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People

Total Population 2,648
Male Share of the Population 53.7%
Female Share of the Population 46.3%
Senior Citizens 13%
Employed Population 16+ 1,053
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 48.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,692
% Above Poverty Level 77.4%
% Below Poverty Level 22.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34%
Median Gross Rent $593
Median House Value $82,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.7%
US/American 0%
English 14.1%
Irish 10.4%

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

Vassar Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles E of Saginaw, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 77 miles N of Detroit, Michigan
County Tuscola
Standard Zip Codes 48768
P.O. Box Zip Codes 48769
Phone Area Codes 989
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.371
Longitude -83.594

Vassar 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 CARO REGIONAL CENTER
Distance 9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 31.8 inches
Station SAGINAW CONSUMERS PWR CO
Distance 19.5 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
Station LAPEER WWTP
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 30.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Vassar, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Tuscola (48769)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Caro 4,142 $45,700
Fairgrove 529 $42,115
Frankenmuth 4,947 $83,518
Mayville 962 $40,625
Millington 886 $42,159
Reese 1,690 $58,333

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

Vassar Public Libraries

Library
Bullard Sanford Memorial Library
520 WEST HURON AVENUE
Vassar, Michigan
(989) 823-2171
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Vassar High Schools

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VASSAR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
220 ATHLETIC STREET
989-823-8534
Serves 541 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 25.8

PIONEER WORK & LEARN CENTER
150 ENTERPRISE DRIVE
989-823-3040
A Non-traditional School
Serves 283 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.2

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