Chelsea Information

Chelsea Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Chelsea, MI

General Chelsea Information

State: Michigan

County: Washtenaw County

Close cities: Chelsea, MI, Stockbridge, MI, Pinckney, MI, Gregory, MI, Grass Lake, MI, Dexter, MI

Chelsea Population (census data)
Total 5,016 (+13.0% since 2000)
Male 2,273 (45.3%)
Female 2,743 (54.7%)

Population Density: 1,500 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.9 (US Avg is 100)

Chelsea Elevation: 930 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.34 square miles

Median Household Income: $60,041

Zip Codes: 48118.

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Chelsea Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Black (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.7%)
  • Irish (15.9%)
  • English (15.0%)
  • French (5.0%)
  • United States (4.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.2%)

Local Chelsea Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University

Chelsea School Information

High Schools
Chelsea High School (740 N Freer Road, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)
Middle Schools
Beach Middle School (445 Mayer Drive, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)
Elementary Schools
North Creek Elementary School (699 McKinley Street, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)
Pierce Lake Elementary School (275 N Freer Road, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)
South Meadows Elementary School (335 Pierce Street, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Cassidy Lake Technical School (18901 Waterloo Road, Chelsea, MI, 48118 - Chelsea School District District)

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