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ZIP Code 48127

Primary City:Dearborn Heights, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (9:07am)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.33, -83.27
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48127

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48127. 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 48127. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48127, 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 Heights, MI
Acceptable:
Dearborn Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 48127 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48127 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 48127 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 48127 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,501
Population Density 4,745 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,927
Median Home Value $98,600
Land Area 7.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,947
Median Household Income $43,326

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2481,3271,3091,3271,1289959981,0981,1921,2661,2731,037821625524506454406
Female1,2351,2561,2431,3841,0921,2261,1281,0541,0681,2221,3481,059910763788735722734
Total2,4832,5832,5522,7112,2202,2212,1262,1522,2602,4882,6212,0961,7311,3881,3121,2411,1761,140

Gender

 Male 17,534 48%
 Female 18,967 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,243 85.6%
 Black Or African American 3,102 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 0.3%
 Asian 750 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 265 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,031 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner991,0901,6992,2461,8871,4061,502741
Renter264697683583410284208148
Total3631,7872,3822,8292,2971,6901,710889

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,677 48%
 Single Guardian 2,423 17%
 Singles 4,362 31%
 Singles With Roommate 485 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,496 68%
 Households with Kids 4,451 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male252294248245263261280242281263256283251256276258305234254241
Female270234261240253269249244241266219247258253306296321223238230
Total522528509485516530529486522529475530509509582554626457492471

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48127 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48127 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48127 real estate data, the median home value of $98,600 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 48127. Rentals in 48127 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48127 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,147 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 160 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 74 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,542 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,128 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,277 22%
 Households Vacant 980 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 239 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Sale Only 296 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 74 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 296 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 1%
 1 Bedroom 762 22%
 2 Bedroom 891 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,775 51%
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 $43,326 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48127 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48127 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 8,789 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,967 25%
 No Earnings 12,670 45%
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 8,789 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,967 25%
 No Earnings 12,670 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,758 94.7%
 Public transportation 119 0.9%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 176 1.3%
 Worked at Home 403 3.0%
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 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 1,578 13.9%
 High School Graduate 6,037 53.2%
 Associate's degree 571 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,933 17.0%
 Master's degree 726 6.4%
 Professional school degree 418 3.7%
 Doctorate degree 76 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,887 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,447 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 884 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48127

ZIP Code 48127 is in the Star International Academy. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48127.

Star International Academy
24425 Hass St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Star International Academy
Clara B. Ford Academy (sda)
20651 West Warren St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Clara B. Ford Academy (Sda)
Vista Meadows Academy
20651 West Warren St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Vista Meadows Academy
Hillcrest Elementary School
7500 North Vernon St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Kinloch Elementary School
1505 Kinloch St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Riverside Middle School
25900 West Warren St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Highview Elementary School
25225 Richardson St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Crestwood Accelerated Program
7500 North Vernon St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Global Heights Academy
23713 Joy Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Global Heights Academy
River Oaks Elementary School
20755 Ann Arbor Trl
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn City School District
Crestwood High School
1501 North Beech Daly Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crestwood School District
Henry Ford Early College
22586 Ann Arbor Trl
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dearborn City School District
Dearborn Magnet High School
22586 Ann Arbor Trl
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dearborn City School District
St Linus Elementary School
6466 N Evangeline St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anselm Elementary School
17700 W Outer Dr
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hand N Hand Child Care Center-Immanuel Lutheran
27055 Ann Arbor Trl
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dearborn Heights Montessori Center
466 N John Daly Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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