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ZIP Code 48220

Primary City:Ferndale, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (11:22am)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.46, -83.14
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48220. 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 48220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48220, 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:
Ferndale, MI
Acceptable:
Detroit
Unacceptable:
Royal Oak Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48220 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 48220 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48220 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,319
Population Density 5,036 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,588
Median Home Value $92,200
Land Area 4.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,583
Median Household Income $44,986

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6375294925866801,2351,2691,06287180680465446831919214111485
Female6174964845647101,3261,232940789813776753525374322246196212
Total1,2541,0259761,1501,3902,5612,5012,0021,6601,6191,5801,407993693514387310297

Gender

 Male 10,944 49%
 Female 11,375 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,888 75.7%
 Black Or African American 4,207 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 99 0.4%
 Asian 267 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 106 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 739 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner731,3021,4971,3831,128634402179
Renter3361,35676561448423413759
Total4092,6582,2621,9971,612868539238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,048 29%
 Single Guardian 1,880 18%
 Singles 4,140 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1,515 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,279 78%
 Households with Kids 2,304 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133119121111108126102100931081071067695111106135116118104
Female1171461099910797100107851059210379105111116114113110125
Total250265230210215223202207178213199209155200222222249229228229

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48220 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48220 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 48220 real estate data, the median home value of $92,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48220 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,254 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,191 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,407 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,985 34%
 Households Vacant 1,005 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 376 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 265 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 294 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 164 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,209 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,367 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,514 36%
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 $44,986 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48220 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 48220 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,780 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,818 25%
 No Earnings 5,488 29%
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 8,780 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,818 25%
 No Earnings 5,488 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,699 89.7%
 Public transportation 265 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 35 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 570 4.8%
 Worked at Home 354 3.0%
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 678 8%
 High School Graduate 3,933 49%
 Associate's degree 461 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,924 24%
 Master's degree 779 10%
 Professional school degree 205 3%
 Doctorate degree 114 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,823 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 279 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 248 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48220

ZIP Code 48220 is in the Hazel Park School District of the City of. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48220.

Webb Elementary School
2100 Woodward Hts
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hazel Park School District of the City of
Jardon Vocational School
2200 Woodward Hts
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hazel Park School District of the City of
Edison Max Day Treatment
1700 Shevlin St
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hazel Park School District of the City of
Coolidge Intermediate School
2521 Bermuda St
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
Roosevelt Primary School
2610 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
Ferndale Middle School
725 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
University High School
1244 Paxton St
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
Ferndale High School
881 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
Digital Learning Center
427 Allen St
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ferndale Public Schools
Ferndale Montessori Center
400 W Marshall St
Ferndale, MI 48220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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