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ZIP Code 48623

Primary City:Freeland, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:52pm)
Coordinates:43.5, -84.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48623

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48623. 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 48623. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48623, 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:
Freeland, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48623 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48623 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48623 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48623 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,993
Population Density 190 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,922
Median Home Value $151,900
Land Area 73.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,712
Median Household Income $67,509

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3724755085245885515406116686365835094133161811189743
Female37245344243930129139040249254350246835827718314910593
Total7449289509638898429301,0131,1601,1791,085977771593364267202136

Gender

 Male 7,733 55%
 Female 6,260 45%
Gender

Race

 White 12,675 90.6%
 Black Or African American 927 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.5%
 Asian 99 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 69 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 151 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner544418361,01788154030577
Renter601471329255341328
Total1145889681,109936574318105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,064 65%
 Single Guardian 545 12%
 Singles 893 19%
 Singles With Roommate 210 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,977 63%
 Households with Kids 1,735 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male707674869982958611391971121031051059795115112129
Female78707283929193918610576908388909593966562
Total148146146169191173188177199196173202186193195192188211177191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48623 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48623 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 48623 real estate data, the median home value of $151,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48623. Rentals in 48623 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48623 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,493 89.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,470 10.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,985 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,166 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 561 11%
 Households Vacant 210 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 59 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 15%
 For Migrant Workers 6 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 4%
 2 Bedroom 231 51%
 3+ Bedroom 208 46%
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 $67,509 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48623 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48623 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 4,271 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,622 24%
 No Earnings 4,074 37%
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 4,271 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,622 24%
 No Earnings 4,074 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,611 95.9%
 Public transportation 12 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.1%
 Worked at Home 221 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 557 10.8%
 High School Graduate 2,735 53.1%
 Associate's degree 479 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,078 20.9%
 Master's degree 203 3.9%
 Professional school degree 87 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,417 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 422 14.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 160 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48623

ZIP Code 48623 is in the Freeland Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48623.

Freeland Learning Center
307 South 3rd St
Freeland, MI 48623
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeland Community School District
Freeland Elementary School
710 Powley Dr
Freeland, MI 48623
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeland Community School District
Freeland Middle School/High School
8250 Webster Rd
Freeland, MI 48623
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Freeland Community School District

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