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ZIP Code 48602

Primary City:Saginaw, MI (View All Cities)
County: Saginaw County
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.42, -83.97
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48602. 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 48602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48602, 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:
Saginaw, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48602 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 48602 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 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 48602 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,119
Population Density 3,846 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,626
Median Home Value $56,500
Land Area 7.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,713
Median Household Income $32,842

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1681,1171,0851,1681,0611,0471,0579279889561,048944609387290221207202
Female1,2021,0911,0761,1221,0301,1031,1341,0059241,0661,103948774449389372333516
Total2,3702,2082,1612,2902,0912,1502,1911,9321,9122,0222,1511,8921,383836679593540718

Gender

 Male 14,482 48%
 Female 15,637 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,230 67.2%
 Black Or African American 6,646 22.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.5%
 Asian 149 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 1,557 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,388 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1771,1771,3451,6651,582810644339
Renter4841,02080780051718410260
Total6612,1972,1522,4652,099994746399

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,812 33%
 Single Guardian 3,264 28%
 Singles 3,802 32%
 Singles With Roommate 835 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,660 65%
 Households with Kids 4,053 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male249245209249222222218227228219237215209205227240235228238245
Female224236240254227223203228210218222234198204237194244233214199
Total473481449503449445421455438437459449407409464434479461452444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48602 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48602 real estate data, the median home value of $56,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48602 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48602 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,891 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 498 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 411 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 319 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,419 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,320 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,974 29%
 Households Vacant 1,913 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 508 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 1%
 For Sale Only 399 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 99 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 841 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 100 3%
 1 Bedroom 815 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,604 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,405 36%
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 $32,842 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48602 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 48602 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,741 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,866 30%
 No Earnings 9,219 40%
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 6,741 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,866 30%
 No Earnings 9,219 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,426 93%
 Public transportation 329 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 2%
 Worked at Home 273 2%
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 1,668 18.4%
 High School Graduate 5,769 63.5%
 Associate's degree 489 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 798 8.8%
 Master's degree 205 2.3%
 Professional school degree 53 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 97 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,191 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 730 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 447 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48602

ZIP Code 48602 is in the Saginaw School District of the City of. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48602.

Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy
200 Congress Ave
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Chester F. Miller School
2020 Brockway St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Handley School
1101 North Bond St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Herig School
1905 Houghton Ave
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Jerome School
1515 Sweet St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Kempton Elementary School
3040 Davenport Ave
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Merrill Park Elementary School
1800 Grout St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Thompson Middle School
224 North Elm St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Stone School
1006 State St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Career Opportunities Center
2102 Weiss St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Ruben Daniels Community School-Etc
2415 North Charles St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Arthur Hill High School
3115 Mackinaw St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
The Success Academy
2102 Weiss St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
St Stephen Catholic School
1300 Malzahn St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pauls Lutheran School
2745 W Genesee Ave
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Cross Lutheran School
610 Court St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Michigan Lutheran Seminary
2777 Hardin St
Saginaw, MI 48602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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