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ZIP Code 48021

Primary City:Eastpointe, MI (View All Cities)
County: Macomb County
Timezone: Eastern (9:44am)
Coordinates:42.47, -82.94
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48021. 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 48021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48021, 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:
Eastpointe, MI
Acceptable:
East Detroit

Stats and Demographics for the 48021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48021 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 48021 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48021 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,353
Population Density 6,323 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,753
Median Home Value $62,700
Land Area 5.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,517
Median Household Income $43,274

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1471,1491,2231,2949589661,1391,2001,1181,1481,1911,000689409280254266229
Female9701,0901,1681,2429071,0031,2791,3141,2001,1471,3101,038796460415416458480
Total2,1172,2392,3912,5361,8651,9692,4182,5142,3182,2952,5012,0381,485869695670724709

Gender

 Male 15,660 48%
 Female 16,693 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,230 65.6%
 Black Or African American 9,564 29.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 0.4%
 Asian 349 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 149 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 927 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1141,3032,0192,2231,815882906520
Renter14168869049635718911955
Total2551,9912,7092,7192,1721,0711,025575

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,004 40%
 Single Guardian 3,193 26%
 Singles 3,593 29%
 Singles With Roommate 727 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,149 65%
 Households with Kids 4,368 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male212214243253213224226235251241227263234258257278258267234234
Female179193203208239191198215247218242247227234238264271259210186
Total391407446461452415424450498459469510461492495542529526444420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48021 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48021 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48021 real estate data, the median home value of $62,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48021 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48021 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,332 99.9%
 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 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,116 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,666 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,735 20%
 Households Vacant 1,236 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 226 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 354 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 92 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 529 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 2%
 1 Bedroom 577 18%
 2 Bedroom 397 13%
 3+ Bedroom 2,122 67%
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 $43,274 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48021 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48021 has very few people that work at home. 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 48021 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,571 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,795 28%
 No Earnings 9,334 38%
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 8,571 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,795 28%
 No Earnings 9,334 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,193 94.1%
 Public transportation 122 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 32 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 424 3.3%
 Worked at Home 181 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,624 17.6%
 High School Graduate 5,854 63.3%
 Associate's degree 689 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 658 7.1%
 Master's degree 384 4.2%
 Professional school degree 35 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,256 85.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 575 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 451 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48021

ZIP Code 48021 is in the Eaton Academy. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48021.

Eaton Academy
21450 Universal Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Eaton Academy
Bellview Elementary School
15800 Bell Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
Kelly Middle School
24701 Kelly Rd
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
Pleasantview Elementary School
16501 Toepfer Dr
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
Forest Park Elementary
18361 Forest Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
Crescentwood Elementary School
14500 Crescentwood
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
Koepsell Education Center
21760 Raven Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Lake School District
Kellwood School (alternative)
23750 David
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
East Detroit High School
15501 Couzens Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Detroit Public Schools
St Peter'S Lutheran School
23000 Gratiot Ave
Eastpointe, MI 48021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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