Weidman, Michigan

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Population in 2010: 959. Population change since 2000: +9.1%
Males: 478  (49.9%)
Females: 481  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48893.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,988 (it was $36,042 in 2000)
Weidman:

$28,988
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,082 (it was $15,968 in 2000)

Weidman CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $69,182 (it was $73,400 in 2000)
Weidman:

$69,182
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $72,456; Detached houses: $96,182; Mobile homes: $29,611

Median gross rent in 2013: $788.

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  • Races in Weidman, MI (2010)

    Weidman races chart
    • 88091.8%White alone
    • 414.3%American Indian alone
    • 151.6%Hispanic
    • 121.3%Two or more races
    • 80.8%Black alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Weidman: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.9%), English (15.1%), Irish (12.6%), French (6.1%), French Canadian (5.0%), United States (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 892 feet

Land area: 5.51 square miles.

Population density: 174 people per square mile   (very low).

Weidman,MI real estate house value index trend

Weidman, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Weidman:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Weidman CDP:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.8%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Weidman, Michigan as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Weidman to the number of sex offenders is 53 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $733 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,002 (1.0%)

Weidman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (54.3 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (130.6 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (188.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Beal City, MI (1.8 miles ), Lake Isabella, MI (2.0 miles ), Village of Lake Isabella, MI (2.1 miles ), Barryton, MI (3.1 miles ), Rosebush, MI (3.2 miles ), Farwell, MI (3.3 miles ), Mount Pleasant, MI (3.4 miles ), Clare, MI (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 43.69 N, Longitude: 84.97 W

Area code: 989

Weidman household income distribution Weidman home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Sales and related occupations (39%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (2%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Community and social service occupations (1%)

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

Average climate in Weidman, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Weidman-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the Weidman place 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 41.9 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Weidman-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 278.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 241.7 miles away from Weidman center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 220.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 393.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 64.7 miles away from Weidman 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 243.6 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 Isabella County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Don Gross (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Weidman:

  • MT PLEASANT REGIONAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI)
  • HOSPICE OF CENTRAL MICHIGAN, I (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI)
  • ARDIS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FARWELL, MI)
  • NORTH WOODS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FARWELL, MI)
  • ISABELLA CO MEDICAL CARE FACIL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI)
  • CENTRAL MICHIGAN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI)
  • MCLAREN CENTRAL MICHIGAN Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI)

Airports located in Weidman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Weidman:

  • Central Michigan University (about 12 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; Full-time enrollment: 22,758)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 22 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Ferris State University (about 26 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 35 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Delta College (about 51 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 52 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Cornerstone University (about 59 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public elementary/middle school in Weidman:

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Churches in Weidman include: Weidman United Methodist Church (A), Weidman Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Riley Lake (A), Perch Lake (B), Lake of the Hills (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Walker Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Weidman: Mitchell Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

OUT-A-BOUNDS PIZZA (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WEIDMAN UNITED METH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WEAVERS TAVERN (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-04-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHERMAN TOWNSHIP PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • WEIDMAN EAGLES (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 43.4%
(44.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 30.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.7%
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: 0.3% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Weidman compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Weidman (2011 data):

  • Isabella Bank: Beal City Branch at 1876 North Winn Road, branch established on 1991/02/15; Weidman Branch at 3388 North Woodruff Road, branch established on 1948/11/22. Info updated 2008/04/07: Bank assets: $1,284.4 mil, Deposits: $960.9 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Isabella Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Weidman CDP (based on Isabella County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,1767
Evangelical Protestant6,29640
Mainline Protestant2,75116
Other2,4237
None48,665-
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: 11
Isabella County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Isabella County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Isabella County:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Isabella County:

29.0%
Michigan:

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

12.3%
State:

13.4%

7.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.77%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gratiot County, MI  0.60% ($26,946 average AGI)
from Clare County, MI  0.58% ($24,452)
from Midland County, MI  0.50% ($26,196)


8.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.49%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($179 average AGI)
Isabella County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Midland County, MI  0.56% ($32,975 average AGI)
to Clare County, MI  0.54% ($31,853)
to Kent County, MI  0.44% ($21,229)

Strongest AM radio stations in Weidman:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMMI (830 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHEPHERD, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5 kW; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: RH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Weidman:

  • WCZY-FM (104.3 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCEN-FM (94.5 FM; HEMLOCK, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WCFX (95.3 FM; CLARE, MI; Owner: GOLDSEN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMHW-FM (91.5 FM; MT. PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WCMU-FM (89.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIV. BD OF TRUSTES)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: COLTRACE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEJC (88.3 FM; WHITE STAR, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGDN-FM (103.1 FM; GLADWIN, MI; Owner: APPLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMRX-FM (97.7 FM; BEAVERTON, MI; Owner: STEEL BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WVXH (92.1 FM; HARRISON, MI; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WPRJ (101.7 FM; COLEMAN, MI; Owner: COME TOGETHER MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WSCG-FM (106.3 FM; LAKEVIEW, MI; Owner: STAFFORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Weidman:

  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WBWM-LP (Channel 32; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W61DK (Channel 61; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W60CO (Channel 60; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WWTV (Channel 9; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: HERITAGE B/CING COMPANY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W46CR (Channel 46; SAGINAW/MIDLAND, MI; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Weidman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 43.693083 Lon: -85.026111, Call Sign: WPYP977
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.125 MHz, 457.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/25/2003, Expiration Date: 09/25/2013, Certifier: Edwin J O Neil
    Registrant: Chrouch Communications Inc, 7860 Morrison Lake Road, Saranac, MI 48881, Phone: (616) 642-3881, Fax: (616) 642-6008

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Weidman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Weidman)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Weidman

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