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ZIP Code 48085

Primary City:Troy, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (9:12pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.60, -83.12
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48085. 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 48085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48085, 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:
Troy, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48085 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 48085 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 48085 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,660
Population Density 2,649 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,768
Median Home Value $212,700
Land Area 9.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,474
Median Household Income $91,629

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6118761,0661,0506244574896458661,0511,1071,01284961941027617192
Female5877589148685444755397999511,1311,1901,035862642418280203193
Total1,1981,6341,9801,9181,1689321,0281,4441,8172,1822,2972,0471,7111,261828556374285

Gender

 Male 12,271 50%
 Female 12,389 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,345 78.4%
 Black Or African American 873 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.2%
 Asian 3,831 15.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 117 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 457 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner234211,2962,1421,9751,183528144
Renter3516521318510133246
Total585861,5092,3272,0761,216552150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,243 74%
 Single Guardian 840 10%
 Singles 1,192 14%
 Singles With Roommate 199 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,205 61%
 Households with Kids 3,269 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male96125147133160168173178197191214206212243242241265173129122
Female107105125146131137148155187180204163182185184203198162121101
Total203230272279291305321333384371418369394428426444463335250223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48085 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 48085 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48085 real estate data, the median home value of $212,700 is slightly higher 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 48085. Rentals in 48085 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,483 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,572 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,140 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 762 9%
 Households Vacant 294 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 95 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 37 6%
 3+ Bedroom 590 94%
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 $91,629 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48085 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 48085 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 7,772 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,993 26%
 No Earnings 6,477 34%
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 7,772 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,993 26%
 No Earnings 6,477 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,878 96.3%
 Public transportation 24 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 1.0%
 Worked at Home 281 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 341 4%
 High School Graduate 2,366 30%
 Associate's degree 602 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,323 29%
 Master's degree 1,710 21%
 Professional school degree 298 4%
 Doctorate degree 363 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,495 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 592 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 204 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48085

ZIP Code 48085 is in the Troy School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48085.

Leonard Elementary School
4401 Tallman Dr
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Troy Union Elementary School
1340 East Square Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Hill Elementary School
4600 Forsyth Dr
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Smith Middle School
5835 Donaldson Dr
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Costello Elementary School
1333 Hamman Dr
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Larson Middle School
2222 East Long Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Wass Elementary School
2340 Willard Dr
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
Athens High School
4333 John R Rd
Troy, MI 48085
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Troy School District

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