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ZIP Code 48607

Primary City:Saginaw, MI (View All Cities)
County: Saginaw County
Timezone: Eastern (1:44pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.43, -83.93
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48607

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48607. 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 48607. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48607, 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 48607 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48607 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 48607 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48607 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,774
Population Density 1,988 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,100
Median Home Value $45,200
Land Area 0.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 759
Median Household Income $21,302

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24385075474352426877879770502722238
Female425251793741427354467388623329252819
Total66901011548484941151221231601851328356475127

Gender

 Male 900 51%
 Female 874 49%
Gender

Race

 White 353 19.9%
 Black Or African American 1,289 72.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 1.0%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner319384574304215
Renter13576510114566397
Total1676103146219968122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 97 13%
 Single Guardian 213 28%
 Singles 405 53%
 Singles With Roommate 44 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 607 80%
 Households with Kids 152 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male553376711781311612131417171414
Female12791112951214171177910172311189
Total1712121419151223212524181321233140283223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48607 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48607 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48607 real estate data, the median home value of $45,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48607 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48607 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48607 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,546 87%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 228 13%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 115 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 151 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 493 45%
 Households Vacant 341 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 34.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 14 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 74 21.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 1.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 37.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 9%
 1 Bedroom 161 47%
 2 Bedroom 98 28%
 3+ Bedroom 54 16%
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 $21,302 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48607 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. A higher percentage of people in 48607 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 48607 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 306 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 15%
 No Earnings 753 61%
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 306 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 15%
 No Earnings 753 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 281 69%
 Public transportation 8 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 6%
 Worked at Home 92 23%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 142 27%
 High School Graduate 347 65%
 Associate's degree 11 2%
 Bachelor's degree 22 4%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 113 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48607

ZIP Code 48607 is in the Saginaw School District of the City of. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48607.

Zilwaukee K-8 School
500 Johnson St
Saginaw, MI 48607
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Ruben Daniels Middle School
1010 Hoyt Ave
Saginaw, MI 48607
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Saginaw School District of the City of
Saginaw County Transition Academy
1000 Tuscola St
Saginaw, MI 48607
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saginaw County Transition Academy

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