Waterford Information

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

General Waterford Information

State: Michigan

County: Oakland County

Close cities: West Bloomfield Township, MI, Gaines, MI, Orchard Lake Village, MI, Village of Clarkston, MI, Keego Harbor, MI, Pontiac, MI, Clarkston, MI, Sylvan Lake, MI, Lake Angelus, MI, White Lake, MI

Waterford Population (census data)
Total 73,729
Male 36,790 (49.9%)
Female 36,939 (50.1%)

Population Density: 2,353 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.1 (US Avg is 100)

Waterford Elevation: 970 feet above sea level

Land Area: 31.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,452

Zip Codes: 48328, 48329, and 48327.

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Waterford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.9%)
  • Black (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.2%)
  • Irish (14.5%)
  • English (13.9%)
  • Polish (8.3%)
  • United States (8.0%)
  • French (5.6%)
Foriegn Born: 3,647 people (4.9%)
  • Europe (40.8%)
  • Asia (24.5%)
  • Latin America (18.4%)
  • North America (16.3%)

Local Waterford Sports Teams

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

Waterford School Information

High Schools
Waterford Alternative High School - Manley Campus (2989 Van Zandt, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Waterford Kettering High School (2800 Kettering Drive, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Waterford Mott High School (1151 Scott Lake Road, Waterford, MI, 48328 - Waterford School District District)
Middle Schools
Isaac E. Crary Middle School (501 N Cass Lake Road, Waterford, MI, 48328 - Waterford School District District)
John D. Pierce Middle School (5145 Hatchery Road, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Stevens T. Mason Middle School (3835 W Walton Boulevard, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Elementary Schools
Donelson Hills Elementary School (2690 Wewoka Street, Waterford, MI, 48328 - Waterford School District District)
Grayson Elementary School (3800 W Walton Boulevard, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Academy Of Waterford (3000 Sashabaw Road, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Academy Of Waterford District)
Carl Sandburg School (1355 Merry Road, Waterford, MI, 48328 - Waterford School District District)
Jayno W. Adams School (3810 Clintonville Road, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Kingsley Montgomery School (4265 Halkirk Drive, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Laura Smith Haviland School (5305 Cass Elizabeth Road, Waterford, MI, 48327 - Waterford School District District)
Lutes Campus (5195 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI, 48327 - Waterford School District District)
Patricia E. Knudsen School (5449 Crescent Drive, Waterford, MI, 48327 - Waterford School District District)
Riverside School (5280 Farm Road, Waterford, MI, 48327 - Waterford School District District)
Schoolcraft School (6400 Maceday Drive, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Stepanski Early Childhood Center (6010 Hatchery Road, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Thomas M. Cooley School (2000 Highfield Road, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
Waterford Village School (4241 Steffens Street, Waterford, MI, 48329 - Waterford School District District)
William Austin Burt School (581 South Winding Drive, Waterford, MI, 48328 - Waterford School District District)
William Beaumont School (6532 Elizabeth Lake Road, Waterford, MI, 48327 - Waterford School District District)

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