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ZIP Code 48034

Primary City:Southfield, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08am)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.50, -83.29
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48034

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48034. 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 48034. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48034, 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:
Southfield, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48034 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48034 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48034 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48034 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,590
Population Density 2,914 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,222
Median Home Value $124,100
Land Area 4.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,455
Median Household Income $40,731

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male349302334378412466346368315306349345308225122129138193
Female354290315414450575488463454485548527453310200235214430
Total7035926497928621,041834831769791897872761535322364352623

Gender

 Male 5,385 43%
 Female 7,205 57%
Gender

Race

 White 2,605 20.7%
 Black Or African American 9,298 73.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.3%
 Asian 298 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 78 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 266 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12106219351477319209115
Renter3401,007840788641299335397
Total3521,1131,0591,1391,118618544512

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,557 24%
 Single Guardian 1,511 23%
 Singles 3,015 47%
 Singles With Roommate 372 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,900 76%
 Households with Kids 1,555 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7959636652725468566162537187798188706082
Female6770756254496950686568555869766996769782
Total146129138128106121123118124126130108129156155150184146157164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48034 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48034 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48034 real estate data, the median home value of $124,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48034 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48034 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48034 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,585 100.0%
 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 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,398 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 410 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,647 57%
 Households Vacant 1,767 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,168 66.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.1%
 For Sale Only 59 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 493 27.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 260 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,809 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,425 49%
 3+ Bedroom 478 10%
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 $40,731 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48034 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 48034 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 4,201 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,356 22%
 No Earnings 4,350 40%
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 4,201 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,356 22%
 No Earnings 4,350 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,204 92.9%
 Public transportation 191 3.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 1.4%
 Worked at Home 111 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 190 5%
 High School Graduate 1,983 51%
 Associate's degree 219 6%
 Bachelor's degree 912 23%
 Master's degree 294 8%
 Professional school degree 164 4%
 Doctorate degree 152 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,700 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 355 16.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 166 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48034

ZIP Code 48034 is in the Taylor International Academy. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48034.

Taylor International Academy
26555 Franklin Rd
Southfield, MI 48034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taylor International Academy
Adlai Stevenson Elementary School
27777 Lahser Rd
Southfield, MI 48034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southfield Public School District
Southfield Christian School
28650 Lahser Rd
Southfield, MI 48034
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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