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ZIP Code 48212

Primary City:Hamtramck, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (4:47pm)
Coordinates:42.41, -83.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48212. 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 48212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48212, 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:
Hamtramck, MI
Acceptable:
Detroit

Stats and Demographics for the 48212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48212 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 48212 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48212 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,038
Population Density 7,298 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,301
Median Home Value $40,300
Land Area 5.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,965
Median Household Income $23,694

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7161,7541,5491,7161,6401,5761,5351,4881,4301,3721,4321,138807485312242165172
Female1,6631,5011,5241,4761,6041,4431,3191,1461,0881,0481,053952767482415321303404
Total3,3793,2553,0733,1923,2443,0192,8542,6342,5182,4202,4852,0901,574967727563468576

Gender

 Male 20,529 53%
 Female 18,509 47%
Gender

Race

 White 14,572 37.3%
 Black Or African American 14,245 36.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 0.3%
 Asian 8,398 21.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 184 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,503 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1647901,1571,3891,354676553372
Renter4221,4271,2101,10175433418577
Total5862,2172,3672,4902,1081,010738449

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,228 35%
 Single Guardian 3,656 31%
 Singles 3,418 29%
 Singles With Roommate 663 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,932 58%
 Households with Kids 5,033 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male335349372305346305363353387345312286298308312309331379385367
Female311319319365282355278286300307311320293293303266316290301347
Total646668691670628660641639687652623606591601615575647669686714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48212 has a slightly higher 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 48212 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48212 real estate data, the median home value of $40,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48212 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48212 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,770 94.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,063 5.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 152 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,263 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,192 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,510 36%
 Households Vacant 3,336 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 803 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 51 2%
 For Sale Only 273 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 102 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,072 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 97 2%
 1 Bedroom 699 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,983 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,079 43%
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 $23,694 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48212 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 48212 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 6,622 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,008 24%
 No Earnings 15,282 53%
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 6,622 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,008 24%
 No Earnings 15,282 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,879 85.1%
 Public transportation 467 4.5%
 Taxicab 53 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 732 7.0%
 Worked at Home 304 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,689 30.9%
 High School Graduate 6,472 54.2%
 Associate's degree 591 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 816 6.8%
 Master's degree 241 2.0%
 Professional school degree 74 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 64 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,565 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 773 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,311 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48212

ZIP Code 48212 is in the Frontier International Academy. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48212.

Frontier International Academy
2619 Florian St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Frontier International Academy
Commonwealth Community Development Academy
13477 Eureka St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Commonwealth Community Devel. Academy
Hamtramck Academy
11420 Conant St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamtramck Academy
Hanley International Academy
2400 Denton St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hanley International Academy
Bridge Academy - Elementary
9600 Buffalo St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridge Academy
Bridge Academy West
3105 Carpenter Rd
Detroit, MI 48212
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bridge Academy
Gee White Academy
5161 Charles St
Detroit, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gee White Academy
Academy of International Studies
3056 Hanley St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Academy of International Studies
Caniff Liberty Academy
2650 Caniff St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caniff Liberty Academy
Davison Elementary-Middle School
2800 East Davison St
Detroit, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Early Childhood Elementary School
11680 McDougall St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Dickinson West Elementary School
2333 Burger St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Holbrook School
2361 Alice St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Dickinson East Elementary School
3385 Norwalk St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Hamtramck High School
11410 Charest St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Kosciuszko School
2333 Burger St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Horizon Alternative Education
3225 Caniff St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamtramck School District of the City of
Al Ikhlas Training Academy
12555 McDougall St
Detroit, MI 48212
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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