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ZIP Code 48473

Primary City:Swartz Creek, MI (View All Cities)
County: Genesee County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52pm)
Coordinates:42.9, -83.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48473

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48473. 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 48473. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48473, 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:
Swartz Creek, MI
Unacceptable:
Rankin

Stats and Demographics for the 48473 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48473 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 48473 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 48473 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,507
Population Density 382 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,412
Median Home Value $114,300
Land Area 58.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,936
Median Household Income $54,990

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male618725798773528488661708714817839807723535427313215125
Female582724799740526559698796738899961876803598502406251235
Total1,2001,4491,5971,5131,0541,0471,3591,5041,4521,7161,8001,6831,5261,133929719466360

Gender

 Male 10,814 48%
 Female 11,693 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,121 93.8%
 Black Or African American 698 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 75 0.3%
 Asian 142 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 112 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 356 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner827051,2301,6281,7271,161749215
Renter1153033032861841187357
Total1971,0081,5331,9141,9111,279822272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,103 57%
 Single Guardian 1,364 15%
 Singles 2,072 23%
 Singles With Roommate 397 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,078 68%
 Households with Kids 2,858 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male107133143131136149151149140162136158168174163158167160125123
Female10511812612714613713914216015916017816114115116515313513696
Total212251269258282286290291300321296336329315314323320295261219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48473 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48473 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 48473 real estate data, the median home value of $114,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48473. Rentals in 48473 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48473 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,438 99.7%
 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 69 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,119 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,378 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,439 15%
 Households Vacant 476 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 164 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 143 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 265 21.8%
 2 Bedroom 448 36.8%
 3+ Bedroom 495 40.7%
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 $54,990 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48473 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 48473 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 5,718 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,535 26%
 No Earnings 7,269 41%
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 5,718 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,535 26%
 No Earnings 7,269 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,353 94.9%
 Public transportation 20 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 0.8%
 Worked at Home 351 4.0%
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 519 7.4%
 High School Graduate 4,463 63.9%
 Associate's degree 658 9.4%
 Bachelor's degree 837 12.0%
 Master's degree 405 5.8%
 Professional school degree 53 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,935 86.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 300 6.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 307 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48473

ZIP Code 48473 is in the Swartz Creek Community School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48473.

Swartz Creek Academy
8197 Miller Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Rankin Elementary School
3459 Mundy Ave G
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carman-Ainsworth Community School District
Morrish Elementary School
5055 Maple Ave
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Swartz Creek Middle School
8230 Crapo St
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Syring Elementary School
5300 Oakview Dr
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Elms Road Elementary School
3259 South Elms Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Dieck Elementary School
2239 Van Vleet Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Swartz Creek High School
1 Dragon Dr
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Swartz Creek Community School District
Archangel Academic Services
9252 Miller Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
The Valley School
5255 Linden Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Genesee Academy
9447 Corunna Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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