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Walled Lake is a city in Oakland County, in the Detroit metro area.

The community was named for the topography along the lakeshore

The latitude of Walled Lake is 42.537N. The longitude is -83.481W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 942 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,776.


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Median household income
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$45,386
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Walled Lake demographic reports
Walled Lake is on Walled Lake
Settled by veterans from the War of 1812
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 8. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.2 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Nearby parks & recreation: Hiram Sims Memorial Park
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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16% of Walled Lake residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Walled Lake ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Walled Lake was $24,199, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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26% of Walled Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Walled Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $586.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,044.


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Libraries in Walled Lake include Walled Lake City Library ... View libraries

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Oakland County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Walled Lake political report.

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The average commute time for Walled Lake workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Walled Lake, MI

Pros: A good small town to grow up in...

Cons: The cold and the snow.

This is a good place to Get to know almost everyone because of the small town atmosphere.

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