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Hazel Park, Michigan

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Welcome to Hazel Park ...

The city of Hazel Park is located in Oakland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hazel Park has a population of 16,489 people<1> (see below for details).

Hazel Park is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hazel Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Hazel Park: (248) & (947)<3>

The ZIP code for Hazel Park: 48030<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hazel Park had a population of 16,422 people. This makes Hazel Park the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Hazel Park represents 0.17% of the total population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16,422 people, the population of Hazel Park decreased 13.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 18,963 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hazel Park had an population of 16,489 people. This is an increase of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.05% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hazel Park.

Communities near Hazel Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hazel Park and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Dearborn   [Map]   94,491   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Detroit   [Map]   673,104   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Farmington Hills   [Map]   81,050   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Livonia   [Map]   94,105   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rochester Hills   [Map]   74,205   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Southfield   [Map]   73,208   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hazel Park.

Communities Also Named Hazel Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hazel Park - it's located in Minnesota.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hazel Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hazel Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hazel Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hazel Park. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hazel Park:

Websites for Hazel Park ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hazel Park ...

Looking for more information about Hazel Park? 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 Hazel Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hazel Park.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Michigan

About Oakland County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hazel Park:

The official website for Oakland County:

The official website for State of Michigan:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hazel Park.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hazel Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (947) is an overlay for area code (248).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Hazel Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hazel Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hazel Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hazel Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hazel Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hazel Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4614, Longitude: -83.1040     [Map].

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