West Branch strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Michigan):
Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing West Branch to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Michigan (State):
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|Nearest Medium City||61 miles N of Saginaw, Michigan (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||147 miles NW of Detroit, Michigan|
|Standard Zip Codes||48661|
|Phone Area Codes||989|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WEST BRANCH 3 SE|
|Jan Temp||8 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||30.4 inches|
|Station||HOUGHTON LAKE ROSCOMMON|
|Jan Temp||10 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||53 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 56 F|
|Annual Precip||28.4 inches|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.95|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||14||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,905|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||8.6%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.1%|
WEST BRANCH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
(Government - Local)
2463 SOUTH M-30
Emergency Service: Yes
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Founded in 1946 and located in the heart of central New York, Utica College is a regionally accredited, independent, private institution that features many of the advantages of a large university — such as undergraduate and graduate degree options, excellent academics, and outstanding faculty — with the intimacy and high degree of personal attention more closely associated with smaller private institutions.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years.
OGEMAW HEIGHTS HIGH SCHOOL
960 SOUTH M-33
Serves 893 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.6
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|1. Sonora, California||85.1||42.4%||20.4%||16.2%||20||$39,722||6%||8.6%||4,423||16.9%||118.9||1.3%||5.2|
|2. Bishop, California||82.3||44%||19.2%||12.4%||14||$34,423||6.1%||15.4%||3,575||16.3%||54||3.8%||4.8|
|3. Manchester, Kentucky||82.3||40.5%||18.1%||14.8%||17||$25,625||6.6%||7.7%||1,738||31.6%||52.9||0.6%||7.5|
|4. Grangeville, Idaho||80.9||31.3%||20.3%||15.8%||13||$34,625||6.3%||3.7%||3,228||13.6%||43.1||1.3%||5|
|5. Valentine, Nebraska||80.5||36.9%||21.6%||19.3%||10||$39,138||6.2%||7.8%||2,820||10.6%||55.3||1.3%||4.6|
|6. Moab, Utah||80.4||30.1%||13.6%||20.9%||13||$38,214||7.7%||9.6%||4,779||15.7%||49.4||2.3%||6.1|
|7. Cut Bank, Montana||80.2||31.4%||17.6%||22.3%||11||$41,156||6.2%||17.5%||3,105||12.4%||53.5||0.7%||10.6|
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