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ZIP Code 48622

Primary City:Farwell, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:48am)
Coordinates:43.8, -84.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48622

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48622. 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 48622. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48622, 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:
Farwell, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48622 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48622 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 48622 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48622 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,491
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,535
Median Home Value $91,300
Land Area 95.13 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,597
Median Household Income $37,652

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1771912292241581441651952112362522312301821701027139
Female18717620917813716715419220422327628023420115810485119
Total364367438402295311319387415459528511464383328206156158

Gender

 Male 3,207 49%
 Female 3,284 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,321 97.4%
 Black Or African American 20 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.7%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2018232144148541322771
Renter37961098256242013
Total5727843052354143724784

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,453 56%
 Single Guardian 388 15%
 Singles 624 24%
 Singles With Roommate 132 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,853 71%
 Households with Kids 744 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3128473734313841474448504938514243444427
Female4036354039283635384345304744403332492423
Total7164827773597476858793809682917575936850

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48622 has a 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 48622 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 48622 real estate data, the median home value of $91,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48622 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48622 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 48622 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,372 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,396 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 764 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 437 12%
 Households Vacant 938 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 3.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Sale Only 71 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 705 75.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 11.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 7%
 2 Bedroom 206 47%
 3+ Bedroom 197 45%
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 $37,652 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48622 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. Most commuters in 48622 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,455 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,316 26%
 No Earnings 2,373 46%
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 1,455 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,316 26%
 No Earnings 2,373 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,089 91%
 Public transportation 23 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 2%
 Worked at Home 134 6%
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 413 18.7%
 High School Graduate 1,388 62.8%
 Associate's degree 151 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 166 7.5%
 Master's degree 68 3.1%
 Professional school degree 9 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 987 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 124 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48622

ZIP Code 48622 is in the Farwell Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48622.

Farwell Elementary School
268 East Ohio St
Farwell, MI 48622
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farwell Area School District
Farwell Middle School
500 East Ohio St
Farwell, MI 48622
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Farwell Area School District
Farwell Timberland Alternative High School
2655 West Ludington Dr
Farwell, MI 48622
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Farwell Area School District
Farwell High School
399 East Michigan St
Farwell, MI 48622
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Farwell Area School District
Farwell Area Early College
399 East Michigan St
Farwell, MI 48622
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Farwell Area School District

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