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ZIP Code 48225

Primary City:Harper Woods, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:12pm)
Coordinates:42.44, -82.93
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48225

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48225. 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 48225. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48225, 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:
Harper Woods, MI
Acceptable:
Detroit

Stats and Demographics for the 48225 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48225 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 48225 are primarily white. 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 48225 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,554
Population Density 5,499 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,669
Median Home Value $67,900
Land Area 2.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,947
Median Household Income $44,269

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male445502609649402309449518496462484442299200114119114118
Female451491531540347411545685592572593526363246180182246322
Total8969931,1401,1897497209941,2031,0881,0341,077968662446294301360440

Gender

 Male 6,731 46%
 Female 7,823 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,138 49.0%
 Black Or African American 6,715 46.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 209 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 60 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 393 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32476910948831376377273
Renter873524413492301438636
Total1198281,3511,2971,061519463309

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,074 35%
 Single Guardian 1,606 27%
 Singles 2,003 34%
 Singles With Roommate 264 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,910 66%
 Households with Kids 2,037 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8776841061019298102109110126110128135132152121137107100
Female978678988986929512995106112101117107124120979277
Total184162162204190178190197238205232222229252239276241234199177

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48225 has a slightly less than average 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 48225 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48225 real estate data, the median home value of $67,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48225 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48225 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48225 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,366 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 146 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,028 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,195 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,724 26%
 Households Vacant 722 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 166 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 197 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 302 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 2%
 1 Bedroom 323 18%
 2 Bedroom 524 29%
 3+ Bedroom 924 51%
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 $44,269 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48225 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 48225 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 3,922 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,869 26%
 No Earnings 4,441 40%
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 3,922 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,869 26%
 No Earnings 4,441 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,317 91%
 Public transportation 191 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 224 4%
 Worked at Home 137 2%
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 426 10.7%
 High School Graduate 2,387 60.2%
 Associate's degree 257 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 595 15.0%
 Master's degree 168 4.2%
 Professional school degree 116 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,003 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 341 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 209 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48225

ZIP Code 48225 is in the Chandler Park Academy. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48225.

Chandler Park Academy - Middle School
20100 Kelly Rd
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chandler Park Academy
Chandler Park Academy - Elementary
20200 Kelly Rd
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Park Academy
Starr Detroit Academy
19360 Harper Ave
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Starr Detroit Academy
Beacon Elementary School
19475 Beaconsfield St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of
Tyrone Elementary School
19525 Tyrone St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of
Charles A. Poupard Elementary School
20655 Lennon St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Chandler Park Academy - High School
20254 Kelly Rd
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chandler Park Academy
Heart Academy
19800 Anita St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Heart Academy
Harper Woods High School
20225 Beaconsfield St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of
Harper Woods Middle School
20225 Beaconsfield St
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of
Harper Academy
20225 Beaconsfield
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of
Diploma Success Community School
19344 Kelly
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harper Woods the School District of the City of

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