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ZIP Code 48009

Primary City:Birmingham, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (3:22pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.55, -83.22
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48009. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 48009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48009, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Birmingham, MI
Unacceptable:
Bham

Stats and Demographics for the 48009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48009 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48009 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48009 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,107
Population Density 3,980 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,981
Median Home Value $347,400
Land Area 5.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,041
Median Household Income $98,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male650745717559271505602719788859787668597441246214161142
Female641717666509252605671828853859859752664451306258241304
Total1,2911,4621,3831,0685231,1101,2731,5471,6411,7181,6461,4201,261892552472402446

Gender

 Male 9,671 48%
 Female 10,436 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,560 92.3%
 Black Or African American 612 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.1%
 Asian 504 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 73 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 327 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner305891,2841,6541,382825560276
Renter8271159443729713584101
Total1121,3001,8782,0911,679960644377

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,373 48%
 Single Guardian 935 10%
 Singles 3,277 36%
 Singles With Roommate 456 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,345 70%
 Households with Kids 2,696 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121125149142153141160131160160151141130135131146138954951
Female152130115124142150142131152128134152130122130130130813840
Total2732552642662952913022623122882852932602572612762681768791

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48009 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48009 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48009 real estate data, the median home value of $347,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48009. Rentals in 48009 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,106 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,970 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,630 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,441 24%
 Households Vacant 940 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 332 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Sale Only 232 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 70 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 144 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 2%
 1 Bedroom 488 23%
 2 Bedroom 960 44%
 3+ Bedroom 677 31%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $98,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48009 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48009 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,516 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,717 24%
 No Earnings 4,440 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,516 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,717 24%
 No Earnings 4,440 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,118 91.0%
 Public transportation 26 0.3%
 Taxicab 25 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 2.0%
 Worked at Home 650 6.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48009 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 1%
 High School Graduate 966 15%
 Associate's degree 210 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,538 38%
 Master's degree 1,488 22%
 Professional school degree 1,083 16%
 Doctorate degree 267 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,898 70.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,030 25.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 195 4.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48009

ZIP Code 48009 is in the School District of the City of Birmingham. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48009.

Derby Middle School
1300 Derby Rd
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Birmingham
Pierce Elementary School
1829 Pierce St
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Birmingham
Quarton Elementary
771 Chesterfield Ave
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Birmingham
Ernest W. Seaholm High School
2436 West Lincoln St
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District of the City of Birmingham
Our Shepherd Lutheran School & Preschool
1658 E Lincoln St
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Roeper School
1051 Oakland Ave
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eton Academy
1755 E Melton Rd
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gateway Montessori School
300 Willits St
Birmingham, MI 48009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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