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Demographics

People

Total Population786
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens23%
Employed Population 16+281
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married40.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.5%
Median Earnings25+$19,286
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$13,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,917

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,306
% Above Poverty Level75.9%
% Below Poverty Level24.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work6%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone39.9%
Median Gross Rent$595
Median House Value$66,000

Ancestry

German29.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16%
Irish15%
English13%
Italian2.9%
Dutch2.7%
Canadian2.3%
French Except Basque2%
Polish1.9%
Swedish1.4%
Scottish1.3%
Belgian0.8%
Greek0.8%
Finnish0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Swiss0.3%
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Farwell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clare County
Standard Zip Codes48622
Phone Area Codes989
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude43.83
Approximate Longitude-84.86

Farwell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMT PLEASANT UNIV
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp14 to 28 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.5 inches
StationEVART
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp31 to 54 F
Jul Temp54 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 58 F
Annual Precip32.6 inches
StationGLADWIN
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 27 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp56 to 82 F
Oct Temp35 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barryton453$31,667
Clare3,110$53,036
Coleman1,402$31,600
Harrison2,059$33,850
Mount Pleasant25,896$57,347
Rosebush357$44,063

Farwell Public Libraries

Surrey Township Public Library
105 EAST MICHIGAN STREET
Farwell, Michigan
(989) 588-9782

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Farwell Public Schools

Farwell Area Early College
399 E Michigan St
ZIP: 48622
(989) 588-9913
Farwell Elementary School
268 East Ohio St
ZIP: 48622
(989) 588-9916
Primary
Total Enrollment 498
Farwell High School
399 East Michigan St
ZIP: 48622
(989) 588-9913
High
Total Enrollment 421
Farwell Middle School
500 East Ohio St
ZIP: 48622
(989) 588-9915
Middle
Total Enrollment 399
Farwell Timberland Alternative High School
2655 W Ludington Dr
ZIP: 48622
(989) 588-7219
High
Total Enrollment 59
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