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ZIP Code 48219

Primary City:Detroit, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33am)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.42, -83.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48219

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48219. 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 48219. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48219, 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 48219 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48219 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 48219 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 48219 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,931
Population Density 5,582 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,525
Median Home Value $54,700
Land Area 8.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,323
Median Household Income $32,416

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5441,5141,7882,0781,6371,1731,3511,3991,3961,3561,4621,4531,309845494357255201
Female1,4331,4711,7082,0661,6941,4321,5571,6991,7401,6501,9901,9651,7541,134662515412437
Total2,9772,9853,4964,1443,3312,6052,9083,0983,1363,0063,4523,4183,0631,9791,156872667638

Gender

 Male 21,612 46%
 Female 25,319 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,179 6.8%
 Black Or African American 42,499 90.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.2%
 Asian 156 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 150 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 831 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1258231,6842,3693,2201,687809235
Renter5381,5331,7631,4751,063570300129
Total6632,3563,4473,8444,2832,2571,109364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,541 25%
 Single Guardian 7,059 39%
 Singles 5,832 32%
 Singles With Roommate 891 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,030 66%
 Households with Kids 6,293 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male300312291318284319263336312375346372325370426391428424409418
Female276283253322282289285297318353303361316375406385461412402430
Total576595544640566608548633630728649733641745832776889836811848

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48219 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 48219 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 48219 real estate data, the median home value of $54,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48219 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48219 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48219 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,413 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 373 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 132 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,635 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,317 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,371 33%
 Households Vacant 4,202 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,677 39.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 0.7%
 For Sale Only 291 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 62 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,122 50.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 1,907 28.1%
 2 Bedroom 1,546 22.8%
 3+ Bedroom 3,291 48.4%
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 $32,416 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48219 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. Residents in ZIP code 48219 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 48219 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 10,513 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,306 22%
 No Earnings 19,614 51%
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 10,513 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,306 22%
 No Earnings 19,614 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,492 88.6%
 Public transportation 858 5.6%
 Taxicab 35 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 359 2.4%
 Worked at Home 483 3.2%
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 2,478 18.1%
 High School Graduate 8,508 62.3%
 Associate's degree 994 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,163 8.5%
 Master's degree 366 2.7%
 Professional school degree 128 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,786 85.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 538 5.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 746 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48219

ZIP Code 48219 is in the Nataki Talibah Schoolhouse of Detroit School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48219.

Nataki Talibah Schoolhouse of Detroit
19176 Northrop St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nataki Talibah Schoolhouse of Detroit School District
Michigan Technical Academy
19900 Evergreen Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Michigan Technical Academy
Weston Preparatory Academy
22930 Chippewa St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weston Preparatory Academy
Center for Literacy and Creativity
18401 West McNichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Center for Literacy and Creativity School District
Detroit Service Learning Academy
21605 West 7 Mile Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit Service Learning Academy
Old Redford Academy - Elementary
17195 Redford St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Old Redford Academy
Old Redford Academy - Middle School
17226 Redford Ave
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Old Redford Academy
Madison-Carver Academy
19900 McIntyre St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison-Carver Academy
Langston Hughes Academy
19501 Berg Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Wright Charles School
19299 Berg Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Emerson Elementary-Middle School
18240 Huntington Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Ludington Magnet Middle School
19051 Berg Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Ford High School
20000 Evergreen Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Education Achievement System-Eas School District
Cornerstone Health School
19900 McIntyre St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cornerstone Health School District
Christ the King School
16800 Trinity St
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Metropolitan Academy / Detroit
21355 W 7 Mile Rd
Detroit, MI 48219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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