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Detroit Beach is in Monroe County, in the Monroe metro area.
The community name derives from French for strait
The latitude of Detroit Beach is 41.931N. The longitude is -83.326W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 574 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,289.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Detroit Beach demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Monroe 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 48162 ZIP code.
19% of Detroit Beach residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Detroit Beach ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Detroit Beach was $21,025, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Detroit Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Detroit Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $605. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $986.
Monroe County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Detroit Beach political report.
The average commute time for Detroit Beach workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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