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Dearborn Heights, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Dearborn Heights,MI index of house prices

Total population: 56,415 (All urban)

Houses: 21,977 (20,786 occupied: 14,487 owner occupied, 6,154 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

30%
State:

30%

Housing density: 1,876 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $70,476.

Median contract rent in 2016: $619 (lower quartile is $513, upper quartile is $705)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,027


Median gross rent in Dearborn Heights, MI in 2016: $693

Housing units in Dearborn Heights with a mortgage: 7,626 (189 second mortgage, 773 home equity loan, 37 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,877

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $67,635

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,458

Median monthly housing costs: $861


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Dearborn Heights, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $103,953 (it was $110,200 in 2000)
Dearborn Heights:

$103,953
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,725 - $161,647
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1959

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,748
  • In family households: 46,856 (7,321 male householders, 6,271 female householders)
    9,586 spouses, 18,480 children (17,548 natural, 292 adopted, 637 stepchildren), 878 grandchildren, 1,024 brothers or sisters, 1,000 parents, 997 other relatives, 1,211 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,131 (3,417 male householders (2,909 living alone)), 3,672 female householders (3,387 living alone)), 1,041 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 622

Size of family households: 5,527 2-persons, 2,958 3-persons, 2,595 4-persons, 1,369 5-persons, 770 6-persons, 395 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,296 1-person, 646 2-persons, 131 3-persons, 6 4-persons.

9,080 married couples with children.
3,241 single-parent households (846 men, 2,395 women).

67.0% of residents of Dearborn Heights speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
4.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
27.9% of residents speak other language at home (67% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 11,772 (21.1%)
(71.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Dearborn Heights, Michigan:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1561 bedroom
  • 2,0112 bedrooms
  • 10,0313 bedrooms
  • 1,8214 bedrooms
  • 4435+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dearborn Heights, Michigan:

  • 78no bedroom
  • 1,0031 bedroom
  • 1,6552 bedrooms
  • 3,0973 bedrooms
  • 3844 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 575no vehicle
  • 4,7251 vehicle
  • 5,9842 vehicles
  • 2,3743 vehicles
  • 6624 vehicles
  • 1675+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population

Cars and other vehicles available in Dearborn Heights in renter-occupied apartments

  • 567no vehicle
  • 2,7071 vehicle
  • 2,4432 vehicles
  • 5403 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dearborn Heights, Michigan:

  • 01 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 1363 rooms
  • 1,0084 rooms
  • 4,8895 rooms
  • 4,0526 rooms
  • 2,0047 rooms
  • 1,0918 rooms
  • 1,1849+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dearborn Heights, Michigan:

  • 611 room
  • 1762 rooms
  • 6633 rooms
  • 9214 rooms
  • 1,7675 rooms
  • 1,6086 rooms
  • 5587 rooms
  • 1978 rooms
  • 2019+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 %

  • Dearborn Heights, MI household income distribution

  • Dearborn Heights, MI household income distribution
  • 1,570Less than $10,000
  • 1,114$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,477$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,323$20,000 to $24,999
  • 838$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,499$30,000 to $34,999
  • 910$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,236$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,018$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,593$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,371$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,495$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,466$100,000 to $124,999
  • 776$125,000 to $149,999
  • 597$150,000 to $199,999
  • 478$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dearborn Heights, MI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dearborn Heights, MI
  • 223Less than $10,000
  • 54$10,000 to $14,999
  • 63$15,000 to $19,999
  • 128$20,000 to $24,999
  • 146$25,000 to $29,999
  • 352$30,000 to $34,999
  • 189$35,000 to $39,999
  • 883$40,000 to $49,999
  • 757$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,498$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,158$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,285$80,000 to $89,999
  • 623$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,827$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,182$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,155$150,000 to $174,999
  • 416$175,000 to $199,999
  • 855$200,000 to $249,999
  • 533$250,000 to $299,999
  • 462$300,000 to $399,999
  • 202$400,000 to $499,999
  • 208$500,000 to $749,999
  • 22$750,000 to $999,999
  • 15$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 18$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dearborn Heights, MI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dearborn Heights, MI
  • 13Less than $100
  • 12$100 to $149
  • 32$150 to $199
  • 178$200 to $249
  • 42$250 to $299
  • 58$300 to $349
  • 58$350 to $399
  • 51$400 to $449
  • 123$450 to $499
  • 340$500 to $549
  • 184$550 to $599
  • 301$600 to $649
  • 501$650 to $699
  • 451$700 to $749
  • 764$750 to $799
  • 1,098$800 to $899
  • 585$900 to $999
  • 900$1,000 to $1,249
  • 164$1,250 to $1,499
  • 47$1,500 to $1,999
  • 17$2,000 to $2,499
  • 469No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2,5822010 or later
  • 2,8092000 to 2009
  • 2,7091990 to 1999
  • 1,2081980 to 1989
  • 1,2371970 to 1979
  • 2,426Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Dearborn Heights population
Dearborn Heights commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 227
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,718
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,514
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,133
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,756
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,927
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,934
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 669
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 697
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,615
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 535
  • 90 or more minutes: 299
Dearborn Heights, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.2%
Number of people working at home: 332 (1.4% of all workers)

Dearborn Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,715 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 1,122 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 20 (0%)
  • Taxi: 69 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 121 (1%)
  • Walked: 188 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 332 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Lebanese: 8,232
 Arab: 3,597
 Polish: 2,798
 American: 1,374
 German: 1,246
 Iraqi: 1,165
 Irish: 1,107
 Italian: 1,060
 Syrian: 416
 Israeli: 394
 English: 375
 Romanian: 348
 Hungarian: 332
 Egyptian: 286
 French (except Basque): 269
 European: 263
 Palestinian: 258
 Macedonian: 238
 Jordanian: 205
 French Canadian: 198
 Scottish: 191
 Maltese: 165
 Greek: 137
 Russian: 130
 Armenian: 120
 Bulgarian: 117
 Albanian: 98
 Ukrainian: 94
 Eastern European: 82
 Lithuanian: 81
 Scotch-Irish: 72
 Kenyan: 63
 Canadian: 58
 Moroccan: 51
 Swedish: 49
 Nigerian: 48
 British: 46
 Yugoslavian: 43
 Finnish: 36
 Czech: 35
 Dutch: 24
 Slovak: 22
 Scandinavian: 21
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 21
 Croatian: 19
 Iranian: 19
 Czechoslovakian: 18
 Serbian: 17
 Norwegian: 17
 Belgian: 16
 Welsh: 13
 Pennsylvania German: 12
 Portuguese: 11
 African: 5
 Brazilian: 4
 Austrian: 4
 Jamaican: 4
 Australian: 2
 Ethiopian: 1

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

  • 42%Lebanon
  • 12%Iraq
  • 4%Canada
  • 4%Syria
  • 4%India
  • 3%Egypt
  • 2%Romania

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

  • This state: 38,026
  • Other state: 5,463
  • Northeast: 1,045
  • Midwest: 1,828
  • South: 1,974
  • West: 708

90% of Dearborn Heights residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Michigan.

Dearborn Heights:

90.0%
State average:

85.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 240
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 35
  • 5th and 6th grade: 266
  • 7th and 8th grade: 155
  • 9th grade: 227
  • 10th grade: 291
  • 11th grade: 291
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 464
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 6,113
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,342
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,316
  • Associate degree: 1,504
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,437
  • Master's degree: 976
  • Professional school degree: 457
  • Doctorate degree: 134

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 367
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 62
  • 5th and 6th grade: 256
  • 7th and 8th grade: 461
  • 9th grade: 342
  • 10th grade: 386
  • 11th grade: 339
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 548
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 6,536
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,294
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,926
  • Associate degree: 1,718
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,464
  • Master's degree: 1,054
  • Professional school degree: 163
  • Doctorate degree: 134

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.8%Males
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 5.8%Males
  • 11.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 9.9%Males
  • 14.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 5.5%Males
  • 6.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.5%Males
  • 7.8%Females
Dearborn Heights marital status for males
Dearborn Heights marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 19,174
  • One, attached: 540
  • Two: 76
  • 3 or 4: 550
  • 5 to 9: 659
  • 10 to 19: 124
  • 20 to 49: 165
  • 50 or more: 309
  • Mobile homes: 315

Median worth of mobile homes: $9,289

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Dearborn Heights:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dearborn Heights
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (95.4%)
  • Electricity (4.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (88.8%)
  • Electricity (9.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 632
Here:

11.1%
Michigan:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 271
Here:

8.5%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 316
Here:

9.1%
Michigan:

13.8%

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)