Williamston, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 3,916 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.8%
 
Males: 2,014  (51.4%)
Females: 1,902  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48895.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,589 (it was $39,727 in 2000)
Williamston:

$49,589
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,533 (it was $22,798 in 2000)

Williamston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $151,183 (it was $109,900 in 2000)
Williamston:

$151,183
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $159,049; detached houses: $163,946; townhouses or other attached units: $159,784; in 2-unit structures: $141,027; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $65,662; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $79,476; mobile homes: $71,669

Median gross rent in 2017: $722.

March 2019 cost of living index in Williamston: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.6%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Williamston, MI (2017)
    • 3,55890.4%White alone
    • 2356.0%Hispanic
    • 340.9%Two or more races
    • 300.8%Asian alone
    • 130.3%Black alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Williamston, Michigan as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Williamston is 326 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Williamston by year

Type

2005

2006

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(52.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
1
(26.4)
1
(26.0)
2
(51.7)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.0)
1
(25.9)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(79.2)
1
(26.4)
3
(79.0)
3
(79.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.9)
4
(102.9)
1
(25.7)
2
(51.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(316.9)
12
(317.4)
14
(368.5)
6
(158.7)
10
(259.7)
7
(181.0)
8
(208.6)
2
(51.9)
3
(77.2)
3
(77.1)
4
(101.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
41
(1,083)
53
(1,402)
36
(947.6)
22
(581.9)
30
(779.0)
21
(542.9)
13
(338.9)
13
(337.5)
14
(360.1)
23
(591.0)
19
(484.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(52.8)
5
(132.2)
2
(52.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(103.9)
1
(25.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.0)
Arson
(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)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)127.894.2104.871.486.290.756.827.542.434.240.8

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (24.0%), American (13.0%), European (5.2%), Welsh (4.5%), English (4.3%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 2.55 square miles.

Population density: 1,538 people per square mile   (low).

Williamston, Michigan map

96 residents are foreign born (0.9% North America, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

2.4%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,914 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,598 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lansing, MI (13.9 miles , pop. 119,128).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (63.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (183.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Webberville, MI (2.4 miles ),
Okemos, MI (2.7 miles ),
Haslett, MI (2.8 miles ),
Dansville, MI (3.0 miles ),
Perry, MI (3.2 miles ),
East Lansing, MI (3.3 miles ),
Fowlerville, MI (3.3 miles ),
Mason, MI (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.69 N, Longitude: 84.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 517

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 1999: 30 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2001: 37 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $172,600
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $172,600
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Williamston, MI residents
Average permit cost in Williamston, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Williamston, MI
Historical housing units in Williamston, MI

Population change in the 1990s: +483 (+16.3%).
Most common industries in Williamston, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.3%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.0%)
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Williamston, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)

Average climate in Williamston, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Williamston, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.5. This is about average.

City:

65.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.22
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.684. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.684
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.81
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Williamston-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Williamston city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the city center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williamston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% 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 216.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 177.0 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 148.9 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 310.7 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 348.7 miles away from Williamston 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 185.4 miles away from Williamston 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 Ingham County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Williamston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Williamston:

  • AMERICARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • INGHAM COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FAC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • OKEMOS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • AMICARE HHS/CENTRAL MICHIGAN (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • ELITE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • KIMBERLY QUALITY CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)
  • PINNACLE SENIOR CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OKEMOS, MI)

Airports located in Williamston:

Amtrak station near Williamston:

  • 11 miles: EAST LANSING (1240 S. HARRISON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williamston:

  • Michigan State University (about 10 miles; East Lansing, MI; Full-time enrollment: 41,736)
  • Lansing Community College (about 15 miles; Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 22 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)
  • Baker College of Flint (about 36 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,877)
  • Baker College Center for Graduate Studies (about 36 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,405)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 37 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Kettering University (about 37 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)

Public elementary/middle schools in Williamston:

  • MILL CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 9039 OLD M 72, Grades: PK-5)
  • INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AT BERTHA VOS (Location: 3723 SHORE DR, Grades: PK-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Williamston: Williamston Library (A), Williamston City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Williamston include: Williamston United Methodist Church (A), Chuch of Nazarene of Williamston (B), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (C), Saint James Orthodox Church (D), Seventh-Day Adventist Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Memorial Lutheran Church (G), Praise Fellowship Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Williamston include: Saint Mary Parish Historical Marker (1), West End Park (2), Community Park (3), Memorial Park (4), McCormick Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Acorn Motel (2346 East Grand River Road).

Birthplace of: Russell L. Mixter - Biologist.

Ingham 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 Williamston and their reported violations in the past:

MOUNT HOPE CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
ST KATHERINES EPISCOPAL CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SPAG'S BAR AND GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAR-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • WEST LOCKE WESLEYAN CHURCH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILLIAMSTOWN TOWNSHIP PARK (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHEATFIELD VALLEY GOLF CLUB (Population served: 78, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GLEN MEADOWS CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILLIAMSTOWN TOWNSHIP HALL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.4%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
20 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Williamston (2011 data):

  • Independent Bank: Williamston Branch at 1245 East Grand River Avenue, branch established on 1978/09/22. Info updated 2010/10/20: Bank assets: $2,304.7 mil, Deposits: $2,092.2 mil, headquarters in Ionia, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corporation
  • Citizens Bank: 105 West Middle Street Branch at 105 West Middle Street, branch established on 1909/09/01. 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.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Williamston Branch at 225 West Grand River Avenue, branch established on 1890/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Williamston:

Marital status in Williamston, MI
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

For population 25 years and over in Williamston:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Michigan average:

10.8

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

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Religion statistics for Williamston, MI (based on Ingham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic44,63716
Evangelical Protestant32,440130
Mainline Protestant22,06273
Other9,00036
Black Protestant3,4608
Orthodox8406
None168,456-
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: 57
Ingham County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Ingham County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 197
Here:

7.08 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.2%
State:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Ingham County:

28.7%
State:

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

13.6%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Williamston:

19.8%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Williamston:

11.7%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Williamston:

34.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

54.0%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Williamston:

77.4%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williamston, 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
Water Supply 6$27,668$55,3360$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$22,054$52,9306$4,249
Financial Administration 3$12,916$51,6641$1,621
Sewerage 2$9,084$54,5040$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,587$63,5229$981
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 18$82,309$54,87316$6,851

Williamston government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $622,000 ($158.84)
    Sewerage: $179,000 ($45.71)
    Regular Highways: $131,000 ($33.45)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $557,000 ($142.24)
    Sewerage: $554,000 ($141.47)
    Regular Highways: $456,000 ($116.45)
    Water Utilities: $430,000 ($109.81)
    General - Other: $426,000 ($108.78)
    General Public Buildings: $315,000 ($80.44)
    Central Staff Services: $278,000 ($70.99)
    Financial Administration: $235,000 ($60.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $81,000 ($20.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $64,000 ($16.34)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $59,000 ($15.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $306,000 ($78.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $89,000 ($22.73)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($7.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $197,000 ($50.31)

Williamston government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,043,000 ($266.34)
    Other: $22,000 ($5.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $225,000 ($57.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $350,000 ($89.38)
    Rents: $213,000 ($54.39)
    Sale of Property: $16,000 ($4.09)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($3.32)
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000 ($1.79)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($0.77)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $782,000 ($199.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $316,000 ($80.69)
    Highways: $240,000 ($61.29)
    Other: $40,000 ($10.21)
  • Tax - Property: $2,067,000 ($527.83)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $39,000 ($9.96)
    Other License: $31,000 ($7.92)

Williamston government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,727,000 ($3760.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,548,000 ($3715.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $936,000 ($239.02)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $757,000 ($193.31)

Williamston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,678,000 ($683.86)

7.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,800 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($159 average AGI)
Ingham County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Eaton County, MI  1.57% ($36,760 average AGI)
from Clinton County, MI  0.80% ($42,781)
from Oakland County, MI  0.30% ($56,547)


8.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.40%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($259 average AGI)
Ingham County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Eaton County, MI  1.68% ($37,683 average AGI)
to Clinton County, MI  0.84% ($51,785)
to Oakland County, MI  0.37% ($50,989)
Businesses in Williamston, MI
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry1Nike1
FedEx1Starbucks1
H&R Block1Subway1
Little Caesars Pizza1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets3U-Haul2
McDonald's1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Williamston:

  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WILS (1320 AM; 5 kW; LANSING, MI)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • 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.)
  • WUNN (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MASON, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WJIM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williamston:

  • WLGH (88.1 FM; LEROY TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFMK (99.1 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITL-FM (100.7 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJIM-FM (97.5 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMMQ (94.9 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDBM (88.9 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEE OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIV)
  • WHZZ (101.7 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: THE MACDONALD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WHMI-FM (93.5 FM; HOWELL, MI; Owner: THE LIVINGSTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • WKMY (92.1 FM; ST. JOHNS, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRSR (103.9 FM; OWOSSO, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIC (94.1 FM; JACKSON, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WJXQ (106.1 FM; JACKSON, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WQTX (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WQHH (96.5 FM; DEWITT, MI; Owner: MID MICHIGAN FM, INC.)
  • WLNZ (89.7 FM; LANSING, MI; Owner: LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Williamston:

  • 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.)
  • W69BJ (Channel 69; LANSING, MI; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • W24CG (Channel 24; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • W27CJ (Channel 27; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
Williamston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Williamston fatal accident list:

Jul 14, 2007 08:41 AM, Sr-43, Lat: 42.702592, Lon: -84.343150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 2007 01:34 AM, Bentley Rd, Lat: 42.771836, Lon: -84.291083, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 22, 1996 02:26 AM, Williamsto, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jan 10, 1988 09:15 AM, 43, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1988 12:30 AM, 43, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1979 09:14 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 151ft / 45.9mTotal length
  • $1,506,000Total costs
  • 224,853Total average daily traffic
  • 21,186Total average daily truck traffic
  • 171,972Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Williamston, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 121960-1969
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Williamston, MI
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED10$112,7555$176,09834$170,7431$96,0601$123,6800$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$62,4404$188,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$93,9651$218,2509$150,3001$47,4300$01$28,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$07$163,8661$6,9000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$140,6450$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0058.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$01$134,790
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$96,960
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$83,4601$109,270
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0058.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Williamston, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Williamston, 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 23. The highest number of fire incidents - 74 took place in 2017, and the least - 6 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Williamston, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (59.5%), and Outside Fires (18.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Williamston, MI
    • 23759.5%Structure Fires
    • 7518.8%Outside Fires
    • 5513.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 317.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Williamston, MI
Most common first names in Williamston, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert4475.2 years
Mary4080.0 years
William3774.0 years
John3776.5 years
James3668.8 years
George3077.2 years
Charles2873.6 years
Harold2775.9 years
Helen2780.1 years
Margaret2480.7 years
Most common last names in Williamston, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2874.6 years
Miller1781.9 years
Johnson1376.6 years
Young1181.3 years
Taylor1175.9 years
Murphy1079.1 years
Monroe1083.0 years
Graham1080.5 years
Horstman981.1 years
Martin980.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Williamston, MI
  • 94.3%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Williamston, MI
  • 49.7%Electricity
  • 43.3%Utility gas
  • 5.6%No fuel used
  • 1.4%Other fuel


Williamston compared to Michigan state average:

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