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Population (year 2000): 13,263. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,384 (+0.9% change)
Males: 6,933 (52.3%), Females: 6,330 (47.7%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 30.3 years
Median household income: $44,320 (year 2000)
Median house value: $195,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Wixom:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.9%)
  • Hispanic (3.2%)
  • Black (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

Ancestries: German (23.0%), Irish (15.4%), Polish (11.3%), English (10.5%), Italian (7.1%), French (5.9%).

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Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 9.3 square miles

Wixom,

For population 25 years and over in Wixom

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wixom city

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

10.2% Foreign born (5.2% Europe, 3.0% Asia, 1.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +4,685 (+54.6%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomfield Township, MI (10.8 miles West pop. 64,862).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MI Detroit, (31.3 miles pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (288.8 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake, MI (3.3 miles Wolverine Lake, MI (4.1 miles Walled MI (5.3 miles Novi, MI Milford, (5.9 miles MI Northville, (7.6 miles Lyon, MI (9.4 miles South Bloomfield Township, MI (10.8 miles West Lake Village, MI (11.1 miles Orchard


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 191 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1997: 89 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 1998: 104 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 1999: 178 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2000: 97 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2001: 95 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2003: 37 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2005: 52 buildings, average cost: $143,200

Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 83.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 248


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (23.8%), Educational,health and social services (13.1%), Retail trade (13.1%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (11.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,968 (+37.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,223 (15.8%)


 

Crime in Wixom by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 0 1
    per 100,000 0.0 7.5 0.0 7.5
Rapes 3 6 13 7
    per 100,000 22.6 45.2 98.0 52.8
Robberies 1 2 2 4
    per 100,000 7.5 15.1 15.1 30.2
Assaults 11 12 19 18
    per 100,000 82.9 90.5 143.3 135.7
Burglaries 55 56 40 73
    per 100,000 414.7 422.2 301.6 550.4
Thefts 348 370 301 374
    per 100,000 2623.8 2789.7 2269.5 2819.9
Auto thefts 34 18 42 45
    per 100,000 256.4 135.7 316.7 339.3
182.4 200.3 209.6 243.3


Average climate in Wixom, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wixom,

Wixom-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Wixom city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category 4 tornado 13.5 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Main business address for: Veri-Tek International, Corp. (SPECIAL INDUSTRY MACHINERY, NEC).


Hospitals/medical centers near Wixom:
  • HURON VALLEY-SINAI HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; COMMERCE, MI)
  • NORTHVILLE REGIONAL PSYCHIATRIC HOSP (about 8 miles; NORTHVILLE, MI)
  • ST MARY MERCY HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; LIVONIA, MI)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wixom:
  • OAKLAND COUNTY INTERNATIONAL (about 12 miles; PONTIAC, MI; ID: PTK)
  • WILLOW RUN (about 21 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: YIP)
  • DETROIT METROPOLITAN WAYNE COUNTY (about 27 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: DTW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wixom:
  • OAKLAND SOUTHWEST (about 7 miles; NEW HUDSON, MI; ID: Y47)
  • CANTON-PLYMOUTH-METTETAL (about 14 miles; PLYMOUTH, MI; ID: 1D2)
  • BRIGHTON (about 17 miles; BRIGHTON, MI; ID: 45G)

Amtrak station near Wixom:
  • 19 miles: PONTIAC (1600 WIDE TRACK DR.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 23 $100,178 $52,266 0 $0
Police - Other 4 $11,636 $34,908 9 $8,840
Firefighters 2 $8,154 $48,924 3 $1,204
Fire - Other 1 $2,946 $35,352 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 4 $11,134 $33,402 7 $4,250
Local Libraries 3 $9,092 $36,368 12 $7,736
Other and Unallocable 18 $55,502 $37,001 4 $4,568
Financial Administration 4 $12,872 $38,616 1 $968
Other Government Administration 7 $25,382 $43,512 0 $0
Totals for Government 66 $236,896 $43,072 36 $27,566


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wixom:
  • SCHOOLCRAFT COLLEGE (about 14 miles; LIVONIA, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,780)
  • MADONNA UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; LIVONIA, MI; FT enrollment: 2,431)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN-ANN ARBOR (about 21 miles; ANN ARBOR, MI; FT enrollment: 35,684)
  • OAKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE-BLOOMFIELD HILLS CAMPUS (about 22 miles; BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI; FT enrollment: 11,634)
  • LAWRENCE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 22 miles; SOUTHFIELD, MI; FT enrollment: 2,479)
  • EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; YPSILANTI, MI; FT enrollment: 17,476)
  • HENRY FORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; DEARBORN, MI; FT enrollment: 6,572)
Private high school in Wixom:
  • WIXOM CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 131; Location: 620 N WIXOM ROAD; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Wixom:
  • SARAH G. BANKS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 926; Location: 1760 CHARMS ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • WIXOM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 553; Location: 301 N. WIXOM ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • LOON LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 476; Location: 2151 LOON LAKE ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • OAKLAND TECHNICAL CENTER--SW (Location: 1000 BECK ROAD; Grades: UG - UG)
Library in Wixom:
  • WIXOM PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $429,426; Location: 49015 PONTIAC TRAIL; 35,001 books; 1,539 audio materials; 1,252 video materials; 140 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Hickory Hill Golf Club (A).

Cemetery: Wixom Cemetery (1).

Lakes: Loon Lake (A), Gallager Lake (B).


Wixom compared to Michigan state average:
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Wixom:
  • WPON (1460 AM; 1 kW; WALLED LAKE, MI; Owner: FOREIGN RADIO PROGRAMS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAAM (1600 AM; 5 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: WHITEHALL ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wixom:
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WOVI (89.5 FM; NOVI, MI; Owner: BD. OF EDUC.NOVI COMMUNITY SCH.DIST.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFUM-FM (91.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWWW (102.9 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WEMU (89.1 FM; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wixom:
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, 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)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

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