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Chelsea, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Chelsea,MI index of house prices

Total population: 5,211 (Urban population: 4,472 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 1,932 (1,856 occupied: 1,341 owner occupied, 966 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

42%
State:

30%

Housing density: 578 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $151,930.

Median contract rent in 2015: $614 (lower quartile is $447, upper quartile is $1,076)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,219


Median gross rent in Chelsea, MI in 2015: $681

Housing units in Chelsea with a mortgage: 702 (20 second mortgage, 81 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 437

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $98,345

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,365

Median monthly housing costs: $1,129


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Chelsea, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $205,291 (it was $160,200 in 2000)
Chelsea:

$205,291
Michigan:

$137,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $165,828 - $273,993
Median year house/condo built: 1965

Median year apartment built: 1977

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,251
  • In family households: 3,429 (901 male householders, 245 female householders)
    986 spouses, 1,183 children (1,163 natural, 12 adopted, 8 stepchildren), 5 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 26 other relatives, 72 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 822 (266 male householders (211 living alone)), 453 female householders (433 living alone)), 103 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 221 (208 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 539 2-persons, 239 3-persons, 239 4-persons, 89 5-persons, 40 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 644 1-person, 48 2-persons, 27 3-persons.

750 married couples with children.
231 single-parent households (36 men, 195 women).

95.5% of residents of Chelsea speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 50% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (16% speak English very well, 84% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 70 (1.6%)
(40.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.8
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chelsea, Michigan:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 2552 bedrooms
  • 6633 bedrooms
  • 2384 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chelsea, Michigan:

  • 22no bedroom
  • 2321 bedroom
  • 2392 bedrooms
  • 1113 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Chelsea in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 21no vehicle
  • 3941 vehicle
  • 6232 vehicles
  • 1513 vehicles
  • 524 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population

Cars and other vehicles available in Chelsea in renter-occupied apartments

  • 113no vehicle
  • 3371 vehicle
  • 1432 vehicles
  • 73 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chelsea, Michigan:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 493 rooms
  • 754 rooms
  • 2155 rooms
  • 3596 rooms
  • 2317 rooms
  • 1778 rooms
  • 1359+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chelsea, Michigan:

  • 141 room
  • 912 rooms
  • 1493 rooms
  • 1564 rooms
  • 1295 rooms
  • 426 rooms
  • 87 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Chelsea, MI household income distribution

  • Chelsea, MI household income distribution
  • 104Less than $10,000
  • 119$10,000 to $14,999
  • 132$15,000 to $19,999
  • 86$20,000 to $24,999
  • 78$25,000 to $29,999
  • 78$30,000 to $34,999
  • 94$35,000 to $39,999
  • 116$40,000 to $44,999
  • 87$45,000 to $49,999
  • 184$50,000 to $59,999
  • 194$60,000 to $74,999
  • 287$75,000 to $99,999
  • 118$100,000 to $124,999
  • 123$125,000 to $149,999
  • 27$150,000 to $199,999
  • 38$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Chelsea, MI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Chelsea, MI
  • 4$15,000 to $19,999
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 16$60,000 to $69,999
  • 23$70,000 to $79,999
  • 17$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$90,000 to $99,999
  • 100$100,000 to $124,999
  • 141$125,000 to $149,999
  • 171$150,000 to $174,999
  • 206$175,000 to $199,999
  • 241$200,000 to $249,999
  • 141$250,000 to $299,999
  • 155$300,000 to $399,999
  • 40$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Chelsea, MI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Chelsea, MI
  • 6$150 to $199
  • 15$250 to $299
  • 17$300 to $349
  • 7$400 to $449
  • 31$450 to $499
  • 23$500 to $549
  • 12$550 to $599
  • 57$600 to $649
  • 35$650 to $699
  • 71$700 to $749
  • 42$750 to $799
  • 132$800 to $899
  • 128$900 to $999
  • 143$1,000 to $1,249
  • 51$1,250 to $1,499
  • 10$1,500 to $1,999
  • 41$2,000 to $2,499
  • 38$3,000 to $3,499
  • 18$3,500 or more
  • 13No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 281995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 71985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 35Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Chelsea population
Chelsea commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 185
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 317
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 180
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 90
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 247
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 121
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 442
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 118
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 56
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 171
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 62
  • 90 or more minutes: 17
Chelsea, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 77.9%
Number of people working at home: 63 (3.0% of all workers)

Chelsea mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,735 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 146 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 97 (5%)
  • Other means: 24 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 63 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1,127
 Irish: 408
 English: 373
 Other groups: 294
 United States or American: 211
 Polish: 148
 French (except Basque): 135
 Scottish: 125
 French Canadian: 119
 Scotch-Irish: 108
 Italian: 76
 Dutch: 67
 Welsh: 55
 Swedish: 50
 Swiss: 42
 Hungarian: 35
 Greek: 33
 Czechoslovakian: 30
 Norwegian: 29
 Russian: 26
 European: 18
 Arab:: 17
 Lebanese: 17
 British: 13
 Danish: 12
 Armenian: 12
 Slovene: 12
 Czech: 9
 Slovak: 8
 Romanian: 7
 Ukrainian: 7
 Finnish: 6
 Belgian: 6
 Portuguese: 6

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

  • 51%Germany
  • 17%Other Northern Europe
  • 11%Poland
  • 10%Hungary
  • 10%Canada

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

  • This state: 3,089
  • Northeast: 184
  • Midwest: 614
  • South: 399
  • West: 89

48% of Chelsea residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Michigan.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 42
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 233
  • Less than 1 year of college: 81
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 268
  • Associate degree: 34
  • Bachelor's degree: 397
  • Master's degree: 191
  • Professional school degree: 28
  • Doctorate degree: 23

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 27
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 39
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 483
  • Less than 1 year of college: 115
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 331
  • Associate degree: 101
  • Bachelor's degree: 448
  • Master's degree: 186
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 28

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 2.2%Females
Chelsea marital status for males
Chelsea marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,197
  • One, attached: 175
  • Two: 86
  • 3 or 4: 96
  • 5 to 9: 73
  • 10 to 19: 68
  • 20 to 49: 35
  • 50 or more: 181
  • Mobile homes: 21

Median worth of mobile homes: $7,137

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Chelsea:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 95.0%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Electricity
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 85.0%Utility gas
  • 11.4%Electricity
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 35
Here:

7.4%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 7
Here:

2.6%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

13.9%
Michigan:

16.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)