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

The community was named for family of Ahijah Wixom, settler

The latitude of Wixom is 42.524N. The longitude is -83.536W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 928 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,548.


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Median household income
Local
$44,320
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Wixom demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Sibley's Corners
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 34. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.5 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Nearby parks & recreation: Kensington Metropark
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Wixom demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Oakland County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Detroit area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48374 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

18% of Wixom residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wixom ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wixom was $27,543, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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38% of Wixom residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Wixom, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $480.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,480.


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Libraries in Wixom include Wixom Public Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for Wixom workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Wixom include Baymont Inn & Suites.

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