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ZIP Code 48042

Primary City:Macomb, MI (View All Cities)
County: Macomb County
Timezone: Eastern (10:05pm)
Area code: 586 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.67, -82.92
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48042. 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 48042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48042, 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:
Macomb, MI
Unacceptable:
Macomb Township

Stats and Demographics for the 48042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48042 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48042 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48042 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,291
Population Density 1,201 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,515
Median Home Value $210,100
Land Area 22.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,209
Median Household Income $82,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9361,1391,2269706315747481,0281,1601,19196477671347138927917989
Female9741,1491,1158935866208051,1121,2121,210932831747542386352191171
Total1,9102,2882,3411,8631,2171,1941,5532,1402,3722,4011,8961,6071,4601,013775631370260

Gender

 Male 13,463 49%
 Female 13,828 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,604 93.8%
 Black Or African American 616 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 593 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 107 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 324 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner369272,1462,2141,6331,024649163
Renter1684126994625147
Total521,0112,2722,3131,6791,049663170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,776 74%
 Single Guardian 829 9%
 Singles 1,389 15%
 Singles With Roommate 215 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,282 57%
 Households with Kids 3,927 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male153195213225246205221218249281241229225250221201196190162126
Female177186211216210239225242233241236228207203214219199151110144
Total330381424441456444446460482522477457432453435420395341272270

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48042 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48042 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 48042 real estate data, the median home value of $210,100 is slightly higher than average 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 48042. Rentals in 48042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,263 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 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,166 75%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,626 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 417 4%
 Households Vacant 306 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 135 44%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 126 43%
 3+ Bedroom 164 57%
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 $82,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48042 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. However, that is not the case in 48042. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,793 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,603 27%
 No Earnings 6,642 32%
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 8,793 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,603 27%
 No Earnings 6,642 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,262 96.6%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 0.7%
 Worked at Home 321 2.5%
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 687 7.8%
 High School Graduate 3,989 45.3%
 Associate's degree 1,256 14.2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,147 24.4%
 Master's degree 600 6.8%
 Professional school degree 92 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 44 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,530 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 594 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 336 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48042

ZIP Code 48042 is in the Chippewa Valley School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48042.

Sequoyah Elementary School
18500 24 Mile Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chippewa Valley School District
Atwood Elementary School
45690 North Ave
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: L'Anse Creuse Public Schools
L'Anse Creuse Middle School - North
46201 Fairchild Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: L'Anse Creuse Public Schools
Beck Centennial Elementary School
54600 Hayes Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Utica Community School District
L'Anse Creuse High School - North
23700 21 Mile Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: L'Anse Creuse Public Schools
Lutheran High School North
16825 24 Mile Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Peter Lutheran School
17051 24 Mile Rd
Macomb, MI 48042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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