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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wakefield City, Michigan give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 51

10 to 14 years : 44

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 0

21 years : 40

22 to 24 years : 48

25 to 29 years : 69

30 to 34 years : 46

35 to 39 years : 53

40 to 44 years : 75

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 19

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 45

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 50

80 to 84 years : 56

85 years and over : 22

Female:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 9 years : 69

10 to 14 years : 37

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 6

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 55

25 to 29 years : 67

30 to 34 years : 68

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 93

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 40

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 52

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 75

85 years and over : 186


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,059

Multiple ancestry : 768

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 12

Ancestry not reported : 219


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,037

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 17

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 88

5 to 17 years : 222

18 to 24 years : 167

25 to 34 years : 250

35 to 44 years : 226

45 to 54 years : 300

55 to 59 years : 130

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 152

75 years and over : 440

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 17 years : 168

18 to 24 years : 94

25 to 34 years : 163

35 to 44 years : 152

45 to 54 years : 203

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 45

65 to 74 years : 119

75 years and over : 279

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 54

18 to 24 years : 73

25 to 34 years : 84

35 to 44 years : 71

45 to 54 years : 97

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 146

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 692

Female : 690

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 270

Female : 385

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 21


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,338

Born in other state in the United States : 655

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 301

Now married, except separated : 546

Divorced : 140

Separated : 1

Widowed : 189

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 90

Now married, except separated : 313

Divorced : 77

Separated : 20

Widowed : 71

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Speak only English : 1,864

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 6


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wakefield City, Michigan

  • Finnish: 592   (24.4%)
  • German: 250   (10.3%)
  • Italian: 240   (9.9%)
  • Irish: 209   (8.6%)
  • Swedish: 195   (8.0%)
  • Polish: 184   (7.6%)
  • English: 142   (5.8%)
  • Norwegian: 100   (4.1%)
  • Other Groups: 80   (3.3%)
  • French Canadian: 67   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 63   (2.6%)
  • Serbian: 45   (1.9%)
  • United States Or American: 41   (1.7%)
  • Croatian: 35   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 34   (1.4%)
  • Czech: 29   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 20   (0.8%)
  • Yugoslavian: 19   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 13   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 10   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wakefield City, Michigan is 2,058



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wakefield City, Michigan: 962
Female Population in Wakefield City, Michigan: 1,096


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wakefield City, Michigan: 44.9
Median Female Resident Age in Wakefield City, Michigan: 48.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wakefield City, Michigan


White


Both sexes

50.8

Male

49.0

Female

52.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

57.5

Male

0.0

Female

57.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.0

Male

19.5

Female

32.5

Asian


Both sexes

53.0

Male

17.5

Female

68.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

11.5

Male

10.5

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

32.3

Female

13.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.5

Male

10.5

Female

37.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.9

Male

49.1

Female

52.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Wakefield City, Michigan


  • White: 2,004
  • African American: 16
  • American Indian: 15
  • Asian: 10
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Wakefield City, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Wakefield City, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (2.6%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (1.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (3.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 50   (6.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (0.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (1.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 310   (42.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (5.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 102   (13.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 37   (5.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 79   (10.81%)
  • Master's Degree: 38   (5.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 26   (2.94%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (1.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (4.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (5.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (4.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (0.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 415   (46.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (6.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 77   (8.7%)
  • Associate Degree: 87   (9.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 43   (4.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (1.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wakefield City, Michigan

  • Wakefield-marenisco School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 715 Putnam Street, Wakefield, MI 49968, Phone: (906) 224-9421, Students: 329 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Wakefield City, Michigan

  • Wakefield-marenisco School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 715 Putnam Street, Wakefield, MI 49968, Phone: (906) 224-9421, Students: 314 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Wakefield City, Michigan

  • Wakefield Public Library


    401 Hancock Street, Wakefield, MI 49968

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wakefield City, Michigan


  • Colonial New England Martial Musick Inc


    Po Box 1916, Wakefield, MA 01880

  • Friends Of Pleasure Island Inc


    C/o Robert Mclaughlin 376 Water Str, Wakefield, MA 01880

  • Kansas Landscape Arboretum Inc


    Po Box 292, Wakefield, KS 67487

  • The Massachusetts Aviation Historical Society Inc


    Post Office Box 457, Wakefield, MA 01880
    http://www.massaerohistory.org

  • Wakefield Heritage Organization


    Po Box 388, Wakefield, NE 68784

  • Wakefield Historical Museum


    15 Davidson Rd, Wakefield, MA 01880
    http://www.wakefieldhistory.org

  • Wakefield Historical Society


    Po Box 114, Wakefield, MI 49968

  • Wakefield Museum Association Inc


    Po Box 193, Wakefield, KS 67487

  • Willow Dell Historical Association


    Po Box 774, Wakefield, RI 02879

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wakefield City, Michigan affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Wakefield City, Michigan.

Area Features of Wakefield City, Michigan


Airport


(1) Hide-away Village Landing Strip  

Church


(1) All Saints Lutheran Church   (2) Calvary Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Gogebic County   (2) Township Of Bessemer   (3) Township Of Wakefield  

Falls


(1) Minnewawa Falls  

Lake


(1) Chaney Lake   (2) Copper Pond   (3) Elbow Lake   (4) Foxpaw Lake   (5) Henry Lake   (6) Hook Lake   (7) Joann Lake   (8) Lynx Lake   (9) Marell Lake   (10) Redboat Lake   (11) Thrush Lake   (12) Twin Pups Lakes  

Locale


(1) Dunham Station Historical   (2) Henry Lake Campground   (3) Manley Siding   (4) Tula Station  

Mine


(1) Sunday Lake Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Dunham   (2) Ethelwood   (3) Hartley   (4) Theilers   (5) Tula  

Post Office


(1) Dunham Post Office Historical   (2) Tula Post Office Historical  

Stream


(1) Alward Creek   (2) Bowden Creek   (3) Brotherton Creek   (4) Christopher Creek   (5) Connor Creek   (6) Cumberland Creek   (7) Emperor Creek   (8) Finnegan Creek   (9) Harris Creek   (10) Kinnickinnic Creek   (11) Little Presque Isle River   (12) Mcvichie Creek   (13) Monarch Creek   (14) Moraine Creek   (15) Osprey Creek   (16) Polecat Creek   (17) Schroeder Creek   (18) Tula Creek   (19) Veron Creek   (20) Wolf Mountain Creek  

Summit


(1) Wolf Mountain  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wakefield City, Michigan

49968 (pop. 2,488)


Cities Nearby Wakefield City, Michigan

Bessemer Township, MI  (pop. 1,072) 4.7 Miles
Wakefield Township, MI  (pop. 341) 5.0 Miles
Bessemer City, MI  (pop. 1,959) 5.3 Miles
Ironwood City, MI  (pop. 5,455) 10.6 Miles
Ironwood Township, MI  (pop. 2,330) 10.8 Miles
Kimball Town, MI  (pop. 0) 15.3 Miles
Bergland Township, MI  (pop. 519) 17.1 Miles
Marenisco Township, MI  (pop. 1,679) 18.0 Miles
Matchwood Township, MI  (pop. 130) 24.6 Miles
Watersmeet Township, MI  (pop. 1,423) 35.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wakefield City, Michigan

906



Elevation in Wakefield City, Michigan is 1,398.0 ft. (426.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wakefield City, Michigan

Lat: 46.476163 N        Long: -89.939223 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Wakefield City, Michigan need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Michigan

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.93 2.94 0.00 0.00 2.80
  Full-Service Providers 8.73 7.86 5.05 10.17 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.73 7.85 5.03 10.17 0.00 7.12
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.62 4.91 0.00 0.00 5.03
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.90 5.10 10.77 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 8.52 7.90 5.09 10.77 0.00 7.11
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.67
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.23 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.97
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.73 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.56 4.41 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.91 5.04 10.43 0.00 7.15
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.79 5.02 10.43 0.00 7.09
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.51
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.18 4.43 0.00 0.00 4.50
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.59 4.98 0.00 8.21 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.55 4.96 0.00 8.21 6.85
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.13 1.80 0.98 0.00 0.00 1.44
  Energy-Only Providers 6.49 5.42 4.24 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 8.33 7.66 4.86 0.00 7.89 7.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.33 7.57 4.92 0.00 7.89 6.94
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.22 1.93 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.49
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 5.78 4.37 0.00 0.00 5.19
  Full-Service Providers 8.40 7.87 5.33 0.00 13.07 7.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.40 7.84 5.32 0.00 13.07 7.23
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.69 2.65 1.05 0.00 0.00 1.87
  Energy-Only Providers 5.42 7.00 4.07 0.00 0.00 5.58
  Full-Service Providers 9.77 8.42 6.13 0.00 10.06 8.17
  Total Electric Industry 9.77 8.51 6.05 0.00 10.06 8.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Wakefield City, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (4.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7   (1.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 53   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 41   (5.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 113   (16.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 79   (11.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 135   (19.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 43   (6.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 32   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 14   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 88   (12.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 40   (5.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 596

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 71

In 3-person carpool : 3

In 4-person carpool : 35

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 6

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 14

Other means : 10

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 71

5 to 9 minutes : 177

10 to 14 minutes : 73

15 to 19 minutes : 159

20 to 24 minutes : 149

25 to 29 minutes : 6

30 to 34 minutes : 49

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 26

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 29


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 321

No Social Security income : 557


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

With retirement income : 189

No retirement income : 689


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 58

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 49

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 39

$45,000 to $49,999 : 66

$50,000 to $59,999 : 54

$60,000 to $74,999 : 70

$75,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,136


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wakefield City, Michigan

  • NEW (1490 AM; 0.25 kW; Ironwood, MI; Owner: Advance Acquisition, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wakefield City, Michigan

  • WUPM (106.9 FM; Ramsay, MI; Owner: Big G Little O, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Ironwood, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Ironwood, MI; Owner: White Pine Community Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wakefield City, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 96  (26.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 39  (10.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (5.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 19  (5.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 113  (30.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 92  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 163  (42.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 109  (28.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Wakefield City, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wakefield City, Michigan

The First National Bank Of Wakefield - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $48.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wakefield City, Michigan

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 9.8 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 39.2 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 41.2 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 46.8 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 49.4 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Price County


    (about 57.5 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wakefield City, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.25%

Carpooled

12.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.55%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

6.80%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.77%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Wakefield City, Michigan, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 416

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 61

Female householder, no husband present : 25

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 338

Householder not living alone : 38


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 8

Male householder and female partner : 50

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 13

All other households : 807


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 372

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 223

Renter-occupied housing units : 153


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 86

$10,000 to $14,999 : 96

$15,000 to $19,999 : 96

$20,000 to $24,999 : 69

$25,000 to $29,999 : 48

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 84

$50,000 to $59,999 : 82

$60,000 to $74,999 : 70

$75,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Total : 1,092


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Occupied : 878

Vacant : 214


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 36

Built 1990 to 1999 : 55

Built 1980 to 1989 : 63

Built 1970 to 1979 : 73

Built 1960 to 1969 : 56

Built 1950 to 1959 : 125

Built 1940 to 1949 : 113

Built 1939 or earlier : 571


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Utility gas : 479

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 18

Electricity : 138

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 154

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 89

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 90

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $49,999 : 78

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $69,999 : 100

$70,000 to $79,999 : 41

$80,000 to $89,999 : 21

$90,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 64

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 34

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 8

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 11

Home equity loan only : 11

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 349

Housing units without a mortgage : 303


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Wakefield City, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $119,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $187,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $121,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $68,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $53,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $44,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $44,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wakefield City, Michigan: 55.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wakefield City, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 84.5%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.5%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wakefield City, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 3 3 $205,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $205,000
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $300,000
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $354,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $354,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 17 $320,000
  Total

1 17 $320,000
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $541,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $541,000
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $660,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $660,000
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $555,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $555,000
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,571,766
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,571,766


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wakefield City, MI): $25,368
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wakefield City): $35,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wakefield City): $281
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wakefield City, Michigan

Utility Gas: 45.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.9%
Electricity: 8.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 35.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Wakefield City, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wakefield City, Michigan

Caring Home Health


     Address: N10567 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/3/1982

Bay Area Hlth


     Address: 1601 Beaser Ave, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/27/1992

Horizon Home Care


     Address: 1001 Giesau Drive, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/14/2002

Supportive Home Svcs


     Address: Po Box 450, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/28/1988

Com Hlth Resources


     Address: 1133 S Fourth Ave Po Box 110, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/21/1983

Hospitals Close To Wakefield City, Michigan

Grand View Hospital


     Address: N10561 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Memorial Med Ctr


     Address: 1615 Maple Ln, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Flambeau Hsptl


     Address: 98 Sherry Ave P0 Box 310, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Howard Young Med Ctr


     Address: 240 Maple St Po Box 470, Woodruff, Wisconsin 54568
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Hayward Area Mem Hsptl


     Address: 11040 N State Rd 77, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Wakefield City, Michigan

Gogebic Medical Care Facility


     Address: 402 North Street, Wakefield, Michigan 49968
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Villa Maria Hlth Rehab Ctr


     Address: 300 Villa Dr, Hurley, Wisconsin 54534
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 1500 North Lowell Street, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Josephson Nursing Home


     Address: 634 E Ayer St, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Golden Livingcenter-court Manor


     Address: 911 3rd St West, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wakefield City, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 181 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wakefield City, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 95
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Gogebic County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 52.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 46.56%
  • Other 1.14%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Wakefield City, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Gogebic County, MI

4.68 % of Gogebic County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,288

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Gogebic County, MI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Iron County , WI 0.58 % ($19,273 AGI )
  • Ontonagon County , MI 0.39 % ($23,227 AGI )
  • Vilas County , WI 0.19 % ($22,455 AGI )

Relocation away from Gogebic County, MI

6.48 % of Gogebic County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,674

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Gogebic County, MI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Iron County , WI 0.72 % ($26,690 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.43 % ($35,160 AGI )
  • Ontonagon County , MI 0.28 % ($33,250 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Wakefield City, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Wakefield City, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



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