/28/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Leonard B Lynam, 2925 Welch Rd, Walled Lake, MI 48390
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63867 , Serial Number: 3453AE, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond L Jr Koch, 3538 S Union Lake Rd, Walled Lake, MI 48088
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/05/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$90,40620$86,80077$140,5193$12,3338$77,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$89,3332$49,00016$166,6882$83,5002$89,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$109,00017$110,64750$134,9003$38,3335$81,0002$26,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$125,8574$97,00015$145,0001$25,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$09$173,3331$118,0002$192,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1347.00 , 1349.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$212,5005$117,2001$95,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$115,8331$147,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$127,4002$143,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1347.00 , 1349.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walled Lake, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walled Lake, MI - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 44
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 12
Fire incident types in Walled Lake, MI

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walled Lake, MI
Most common first names in Walled Lake, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5279.3 years
John4276.4 years
James4169.6 years
William4075.0 years
Robert3374.7 years
Helen2984.2 years
George2477.8 years
Edward2274.7 years
Joseph2180.3 years
Ruth2083.3 years
Most common last names in Walled Lake, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1577.5 years
Davis878.0 years
Johnson876.9 years
Miller877.7 years
Wilson872.0 years
Williams876.3 years
Brewer669.5 years
Gross676.0 years
Brown674.8 years
Rose682.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walled Lake, MI
  • 95.4%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Walled Lake, MI
  • 80.9%Utility gas
  • 18.6%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Walled Lake compared to Michigan state average:

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

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  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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