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ZIP Code 48706

Primary City:Bay City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Bay County
Timezone: Eastern (12:29pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -83.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48706. 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 48706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48706, 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:
Bay City, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48706 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 48706 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48706 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,596
Population Density 606 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,425
Median Home Value $97,700
Land Area 66.99 sq mi
Water Area 7.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,125
Median Household Income $45,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1881,1961,2141,3441,2111,1281,0851,1311,3021,4351,5121,4781,242995736544443340
Female1,0881,1561,1831,3071,1611,1831,0841,1821,2481,5431,6671,6051,3941,116913753666823
Total2,2762,3522,3972,6512,3722,3112,1692,3132,5502,9783,1793,0832,6362,1111,6491,2971,1091,163

Gender

 Male 19,524 48%
 Female 21,072 52%
Gender

Race

 White 38,388 94.6%
 Black Or African American 468 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 205 0.5%
 Asian 321 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 339 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 870 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1891,3352,0652,8812,9922,1791,425582
Renter437723586575447257232220
Total6262,0582,6513,4563,4392,4361,657802

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,247 48%
 Single Guardian 2,877 17%
 Singles 5,080 30%
 Singles With Roommate 921 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,366 72%
 Households with Kids 4,759 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male237238249230212235257237255225239275229246263254278271278242
Female226222225219219226238236237254231235222241271270262265239269
Total463460474449431461495473492479470510451487534524540536517511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48706 has a small 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 48706 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 48706 real estate data, the median home value of $97,700 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 48706. Rentals in 48706 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,102 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 294 0.7%
 Other Institutional 15 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 182 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,260 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,388 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,477 19%
 Households Vacant 1,300 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 395 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 305 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 151 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 365 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 4%
 1 Bedroom 827 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,479 43%
 3+ Bedroom 986 29%
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 $45,237 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48706 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 48706 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 11,222 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,189 25%
 No Earnings 13,270 41%
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 11,222 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,189 25%
 No Earnings 13,270 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,688 93.5%
 Public transportation 101 0.6%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 44 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 453 2.7%
 Worked at Home 474 2.8%
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 1,331 10%
 High School Graduate 8,285 62%
 Associate's degree 1,063 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,807 14%
 Master's degree 552 4%
 Professional school degree 180 1%
 Doctorate degree 128 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,580 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 941 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 523 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48706

ZIP Code 48706 is in the Bay-Arenac Independent School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48706.

Isd-Local Programs
4228 2 Mile Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bay-Arenac Independent School District
Bay County Psa
1110 State St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay County Public School Academy
Bangor Central School
208 State Park Dr
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bangor Township School District
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School
3281 Kiesel Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bangor Township School District
Bangor Lincoln School
2771 North Euclid Ave
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bangor Township School District
Bangor West Central School
3175 Wilder Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bangor Township School District
Linsday Elementary School
607 Lasalle St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Mackensen Elementary School
5535 Dennis Dr
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Handy Middle School
601 Blend St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Mcalear-Sawden Elementary School
2300 Midland Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Kolb Elementary School
305 West Crump St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
John Glenn High School
3201 Kiesel Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bangor Township School District
Bay City Adult Education/Ctp
4155 Monitor Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bay City School District
Holy Trinity School
1004 S Wenona St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul Lutheran School
6094 Westside Saginaw Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Lutheran School
3033 Wilder Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Lutheran School
1664 Amelith Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Zion Lutheran School
1707 S Kiesel St
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
20 E Salzburg Rd
Bay City, MI 48706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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