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ZIP Code 48186

Primary City:Westland, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -83.37
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48186

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48186. 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 48186. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48186, 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:
Westland, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48186 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48186 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 48186 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 48186 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,506
Population Density 4,420 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,301
Median Home Value $85,900
Land Area 8.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,025
Median Household Income $45,598

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3041,2821,3051,3091,1301,1911,2531,3961,3481,4561,3921,139865534440319218143
Female1,1411,1651,2591,2181,1331,1871,2751,3791,2911,3771,3641,2121,023706578468353353
Total2,4452,4472,5642,5272,2632,3782,5282,7752,6392,8332,7562,3511,8881,2401,018787571496

Gender

 Male 18,024 49%
 Female 18,482 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,279 77.5%
 Black Or African American 5,877 16.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.5%
 Asian 702 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 424 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,023 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1521,2012,0382,3462,0601,249793235
Renter345821846762509292207169
Total4972,0222,8843,1082,5691,5411,000404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,018 43%
 Single Guardian 3,347 24%
 Singles 3,775 27%
 Singles With Roommate 885 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,211 66%
 Households with Kids 4,814 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male246261286256249257236265275239254274271267281276257253242255
Female210227239221249225222245224217273257266246254235243237249226
Total456488525477498482458510499456527531537513535511500490491481

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48186 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48186 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 48186 real estate data, the median home value of $85,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48186 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48186 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48186 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,084 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 231 0.6%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 191 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,456 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,618 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,951 26%
 Households Vacant 1,276 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 455 35.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.8%
 For Sale Only 211 16.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 1.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 534 41.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 2%
 1 Bedroom 770 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,386 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,837 45%
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 $45,598 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48186 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. Most commuters in 48186 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 9,854 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,974 28%
 No Earnings 10,453 37%
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 9,854 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,974 28%
 No Earnings 10,453 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,341 94.6%
 Public transportation 117 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 278 1.8%
 Worked at Home 424 2.8%
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 1,593 14.4%
 High School Graduate 7,305 66.1%
 Associate's degree 733 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,043 9.4%
 Master's degree 289 2.6%
 Professional school degree 52 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 43 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,004 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 576 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 630 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48186

ZIP Code 48186 is in the Wayne-Westland Community School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48186.

Adams Upper Elementary School
33475 Palmer Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Albert Schweitzer Elementary School
2601 Treadwell St
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School
1031 South Schuman St
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Eugene B. Elliott Elementary School
30800 Bennington St
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
John Marshall Upper Elementary School
35100 Bayview St
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
P.D. Graham Elementary School
1255 South John Hix St
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Academy of Westland
300 South Henry Ruff Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Academy of Westland
American International Acdemy
300 Henry Ruff Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: American International Academy
Tinkham Alternative Education
450 South Venoy Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Adlai Stevenson Middle School
38501 Palmer Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Wayne-Westland Adult and Community Education
450 South Venoy Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
St John'S Lutheran School
2602 S Wayne Rd
Westland, MI 48186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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