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ZIP Code 48340

Primary City:Pontiac, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14am)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.67, -83.29
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48340. 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 48340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48340, 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:
Pontiac, MI
Acceptable:
Mi Metro

Stats and Demographics for the 48340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48340 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 48340 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 48340 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,307
Population Density 3,237 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,981
Median Home Value $54,300
Land Area 7.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,399
Median Household Income $28,929

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2441,0838998758848978198938037257315804733111611289281
Female1,1621,0058129121,057997934930827802758715552335230217186197
Total2,4062,0881,7111,7871,9411,8941,7531,8231,6301,5271,4891,2951,025646391345278278

Gender

 Male 11,679 48%
 Female 12,628 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,274 46.4%
 Black Or African American 8,687 35.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 169 0.7%
 Asian 711 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 2,214 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,241 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8357486296289049427295
Renter6981,2641,091877643260195139
Total7811,8381,9531,8391,533754467234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,742 29%
 Single Guardian 2,988 32%
 Singles 3,006 32%
 Singles With Roommate 663 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,827 62%
 Households with Kids 3,572 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male255239245252221233198220211189176185176173148167173187200200
Female255220222221218182184231190177167156144168181161183188199256
Total510459467473439415382451401366343341320341329328356375399456

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48340 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48340 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 48340 real estate data, the median home value of $54,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48340 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48340 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,293 99.9%
 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 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,094 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,138 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,167 47%
 Households Vacant 1,582 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 763 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 229 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 86 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 460 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 190 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,033 19%
 2 Bedroom 2,733 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,426 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 $28,929 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48340 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48340 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 48340 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 5,896 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,882 31%
 No Earnings 7,159 38%
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 5,896 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,882 31%
 No Earnings 7,159 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,137 92.7%
 Public transportation 266 2.7%
 Taxicab 69 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 273 2.8%
 Worked at Home 107 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,035 30.0%
 High School Graduate 3,819 56.3%
 Associate's degree 252 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 523 7.7%
 Master's degree 62 0.9%
 Professional school degree 9 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 83 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,972 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 660 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 655 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48340

ZIP Code 48340 is in the Pontiac City School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48340.

Kennedy Center
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pontiac City School District
Walton Charter Academy
744 East Walton Blvd
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walton Charter Academy
Alcott School
460 West Kennett Rd
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pontiac City School District
Owen Elementary School
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pontiac City School District
Pontiac Middle School
1275 North Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Pontiac City School District
Pontiac High School
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pontiac City School District
Notre Dame Preparatory School & Marist Academy
1300 Giddings Rd
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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