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ZIP Code 48187

Primary City:Canton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26am)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.33, -83.49
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48187

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48187. 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 48187. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48187, 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:
Canton, MI
Unacceptable:
Canton Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48187 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48187 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48187 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48187 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,148
Population Density 2,719 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,185
Median Home Value $186,700
Land Area 18.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,059
Median Household Income $76,430

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
Male1,5271,8852,0001,8541,3991,4311,4131,6691,9031,8901,8611,5201,419942513277234221
Female1,4831,7691,9341,7371,4201,5451,5291,9352,0002,0011,9171,6791,477973520413385473
Total3,0103,6543,9343,5912,8192,9762,9423,6043,9033,8913,7783,1992,8961,9151,033690619694

Gender

 Male 23,958 49%
 Female 25,190 51%
Gender

Race

 White 36,958 75.2%
 Black Or African American 4,613 9.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.2%
 Asian 6,005 12.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 285 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,155 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner731,1132,8213,4702,9831,582666224
Renter4791,4811,131819539230201247
Total5522,5943,9524,2893,5221,812867471

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,757 60%
 Single Guardian 2,487 14%
 Singles 4,054 22%
 Singles With Roommate 761 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,092 61%
 Households with Kids 6,967 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male311295338305374354352406399440399392386383407407397340303277
Female254285319343319384372333361361393383371426374410370310273277
Total565580657648693738724739760801792775757809781817767650576554

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48187 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48187 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48187 real estate data, the median home value of $186,700 is slightly higher 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 48187. Rentals in 48187 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48187 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 49,018 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,325 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,607 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,127 27%
 Households Vacant 1,126 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 565 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 317 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 141 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,186 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,497 55%
 3+ Bedroom 744 16%
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 $76,430 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48187 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 48187 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 16,749 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,794 26%
 No Earnings 10,828 29%
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 16,749 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,794 26%
 No Earnings 10,828 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,544 94.2%
 Public transportation 71 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 407 1.7%
 Worked at Home 909 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 773 5%
 High School Graduate 5,538 37%
 Associate's degree 1,500 10%
 Bachelor's degree 4,289 29%
 Master's degree 2,233 15%
 Professional school degree 447 3%
 Doctorate degree 253 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,579 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,426 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 560 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48187

ZIP Code 48187 is in the Canton Charter Academy. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48187.

Canton Charter Academy
49100 Ford Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canton Charter Academy
Tonda Elementary School
46501 Warren Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Discovery Middle School
45083 Hanford Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Dodson Elementary School
205 North Beck Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Workman Elementary School
250 North Denton Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Gallimore Elementary School
8375 North Sheldon Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Miller Elementary School
43721 Hanford Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Eriksson Elementary School
1275 North Haggerty Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Hulsing Elementary School
8055 Fleet St
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Hoben Elementary School
44680 Saltz Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Plymouth High School
8400 North Beck Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Salem High School
46181 Joy Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Canton High School
8415 North Canton Center Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
International Academy @ the Park
8400 Beck Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Plymouth-Canton Community School District
Plymouth Christian Academy
43065 Joy Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Rosey'S Romper Room
8116 N Canton Center Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tutor Time Childcare Learning Center
951 N Canton Center Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Plymouth-Canton Montessori School
45245 Joy Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
All Saints School
48735 Warren Rd
Canton, MI 48187
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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