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Welcome to Dearborn ...
When the people of Dearborn refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Dearbornite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dearborn has a population of 93,988 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Dearborn.
Dearborn is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Dearborn lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Dearborn: (313)
The ZIP codes for Dearborn: 48120-48121, 48123-48124, 48126, 48128<5>
Websites for Dearborn ...
Official Website: www.cityofdearborn.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dearborn had an population of 93,988 people. This is a decrease of 4.24% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dearborn had a population of 98,153 people (which is 5.39% of the total population of Wayne County). This makes Dearborn the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Dearborn represents 0.99% of the total population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 98,153 people, the population of Dearborn has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 97,775 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dearborn.
Communities Also Named Dearborn ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Dearborn - they are located in Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dearborn.
Communities near Dearborn ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dearborn.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dearborn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dearborn.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dearborn. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dearborn.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dearborn. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Dearborn.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dearborn ...
Looking for more information about Dearborn? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Dearborn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dearborn.
Adding Dearborn to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dearborn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Dearborn was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Dearborn on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Michigan (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dearborn on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Dearborn: www.cityofdearborn.org/
The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecounty.com/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2022