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Demographics

People

Total Population4,134
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+1,619
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married48.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23%
Median Earnings25+$33,047
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,815

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,222
% Above Poverty Level85.2%
% Below Poverty Level14.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.6%
Median Gross Rent$800
Median House Value$97,900

Ancestry

German26.2%
Dutch13.2%
Irish9.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.2%
Polish5.6%
English2.7%
French Except Basque2%
Scottish1.6%
Swedish1.3%
Italian1.3%
Finnish1.2%
Portuguese1.1%
Canadian0.7%
US/American0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Syrian0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
Arab0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
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Wayland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Allegan County
Standard Zip Codes49348
Phone Area Codes616,269
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.67
Approximate Longitude-85.64

Wayland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALLEGAN 5 NE
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches
StationHASTINGS
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationGULL LAKE BIOL STA
Distance23.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allegan5,051$44,896
Caledonia1,871$88,417
Hopkins739$58,250
Kentwood50,761$60,307
Martin417$55,417
Middleville3,324$56,406

Wayland Public Libraries

Henika District Library
149 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Wayland, Michigan
(269) 792-2891

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Wayland Public Schools

R.j. Steeby School
435 East Superior St
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-2281
Primary
Total Enrollment 347
Career Connections Academy
870 East Superior Street
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-2254
High
Total Enrollment 53
Pine Street Elementary
201 Pine St
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-1127
Middle
Total Enrollment 418
Wayland High School
870 East Superior St
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-2254
High
Total Enrollment 816
Bessie B. Baker School
507 West Sycamore St
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-9208
Primary
Total Enrollment 277
Wayland Union Middle School
701 Wildcat Dr
ZIP: 49348
(269) 792-2306
Middle
Total Enrollment 432

Wayland Private Schools

St Therese Catholic School
430 S Main St
ZIP: 49348
Elementary
Total Enrollment 43
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