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ZIP Code 48236

Primary City:Grosse Pointe, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Grosse Pointe
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.42, -82.90
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48236. 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 48236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48236, 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 48236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48236 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 48236 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48236 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,607
Population Density 4,073 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,059
Median Home Value $215,800
Land Area 7.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,126
Median Household Income $91,782

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7371,1241,2101,1156055555547651,0231,1561,2901,1701,036703486443466335
Female7399701,1181,0105465426209181,1111,2571,4411,3251,136799588602586526
Total1,4762,0942,3282,1251,1511,0971,1741,6832,1342,4132,7312,4952,1721,5021,0741,0451,052861

Gender

 Male 14,773 48%
 Female 15,834 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,993 88.2%
 Black Or African American 2,446 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.2%
 Asian 642 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 90 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 388 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner406331,6652,6012,5551,5111,357612
Renter36189302224155797493
Total768221,9672,8252,7101,5901,431705

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,361 61%
 Single Guardian 1,469 12%
 Singles 2,945 24%
 Singles With Roommate 351 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,254 68%
 Households with Kids 3,872 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141140153187204191217248264254218228267243256263255218123101
Female127159152175156210180201223236217231216218255268221149117103
Total268299305362360401397449487490435459483461511531476367240204

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48236 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48236 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48236 real estate data, the median home value of $215,800 is slightly higher than average 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 48236. Rentals in 48236 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,598 100.0%
 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 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,400 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,574 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,152 9%
 Households Vacant 933 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 170 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 312 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 89 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 251 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 2%
 1 Bedroom 159 16%
 2 Bedroom 229 23%
 3+ Bedroom 575 59%
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 $91,782 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48236 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 48236 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 9,593 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,051 25%
 No Earnings 8,412 35%
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 9,593 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,051 25%
 No Earnings 8,412 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,754 93.7%
 Public transportation 108 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 312 2.3%
 Worked at Home 443 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48236 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 272 3%
 High School Graduate 2,751 28%
 Associate's degree 451 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,258 33%
 Master's degree 1,752 18%
 Professional school degree 1,047 11%
 Doctorate degree 254 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,719 72.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,434 22.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 328 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48236

ZIP Code 48236 is in the Detroit City School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48236.

Marquette Elementary-Middle School
6145 Canyon St
Detroit, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Brownell Middle School
260 Chalfonte Ave
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Ferry Elementary School
748 Roslyn Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Kerby Elementary School
285 Kerby Rd
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Stevens T. Mason Elementary School
1640 Vernier Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
John Monteith Elementary School
1275 Cook Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Parcells Middle School
20600 Mack Ave
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Richard Elementary School
176 McKinley Ave
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Grosse Pointe South High School
11 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Grosse Pointe North High School
707 Vernier Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Our Lady Star of the Sea Elementary
467 Fairford Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul Catholic School
170 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
University Liggett School
1045 Cook Rd
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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