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City of Trenton
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Country United States
State Michigan
County Wayne
Settled 1816
Incorporation 1855
Government
 • Mayor Kyle F. Stack
Area
 • Total 7.51 sq mi (19.45 km2)
 • Land 7.28 sq mi (18.86 km2)
 • Water 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
Elevation 597 ft (182 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 18,853
 • Estimate (2012) 18,562
 • Density 2,589.7/sq mi (999.9/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 48183
Area code(s) 734
FIPS code 26-80420
GNIS feature ID 1615062
Website http://www.trentonmi.org/
Census Pop.
2000 19,584
2010 18,853 −3.7%
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  • Transportation - All of our trailers are equipped with air-ride suspension systems to ensure the contents travel in the safest manner possible. All trucks are driven by professional household movers with the best training in the industry.
  • Unloading - Upon arrival, all items are inventoried as they are unloaded. When unloading, furniture, boxes and other belongings are placed in the rooms you designate. Assembly of beds, bookcases and other furniture is available upon request. Additionally, our household movers will protect your new home by using several types of floor runners to prevent stains or scratches on carpet and wood flooring.
Trenton MI 48183
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I was in the military for 21 years and worked for 20 years after, moving 6 times. By far the best move was done recently for us by Rose from Michigan and Tucson,AZ. From the time the Rose sales rep,Mike, arrived and planned the moves, we knew we were in for great service. We also had two small loads to our kids in Canada and Virginia. All three packing and pick ups were on time and done to perfection. The main load to AZ packing was really professional, the packers courteous,friendly,and meticulous with expert packing skills. Upon arrival in AZ(we had a door to door move) the unloaded the truck in record time,loaded the large large cartons we unpacked immediately,and placed furniture in the places we wanted. I have been unpacking for a week and everything came through in great condition,no breakage. We could NOT have asked for better. And thru the entire process the move coordinator at Rose,Beverly,did a superb job of keeping us informed and checking to see that all was well. CHOSE ROSE MOVING,no one can do better.
August 28, 2016
It is very important to us that we let you know how satisfied we were with our move from Monroe, Michigan to Las Vegas, Nevada.  Your employee, Jessie, handled the moving from pick-up to delivery flawlessly!  He was a gentleman the entire time.  From the loading thru the unloading, he could not have been more professional.  He worked without breaks and did a couple of extra things for us that was above and beyond our expectations!  We would recommend Rose Moving and Storage to anyone moving any distance from locally to nationally!  Thanks for everything!
December 21, 2013
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I used Rose moving 22-27 April 2013 to relocate from MI to SC.  The company worked with me and my situation.  We had household goods in a condo and a storage unit.  Everything went great and everyone was on time.  They accommodated extra requests.  The driver and his team were great to work with, friendly and professional.  The guys worked very hard packing and unloading.  Mr. Stafford was also great to work with, professional and true to his word.  Would definitely use them in the future.
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Trenton (Get Movers Estimate for Trenton, MI) is a small city in Wayne (Wayne, MI Mover Reviews) in the southeast portion of the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 18,853. The city is part of Downriver, a collection of mostly blue-collar communities south of Detroit on the west bank of the Detroit River.

Many residents are employed in the city's factories such as the Chrysler Trenton (Get Movers Estimate for Trenton, MI) Engine Plant, Solutia, and the Trenton (Get Moving Estimate for Trenton, MI) Channel Power Plant. Oakwood South Shore Hospital (formerly known as Seaway Hospital) is located within city limits and has 203 beds. The former McLouth Steel plant is also located in the city. There is rail service in the city. The city operates the 21,000-square-foot (2,000 m2) Trenton (Get Movers Prices for Trenton, MI) Veterans Memorial Library and a historical museum. Trenton (Get Moves Prices for Trenton, MI) has 15 churches of 10 denominations.

The Battle of Monguagon took place in Trenton on what is now the site of Elizabeth Park, which is part of the Wayne (Wayne, Michigan Movers) park system and is the first county park in Michigan, designated in 1919.

History

The founder of Trenton is considered to be Abram Caleb Truax, a member of the territorial militia in attendance when General William Hull surrendered Detroit (Detroit, MI Movers) to the British General Isaac Brock early in the War of 1812. After the war, in 1816, Truax acquired a large tract of land in the Michigan Territory along the Detroit (Detroit, MI Moving Reviews) River from the U.S. government and constructed a sawmill, church and store in what is today downtown Trenton. When Territorial Governor Lewis Cass organized Monguagon Township in 1827, Truax became the first Township Supervisor. He laid out the village of Truaxton in 1834. A post office had been established there named "Monguago" in 1828 with Truax as the first postmaster. The post office name was changed to "Truago" in 1837, and to "Trenton (Get Moves Estimate for Trenton, MI)" in 1847, after a type of limestone mined from a local quarry. The village was platted and recorded under the name Trenton (Get Movers Estimate for Trenton, MI) in 1850 by Abram's son and daughter George Brigham Truax and Sophia Slocum, the wife of industrialist Giles Slocum. The Slocum family estate was given to the county, becoming what is known as Elizabeth Park, named after Elizabeth Slocum.

In 1834 an industrialist, Giles Bryan Slocum, constructed a dock, making Trenton a major hub of steamboat traffic. In 1846, Capt. Arthur Edwards founded the Detroit (Detroit, MI Mover Reviews) & Cleveland Steamboat Company in Trenton. Through the late 1880s Trenton, like several Downriver communities, was known for its extensive shipyards. Sibley, Michigan would not be incorporated into Trenton (Get Moving Cost for Trenton, MI) until 1929.

Trenton (Get Movers Estimate for Trenton, MI) was incorporated as a village in 1855.

A Detroit (Detroit, Michigan Moving Companies) businessman and later Michigan's first U.S. attorney, Solomon Sibley, started a limestone quarry near Trenton, near what is today Fort Street and Sibley Road. Materials from the quarry were used to construct structures in Detroit (Detroit, Michigan Moving), most notably Fort Detroit (Detroit, MI Mover Reviews) along the Detroit (Detroit, Michigan Movers) River. The quarry was later sold to Austin Church, who used limestone to make baking soda, which he sold under his family's nameplate, Arm & Hammer. In 1900 the quarry was the site of the Sibley Quarry explosion.

Through the late 1880s and even early 1900s, Trenton prospered because it was roughly a day's journey between Detroit (Detroit, Michigan Moving Companies) and Monroe, Michigan, which meant people traveling between the two cities would have to stop overnight in Trenton.

Trenton annexed the village of Sibley (along the modern Riverview border) in 1929, extending the city's northern boundary to modern-day Sibley Road. Trenton was incorporated as a city in 1957. In 1920 a small light railroad ran along West Jefferson to Wyandotte (Wyandotte, MI Relocation Companies). The rail services ended in 1934. The tracks were removed in 1942 for the war effort.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.51 square miles (19.45 km2), of which, 7.28 square miles (18.86 km2) is land and 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2) is water. The city is located between Detroit and Monroe, Michigan, in the southeastern part of the state. The city is located on the western bank of the Detroit River and is bounded by Grosse Ile to the east, Riverview to the north, Brownstown (Brownstown, Michigan Movers) to the west and south and Woodhaven to the west.

Demographics

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 18,853 people, 7,988 households, and 5,159 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,589.7 inhabitants per square mile (999.9 /km2). There were 8,539 housing units at an average density of 1,172.9 per square mile (452.9 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.5% White, 1.3% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.2% of the population.

There were 7,988 households of which 27.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.1% were married couples living together, 11.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.4% were non-families. 32.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.95.

The median age in the city was 45 years. 21.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21% were from 25 to 44; 30.3% were from 45 to 64; and 19.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.1% male and 51.9% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 19,584 people, 8,137 households, and 5,590 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,682.8 per square mile (1,035.8/km²). There were 8,345 housing units at an average density of 1,143.2 per square mile (441.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.92% White, 0.37% African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.78% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.23% from other races, and 1.26% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.99% of the population.

There were 8,137 households out of which 29.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.3% were non-families. 28.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the city the population was spread out with 23.3% under the age of 18, 6.0% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 19.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 90.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $49,566, and the median income for a family was $61,891. Males had a median income of $52,123 versus $31,892 for females. The per capita income for the city was $25,288. About 4.0% of families and 5.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.1% of those under age 18 and 4.1% of those age 65 or over.

City government

City Hall is located at 2800 Third Street.

The current city officials are:

  • Mayor: Kyle F. Stack (2011)
  • Mayor Pro-Tem: William LeFevre (2011)
  • City Council: Timothy Taylor (Taylor, MI Relocation Companies) (2009), Timber R. Baun-Crooks (2009), Bob Howey (2011), Mary Ellen McLeod (2011), Terrence Teifer (2009)
  • City Assessor: John Dahlquist (2011)
  • City Clerk: Patricia M. Gearhart (2011)
  • City Treasurer: Mike McCullough (2011)

Trenton (Get Moving Prices for Trenton, MI) has its own city wastewater treatment plant and fire and police departments.

Public schools

Trenton (Get Relocation Prices for Trenton, MI) has four public schools with more than 3,000 students total. The schools are Anderson Elementary School, Hedke Elementary School, Arthurs Middle School (still known as Monguagon) and Trenton (Get Movers Estimate for Trenton, MI) High School.

Culture

Trenton (Get Relocation Cost for Trenton, MI) features an active community revolving around sports and the arts, and its downtown area along West Jefferson Avenue features an annual art fair the last weekend of June, called the Trenton (Get Relocation Estimate for Trenton, MI) Summer Festival.

The recently-remodeled Trenton Village Theatre is located in the downtown area [1]. The art deco theater was designed by Charles N. Agree, who also created the Grand Ballroom in Detroit (Detroit, MI Relocation Companies) among many others.

Trenton (Get Moving Quote for Trenton, MI) operates the Bridge Cultural Center at 2427 West Road, a former farmhouse that now houses an array of yearly activities including the annual Christmas fair, arts and crafts events.

Trenton (Get Relocation Prices for Trenton, MI) is home to the Wyandont Nation of Anderdon, one of four Wyandot communities in North America.

Festivals

Trenton (Get Moving Cost for Trenton, MI) has several festivals throughout the year:

Parks and recreation

The city recently spent $8.4 million to renovate the Kennedy Recreation Center, a 150,000-square-foot (14,000 m2) complex along West Road that includes ice rinks, meeting rooms and Sports Services, a sporting goods shop. The Teifer rink was originally an out-door rink, which opened during Christmas week of 1961. The facility is home to the Trenton, Riverview, Grosse Ile (Grosse Ile, Michigan Moving Company) and Gibraltar Carlson High School hockey teams.

Adjacent is the Kennedy Outdoor Aquatic Center, a 13,000-square-foot (1,200 m2) pool and water park that opened in 2005. The facility includes a 25-meter, 8-lane competitive pool with two diving boards, a 15-meter lap pool, a waterslide with separate splash area and a 7,000-square-foot (650 m2) leisure pool.

The city has 200 acres (0.81 km2) of parks, including 22 operated by the city and six at schools. The city and Wayne (Wayne, MI Relocation Company) each also operate boat launches. The city of Trenton launch is located in Rotary Park, while the Wayne (Wayne, Michigan Moving Companies) launch is located at the south end of Elizabeth Park.

Along the Detroit River, Elizabeth Park, operated by Wayne (Wayne, Michigan Relocation Companies), is a popular destination for picnic-goers, fishermen, and boaters.

The city runs the Westfield Activities Center at 2700 Westfield, which hosts meetings and houses the city's senior citizen program; the Teifer Building; and the Haas Park Building.

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