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ZIP Code 48189

Primary City:Whitmore Lake, MI (View All Cities)
County: Washtenaw County
Timezone: Eastern (2:46am)
Coordinates:42.41, -83.79
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48189

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48189. 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 48189. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48189, 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:
Whitmore Lake, MI
Acceptable:
Hamburg Twp
Unacceptable:
Hamburg, Northfield Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48189 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48189 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 48189 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48189 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,632
Population Density 397 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,005
Median Home Value $146,700
Land Area 34.33 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,454
Median Household Income $56,759

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male412424420472365457436485519622666557399261167915841
Female4013854804213534134104535446396455153682961751188183
Total8138099008937188708469381,0631,2611,3111,072767557342209139124

Gender

 Male 6,852 50%
 Female 6,780 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,032 95.6%
 Black Or African American 151 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.4%
 Asian 107 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 75 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 210 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner614408341,26195553921979
Renter12030823520513443174
Total1817481,0691,4661,08958223683

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,963 54%
 Single Guardian 747 14%
 Singles 1,333 24%
 Singles With Roommate 411 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,711 68%
 Households with Kids 1,743 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8471959379778210383838078899010110499897963
Female817766757491697675968589108102979291687363
Total165148161168153168151179158179165167197192198196190157152126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48189 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 48189 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 48189 real estate data, the median home value of $146,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48189 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48189 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48189 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,503 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 102 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 23 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,270 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,118 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,066 18%
 Households Vacant 551 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 148 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 196 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 260 26%
 2 Bedroom 357 36%
 3+ Bedroom 379 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 $56,759 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48189 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 48189 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 4,504 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,107 29%
 No Earnings 3,256 30%
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 4,504 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,107 29%
 No Earnings 3,256 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,531 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 0.8%
 Worked at Home 231 3.4%
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 220 5%
 High School Graduate 2,367 54%
 Associate's degree 470 11%
 Bachelor's degree 884 20%
 Master's degree 261 6%
 Professional school degree 80 2%
 Doctorate degree 96 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,878 73.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 482 18.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 202 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48189

ZIP Code 48189 is in the Michigan Department of Human Services School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48189.

W.j. Maxey Training School
9036 East MI State Rd 36
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Michigan Department of Human Services School District
Whitmore Lake Elementary School
1077 Barker Rd
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitmore Lake Public School District
Whitmore Lake Middle School
8877 Main St
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Whitmore Lake Public School District
Whitmore Lake High School
7430 Whitmore Lake Rd
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whitmore Lake Public School District

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