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ZIP Code 48138

Primary City:Grosse Ile, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11pm)
Coordinates:42.14, -83.15
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48138

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48138. 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 48138. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48138, 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:
Grosse Ile, MI
Unacceptable:
Hickory Isle

Stats and Demographics for the 48138 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48138 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 48138 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48138 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,371
Population Density 1,127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,465
Median Home Value $239,500
Land Area 9.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,143
Median Household Income $88,238

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17029839039219913513419831643748749946838026113610772
Female148306390366183138133234342457551530474370214189144123
Total3186047807583822732674326588941,0381,029942750475325251195

Gender

 Male 5,079 49%
 Female 5,292 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,907 95.5%
 Black Or African American 41 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.4%
 Asian 247 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 113 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner161274599381,017730355130
Renter844719269324213
Total241715301,0301,086762397143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,784 67%
 Single Guardian 391 9%
 Singles 869 21%
 Singles With Roommate 99 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,943 71%
 Households with Kids 1,200 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3235324556515664717888816182968593556345
Female20343141476752677373687394827910384623828
Total5269638610311810813114415115615415516417518817711710173

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48138 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48138 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 48138 real estate data, the median home value of $239,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48138. Rentals in 48138 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48138 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,341 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,584 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,188 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 371 8%
 Households Vacant 322 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 61 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 92 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 84 16%
 2 Bedroom 188 35%
 3+ Bedroom 268 50%
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 $88,238 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48138 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 48138 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,232 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,828 22%
 No Earnings 3,287 39%
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 3,232 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,828 22%
 No Earnings 3,287 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,196 93.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 1.8%
 Worked at Home 213 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48138 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 135 4%
 High School Graduate 1,330 37%
 Associate's degree 265 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,127 31%
 Master's degree 446 12%
 Professional school degree 218 6%
 Doctorate degree 94 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,857 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 104 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48138

ZIP Code 48138 is in the Grosse Ile Township School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48138.

Grosse Ile Middle School
23270 East River Rd
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grosse Ile Township School District
Parke Lane Elementary School
21610 Parke Ln
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Ile Township School District
Meridian Elementary School
26700 Meridian Rd
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Ile Township School District
Grosse Ile High School
7800 Grays Dr
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grosse Ile Township School District

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