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ZIP Code 48309

Primary City:Rochester, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Rochester
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (2:22pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.66, -83.19
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48309

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48309. 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 48309. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48309, 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:
Rochester, MI
Acceptable:
Rochester Hills, Rochester Hls

Stats and Demographics for the 48309 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48309 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 48309 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48309 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,135
Population Density 1,885 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,386
Median Home Value $217,500
Land Area 15.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,793
Median Household Income $84,118

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male 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
Male7458579161,2019476276167968721,1061,0761,0571,042733471371302224
Female6508798761,4561,0656736707969601,1571,1501,1751,087694512440415521
Total1,3951,7361,7922,6572,0121,3001,2861,5921,8322,2632,2262,2322,1291,427983811717745

Gender

 Male 13,959 48%
 Female 15,176 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,332 83.5%
 Black Or African American 1,535 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.2%
 Asian 2,520 8.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 142 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 544 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner425781,4012,1742,2881,366804260
Renter154418348265214127152202
Total1969961,7492,4392,5021,493956462

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,678 62%
 Single Guardian 956 9%
 Singles 2,729 25%
 Singles With Roommate 430 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,550 70%
 Households with Kids 3,243 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male136150150167151181168172185173192205167179208190207297299241
Female114138157143182160183166188168160162187199166188176427499317
Total250288307310333341351338373341352367354378374378383724798558

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48309 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48309 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 48309 real estate data, the median home value of $217,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48309. Rentals in 48309 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48309 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,962 92.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 366 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,777 6.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,567 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,346 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,880 17%
 Households Vacant 593 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 193 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 151 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 118 6%
 1 Bedroom 434 23%
 2 Bedroom 853 45%
 3+ Bedroom 490 26%
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 $84,118 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48309 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48309 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 9,522 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,209 26%
 No Earnings 7,995 34%
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 9,522 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,209 26%
 No Earnings 7,995 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,810 91.7%
 Public transportation 17 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 523 3.7%
 Worked at Home 607 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48309 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 270 3%
 High School Graduate 3,084 33%
 Associate's degree 704 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,916 31%
 Master's degree 1,608 17%
 Professional school degree 582 6%
 Doctorate degree 307 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,491 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 908 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 368 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48309

ZIP Code 48309 is in the Avondale School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48309.

Avondale Middle School
1445 West Auburn Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Avondale School District
Deerfield Elementary School
3600 Crooks Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Avondale School District
Meadow Brook Elementary School
2350 Munster Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Community School District
West Middle School
500 Old Perch Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rochester Community School District
Long Meadow Elementary School
450 Allston Dr
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Community School District
University Hills Elementary School
600 Croydon Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rochester Community School District
Avondale Academy
1435 West Auburn Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Avondale School District
Brookfield Academy - Rochester Hills
1263 S Adams Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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