Demographics

People

Total Population4,064
Male Share of the Population45.6%
Female Share of the Population54.4%
Senior Citizens22.5%
Employed Population 16+1,587
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married37.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.6%
Median Earnings25+$27,917
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,773

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,692
% Above Poverty Level78.5%
% Below Poverty Level21.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$647
Median House Value$76,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
Irish14.3%
English12.4%
Polish8.1%
Scottish4.8%
French Except Basque4.3%
Dutch3.4%
Hungarian1.6%
Canadian1.3%
US/American1.3%
Italian1.2%
Finnish0.8%
Russian0.7%
Arab0.6%
Greek0.5%
German0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Welsh0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Swedish0.1%
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Caro Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyTuscola County
Standard Zip Codes48723
Phone Area Codes989
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude43.48
Approximate Longitude-83.4

Caro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCARO REGIONAL CENTER
Distance3.9 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip31.8 inches
StationESSEXVILLE
Distance24.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.2 inches
StationSAGINAW CONSUMERS PWR CO
Distance28.7 miles
Jan Temp17 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip31.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Akron444$56,667
Fairgrove572$56,750
Kingston405$46,250
Mayville920$44,375
Unionville513$60,865

Caro Public Libraries

Caro Area District Library
840 WEST FRANK STREET
Caro, Michigan
(989) 673-4329

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Caro Hospitals

Caro Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
401 N Hooper Street

Caro Public Schools

Caro Alternative High School
1205 East Caro Rd
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-6845
High
Total Enrollment 60
Caro High School
301 North Hooper St
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-3165
High
Total Enrollment 519
Caro Middle School
299 North Hooper St
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-3167
Middle
Total Enrollment 400
Highland Pines School
1381 Cleaver Rd
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-5200
Other
Total Enrollment 135
Mccomb Elementary School
303 North Hooper St
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-3169
Primary
Total Enrollment 386
Schall Elementary School
325 East Frank St
ZIP: 48723
(989) 673-3168
Primary
Total Enrollment 399
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