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ZIP Code 48504

Primary City:Flint, MI (View All Cities)
County: Genesee County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 810 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.06, -83.75
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48504

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48504. 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 48504. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48504, 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:
Flint, MI
Unacceptable:
Mott Park, Northwest

Stats and Demographics for the 48504 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48504 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 48504 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48504 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,926
Population Density 1,998 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,500
Median Home Value $47,500
Land Area 15.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,659
Median Household Income $28,700

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1331,1401,2951,6161,1008548369108499141,032782778489296261166120
Female1,1621,1371,2741,4841,0691,0191,0101,0951,0191,1101,2571,042887545403349221272
Total2,2952,2772,5693,1002,1691,8731,8462,0051,8682,0242,2891,8241,6651,034699610387392

Gender

 Male 14,571 47%
 Female 16,355 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,207 26.5%
 Black Or African American 21,264 68.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.4%
 Asian 92 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 175 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,045 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1096391,1511,6891,7811,011580197
Renter4051,1111,09790455921213975
Total5141,7502,2482,5932,3401,223719272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,048 26%
 Single Guardian 4,509 39%
 Singles 3,424 29%
 Singles With Roommate 678 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,275 62%
 Households with Kids 4,384 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male234240226211222215229219255253282254247259276324328343345259
Female226202264250216225203229264255272272239236286299317305277249
Total460442490461438440432448519508554526486495562623645648622508

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48504 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 48504 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48504 real estate data, the median home value of $47,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48504 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48504 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48504 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,341 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 88 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 138 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 281 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 78 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,663 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,494 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,502 31%
 Households Vacant 2,841 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 973 34.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.6%
 For Sale Only 279 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 57 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 0.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,496 52.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 1%
 1 Bedroom 717 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,681 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,378 49%
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 $28,700 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48504 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. More commuters in 48504 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 5,199 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,674 24%
 No Earnings 12,509 53%
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 5,199 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,674 24%
 No Earnings 12,509 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,906 89%
 Public transportation 275 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 376 4%
 Worked at Home 316 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,628 19.3%
 High School Graduate 5,452 64.7%
 Associate's degree 424 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 608 7.2%
 Master's degree 290 3.4%
 Professional school degree 16 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,719 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 508 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 792 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48504

ZIP Code 48504 is in the Mt. Morris Consolidated School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48504.

Mt. Morris Alternative Ed.
3488 North Jennings Rd G
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mt. Morris Consolidated School District
Linden Charter Academy
3244 North Linden Rd
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden Charter Academy
Academy of Flint
4100 West Coldwater Rd
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Academy of Flint
Brownell School
6302 Oxley Dr
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flint School District of the City of
Durant Tuuri Mott School
1518 University Ave
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flint School District of the City of
Summerfield School
1360 Milbourne Ave
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flint School District of the City of
Hamady Middle School
3223 West Carpenter Rd G
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westwood Heights School District
Colonel Donald Mcmonagle Elementary School
3484 North Jennings Rd
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westwood Heights School District
Northern High School
G3284 Mackin Rd
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Flint School District of the City of
Holmes Foundation
6602 Oxley Dr
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Flint School District of the City of
Hamady Community High School
3223 West Carpenter Rd G
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westwood Heights School District
St John Vianney Catholic School
2319 Bagley St
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kingdom Academy
G-3196 W Pasadena Ave
Flint, MI 48504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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