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ZIP Code 48230

Primary City:Grosse Pointe, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Grosse Pointe
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (9:20pm)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.38, -82.92
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48230. 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 48230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48230, 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:
Grosse Pointe, MI
Acceptable:
Detroit, Grosse Pointe Farms, Grosse Pointe Park, Grosse Pointe Shores, Grosse Pointe Woods

Stats and Demographics for the 48230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48230 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 48230 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48230 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,976
Population Density 5,259 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,443
Median Home Value $248,900
Land Area 3.23 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,752
Median Household Income $96,975

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39162777266135429631043056674367970155437723017814699
Female378619756630332333394521730755779728580374280231215227
Total7691,2461,5281,2916866297049511,2961,4981,4581,4291,134751510409361326

Gender

 Male 8,114 48%
 Female 8,862 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,869 87.6%
 Black Or African American 1,399 8.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 295 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 73 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 305 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner182248131,3201,307722488216
Renter105409388338211837436
Total1236331,2011,6581,518805562252

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,737 55%
 Single Guardian 926 14%
 Singles 1,791 27%
 Singles With Roommate 298 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,400 65%
 Households with Kids 2,352 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male687894861041121321411381631451331681631481581741196277
Female58927784104132128127128135139153173156155161156857340
Total126170171170208244260268266298284286341319303319330204135117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48230 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48230 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48230 real estate data, the median home value of $248,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48230. Rentals in 48230 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,971 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,773 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,335 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,644 22%
 Households Vacant 691 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 204 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 142 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 235 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 6%
 1 Bedroom 157 10%
 2 Bedroom 704 47%
 3+ Bedroom 550 37%
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 $96,975 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48230 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 48230 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 5,321 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,565 27%
 No Earnings 4,249 32%
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 5,321 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,565 27%
 No Earnings 4,249 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,832 89.8%
 Public transportation 100 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 35 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 312 4.1%
 Worked at Home 332 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48230 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 149 3%
 High School Graduate 1,172 22%
 Associate's degree 300 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,630 30%
 Master's degree 1,069 20%
 Professional school degree 824 15%
 Doctorate degree 269 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,847 72.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 893 22.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 196 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48230

ZIP Code 48230 is in the Grosse Pointe Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48230.

George Defer Elementary School
15425 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Lewis Maire Elementary School
740 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Pierce Middle School
15430 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Robert Trombly Elementary School
820 Beaconsfield Ave
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
St Clare of Montefalco School
16231 Charlevoix St
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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