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ZIP Code 48197

Primary City:Ypsilanti, MI (View All Cities)
County: Washtenaw County
Timezone: Eastern (3:29am)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.21, -83.62
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48197

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48197. 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 48197. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48197, 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:
Ypsilanti, MI
Unacceptable:
Rawsonville

Stats and Demographics for the 48197 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48197 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 48197 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48197 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 61,132
Population Density 1,459 people per sq mi
Housing Units 26,652
Median Home Value $153,700
Land Area 41.91 sq mi
Water Area 1.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 24,488
Median Household Income $48,772

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1562,0121,7682,6883,9852,7062,2102,1652,1181,7611,7741,4811,182739438296247184
Female2,0681,8431,7652,9333,9352,6222,2902,2122,0191,9151,9311,6511,360863549418391457
Total4,2243,8553,5335,6217,9205,3284,5004,3774,1373,6763,7053,1322,5421,602987714638641

Gender

 Male 29,910 49%
 Female 31,222 51%
Gender

Race

 White 37,662 61.6%
 Black Or African American 16,090 26.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 253 0.4%
 Asian 3,042 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 1,262 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,789 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1851,8533,1463,0372,6041,248629197
Renter3,0183,3041,7851,4331,019468316246
Total3,2035,1574,9314,4703,6231,716945443

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,261 38%
 Single Guardian 3,979 16%
 Singles 8,153 33%
 Singles With Roommate 3,095 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,132 70%
 Households with Kids 7,356 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male404421439428418409410371404347340396319366355387382634930926
Female4044374063994073913643353463373633793543323583343668751,000968
Total8088588458278258007747067506847037756736987137217481,5091,9301,894

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48197 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48197 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 48197 real estate data, the median home value of $153,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48197 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48197 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48197 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 58,315 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 32 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,641 4.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,399 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,500 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,589 43%
 Households Vacant 2,164 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,196 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 2%
 For Sale Only 301 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 64 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 489 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 454 4%
 1 Bedroom 4,351 37%
 2 Bedroom 4,884 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,102 18%
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 $48,772 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48197 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 48197 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 19,813 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,290 34%
 No Earnings 13,418 27%
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 19,813 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,290 34%
 No Earnings 13,418 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26,851 88.0%
 Public transportation 914 3.0%
 Taxicab 37 0.1%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,503 4.9%
 Worked at Home 1,200 3.9%
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 1,884 10%
 High School Graduate 7,601 42%
 Associate's degree 1,383 8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,212 23%
 Master's degree 1,994 11%
 Professional school degree 561 3%
 Doctorate degree 548 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,928 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,356 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,044 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48197

ZIP Code 48197 is in the South Arbor Charter Academy. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48197.

South Arbor Charter Academy
8200 Carpenter Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Arbor Charter Academy
Fortis Academy
3875 Golfside Dr
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fortis Academy
East Arbor Charter Academy
6885 Merritt Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Arbor Charter Academy
Bishop Elementary School
8888 Whittaker Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Childs Elementary School
7300 Bemis Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Brick Elementary School
8970 Whittaker Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Lincoln Middle School
8744 Whittaker Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Model Elementary School
8850 Whittaker Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Lincoln Redner Elementary School
8888 Whittaker Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Estabrook School
1555 West Cross St
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Perry Child Development Center
550 Perry St
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Arbor Preparatory High School
6800 Hitchingham Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Arbor Preparatory High School District
Wsc Academy - Ypsilanti Campus
855 Jefferson St
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wsc Academy
Roberto Clemente Center
4377 Textile Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ann Arbor Public Schools
Lincoln Senior High School
7425 Willis Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln Consolidated School District
Ypsilanti Middle School
105 North Mansfield St
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Ypsilanti High School
2095 Packard Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Early College Alliance
220 King Hall
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washtenaw Independent School District
Adventure Center
2111 Golfside Dr Ste a
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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