Wyandotte, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 24,977 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.8%
 
Males: 12,121  (48.5%)
Females: 12,856  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48192.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,416 (it was $43,740 in 2000)
Wyandotte:

$48,416
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,896 (it was $22,185 in 2000)

Wyandotte city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $122,011 (it was $102,600 in 2000)
Wyandotte:

$122,011
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $127,029; detached houses: $126,863; townhouses or other attached units: $159,604; in 2-unit structures: $142,844; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,453; mobile homes: $41,454

Median gross rent in 2017: $771.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wyandotte: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.4%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.4% for Black residents, 16.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.9% for American Indian residents, 37.8% for other race residents, 5.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wyandotte, MI (2017)
    • 22,79691.1%White alone
    • 1,5466.2%Hispanic
    • 2411.0%Black alone
    • 2230.9%Two or more races
    • 1650.7%Asian alone
    • 520.2%American Indian alone
    • 100.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 63 registered sex offenders living in Wyandotte, Michigan as of January 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wyandotte is 396 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Wyandotte 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)
1
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.1)
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)
9
(33.0)
8
(29.8)
7
(26.6)
2
(8.0)
3
(12.3)
5
(21.2)
6
(23.2)
4
(15.6)
6
(23.6)
7
(27.9)
6
(24.0)
7
(28.0)
17
(68.5)
6
(24.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(29.3)
12
(44.7)
11
(41.8)
8
(31.8)
13
(53.3)
8
(33.9)
7
(27.1)
7
(27.3)
12
(47.3)
10
(39.9)
9
(36.0)
7
(28.0)
6
(24.2)
8
(32.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
29
(106.3)
37
(137.7)
36
(136.9)
45
(179.1)
47
(192.6)
33
(139.8)
45
(174.0)
25
(97.5)
38
(149.7)
26
(103.7)
38
(152.1)
35
(139.8)
33
(133.0)
47
(189.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
107
(392.4)
91
(338.6)
95
(361.4)
90
(358.3)
119
(487.7)
143
(605.8)
147
(568.4)
129
(503.2)
115
(453.1)
107
(426.6)
57
(228.1)
69
(275.7)
54
(217.6)
55
(221.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
592
(2,171)
587
(2,184)
527
(2,005)
395
(1,572)
490
(2,008)
437
(1,851)
489
(1,891)
542
(2,114)
402
(1,584)
429
(1,710)
340
(1,361)
284
(1,135)
316
(1,273)
276
(1,110)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
87
(319.0)
39
(145.1)
79
(300.5)
88
(350.3)
81
(332.0)
78
(330.4)
78
(301.6)
62
(241.8)
53
(208.8)
36
(143.5)
40
(160.1)
31
(123.9)
48
(193.4)
66
(265.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(11.0)
8
(29.8)
7
(26.6)
5
(19.9)
2
(8.2)
3
(12.7)
4
(15.5)
2
(7.8)
7
(27.6)
4
(15.9)
2
(8.0)
1
(4.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)196.3187.4198.4167.8213.6197.9201.0179.3174.8164.8143.6133.3170.3147.9

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City-data.com crime index in Wyandotte, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 45 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: Polish (20.0%), German (12.8%), American (11.0%), Italian (7.6%), Irish (7.3%), English (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 5.31 square miles.

Population density: 4,707 people per square mile   (average).

Wyandotte, Michigan map

942 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.8%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,714 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,370 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylor, MI (5.5 miles , pop. 65,868).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (12.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (233.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Southgate, MI (1.4 miles ),
Lincoln Park, MI (1.6 miles ),
Riverview, MI (1.6 miles ),
Ecorse, MI (1.7 miles ),
Allen Park, MI (2.0 miles ),
River Rouge, MI (2.1 miles ),
Trenton, MI (2.2 miles ),
Melvindale, MI (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.21 N, Longitude: 83.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,362 (-9.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,487 (19.8%)

Area code: 734

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 1998: 37 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2003: 70 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $178,300
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $175,400
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $159,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $149,900
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $192,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2017: 20 buildings, average cost: $168,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Wyandotte, MI residents
Average permit cost in Wyandotte, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Michigan:

4.4%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Wyandotte, MI
Historical housing units in Wyandotte, MI
Most common industries in Wyandotte, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.3%)
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Wyandotte, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)

Average climate in Wyandotte, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wyandotte, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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

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

City:

90.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.581. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.581
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.830. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.830
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00529. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00529
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Wyandotte-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Wyandotte city center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 18.1 miles away from the city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wyandotte-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 150.9 miles away from Wyandotte center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 111.3 miles away from Wyandotte center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 131.5 miles away from Wyandotte 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 122.6 miles away from Wyandotte 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 280.0 miles away from Wyandotte 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 359.8 miles away from Wyandotte center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Wyandotte:

  • HENRY FORD WYANDOTTE HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2333 BIDDLE AVE)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-WYANDOTTE (2333 BIDDLE AVENUE)
  • ADVANTAGE HOMECARE, INC (1406 EUREKA ROAD)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATES, INC (1622 EUREKA RD)
  • MERCY HANDS HOME CARE, INC (3138 BIDDLE AVENUE)

Heliports located in Wyandotte:

Amtrak stations near Wyandotte:

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

Operable nuclear power plant near Wyandotte:

  • 17 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wyandotte:

  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 6 miles; Allen Park, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,693)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 9 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 9 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 10 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • Wayne State University (about 12 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 15 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Madonna University (about 18 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)

Public high schools in Wyandotte:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wyandotte:

See full list of schools located in Wyandotte

Library in Wyandotte:

  • BACON MEMORIAL DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $937,247; Location: 45 VINEWOOD STREET; 52,011 books; 4,745 audio materials; 3,024 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 212 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wyandotte: Bishop Park Dock (A), Wyandotte Boat Club (B), Wyandotte General Hospital (C), Seaway Boat Club (D), Libra Marina (E), Marina Club of Michigan (F), Ricks Cove (G), Pier 500 Marina (H), Wyandotte Shores Golf Course (I), Wyandotte City Hall (J), Wyandotte Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (K), Wyandotte Library (L), Wyandotte Police Station (M), Ford-McNichol Home-Wyandotte Museum (N), Oakwood Family Health - Wyandotte Center (O), Wyandotte Fire Department Station 2 (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wyandotte include: Community of Hope (A), Orange Street Church of God of Prophecy (B), Wyandotte Downriver Church of God (C), Saint Patrick Church-Doherty Hall (D), First Congregational Church of Wyandotte (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Carmel Cemetery (1), Oakwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wyandotte include: Wyandotte National Wildlife Refuge (1), Bishop Park (2), Veterans of Foreign Wars Park (3), America's First Bessemer Steel Mill Historical Marker (4), Gustave Mehlhose House Historical Marker (5), Michigan Alkali Company Historical Marker (6), Oak Club Park (7), Fraternal Order of Police Park (8), Pulaski Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Herbert C. Holdridge - General, Craig Titus - Professional bodybuilder, Fritz Shurmur - Football player and coach, Jenny Romatowski - Girls Professional Baseball League player, Lee Majors - (born 1939), actor, Michael D. Knox - Anti–Vietnam War activist, Robert Sabuda - Illustrator, Sandy Adams - Florida politician, Justin Hicks - Professional golfer, Matt Shoemaker - Baseball player.

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

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Wyandotte in 2010:

  • 45 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Wyandotte in 2000:

  • 38 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Wyandotte (2011 data):

  • Monroe Bank & Trust: Fort& Vinewood Branch at 2517 Fort Street, branch established on 2003/03/24; Eureka & Fifth Branch at 467 Eureka Rd, branch established on 2004/10/05. Info updated 2008/10/10: Bank assets: $1,237.6 mil, Deposits: $1,022.4 mil, headquarters in Monroe, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Mbt Financial Corp.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Biddle Eureka Branch at 3200 Biddle Avenue, branch established on 1871/11/20; Fort-Northline Branch at 1909 Fort Street, branch established on 1958/02/07. 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.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Wyandotte Branch at 3058 First Street, branch established on 1933/12/15. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Bank of America, National Association: Biddle Ave. at 2959 Biddle Avenue, branch established on 1934/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Wyandotte:

Marital status in Wyandotte, MI
  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Wyandotte:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Michigan average:

10.8

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

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Neighborhoods in Wyandotte:

(Wyandotte, Michigan Neighborhood Map)

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 556
Here:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

11.6%
State:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.2%
Michigan:

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

12.9%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.2%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wyandotte:

45.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Wyandotte:

28.8
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wyandotte:

22.1%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wyandotte:

10.8%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wyandotte:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wyandotte:

34.7%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

55.6%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.6%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wyandotte, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 103$500,601$58,3226$5,000
Electric Power 40$252,513$75,7540$0
Police Protection - Officers 32$170,480$63,9300$0
Water Supply 32$149,455$56,0460$0
Firefighters 30$152,553$61,0210$0
Streets and Highways 24$98,509$49,25516$13,904
Police - Other 11$35,254$38,45915$19,360
Financial Administration 9$42,109$56,1452$1,532
Judicial and Legal 7$23,387$40,09215$11,472
Parks and Recreation 5$18,890$45,33635$19,898
Correction 2$7,861$47,1660$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,521$42,2528$1,796
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,462
Totals for Government 296$1,455,133$58,99298$75,424

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

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $4,546,000 ($182.01)
    Water Utilities: $3,026,000 ($121.15)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $37,307,000 ($1493.65)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,409,000 ($336.67)
    Police Protection: $6,382,000 ($255.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,196,000 ($167.99)
    General - Other: $3,090,000 ($123.71)
    Sewerage: $3,018,000 ($120.83)
    Water Utilities: $2,870,000 ($114.91)
    Regular Highways: $2,850,000 ($114.10)
    Financial Administration: $2,147,000 ($85.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,843,000 ($73.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,394,000 ($55.81)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $965,000 ($38.64)
    Central Staff Services: $928,000 ($37.15)
    General Public Buildings: $415,000 ($16.62)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,072,000 ($42.92)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $9,526,000 ($381.39)
    Corporate Stocks: $8,011,000 ($320.74)
    Benefit Payments: $6,536,000 ($261.68)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,778,000 ($71.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $553,000 ($22.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,746,000 ($69.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,249,000 ($570.48)

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

  • Charges - Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $9,613,000 ($384.87)
    Other: $4,515,000 ($180.77)
    Sewerage: $3,320,000 ($132.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $422,000 ($16.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $327,000 ($13.09)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $37,000 ($1.48)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,000,000 ($-80.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,698,000 ($67.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,278,000 ($51.17)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,268,000 ($50.77)
    Interest Earnings: $915,000 ($36.63)
    Donations From Private Sources: $432,000 ($17.30)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $44,367,000 ($1776.31)
    Water Utilities: $3,872,000 ($155.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,834,000 ($113.46)
    Highways: $1,801,000 ($72.11)
    Other: $795,000 ($31.83)
  • Tax - Property: $15,358,000 ($614.89)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $449,000 ($17.98)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $51,331,000 ($2055.13)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,454,000 ($1899.91)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,623,000 ($1666.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,747,000 ($1511.27)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $35,354,000 ($1415.46)
    Total Federal Securities: $6,336,000 ($253.67)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $69,169,000 ($2769.31)

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

Here:

4.09%
Michigan average:

5.43%

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

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

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


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

Here:

4.83%
Michigan average:

5.69%

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

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  1.31% ($55,624 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.81% ($34,456)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.34% ($50,963)
Businesses in Wyandotte, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2KFC1
AT&T1Kincaid1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1Little Caesars Pizza1
CVS2McDonald's1
Circle K1Rite Aid1
Cold Stone Creamery1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts1Tim Hortons1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS2
GameStop1Walgreens1
Jimmy John's1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wyandotte:

  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKM (1440 AM; 1 kW; INKSTER, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wyandotte:

  • 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.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)

TV broadcast stations around Wyandotte:

  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Wyandotte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 36,041Total average daily traffic
  • 2,522Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wyandotte, MI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 108 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wyandotte)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wyandotte)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED116$72,95738$58,842184$134,27715$25,4001$25,00017$334,7650$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$61,6676$128,50025$112,0004$6,7500$02$33,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED21$77,71415$80,267113$104,45135$19,3431$336,00013$53,9232$6,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$83,6675$63,40047$116,0004$45,0000$03$71,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$70,0001$120,0009$108,8890$00$01$148,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 9 tracts in Wyandotte, MI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$50,6673$111,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$121,0005$117,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$108,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$54,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wyandotte, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wyandotte, MI - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wyandotte, MI
  • 95.1%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wyandotte, MI
  • 86.7%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wyandotte compared to Michigan state average:

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

Wyandotte on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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