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ZIP Code 48126

Primary City:Dearborn, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:04pm)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.33, -83.20
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48126. 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 48126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48126, 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:
Dearborn, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48126 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 48126 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48126 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,465
Population Density 4,843 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,840
Median Home Value $85,600
Land Area 9.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,914
Median Household Income $28,335

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2952,5782,3362,2671,9111,5891,4411,4841,6031,4351,2491,002812566462307257238
Female2,2502,4382,2192,1501,9501,7491,5111,5201,3771,3291,103908826608535340370450
Total4,5455,0164,5554,4173,8613,3382,9523,0042,9802,7642,3521,9101,6381,174997647627688

Gender

 Male 23,832 50%
 Female 23,633 50%
Gender

Race

 White 41,823 88.1%
 Black Or African American 1,557 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.2%
 Asian 873 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.0%
 Other Race 392 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 2,723 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1869411,6951,8071,428909646350
Renter3661,3911,4961,156677415243208
Total5522,3323,1912,9632,1051,324889558

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,541 54%
 Single Guardian 2,625 19%
 Singles 3,409 25%
 Singles With Roommate 339 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,252 52%
 Households with Kids 6,662 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male484444462465525480555525493481462463446484491471446405454424
Female495447410456475490477500496496428415449431401466452437394428
Total9798918729211,0009701,0321,025989977890878895915892937898842848852

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48126 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48126 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48126 real estate data, the median home value of $85,600 is low 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 48126. Rentals in 48126 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,450 100.0%
 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 15 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,370 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,592 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,952 38%
 Households Vacant 1,926 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 538 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1%
 For Sale Only 251 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 148 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 850 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 289 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,113 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,236 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,739 32%
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 $28,335 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48126 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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, 48126 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 48126 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 7,056 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,179 25%
 No Earnings 17,287 53%
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 7,056 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,179 25%
 No Earnings 17,287 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,473 95.3%
 Public transportation 92 0.8%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 286 2.4%
 Worked at Home 181 1.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 3,484 27%
 High School Graduate 5,690 45%
 Associate's degree 602 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,873 15%
 Master's degree 653 5%
 Professional school degree 239 2%
 Doctorate degree 162 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,027 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 588 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,593 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48126

ZIP Code 48126 is in the Advanced Technology Academy. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48126.

Advanced Technology Academy
4801 Oakman Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Advanced Technology Academy
Riverside Academy - West Campus
6409 Schaefer Rd
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Riverside Academy
Academy for Business and Technology Elementary
5277 Calhoun St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Academy for Business and Technology
Riverside Academy
6409 Schaefer Rd
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Riverside Academy
Iris Becker Elementary School
10821 Henson St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Woodworth Middle School
4951 Ternes St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Lowrey Middle School
6601 Jonathon St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Miller Elementary School
4824 Lois St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Mccollough Elementary School
7801 Maple St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Unis Middle School
7801 Maple St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Geer Park Elementary
14767 Prospect St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Henry Ford Elementary School
16140 Driscoll St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Maples Elementary School
6801 Mead St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Mcdonald Elementary School
10151 Diversey St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Oakman Elementary School
7545 Chase Rd
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
William Ford Elementary School
14749 Alber St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Lowrey Elementary School
6601 Jonathon St
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Creative Learning Center - Dearborn
13318 Michigan Ave
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clintondale Community School District
Fordson High School
13800 Ford Rd
Dearborn, MI 48126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dearborn City School District

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