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ZIP Code 48359

Primary City:Lake Orion, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (2:21pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.72, -83.28
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48359

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48359. 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 48359. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48359, 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:
Lake Orion, MI
Acceptable:
Orion
Unacceptable:
Orion Township

Stats and Demographics for the 48359 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48359 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48359 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48359 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,044
Population Density 747 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,291
Median Home Value $167,000
Land Area 10.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,931
Median Household Income $58,150

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31233333431421821624828635338830021719411272414514
Female287331346268191230268300370359329227163129102585138
Total599664680582409446516586723747629444357241174999652

Gender

 Male 3,997 50%
 Female 4,047 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,015 87.2%
 Black Or African American 371 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.6%
 Asian 192 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 221 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 194 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner232195486394082339717
Renter109241156142682281
Total13246070478147625510518

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,663 57%
 Single Guardian 451 15%
 Singles 658 22%
 Singles With Roommate 159 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,727 59%
 Households with Kids 1,204 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7350636668656170696468586975756559536236
Female5567675163747050746670766173627444424640
Total1281171301171311391311201431301381341301481371391039510876

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48359 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48359 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 48359 real estate data, the median home value of $167,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48359 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48359 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 48359 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,954 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,713 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 471 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 747 23%
 Households Vacant 360 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 163 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 136 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 314 40.8%
 2 Bedroom 181 23.5%
 3+ Bedroom 270 35.1%
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 $58,150 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48359 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 48359 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,491 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,645 28%
 No Earnings 1,814 30%
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 2,491 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,645 28%
 No Earnings 1,814 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,420 94.8%
 Public transportation 8 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 1.7%
 Worked at Home 121 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 198 8%
 High School Graduate 1,194 46%
 Associate's degree 243 9%
 Bachelor's degree 681 26%
 Master's degree 227 9%
 Professional school degree 35 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,547 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 130 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 172 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48359

ZIP Code 48359 is in the Lake Orion Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48359.

Carpenter Year Round Elementary School
2290 Flintridge St
Lake Orion, MI 48359
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Orion Community School District
Divine Grace Lutheran School
3000 S Lapeer Rd
Lake Orion, MI 48359
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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