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People

Total Population 952
Male Share of the Population 52.2%
Female Share of the Population 47.8%
Senior Citizens 17.8%
Employed Population 16+ 402
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 49.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,375
% Above Poverty Level 75.9%
% Below Poverty Level 24.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 30.4%
Median Gross Rent $625
Median House Value $111,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.9%
US/American 0%
English 7.7%
Irish 10.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sanford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NW of Saginaw, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles NW of Detroit, Michigan
County Midland
Metro Area Saginaw - Bay City - Midland
Standard Zip Codes 48657
Phone Area Codes 989
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.672
Longitude -84.38

Sanford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MIDLAND
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 30 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
Station GLADWIN
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 27 F
Apr Temp 31 to 55 F
Jul Temp 56 to 82 F
Oct Temp 35 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Station SAGINAW CONSUMERS PWR CO
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 62 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Auburn 2,175 $69,022
Beaverton 1,019 $32,125
Coleman 1,291 $32,656
Merrill 706 $47,344
Midland 41,995 $72,884
Shepherd 1,525 $53,563

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Sanford High Schools

MERIDIAN HIGH SCHOOL
3303 NORTH HIGHWAY M-30
989-687-3300
A Magnet School.
Serves 426 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.3

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