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ZIP Code 48117

Primary City:Carleton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14pm)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -83.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48117. 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 48117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48117, 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:
Carleton, MI
Unacceptable:
Ash Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48117 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 48117 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48117 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,124
Population Density 185 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,104
Median Home Value $157,900
Land Area 54.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,847
Median Household Income $55,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2592833893862782452602893494524794303642271431007738
Female24729434437326725625230835344245943931822617213611377
Total506577733759545501512597702894938869682453315236190115

Gender

 Male 5,048 50%
 Female 5,076 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,706 95.9%
 Black Or African American 182 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.3%
 Asian 36 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 142 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5331656893383744225367
Renter1870946849253618
Total713866621,00188646728985

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,334 61%
 Single Guardian 569 15%
 Singles 788 20%
 Singles With Roommate 156 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,600 68%
 Households with Kids 1,247 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male48405564534357686271758110062757875778163
Female3949465951605666616775597073848569706561
Total8789101123104103113134123138150140170135159163144147146124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48117 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48117 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 48117 real estate data, the median home value of $157,900 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 48117. Rentals in 48117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,124 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,241 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,228 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 378 9%
 Households Vacant 257 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 80 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 111 31%
 2 Bedroom 56 16%
 3+ Bedroom 189 52%
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 $55,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48117 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 48117 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 2,756 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,175 27%
 No Earnings 3,085 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 2,756 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,175 27%
 No Earnings 3,085 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,118 96.5%
 Public transportation 41 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 0.7%
 Worked at Home 78 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 470 14.0%
 High School Graduate 2,155 64.0%
 Associate's degree 311 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 322 9.6%
 Master's degree 89 2.6%
 Professional school degree 8 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,701 88.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48117

ZIP Code 48117 is in the Airport Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48117.

Loren Eyler Elementary School
1335 Carleton Rockwood Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Airport Community School District
Joseph C. Sterling Elementary School
160 Fessner Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Airport Community School District
Wagar Junior High School
11200 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Airport Community School District
Airport Senior High School
11330 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Airport Community School District
St Patrick Elementary School
2970 W Labo Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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