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ZIP Code 48072

Primary City:Berkley, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (3:59am)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.50, -83.18
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48072. 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 48072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48072, 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:
Berkley, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48072 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 48072 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48072 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,970
Population Density 6,233 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,932
Median Home Value $142,200
Land Area 2.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,594
Median Household Income $70,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48442440740933561773161758954753849635318513411610283
Female504423426372326615742572585584621557401267190170202246
Total9888478337816611,2321,4731,1891,1741,1311,1591,053754452324286304329

Gender

 Male 7,167 48%
 Female 7,803 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,960 93.3%
 Black Or African American 453 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.3%
 Asian 196 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 40 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 269 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner429961,1371,1591,026464340199
Renter553472471961286310887
Total971,3431,3841,3551,154527448286

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,015 46%
 Single Guardian 881 13%
 Singles 2,213 34%
 Singles With Roommate 485 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,747 72%
 Households with Kids 1,847 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1021019267828586809169759184889510095596058
Female12910674102779390847988848010272837680765746
Total231207166169159178176164170157159171186160178176175135117104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48072 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48072 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 48072 real estate data, the median home value of $142,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48072. Rentals in 48072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,949 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 4,296 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,067 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,231 18%
 Households Vacant 338 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 110 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 6%
 1 Bedroom 254 19%
 2 Bedroom 384 29%
 3+ Bedroom 591 45%
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 $70,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48072 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 48072 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 5,895 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,162 26%
 No Earnings 3,041 25%
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 5,895 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,162 26%
 No Earnings 3,041 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,694 93.4%
 Public transportation 30 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 250 3.0%
 Worked at Home 257 3.1%
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 284 5%
 High School Graduate 2,168 40%
 Associate's degree 412 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,553 29%
 Master's degree 593 11%
 Professional school degree 276 5%
 Doctorate degree 88 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,062 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 203 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 272 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48072

ZIP Code 48072 is in the Berkley School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48072.

Anderson Middle School
3205 Catalpa Dr
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Berkley School District
Rogers Elementary School
2265 Hamilton Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkley School District
Angell Elementary School
3849 Beverly Blvd
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkley School District
Pattengill School
3540 Morrison Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkley School District
Berkley High School
2325 Catalpa Dr
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Berkley School District
Our Lady of La Salette School
2219 Coolidge Hwy
Berkley, MI 48072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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