Whitmore Lake, Michigan

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Population in 2010: 6,423.
Population change since 2000: -2.3%
Males: 3,075  (47.9%)
Females: 3,348  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

36.2 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48189.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,692 (it was $51,504 in 2000)
Whitmore Lake:

$61,692
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $36,374 (it was $26,066 in 2000)

Whitmore Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $173,983 (it was $128,500 in 2000)
Whitmore Lake:

$173,983
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $149,458; detached houses: $194,302; townhouses or other attached units: $121,092; mobile homes: $11,777

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,061.

March 2019 cost of living index in Whitmore Lake: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.8%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.0% for Black residents, 22.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.7% for other race residents, 29.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Whitmore Lake, MI (2017)
    • 6,38490.9%White alone
    • 2373.4%Hispanic
    • 2353.3%Two or more races
    • 580.8%Other race alone
    • 360.5%Asian alone
    • 280.4%Black alone
    • 150.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Whitmore Lake, Michigan as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Whitmore Lake is 241 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (15.1%), European (14.3%), American (10.6%), English (8.9%), Polish (8.2%), Italian (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 4.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,474 people per square mile   (low).

Whitmore Lake, Michigan map

287 residents are foreign born (1.6% North America, 1.0% Asia, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).

This place:

4.0%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,493 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,168 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ann Arbor, MI (10.0 miles , pop. 114,024).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (33.4 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (205.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

South Lyon, MI (2.5 miles ),
Barton Hills, MI (2.6 miles ),
Brighton, MI (2.8 miles ),
Dexter, MI (2.9 miles ),
Pinckney, MI (3.2 miles ),
Ann Arbor, MI (3.2 miles ),
Wixom, MI (3.7 miles ),
Northville, MI (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.42 N, Longitude: 83.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,286 (-32.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 457 (12.6%)

Area code: 734

Distribution of median household income in Whitmore Lake, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Whitmore Lake, MI in 2017
Whitmore Lake satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Whitmore Lake, MI
Historical housing units in Whitmore Lake, MI
Most common industries in Whitmore Lake, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Public administration (2.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.4%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Whitmore Lake, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.5%)

Average climate in Whitmore Lake, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Whitmore Lake, Michigan average temperatures Whitmore Lake, Michigan average precipitation Whitmore Lake, Michigan humidity Whitmore Lake, Michigan wind speed Whitmore Lake, Michigan snowfall Whitmore Lake, Michigan sunshine Whitmore Lake, Michigan clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.430. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.430
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

5.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.10
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00464. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00464
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Whitmore Lake-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Whitmore Lake place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 18.5 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whitmore 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 184.3 miles away from Whitmore Lake center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 144.9 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 134.0 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 291.6 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 155.0 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 350.0 miles away from Whitmore 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 Livingston County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Whitmore Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Whitmore Lake:

  • REGENCY AT WHITMORE LAKE (8633 N MAIN ST)
  • WHITMORE LAKE CONV CTR (8633 N MAIN ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Whitmore Lake:

  • COMPASSIONATE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BRIGHTON, MI)
  • CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER AT GLACIER HILLS (T (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ANN ARBOR, MI)
  • CLASSIC HOME CARE-LIVINGSTON, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BRIGHTON, MI)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - BRIGHTON (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BRIGHTON, MI)
  • VA ANN ARBOR HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 10 miles away; ANN ARBOR, MI)
  • HILLSIDE TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ANN ARBOR, MI)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - WEST ANN ARBOR (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ANN ARBOR, MI)

Airports located in Whitmore Lake:

Amtrak station near Whitmore Lake:

  • 10 miles: ANN ARBOR (325 DEPOT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.

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

  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (about 10 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; Full-time enrollment: 39,547)
  • Washtenaw Community College (about 12 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 8,452)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 14 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 17 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Madonna University (about 18 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)
  • Oakland Community College (about 22 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 27 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)

Public high schools in Whitmore Lake:

  • W.J. MAXEY TRAINING SCHOOL (Location: 9036 EAST MI STATE ROAD 36, Grades: 6-12)
  • WHITMORE LAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 7430 WHITMORE LAKE RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Whitmore Lake:

See full list of schools located in Whitmore Lake

Library in Whitmore Lake:

  • NORTHFIELD TOWNSHIP AREA LIBRARY (Operating income: $642,449; Location: 125 BARKER ROAD; 15,565 books; 9 e-books; 1,498 audio materials; 510 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 25 other licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Whitmore Lake: Whitmore Lake Station (A), Links at Whitmore Lake Golf Course (B), Northfield Township Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Whitmore Lake: Wesley United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes: Whitmore Lake (A), Horseshoe Lake (B), Monahan Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: O'connor Drain (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Best Western of Whitmore Lake (9897 Main Street).

Livingston 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 Whitmore Lake and their reported violations in the past:

WHITMORE LAKE ROD AND GUN CLUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WHITMORE LAKE TAVERN (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PRECIOUS ONES DAYCARE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-21-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-14-2006), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-21-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ONE STOP FOOD SHOP, INC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
POLLY MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
LINKS AT WHITMORE LAKE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WESLEY UNITED METHODIST (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • ROLLING MEADOWS GOLF (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WASTE MANAGEMENT - OFFICE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITMORE LANES (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTHFIELD TWP. PUBLIC SAFETY (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • M-36 HOLDING LLC - NORTH BLDG (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITMORE LAKE ATHLETIC FIELD (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RHETECH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

60.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

People in group quarters in Whitmore Lake in 2000:

  • 109 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Whitmore Lake (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Whitmore Lake Branch at 9751 Main Street, branch established on 1954/01/08. 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
  • First National Bank in Howell: M-36 Branch at 9775 M-36, branch established on 2004/04/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $292.1 mil, Deposits: $283.8 mil, headquarters in Howell, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbh Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Whitmore Lake:

Marital status in Whitmore Lake, MI
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

For population 25 years and over in Whitmore Lake:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Michigan average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whitmore Lake, MI (based on Livingston County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,9769
Evangelical Protestant19,67959
Mainline Protestant10,56325
Other1,2497
Black Protestant1231
None112,377-
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: 25
Livingston County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Livingston County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
This county:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 100
This county:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

7.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

25.7%
Michigan:

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

14.3%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.3%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.9%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Whitmore Lake:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Whitmore Lake:

22.8%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Whitmore Lake:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Whitmore Lake:

35.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Whitmore Lake:

57.5%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.7%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whitmore Lake, MI Residents

6.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,146 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oakland County, MI  1.66% ($76,620 average AGI)
from Wayne County, MI  1.20% ($79,943)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.87% ($69,449)


6.89% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,770 average AGI)
Livingston County:

0.61%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  1.27% ($60,632 average AGI)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.66% ($59,921)
to Genesee County, MI  0.58% ($48,695)
Businesses in Whitmore Lake, MI
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1H&R Block1
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's1
FedEx2UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Whitmore Lake:

  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, 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.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAAM (1600 AM; 5 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: WHITEHALL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whitmore Lake:

  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WWWW (102.9 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQKL (107.1 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WEMU (89.1 FM; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WCBN-FM (88.3 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHMI-FM (93.5 FM; HOWELL, MI; Owner: THE LIVINGSTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Whitmore Lake:

  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
Whitmore Lake fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Whitmore Lake fatal accident list:

Aug 17, 2017 09:07 PM, Cr-7 Mile Rd, Lat: 42.419389, Lon: -83.743908, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 20, 2017 06:26 PM, Cr-Barker Rd, Jennings Rd, Lat: 42.422478, Lon: -83.769119, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 11, 2013 12:59 AM, Us-23, Lat: 42.419767, Lon: -83.767411, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 3, 2005 03:41 PM, Us-23, Lat: 42.396160, Lon: -83.763430, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 35Number of bridges
  • 197ft / 59.9mTotal length
  • $185,000Total costs
  • 703,982Total average daily traffic
  • 55,681Total average daily truck traffic
  • 500,294Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Whitmore Lake, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 61950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 102010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Whitmore Lake, MI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Whitmore Lake)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 8350 Main Street (Lat: 42.416972 Lon: -83.759389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 50 m, Overall height: 55 m, Call Sign: KQJ729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.250 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2013, Expiration Date: 01/09/2024, Registrant: Northfield Township Fire Dept., 8350 Main Street, Whitemore Lake, MI 48189, Phone: (734) 449-2385, Fax: (734) 449-2521
  • 11620 Whitmore Lake Rd (Lat: 42.429194 Lon: -83.763833), Call Sign: KQC961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/1998, Expiration Date: 05/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2002, Registrant: Thompson Mc Cully Company, 11620 Whitmore Lake Rd, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189, Phone: (313) 449-2013
  • 11033 Whitmore Lake Road (Lat: 42.435833 Lon: -83.761944), Call Sign: WQBH448,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2004, Expiration Date: 10/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 42.387056 Lon: -83.777028, Call Sign: WQEQ430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz, 72.2200 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2016, Expiration Date: 03/23/2026, Certifier: Scott Menzel, Registrant: Whitmore Lake Public Schools, 8845 Main St, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189, Phone: (734) 449-4464, Fax: (734) 449-5336, Email:
  • WCC, Lat: 42.438639 Lon: -83.767833, Call Sign: WQXZ632, Licensee ID: L00001365,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.112 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2016, Expiration Date: 07/23/2026, Certifier: Kasey Mlujeak, Registrant: State Of Michigan, Lansing, MI 48909, Phone: (517) 373-0287

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WBB, 9260 Scully Rd (Lat: 42.415444 Lon: -83.830722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQWG514,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+26 more), Grant Date: 08/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/14/2025, Certifier: Jim Hart, Registrant: 123.Net, Inc., 24700 Northwestern Hwy Ste 700, Southfield, MI 48075, Phone: (248) 228-8219, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Northfield, 5449 Whitmore Lake (Lat: 42.351417 Lon: -83.752139), Overall height: 54 m, Call Sign: KNKK552, Licensee ID: L00001229,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.587 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Ams Spectrum Holdings, LLC
  • 769 W Eight Mile Rd (Lat: 42.427528 Lon: -83.772972), Overall height: 90.6 m, Call Sign: KNKO294,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.337 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2014, Expiration Date: 06/22/2024, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whitmore Lake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Whitmore Lake)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial 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 ORIGINATED15$141,92311$136,03048$163,2373$59,1872$181,2303$48,997
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$93,6901$369,2907$204,7792$7,3951$168,5300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$137,0002$58,99523$185,8534$32,0101$136,7302$21,495
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$98,1431$183,07010$171,2470$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$191,9100$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4650.00 , 7447.00, 7449.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$204,3201$241,370
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$235,2701$186,060
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$71,1001$332,080
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$156,910
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4650.00 , 7447.00, 7449.00

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 47. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 74 took place in 2005, and the least - 16 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Whitmore Lake, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.5%), and Outside Fires (31.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Whitmore Lake, MI
    • 35844.5%Structure Fires
    • 25731.9%Outside Fires
    • 16820.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 222.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whitmore Lake, MI
Most common first names in Whitmore Lake, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5875.8 years
Robert5468.0 years
William4872.9 years
James4366.3 years
Mary4076.8 years
Charles3372.7 years
George2974.1 years
Dorothy2382.2 years
Edward2275.9 years
Helen2083.2 years
Most common last names in Whitmore Lake, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1975.1 years
Williams1574.9 years
Miller1177.6 years
Johnson1068.5 years
Jones1068.8 years
Clark973.0 years
Taylor968.4 years
Wilson873.5 years
Campbell878.2 years
Davis778.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Whitmore Lake, MI
  • 91.6%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Whitmore Lake, MI
  • 86.0%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Whitmore Lake compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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.

Whitmore Lake on our top lists:

  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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