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ZIP Code 48214

Primary City:Detroit, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (7:34pm)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.37, -82.98
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48214. 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 48214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48214, 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:
Detroit, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48214 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 48214 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48214 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,759
Population Density 4,529 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,560
Median Home Value $54,000
Land Area 5.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,270
Median Household Income $23,841

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male649577634852714531484606631731994937710434302276228162
Female6326136368937545945646237348319951,000886563495481489524
Total1,2811,1901,2701,7451,4681,1251,0481,2291,3651,5621,9891,9371,596997797757717686

Gender

 Male 10,452 46%
 Female 12,307 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,342 5.9%
 Black Or African American 20,802 91.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.3%
 Asian 65 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 58 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 412 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53226466760889595652337
Renter4087779201,3021,477740497171
Total4611,0031,3862,0622,3661,3351,149508

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,452 14%
 Single Guardian 3,236 32%
 Singles 4,998 49%
 Singles With Roommate 584 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,900 77%
 Households with Kids 2,370 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12314612613211611698119128124119131137123160166158184184185
Female125128109133119125113133123124132118135127158161177198199183
Total248274235265235241211252251248251249272250318327335382383368

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48214 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48214 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48214 real estate data, the median home value of $54,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48214 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48214 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,995 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 128 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 426 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 189 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,825 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,153 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,292 46%
 Households Vacant 3,290 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,360 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 1%
 For Sale Only 240 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 57 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,524 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 438 8%
 1 Bedroom 2,261 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,466 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,641 28%
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 $23,841 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48214 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. ZIP code 48214 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 48214 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,401 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,267 18%
 No Earnings 10,582 58%
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 4,401 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,267 18%
 No Earnings 10,582 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,463 73%
 Public transportation 1,095 18%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 169 3%
 Worked at Home 366 6%
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. 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 1,844 26%
 High School Graduate 3,938 55%
 Associate's degree 355 5%
 Bachelor's degree 460 6%
 Master's degree 424 6%
 Professional school degree 109 2%
 Doctorate degree 73 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,461 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 154 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 341 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48214

ZIP Code 48214 is in the Timbuktu Academy of Science and Technology. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48214.

Timbuktu Academy of Science and Technology
10800 East Canfield St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Timbuktu Academy of Science and Technology
Detroit Enterprise Academy
11224 Kercheval St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit Enterprise Academy
Field Moses
1100 Sheridan St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Eastside Detroit Lions Academy
10101 East Canfield St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Hutchinson Elementary-Middle School
2600 Garland
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Nichols Elementary-Middle School
3000 Burns St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Garvey Academy
2301 Van Dyke St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Covenant House Academy East
7600 Goethe St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Covenant House Academy East
Southeastern High School
3030 Fairview St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Education Achievement System-Eas School District
Detroit Waldorf School
2555 Burns St
Detroit, MI 48214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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