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ZIP Code 48701

Primary City:Akron, MI (View All Cities)
County: Tuscola County
Timezone: Eastern (6:07pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -83.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48701. 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 48701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48701, 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:
Akron, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48701 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 48701 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48701 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,368
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 635
Median Home Value $73,100
Land Area 42.38 sq mi
Water Area 4.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 554
Median Household Income $36,304

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5342444528525242485155413727272198
Female514534403537325246535542343927302113
Total104877885638984949410411083716654513021

Gender

 Male 682 50%
 Female 686 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,314 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5587810274745017
Renter1027162313340
Total15859412587775417

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 288 52%
 Single Guardian 94 17%
 Singles 145 26%
 Singles With Roommate 27 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 379 68%
 Households with Kids 175 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1389121181110211661479814593
Female1251151610568486106105414712
Total2513201727181616101514122413191318191615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48701 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48701 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48701 real estate data, the median home value of $73,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48701 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48701 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,362 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 271 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 187 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 15%
 Households Vacant 81 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 9 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 30%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 12%
 2 Bedroom 48 41%
 3+ Bedroom 55 47%
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 $36,304 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48701 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48701 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 342 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 26%
 No Earnings 471 43%
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 342 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 26%
 No Earnings 471 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 488 94.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2.7%
 Worked at Home 16 3.1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 90 19.1%
 High School Graduate 320 68.1%
 Associate's degree 36 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 10 2.1%
 Master's degree 11 2.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 213 86.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48701

ZIP Code 48701 is in the Akron-Fairgrove School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48701.

Akron-Fairgrove Elementary School
4335 Lynn St
Akron, MI 48701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Akron-Fairgrove School District

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