Saginaw County, Michigan (MI)

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County population in 2012: 198,353 (69% urban, 31% rural); it was 210,039 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 36,573
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 20,514
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 59,385
Renter-occupied apartments: 21,924 (it was 21,045 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

28%

Land area: 809 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 246 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Saginaw County: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Saginaw County, Michigan:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (70.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (18.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Asian alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Michigan median age:  38.0 years
Males: 96,771  (50.4%)
Females: 103,398  (49.6%)
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Saginaw County,MI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Saginaw County:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,548 ($38,637 in 1999)

This county:

$41548
Michigan:

$48273

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $537 (lower quartile is $431, upper quartile is $660)
This county:

$537
State:

$629


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $95,100 (it was $84,900 in 2000)
Saginaw:

$95,100
Michigan:

$117,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,200 - $150,600

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $115,235
Here:

$115,235
State:

$159,597

Townhouses or other attached units: $201,754
Here:

$201,754
State:

$138,735

In 2-unit structures: $64,875
Here:

$64,875
State:

$89,877

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,831
Here:

$100,831
State:

$110,373

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $74,567
Here:

$74,567
State:

$119,825

Mobile homes: $41,192
Here:

$41,192
State:

$33,033

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $30,930
Here:

$30,930
State:

$40,667
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,077
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $422

Institutionalized population: 3,367

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 173 buildings, average cost: $167,400
  • 2008: 142 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2009: 88 buildings, average cost: $173,100

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,726 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,575 (1.8%)

Saginaw County household income distribution in 2009 Saginaw County home values distribution Saginaw County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.2% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.0% for American Indian residents, 52.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.2% for other race residents, 26.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
Saginaw County:

17.8%
Michigan:

17.0%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.2% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.4% for American Indian residents, 52.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.9% for other race residents, 26.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 38 years old, Asian residents: 29 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 35 years old)

Area name: Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Saginaw County is $467 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $590 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $707 a month.

Cities in this county include: Saginaw, Saginaw Township North, Saginaw Township South, Bridgeport, Buena Vista, Carrollton, Shields, Freeland, Frankenmuth, Chesaning.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Saginaw County: Amman Farm (A), Fergus (B), Dixie Motor Speedway (C), Prairie Farm (D), Lawndale Station (E), Gera Station (F), Fosters (G), Blackmar Station (H), Faulkwood Shores Golf Club (I), Apple Mountain Ski Area (J), Sawmill Golf Club (K), Mueller's Valley View Farm Golf Course (L), Crooked Creek Golf Course (M), Kimberly Oaks Golf Club (N), Lake of Dreams Campground (O), Twin Bridges Golf Course (P), Apple Mountain Golf Course (Q), Bayou Golf Course (R), Beech Hollow Golf Course (S), Twin Brook Golf Course (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Saginaw County include: First Baptist Church (A), Full Gospel Church (B), Grace Church (C), Guardian Angels Church (D), Kochville Church (E), Lawndale Church (F), Pleasant Ridge Church (G), Racy Church (H), Trinity Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Indian Cemetery (1), Buena Vista Cemetery (2), Lakefield Cemetery (3), Bacon Cemetery (4), Braley Cemetery (5), Hebrew Cemetery (6), McCarty Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Atwell Drain (A), Bad River (B), Pickerel Creek (C), Zehender Drain (D), Bear Creek (E), Bearwallow Creek (F), Beaver Creek (G), Fairchild Creek (H), Wolf Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Saginaw County include: Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge (1), Shiawassee River State Game Area (2), Roethke Park (3), Swan Creek Township Park (4), Village Park (5), Tittabawassee Township Park (6), Festival Park (7), Cross Park (8), Village Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Bay County , Genesee County , Gratiot County , Midland County , Shiawassee County , Tuscola County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.1%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 11,612
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,290 (52% naturalized citizens)

Saginaw County:

2.0%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 948
  • 1990 to 1994: 605
  • 1985 to 1989: 330
  • 1980 to 1984: 333
  • 1975 to 1979: 304
  • 1970 to 1974: 241
  • 1970 to 1974: 272
  • 1965 to 1969: 1,257

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.6%

Saginaw County marital status for males Saginaw County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Saginaw County with a mortgage: 31,992 (2,346 second mortgage, 4,096 home equity loan, 121 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 18,016

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Saginaw County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic35,87329
Evangelical Protestant30,990102
Mainline Protestant13,47747
Black Protestant10,05328
Other1,3239
Orthodox3501
None108,103-
Saginaw County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 42
Saginaw County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
This county:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Saginaw County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 99
This county:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Saginaw County:

10.6%
Michigan:

9.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Saginaw County:

33.7%
State:

29.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.0%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Saginaw County:

Average size of farms: 239 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $67,131
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $298.89
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.34%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.79%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $53,256
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 82.94%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $82,227
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.92
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 27.27%
Corn for grain: 88674 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 24125 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 106117 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,486 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 76 acres

Tornado activity:

Saginaw County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 3672381.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/15/1982, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Saginaw County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 225.6 miles away from Saginaw County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 190.0 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 197.7 miles away from the county 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 190.6 miles away from the county 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 358.1 miles away from Saginaw County 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 396.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Saginaw County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (18%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • India (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Saginaw County (%):

  • German (27%)
  • Polish (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • United States or American (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (4%)
  • Italian (2%)

Saginaw County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 76,560 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 7,530 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 488 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 4 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 16 (0%)
  • Taxi: 30 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 144 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,417 (2%)
  • Other means: 430 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 2,551 (3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Saginaw County, Michigan in 2000:

  • 1,273 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 1,117 people in nursing homes
  • 873 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 717 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 374 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 323 people in other group homes
  • 224 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 133 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 96 people in state prisons
  • 82 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 79 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 62 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 60 people in halfway houses
  • 54 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 53 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 27 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 22 people in religious group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 11 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Saginaw County, Michigan in 2010:

  • 2,570 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,470 people in state prisons
  • 1,183 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 498 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 492 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 374 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 199 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 195 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 88 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 18 people in federal detention centers
  • 3 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,377.

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Michigan average:

5.09%


0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($175 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

2.68% relocated from other counties in Michigan ($23,333 average AGI)
1.03% relocated from other states ($8,947 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

1.03%
Michigan average:

1.52%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bay County, MI  0.49% ($29,134 average AGI)
from Genesee County, MI  0.39% ($29,329)
from Midland County, MI  0.27% ($46,252)
from Tuscola County, MI  0.19% ($26,510)
from Oakland County, MI  0.14% ($33,760)
from Wayne County, MI  0.11% ($37,165)
from Shiawassee County, MI  0.09% ($29,523)


4.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Michigan average:

5.58%


0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($81 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.05%

2.91% relocated to other counties in Michigan ($21,899 average AGI)
1.60% relocated to other states ($12,375 average AGI)
Saginaw County:

1.60%
Michigan average:

2.00%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bay County, MI  0.44% ($33,122 average AGI)
to Genesee County, MI  0.43% ($34,867)
to Midland County, MI  0.25% ($40,135)
to Oakland County, MI  0.22% ($42,331)
to Tuscola County, MI  0.17% ($26,453)
to Kent County, MI  0.14% ($23,064)
to Shiawassee County, MI  0.12% ($30,844)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Saginaw County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Saginaw County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Saginaw County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 34,090 (28,103 aged, 5,987 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.43
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 20112.69
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 431.930
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 60325.65

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1202.270
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1057.800
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10.56

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 52.83
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 77.27

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.24

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 98.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 79.7
  • Other - 19.2

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 99.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 55.0
  • Suffocation - 22.7
  • Other - 22.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 193,053

Size of family households: 23,696 2-persons, 11,977 3-persons, 9,772 4-persons, 4,404 5-persons, 1,587 6-persons, 851 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 22,290 1-person, 3,549 2-persons, 537 3-persons, 251 4-persons, 66 5-persons, 16 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

32,374 married couples with children.
17,735 single-parent households (2,542 men, 15,193 women).

93.6% of residents of Saginaw County speak English at home.
3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,192,413,000 ($5704 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $19,813,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $543,954,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $268,257,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,462,000
Federal grants: $236,765,000
Federal procurement contracts: $32,093,000 ($4,493,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $96,882,000 ($7,485,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $14,104,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $89,413,000
Federal Government insurance: $196,313,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 14,209
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

68 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 10,824
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

45 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +806
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+12 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -5,640
Here -27 per 1000 residents
State -16 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Saginaw County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 12.40 millions of gallons per day (4% from ground, 96% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 339
  • 2000 to 2004: 7,312
  • 1990 to 1999: 8,782
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,149
  • 1970 to 1979: 15,195
  • 1960 to 1969: 15,591
  • 1950 to 1959: 13,239
  • 1940 to 1949: 6,440
  • 1939 or earlier: 14,484
Rooms in houses/apartments in Saginaw County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 71
  • 2 rooms: 344
  • 3 rooms: 1,316
  • 4 rooms: 4,195
  • 5 rooms: 14,546
  • 6 rooms: 17,038
  • 7 rooms: 10,484
  • 8 rooms: 6,328
  • 9+ rooms: 5,063
  • 1 room: 680
  • 2 rooms: 1,729
  • 3 rooms: 3,858
  • 4 rooms: 5,336
  • 5 rooms: 4,875
  • 6 rooms: 2,552
  • 7 rooms: 1,091
  • 8 rooms: 541
  • 9+ rooms: 383
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Saginaw County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 220
  • 1 bedroom: 1,227
  • 2 bedrooms: 11,802
  • 3 bedrooms: 34,668
  • 4 bedrooms: 9,793
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,675
  • no bedroom: 970
  • 1 bedroom: 5,458
  • 2 bedrooms: 9,249
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,388
  • 4 bedrooms: 725
  • 5+ bedrooms: 255
Cars and other vehicles available in Saginaw County, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,532
  • 1 vehicle: 16,768
  • 2 vehicles: 27,019
  • 3 vehicles: 9,192
  • 4 vehicles: 2,711
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,163
  • no vehicle: 3,892
  • 1 vehicle: 11,187
  • 2 vehicles: 4,650
  • 3 vehicles: 1,078
  • 4 vehicles: 135
  • 5+ vehicles: 103

62% of Saginaw County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Michigan.

Saginaw County:

62.0%
State average:

58.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $56,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Saginaw County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (79.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.6%)
  • Electricity (4.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.8%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • Utility gas (72.5%)
  • Electricity (20.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3,454
Here:

12.8%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,085
Here:

8.4%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 848
Here:

8.2%
Michigan:

16.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Saginaw County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,074,000
    Regular Highways: $984,000
    Parks and Recreation: $870,000
    Police Protection: $568,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $132,000
    Health - Other: $69,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $30,011,000
    Hospitals: $27,674,000
    Regular Highways: $21,886,000
    General - Other: $21,666,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,640,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,291,000
    Police Protection: $6,880,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,735,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,475,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,044,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,366,000
    Financial Administration: $2,094,000
    Corrections - Other: $943,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $628,000
    Solid Waste Management: $458,000
    Air Transportation: $181,000
    Libraries: $67,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,017,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,373,000
    Air Transportation: $165,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,600,000

Saginaw County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $18,061,000
    Hospital Public: $12,769,000
    Solid Waste Management: $368,000
    Parking Facilities: $61,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $26,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,105,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,269,000
    Highways: $2,588,000
    Housing and Community Development: $50,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,198,000
    Highways: $2,919,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,188,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,667,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,360,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,642,000
    Special Assessments: $1,599,000
    Rents: $1,069,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $824,000
    Sale of Property: $56,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $45,779,000
    Highways: $14,467,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,239,000
    All Other: $5,093,000
    General Local Government Support: $591,000
    Housing and Community Development: $371,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,206,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,511,000
    Other License: $318,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $161,000

Saginaw County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $92,001,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $64,123,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,909,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,031,000

Saginaw County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $35,180,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $50,689,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,660,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Saginaw County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Saginaw County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 56 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 ORIGINATED603$94,569483$104,2942,801$115,245251$31,6975$256,600128$68,58653$52,415
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$82,47424$74,833252$127,03224$46,1670$08$82,2507$55,857
APPLICATIONS DENIED124$82,484120$65,517981$114,382239$25,4731$315,00073$59,27438$55,447
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN97$85,89754$95,370517$120,23428$36,6790$026$60,61512$79,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$85,33312$93,91782$135,4276$39,6670$02$60,0002$70,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 44 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED69$121,87073$153,7531$51,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED26$144,96234$157,7350$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$123,55036$154,8332$25,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$91,75012$150,1671$51,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$118,3332$219,5000$01$85,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Saginaw County, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,58074.8 years
Mary1,35978.8 years
William1,32774.3 years
Robert1,01368.9 years
James87269.2 years
Helen78080.0 years
George74876.7 years
Joseph73374.6 years
Edward64073.9 years
Charles63375.0 years
Most common last names in Saginaw County, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith55173.3 years
Miller35974.9 years
Johnson35273.2 years
Williams30172.1 years
Brown29974.1 years
Jones25070.2 years
Davis19973.7 years
Thomas19969.9 years
Schultz17075.3 years
Wilson16874.1 years
Businesses in Saginaw County, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven17Kroger6
ALDI2La-Z-Boy4
AT&T2Lane Bryant2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Furniture3
Abercrombie Kids1LensCrafters1
Ace Hardware4Levi Strauss & Co.1
Advance Auto Parts3Little Caesars Pizza13
Aeropostale2Long John Silver's3
American Eagle Outfitters2Lowe's1
Ann Taylor2Macy's1
Applebee's3Marriott5
Arby's5MasterBrand Cabinets23
AutoZone4Maurices1
Avenue1McDonald's16
Banana Republic1Meijer3
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse2
Baskin-Robbins1Menards1
Bath & Body Works3Motel 61
Baymont Inn1Motherhood Maternity2
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance2
Best Western1New York & Co2
Blockbuster2Nike9
Brooks Brothers1Nissan1
Buffalo Wild Wings1OfficeMax1
Burger King8Old Country Buffet1
Casual Male XL2Old Navy2
Catherines2Olive Garden1
Charlotte Russe1Outback1
Chevrolet5Outback Steakhouse1
Chico's1Pac Sun2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Panda Express1
Clarks1Papa John's Pizza2
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless3
Coldwater Creek1Penske2
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Comfort Suites1Pier 1 Imports1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut1
Curves5Plato's Closet1
Dairy Queen1Pottery Barn1
Deb2Pottery Barn Kids1
Decora Cabinetry2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Dennys1Quiznos3
Discount Tire1RadioShack3
Domino's Pizza1Ramada1
DressBarn3Red Lobster1
Dressbarn3Rite Aid9
Eddie Bauer1Rue212
Express1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Famous Footwear2SAS Shoes1
Fashion Bug1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx14Sam's Club1
Finish Line1Sears3
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Sephora1
Foot Locker1Skechers USA1
Ford5Soma Intimates1
GNC5Spencer Gifts1
GameStop2Sprint Nextel5
Gap2Staples1
Goodwill1Starbucks3
Gymboree1Subway19
H&R Block9Super 81
Hilton1T-Mobile5
Hobby Lobby1T.G.I. Driday's1
Holiday Inn2T.J.Maxx1
Hollister Co.1Taco Bell6
Home Depot2Target1
Hot Topic1The Room Place1
Hyundai1Tim Hortons4
IZOD2Toyota1
J.Crew1Toys"R"Us3
JCPenney1True Value2
Jimmy John's5U-Haul6
JoS. A. Bank1UPS38
Jones New York6Vans2
Journeys2Verizon Wireless2
Justice2Victoria's Secret1
KFC6Walgreens4
Kincaid2Walmart2
Kmart1Wendy's6
Knights Inn1Wet Seal1
Kohl's1YMCA1

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