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ZIP Code 48081

Primary City:Saint Clair Shores, MI (View All Cities)
County: Macomb County
Timezone: Eastern (1:12am)
Area code: 586 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.49, -82.90
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48081. 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 48081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48081, 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:
Saint Clair Shores, MI
Acceptable:
St Clair Shrs, St Clr Shores
Unacceptable:
Saint Clair Shrs, St Clair Shores, St Clr Shrs

Stats and Demographics for the 48081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48081 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 48081 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48081 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,635
Population Density 5,251 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,463
Median Home Value $105,000
Land Area 3.93 sq mi
Water Area 1.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,933
Median Household Income $57,256

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male466509580675535620563606650816870858621413308282340264
Female459508583578501576522588696829939850638546402449548447
Total9251,0171,1631,2531,0361,1961,0851,1941,3461,6451,8091,7081,259959710731888711

Gender

 Male 9,976 48%
 Female 10,659 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,642 95.2%
 Black Or African American 371 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.3%
 Asian 169 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 60 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 327 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner567511,0951,6681,6711,0021,031437
Renter53249246244173859379
Total1091,0001,3411,9121,8441,0871,124516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,265 48%
 Single Guardian 1,386 16%
 Singles 2,846 32%
 Singles With Roommate 436 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,706 75%
 Households with Kids 2,227 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8091117901111118693108106117112126119153144144132102107
Female88103928787107941191011171321001091251261101171279893
Total168194209177198218180212209223249212235244279254261259200200

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48081 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48081 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48081 real estate data, the median home value of $105,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48081. Rentals in 48081 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,468 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 157 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,188 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,523 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,222 13%
 Households Vacant 530 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 140 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 139 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 4%
 1 Bedroom 438 35%
 2 Bedroom 348 28%
 3+ Bedroom 406 33%
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 $57,256 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48081 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. Most commuters in 48081 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 6,656 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,529 26%
 No Earnings 6,376 36%
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 6,656 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,529 26%
 No Earnings 6,376 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,107 94%
 Public transportation 160 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 119 1%
 Worked at Home 267 3%
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 557 7.7%
 High School Graduate 4,300 59.2%
 Associate's degree 776 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,086 15.0%
 Master's degree 430 5.9%
 Professional school degree 57 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 52 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,608 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 624 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 184 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48081

ZIP Code 48081 is in the Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb). There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48081.

Ardmore Elementary School
27001 Greater Mack Ave
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb)
Jefferson Middle School
27900 Rockwood St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb)
Greenwood Elementary School
27900 Joan St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb)
Princeton Elementary School
20300 Statler St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb)
Rodgers Elementary School
21601 Lanse St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Shore Public Schools (Macomb)
Lakeview High School
21100 East 11 Mile Rd
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakeview Public Schools (Macomb)
St Germaine Elementary School
28250 Rockwood St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Apple Tree Daycare Center
19800 Frazho St
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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