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ZIP Code 48630

Primary City:Houghton Lake Heights, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Roscommon County
Timezone: Eastern (12:08pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.328, -84.772
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48630

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48630. 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 48630. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48630, 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:
Houghton Lake Heights, MI
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Stats and Demographics for the 48630 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48630 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 48630 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 families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48630 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 69
Population Density 723 people per sq mi
Housing Units 61
Median Home Value $216,700
Land Area 0.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 32
Median Household Income $34,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 52

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


 Male 31 45%
 Female 38 55%


 White 69 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 13 41%
 Single Guardian 7 22%
 Singles 12 38%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 26 81%
 Households with Kids 6 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48630 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 48630 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48630 real estate data, the median home value of $216,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 69 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 18 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 7 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 11%
 Households Vacant 29 48%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 83%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $34,444 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 48630 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 48630 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48630 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48630 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 23 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 42%
 No Earnings 47 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 23 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 42%
 No Earnings 47 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23 58%
 Public transportation 9 23%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 20%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 10 20%
 High School Graduate 16 33%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 23 47%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 21 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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