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ZIP Code 48621

Primary City:Fairview, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oscoda County
Timezone: Eastern (5:16am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -84.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48621

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48621. 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 48621. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48621, 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:
Fairview, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48621 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48621 is located in east 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 48621 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48621 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,359
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 927
Median Home Value $102,200
Land Area 55.96 sq mi
Water Area 1.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 565
Median Household Income $32,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male334133442633162130506147584235322520
Female302853422230153036475458524549373648
Total636986864863315166971151051108784696168

Gender

 Male 647 48%
 Female 712 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,337 98.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6233693101846019
Renter418172218192619
Total1041531151191038638

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 332 59%
 Single Guardian 46 8%
 Singles 163 29%
 Singles With Roommate 24 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 436 77%
 Households with Kids 129 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male786109797912466510816735
Female81105657647117121691111566
Total15916151512161313191513182119192712911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48621 has an extremely large 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 48621 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48621 real estate data, the median home value of $102,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48621. Rentals in 48621 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48621 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,318 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 220 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 202 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 143 15%
 Households Vacant 362 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 8.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 21 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 275 76.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 8.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 50 40%
 2 Bedroom 44 35%
 3+ Bedroom 32 25%
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 $32,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48621 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 48621 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 215 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 23%
 No Earnings 576 56%
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 215 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 237 23%
 No Earnings 576 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 327 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 8 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 18 5%
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 77 18%
 High School Graduate 293 68%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 36 8%
 Master's degree 20 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 157 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48621

ZIP Code 48621 is in the Fairview Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48621.

Fairview High School
1879 East Miller Rd
Fairview, MI 48621
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fairview Area School District
Fairview Elementary School
1879 East Miller Rd
Fairview, MI 48621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairview Area School District

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