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Demographics

People

Total Population931
Male Share of the Population52.4%
Female Share of the Population47.6%
Senior Citizens20.3%
Employed Population 16+439
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married43%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,089
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,819

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,500
% Above Poverty Level81.5%
% Below Poverty Level18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone32.9%
Median Gross Rent$650
Median House Value$115,300

Ancestry

German31.8%
Irish13.6%
Polish11.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.2%
English8.5%
French Except Basque8.5%
Italian5.2%
Dutch2.5%
Finnish1.8%
Canadian1.8%
Scottish1.7%
Hungarian1.3%
Norwegian1.1%
Czech1%
Swiss1%
Russian0.6%
Ukrainian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Lithuanian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Arab0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
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Sanford Almanac

CategoryValue
County Midland County
Standard Zip Codes48657
Phone Area Codes989
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude43.67
Approximate Longitude-84.38

Sanford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMIDLAND
Distance9.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip30.6 inches
StationGLADWIN
Distance22.1 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
StationSAGINAW CONSUMERS PWR CO
Distance25.8 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
Auburn1,935$62,708
Beaverton1,138$32,083
Coleman1,402$31,600
Merrill717$50,833
Midland42,063$74,456
Shepherd1,558$56,765

Sanford Public Schools

Meridian Early College High School
3303 N Meridian Rd
ZIP: 48657
(989) 687-3300
High
Total Enrollment 398
Meridian Elementary School
3353 North Meridian Rd
ZIP: 48657
(989) 687-3500
Primary
Total Enrollment 466
Meridian High School
3303 North Highway M-30
ZIP: 48657
(989) 687-3300
High
Total Enrollment 51
Meridian Junior High School
3475 North Meridian Rd
ZIP: 48657
(989) 687-3360
Middle
Total Enrollment 414
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