Demographics

People

Total Population743
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens23.7%
Employed Population 16+409
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married45.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,900
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,909
% Above Poverty Level90.8%
% Below Poverty Level9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation3.7%

Housing

People Living Alone39.4%
Median Gross Rent$728
Median House Value$116,300

Ancestry

German35.3%
Irish16.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.6%
French Except Basque11%
English11%
Polish7.3%
Italian2.6%
Swedish2.4%
Russian1.9%
Canadian1.6%
Dutch1.6%
Welsh1.6%
Scottish1.5%
Ukrainian1.1%
Swiss0.9%
Hungarian0.7%
Norwegian0.5%
Finnish0.5%
Lithuanian0.5%
Romanian0.4%
Syrian0.3%
Australian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Arab0.3%
Czech0.3%
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Sanford Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMidland 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
Auburn1,947$60,167
Beaverton1,438$34,280
Coleman1,406$42,083
Merrill720$47,031
Midland41,963$79,507
Shepherd1,492$59,722

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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