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Demographics

People

Total Population5,140
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens22.2%
Employed Population 16+2,214
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married54.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher45.6%
Median Earnings25+$50,804
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,237

Wealth

Median Family Income$93,333
% Above Poverty Level99%
% Below Poverty Level1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone37%
Median Gross Rent$964
Median House Value$193,100

Ancestry

German27.8%
Irish13.2%
Polish12.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
English11.4%
Dutch5.2%
Scottish5%
Italian4%
Swedish2.2%
Welsh2.1%
Norwegian2%
French Except Basque2%
Russian1.4%
Hungarian1.2%
Canadian1.1%
Finnish0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Arab0.5%
Belgian0.5%
Czech0.4%
Greek0.4%
Slovene0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
African0.3%
Latvian0.3%
Bulgarian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
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Chelsea Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washtenaw County
Standard Zip Codes48118
Phone Area Codes734
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.31
Approximate Longitude-84.02

Chelsea Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationANN ARBOR UNIV OF MICH
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.3 inches
StationJACKSON CO AP
Distance23.1 miles
Jan Temp15 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip30.6 inches
StationMILAN 4 ESE
Distance27 miles
Jan Temp15 to 31 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barton Hills293$250
Dexter4,319$99,746
Grass Lake1,211$65,673
Manchester2,258$69,833
Pinckney2,590$86,250
Stockbridge1,210$54,125

Chelsea Public Libraries

Chelsea District Library
221 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Chelsea, Michigan
(734) 475-8732

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Chelsea Hospitals

Chelsea Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
775 S Main St

Chelsea Public Schools

Beach Middle School
445 Mayer Dr
ZIP: 48118
(734) 433-2202
Middle
Total Enrollment 596
Chelsea High School
740 North Freer Rd
ZIP: 48118
(734) 433-2201
High
Total Enrollment 837
North Creek Elementary School
699 Mckinley St
ZIP: 48118
(734) 433-2203
Primary
Total Enrollment 467
South Meadows Elementary School
335 Pierce St
ZIP: 48118
(734) 433-2205
Primary
Total Enrollment 531
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Historic Chelsea

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Glazier Stove Company (an adjacent building) between 1900 and 1910

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Glazier Stove Company (an adjacent building) between 1900 and 1910

Glazier Stove Company office building between 1900 and 1910

Glazier Stove Company (secretary's room) between 1900 and 1910

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