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A Taste of Pontiac, Michigan

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT PONTIAC?
  1. Pontiac is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan named after the Ottawa Chief Pontiac, located within the Detroit metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 59,515. It is the county seat of Oakland County.


  2. The city is best-known for its General Motors manufacturing plants (GM's primary truck plant was formerly in Pontiac) and the GM automobile brand Pontiac, which was first produced in and named after the city. Also of note is the Pontiac Silverdome, the stadium that hosted the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL) from 1975 until 2002, when the team moved back to Downtown Detroit. On February 20, 2009 the state of Michigan placed the city into receivership, and the Department of Treasury appointed Fred Leeb the city's emergency financial manager in March 2009.


  3. The median income for a household in the city was $31,207, and the median income for a family was $36,391.


Radio Stations


WDTR (CP) 88.9 FM Christian Contemporary
WSMF (CP) 88.9 FM Christian Contemporary
WMXD 92.3 FM Detroit, MI Urban Contemporary
W232CA (WGPR) 94.3 FM Detroit, MI Urban Contemporary
WKQI 95.5 FM Detroit, MI Top-40
WJLB 97.9 FM Detroit, MI Hip Hop
WDZH 98.7 FM Detroit, MI Top-40
W206BI (WDMK) (CP) 99.9 FM Urban Contemporary
WHTD 102.7 FM Mount Clemens, MI Hip Hop
W284BQ (WGPR) 104.7 FM Urban Contemporary
WDMK 105.9 FM Detroit, MI Urban Contemporary
W292DK (WMXD) (CP) 106.3 FM Urban Contemporary
WGPR 107.5 FM Detroit, MI Urban Contemporary
CKLW 800 AM Windsor, ON Talk
WTKA 1050 AM Ann Arbor, MI Sports
WTRX 1330 AM Flint, MI Sports
WEXL 1340 AM Royal Oak, MI Gospel Music

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Demographics of Pontiac, Michigan

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

26.6%

51.1%

0.58%

2.3%

16.5%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Pontiac, Michigan

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Businesses in Pontiac, Michigan


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Astou African Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   210 South Telegraph Road, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 682-5540

  2. Boric's Haircare for Everyone -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   514 North Telegraph Road, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 333-3390

  3. Keur Khadim African Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   740 W Huron Street, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 332-2893

  4. La Boutique Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   935 Orchard Lake Road, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 338-0638

  5. PHAT Head'z Barber Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   45826 Woodward Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 338-9972

  6. Styles of Afrika -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   101 North Saginaw Street, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 338-1307

  7. Tamika's Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   555 Auburn Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 454-0423

  8. Touba African Braiding -  Category: Black Beauty Salons -   155 South Telegraph Road, Pontiac, MI 48341-1939 (248) 451-1022

  9. We're All About You Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -   566 E Montcalm St Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 745-8692

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Traci Lynn Fashion Jewelry -  Category: Jewelry -   Fashionably Distinct, Breathtaking and Affordable   - 159 E.Pike St #D Pontiac, MI (248) 499-2808  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Chuck Atlanta Soula Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -  44768 Woodward Ave, Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 230-1721

  2. Larry's Soul Food Dining -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   326 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 758-1589

  3. L & J Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   45788 Woodward Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48341-5018 (248) 335-9130

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Community Action Day Pontiac Michigan

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CHURCHES



  1. Deliverance Church of God in Christ -  P O Box 431063, Pontiac, MI 48343, Pontiac, MI 48343 (248) 338-1041

  2. Highway to Holiness Church of God in Christ -  402 Central St., Pontiac, MI 48341, Pontiac, MI 48343 (248) 452-9673

  3. Johnson Memorial Cogic -  252 Wesson Street, Pontiac, MI 48341-2164 (248) 335-4858

  4. New Liberty Outreach Church of God in Christ -  223 Ferry, Pontiac, MI 48053 (248) 335-6880

  5. Newman African Methodist Episcopal Church -  233 Bagley Pontiac, MI 48341 (248) 332-2800  - (visit website)

  6. Saints Liberty Life Step Ministries Church of God in Christ -  340 E. Pike, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 338-6077

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Sevin Night Club -  Category: Nightclub -  The most excellent party place! They make you feel like a celebrity!  - 40 W Pike St, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 745-7461

  2. Tiki Bobs Cantina -  Category: Nightclub -   - 25 S Saginaw St, Pontiac, MI 48342 (248) 335-6100  - (visit website)

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