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Total population: 17,564 (All urban)

Trenton,MI index of house prices


Houses: 8,345 (8,137 occupied: 6,574 owner occupied, 1,563 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

16%

Housing density: 1143 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $124,628.


Median contract rent in 2009: $591 (lower quartile is $504, upper quartile is $723)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $554


Median gross rent in Trenton, MI in 2009: $667


Housing units in Trenton with a mortgage: 3,684 (263 second mortgage, 740 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,221


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $82,545


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,569


Median monthly housing costs: $945





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Trenton, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $128,736 (it was $133,300 in 2000)
Trenton:

$128,736
Michigan:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $92,129 - $173,079

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $180,003
Here:

$180,003
State:

$168,888

Townhouses or other attached units: $67,238
Here:

$67,238
State:

$147,658

In 2-unit structures: $76,597
Here:

$76,597
State:

$101,322

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $56,249
Here:

$56,249
State:

$133,558

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $99,025
Here:

$99,025
State:

$144,298

Mobile homes: $120,165
Here:

$120,165
State:

$39,606

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,398
  • In family households: 16,595 (4,526 male householders, 1,070 female householders)
    4,675 spouses, 5,596 children (5,227 natural, 92 adopted, 277 stepchildren), 205 grandchildren, 64 brothers or sisters, 56 parents, 128 other relatives, 275 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,803 (980 male householders (839 living alone)), 1,553 female householders (1,484 living alone)), 270 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 186 (177 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,620 2-persons, 1,273 3-persons, 1,117 4-persons, 448 5-persons, 118 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,323 1-person, 181 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 19 4-persons.

3,500 married couples with children.
812 single-parent households (156 men, 656 women).

95.1% of residents of Trenton speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 774 (4.0%)
(64.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

4.1

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Trenton, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 137
  • 4 rooms: 537
  • 5 rooms: 1,861
  • 6 rooms: 1,895
  • 7 rooms: 1,082
  • 8 rooms: 699
  • 9 or more rooms: 357
  • 1 room: 81
  • 2 rooms: 156
  • 3 rooms: 358
  • 4 rooms: 439
  • 5 rooms: 365
  • 6 rooms: 112
  • 7 rooms: 33
  • 8 rooms: 8
  • 9 or more rooms: 11
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Trenton, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 129
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,164
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,190
  • 4 bedrooms: 989
  • 5+ bedrooms: 102
  • no bedroom: 111
  • 1 bedroom: 550
  • 2 bedrooms: 666
  • 3 bedrooms: 230
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Trenton, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 200
  • 1 vehicle: 2,044
  • 2 vehicles: 3,095
  • 3 vehicles: 1,017
  • 4 vehicles: 152
  • 5+ vehicles: 66
  • no vehicle: 288
  • 1 vehicle: 885
  • 2 vehicles: 301
  • 3 vehicles: 62
  • 4 vehicles: 21
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 97
  • 2000 to 2004: 438
  • 1990 to 1999: 476
  • 1980 to 1989: 391
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,344
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,479
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,375
  • 1940 to 1949: 643
  • 1939 or earlier: 545

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Trenton, MI house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Trenton, MI:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 6
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 20
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 37
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 43
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 34
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 31
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 53
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 73
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 207
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 109
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 100
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 185
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 806
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 799
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 1134
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 895
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 762
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 391
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 153
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 32
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 15
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 5
  • $1,000,000 or more: 6
 


Trenton rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Trenton:

  • Less than $100: 22 people
  • $100 to $149: 25
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 9
  • $250 to $299: 7
  • $300 to $349: 18
  • $350 to $399: 113
  • $400 to $449: 8
  • $450 to $499: 25
  • $500 to $549: 53
  • $550 to $599: 107
  • $600 to $649: 115
  • $650 to $699: 192
  • $700 to $749: 73
  • $750 to $799: 33
  • $800 to $899: 102
  • $900 to $999: 64
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 129
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 41
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 33
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 87
  • 1990 to 1994: 34
  • 1985 to 1989: 34
  • 1980 to 1984: 31
  • 1975 to 1979: 33
  • 1970 to 1974: 65
  • 1970 to 1974: 110
  • 1965 to 1969: 380


Trenton, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.2%
Number of people working at home: 117 (1.3% of all workers)


Trenton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 304
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1654
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1287
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1041
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1045
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 622
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1176
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 261
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 291
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 694
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 376
  • 90 or more minutes: 62
 


Trenton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,114 (91%)
  • Carpooled: 507 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 18 (0%)
  • Taxi: 8 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (0%)
  • Walked: 112 (1%)
  • Other means: 33 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 117 (1%)
 


Trenton, MI household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 410
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 470
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 397
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 500
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 447
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 640
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 444
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 352
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 433
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 726
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 995
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 998
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 783
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 245
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 190
  • $200,000 or more: 99
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2719
 Polish: 2437
 Irish: 1925
 English: 1614
 Italian: 1456
 French (except Basque): 1172
 United States or American: 914
 Other groups: 878
 Hungarian: 675
 French Canadian: 625
 Scottish: 378
 Scotch-Irish: 314
 Dutch: 184
 Ukrainian: 157
 Greek: 151
 Arab:: 106
 Norwegian: 100
 Swedish: 83
 Maltese: 75
 Slovak: 71
 European: 70
 Lebanese: 64
 British: 62
 Lithuanian: 59
 Czech: 58
 Belgian: 53
 Welsh: 52
 Serbian: 51
 Yugoslavian: 48
 Canadian: 43
 Finnish: 42
 Russian: 40
 Austrian: 32
 Czechoslovakian: 28
 Jordanian: 25
 Armenian: 23
 Swiss: 21
 Latvian: 21
 Romanian: 18
 Egyptian: 17
 Slovene: 13
 Croatian: 12
 Albanian: 12
 Macedonian: 9
 Eastern European: 7
 Danish: 7
 Scandinavian: 7
 Bulgarian: 6
 Brazilian: 6
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6
 Alsatian: 6
 Slavic: 5
 Portuguese: 5


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



  • Canada (29%)
  • Italy (11%)
  • Greece (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Poland (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (4%)


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

  • This state: 15537
  • Northeast: 638
  • Midwest: 1148
  • South: 1090
  • West: 326

67% of Trenton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 85% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in Michigan.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 68
  • 7th and 8th grade: 138
  • 9th grade: 134
  • 10th grade: 152
  • 11th grade: 159
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 159
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,856
  • Less than 1 year of college: 534
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,325
  • Associate degree: 457
  • Bachelor's degree: 789
  • Master's degree: 514
  • Professional school degree: 79
  • Doctorate degree: 31

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 23
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 71
  • 7th and 8th grade: 139
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 206
  • 11th grade: 230
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 210
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,761
  • Less than 1 year of college: 597
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,102
  • Associate degree: 580
  • Bachelor's degree: 890
  • Master's degree: 415
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 22

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.6%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 28.6%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 30.4%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.1%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 9.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $51,818
  • Black householders: $21,598
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $36,501
  • Asian householders: $53,690
  • Some other race householders: $81,412
  • Two or more races householders: $44,402
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $44,208
Trenton household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Trenton household income for Black householders
Trenton household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Trenton household income for Asian householders
Trenton household income for Some other race householders
Trenton household income for Two or more races householders
Trenton household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Trenton marital status for males
Trenton marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $132,985
  • Black or African American householders: $132,791
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $111,062
  • Asian householders: $241,439
  • Some other race householders: $217,295
  • Two or more races householders: $86,532
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $140,035

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,968
  • One, attached: 517
  • Two: 176
  • 3 or 4: 193
  • 5 to 9: 834
  • 10 to 19: 146
  • 20 to 49: 102
  • 50 or more: 249
  • Mobile homes: 160

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Trenton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Trenton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.9%)
  • Electricity (2.3%)
  • Utility gas (81.9%)
  • Electricity (15.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 92
Here:

4.3%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 47
Here:

4.5%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 120
Here:

16.7%
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 (Noninst.)


 

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