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ZIP Code 48341

Primary City:Pontiac, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (1:09pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.63, -83.29
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48341

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48341. 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 48341. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48341, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 48341 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48341 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 48341 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48341 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,139
Population Density 2,682 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,857
Median Home Value $68,100
Land Area 6.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,285
Median Household Income $35,262

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5674585247457266116826626676426455513962611781359867
Female524474533583530508577651613599605581528319263257194185
Total1,0919321,0571,3281,2561,1191,2591,3131,2801,2411,2501,132924580441392292252

Gender

 Male 8,615 50%
 Female 8,524 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,965 29.0%
 Black Or African American 10,695 62.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 0.5%
 Asian 229 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 555 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 614 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37329636727787469343125
Renter16855261260446722514361
Total2058811,2481,3311,254694486186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,728 27%
 Single Guardian 1,948 31%
 Singles 2,186 35%
 Singles With Roommate 423 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,338 69%
 Households with Kids 1,947 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1258312610291879791921171089097112102124159165195188
Female1167610310385100859710797118108110100121111111114126115
Total241159229205176187182188199214226198207212223235270279321303

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48341 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48341 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48341 real estate data, the median home value of $68,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48341 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48341 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48341 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,393 89.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,468 8.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 97 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 16 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 163 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,508 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 945 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,832 36%
 Households Vacant 1,572 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 547 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.4%
 For Sale Only 255 16.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 65 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 682 43.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 109 4%
 1 Bedroom 772 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,034 36%
 3+ Bedroom 922 32%
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 $35,262 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48341 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, 48341 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. More commuters in 48341 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,460 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,472 32%
 No Earnings 5,865 43%
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 3,460 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,472 32%
 No Earnings 5,865 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,580 95%
 Public transportation 78 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 153 3%
 Worked at Home 59 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 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 1,113 19.0%
 High School Graduate 3,361 57.3%
 Associate's degree 310 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 897 15.3%
 Master's degree 122 2.1%
 Professional school degree 60 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,214 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 369 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48341

ZIP Code 48341 is in the Waterford School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48341.

Children'S Village School
1200 North Telegraph Rd
Pontiac, MI 48341
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Waterford School District
Michigan School for the Arts
825 Golf Dr
Pontiac, MI 48341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Michigan School for the Arts School District
Jefferson Whittier School
600 Motor St
Pontiac, MI 48341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pontiac City School District
Trinity Christian Academy
113 Wesson St
Pontiac, MI 48341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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