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Demographics

People

Total Population1,852
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens26.6%
Employed Population 16+776
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.9%
Median Earnings25+$23,488
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,625
% Above Poverty Level84.2%
% Below Poverty Level15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone37.1%
Median Gross Rent$679
Median House Value$81,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.2%
Irish13.3%
English12.7%
Polish9%
French Except Basque5.7%
Canadian4.6%
Scottish4.3%
Czech2.7%
Italian1.7%
Dutch1.3%
Swedish1.2%
Finnish0.9%
Norwegian0.9%
Welsh0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Hungarian0.5%
Danishn0.4%
German0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Arab0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
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Tawas City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Iosco County
Standard Zip Codes48763
P.O. Box Zip Codes48764
Phone Area Codes989
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude44.27
Approximate Longitude-83.51

Tawas City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEAST TAWAS
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp34 to 52 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip31.1 inches
StationHALE LOUD DAM
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp31 to 52 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip28.9 inches
StationSTANDISH 5 SW
Distance33.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 28 F
Apr Temp31 to 54 F
Jul Temp55 to 81 F
Oct Temp35 to 59 F
Annual Precip30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Au Gres820$39,297
East Tawas2,750$46,290
Prescott272$33,750
Turner125$17,143
Twining185$37,083
Whittemore467$29,625

Tawas City Hospitals

Tawas St Joseph Hospital
(Non-profit)
200 Hemlock

Tawas City Public Schools

Clara B. Bolen Elementary School
211 South Plank Rd
ZIP: 48763
(989) 984-2200
Primary
Total Enrollment 416
Iosco Resa Special Education
27 North Rempert Rd
ZIP: 48763
(989) 362-3006
Other
Total Enrollment 58
Tawas Area High School
255 West M 55
ZIP: 48763
(989) 984-2100
High
Total Enrollment 532
Tawas Area Middle School
825 2nd St
ZIP: 48763
(989) 984-2300
Middle
Total Enrollment 303

Tawas City Private Schools

Emanuel Lutheran School
216 North St W
ZIP: 48763
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
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