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Dexter is a township in Washtenaw County, in the Ann Arbor metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Dexter. For links to other places called Dexter, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Dexter is 42.380N. The longitude is -83.955W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 899 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 5,248.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Dexter demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Washtenaw County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48137 ZIP code.
27% of Dexter residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dexter ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dexter was $30,164, compared with $21,587 nationally.
38% of Dexter residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Dexter, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $750. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,371.
Newspapers in Dexter include Dexter Leader
Washtenaw County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dexter political report.
The average commute time for Dexter workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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