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Demographics

People

Total Population1,688
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+925
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher49.5%
Median Earnings25+$39,643
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,969

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,875
% Above Poverty Level95.1%
% Below Poverty Level4.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,094
Median House Value$188,900

Ancestry

German27.6%
Irish19.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.1%
English10.6%
Polish9.5%
Italian7.4%
Scottish5.6%
French Except Basque5%
Swedish4.6%
US/American4.5%
Canadian2.5%
Belgian2.5%
Czech2.5%
Welsh2.5%
Hungarian2%
Finnish1.3%
Russian1.2%
Dutch1.2%
Ukrainian1.1%
Arab0.9%
Maltese0.6%
Romanian0.5%
Iranian0.4%
Greek0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Macedonian0.3%
Palestinian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Sylvan Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oakland County
Standard Zip Codes48320
Phone Area Codes248
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.61
Approximate Longitude-83.34

Sylvan Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPONTIAC STATE HOSPITAL
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp16 to 30 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip30 inches
StationMILFORD GM PROVING GR
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 59 F
Annual Precip29.2 inches
StationDETROIT CITY AP
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp20 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp66 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip0 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn Hills22,342$64,569
Bloomfield Hills3,984$240,469
Franklin3,262$163,846
Keego Harbor3,022$60,966
Lake Angelus260$187,500
Pontiac59,920$34,102
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