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ZIP Code 48101

Primary City:Allen Park, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Coordinates:42.26, -83.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48101. 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 48101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48101, 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:
Allen Park, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48101 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 48101 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 slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48101 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,200
Population Density 4,017 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,202
Median Home Value $101,600
Land Area 7.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,576
Median Household Income $58,720

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7197789491,0197807828729099411,0711,124988740483397299376340
Female7038078969197557978808909191,0601,2291,043786584476489696704
Total1,4221,5851,8451,9381,5351,5791,7521,7991,8602,1312,3532,0311,5261,0678737881,0721,044

Gender

 Male 13,567 48%
 Female 14,633 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,195 92.9%
 Black Or African American 604 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 147 0.5%
 Asian 227 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 573 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 445 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner911,0991,6042,1561,9431,0961,210697
Renter63336360335224111122129
Total1541,4351,9642,4912,1671,2071,332826

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,684 49%
 Single Guardian 1,919 17%
 Singles 3,480 30%
 Singles With Roommate 493 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,202 71%
 Households with Kids 3,374 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male154156141143144139164160171165180187197220245217211175171181
Female125129149166159165167149167164204159185184181214192168164163
Total279285290309303304331309338329384346382404426431403343335344

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48101 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 48101 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48101 real estate data, the median home value of $101,600 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 48101. Rentals in 48101 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,029 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,317 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,579 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,680 14%
 Households Vacant 626 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 130 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 161 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 3%
 1 Bedroom 357 23%
 2 Bedroom 408 26%
 3+ Bedroom 741 48%
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 $58,720 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48101 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48101 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,981 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,132 27%
 No Earnings 8,705 38%
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 7,981 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,132 27%
 No Earnings 8,705 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,799 97.2%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 1.3%
 Worked at Home 165 1.4%
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 885 9.8%
 High School Graduate 5,191 57.2%
 Associate's degree 925 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,450 16.0%
 Master's degree 519 5.7%
 Professional school degree 74 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,153 79.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 610 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 492 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48101

ZIP Code 48101 is in the Allen Park Public Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48101.

Bennie Elementary School
17401 Champaign Rd
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Arno Elementary School
7500 Fox Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Lindemann Elementary School
9201 Carter Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Allen Park Middle School
8401 Vine Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Rogers Early Elementary School
5000 Shenandoah Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Melvindale-North Allen Park School District
Allen Park Community School
14700 Moore Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Allen Park High School
18401 Champaign Rd
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Allen Park Public Schools
Cabrini High School
15305 Wick Rd
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Cabrini Elementary & Middle School
15300 Wick Rd
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Inter-City Baptist School
4700 Allen Rd
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Childrens Center of Allen Park
4141 Laurence Ave
Allen Park, MI 48101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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