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ZIP Code 48239

Primary City:Redford, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (5:40am)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.38, -83.28
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48239. 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 48239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48239, 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:
Redford, MI
Acceptable:
Detroit
Unacceptable:
Redford Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 48239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48239 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48239 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48239 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,524
Population Density 3,652 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,225
Median Home Value $71,900
Land Area 9.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,025
Median Household Income $50,113

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1401,1981,3011,3851,0319511,1501,3301,3691,3991,2981,111810498355239267284
Female1,1221,1311,2201,2859969671,2621,5191,4141,4871,4761,239896571414404484521
Total2,2622,3292,5212,6702,0271,9182,4122,8492,7832,8862,7742,3501,7061,069769643751805

Gender

 Male 17,116 48%
 Female 18,408 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,277 57.1%
 Black Or African American 13,595 38.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 150 0.4%
 Asian 286 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 352 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 859 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1331,3762,5092,8072,1581,104898585
Renter10654368550029916410256
Total2391,9193,1943,3072,4571,2681,000641

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,807 41%
 Single Guardian 3,449 25%
 Singles 4,049 29%
 Singles With Roommate 720 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,217 66%
 Households with Kids 4,808 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male223216240239236252225237248259241268255278290310279272234243
Female234247235205209238220220244251244272217236256270264282213214
Total457463475444445490445457492510485540472514546580543554447457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48239 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48239 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48239 real estate data, the median home value of $71,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48239 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48239 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,448 99.8%
 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 76 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,684 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,886 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,455 16%
 Households Vacant 1,200 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 321 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 588 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 444 17.8%
 2 Bedroom 508 20.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,528 61.3%
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 $50,113 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48239 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48239 has very few people that work at home. 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 48239 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 10,839 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,659 27%
 No Earnings 10,235 36%
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 10,839 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,659 27%
 No Earnings 10,235 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,101 94.7%
 Public transportation 266 1.7%
 Taxicab 26 0.2%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 316 2.0%
 Worked at Home 231 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,201 10.7%
 High School Graduate 7,284 64.7%
 Associate's degree 793 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,432 12.7%
 Master's degree 450 4.0%
 Professional school degree 30 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 61 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,611 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 867 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 838 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48239

ZIP Code 48239 is in the Michigan Technical Academy. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48239.

Michigan Technical Academy Middle School
23750 Elmira St
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Michigan Technical Academy
Detroit West Preparatory Academy
23749 Elmira
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit West Preparatory Academy
Washington-Parks Academy
11685 Appleton
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington-Parks Academy
Ann Arbor Trail Magnet School
7635 Chatham
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Detroit City School District
Hilbert Middle School
26440 Puritan
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Redford Union Schools District No. 1 School District
Vandenberg Elementary School
24901 Cathedral
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Redford School District
Fisher Elementary School
10000 Crosley
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Redford School District
Jane Addams Elementary School
14025 Berwyn
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Redford School District
John D. Pierce Middle School
25605 Orangelawn
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Redford School District
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
26555 Westfield
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Redford School District
Lee M. Thurston High School
26255 Schoolcraft
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Redford School District
St Robert Bellarmine School
27201 W Chicago
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Valentine Catholic Elementary School
25875 Hope
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Concordia Lutheran School
9600 Leverne
Redford, MI 48239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Westside Christian Academy
9540 Bramell
Detroit, MI 48239
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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