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ZIP Code 48161

Primary City:Monroe, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Monroe
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29am)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -83.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48161

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48161. 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 48161. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48161, 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:
Monroe, MI
Acceptable:
Frenchtown, Raisinville Twp, Raisinvl Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48161 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48161 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 48161 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48161 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,470
Population Density 591 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,352
Median Home Value $100,800
Land Area 44.76 sq mi
Water Area 1.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,298
Median Household Income $41,499

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
Male8629411,0099688247947908558949711,038878724464345241200155
Female837898957877820833826845967995997909749542391372337365
Total1,6991,8391,9661,8451,6441,6271,6161,7001,8611,9662,0351,7871,4731,006736613537520

Gender

 Male 12,953 49%
 Female 13,517 51%
Gender

Race

 White 23,950 90.5%
 Black Or African American 1,256 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.2%
 Asian 165 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 341 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 689 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1377991,3151,7291,596931653242
Renter293630550528383218166128
Total4301,4291,8652,2571,9791,149819370

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,784 46%
 Single Guardian 2,159 21%
 Singles 2,835 28%
 Singles With Roommate 520 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,857 67%
 Households with Kids 3,441 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male166167191153172191195180203199217204202187200193191196188180
Female145179182173169179167185198175192184210196153195179163187188
Total311346373326341370362365401374409388412383353388370359375368

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48161 has a slightly less than average 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 48161 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 48161 real estate data, the median home value of $100,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48161 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48161 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48161 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,865 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 193 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 101 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 299 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,801 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,601 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,896 26%
 Households Vacant 1,054 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 404 38.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.3%
 For Sale Only 285 27.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 86 8.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 19.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 1%
 1 Bedroom 822 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,072 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,184 38%
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 $41,499 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48161 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 48161 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 7,011 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,764 27%
 No Earnings 8,465 40%
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 7,011 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,764 27%
 No Earnings 8,465 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,061 91.8%
 Public transportation 192 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 381 3.5%
 Worked at Home 291 2.7%
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 1,194 14.3%
 High School Graduate 5,423 64.8%
 Associate's degree 569 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 803 9.6%
 Master's degree 307 3.7%
 Professional school degree 53 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,556 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 549 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 450 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48161

ZIP Code 48161 is in the Monroe Independent School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48161.

Monroe County Education Center
1091 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe Independent School District
Monroe County Youth Center
3600 South Custer Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe Independent School District
Monroe County Transition Center
1103 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe Independent School District
Monroe County Isd - Local Based Spec Ed Programs
1101 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe Independent School District
Custer Elementary School
5003 West Albain Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe Public Schools
Waterloo School
1933 South Custer Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe Public Schools
Orchard Center High School
1750 Oak St
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monroe Public Schools
Monroe Middle School
503 Washington St
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Monroe Public Schools
Monroe High School
901 Herr Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monroe Public Schools
Monroe County Middle College
1101 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monroe Independent School District
St John Elementary School
521 S Monroe St
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Michael School
510 W Front St
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
315 Scott St
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Meadow Montessori School
1670 S Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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