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ZIP Code 48708

Primary City:Bay City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Bay County
Timezone: Eastern (11:11am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.56, -83.83
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48708

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48708. 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 48708. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48708, 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 48708 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48708 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 48708 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48708 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,262
Population Density 978 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,357
Median Home Value $75,300
Land Area 27.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,231
Median Household Income $37,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9159429289358799109178339119301,063899751537379238202171
Female9398918489008699318777998129671,127971792598454353371423
Total1,8541,8331,7761,8351,7481,8411,7941,6321,7231,8972,1901,8701,5431,135833591573594

Gender

 Male 13,340 49%
 Female 13,922 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,485 89.8%
 Black Or African American 991 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 165 0.6%
 Asian 96 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 516 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,004 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1288901,2661,6971,6911,031761375
Renter43480654269145026112682
Total5621,6961,8082,3882,1411,292887457

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,513 40%
 Single Guardian 2,273 20%
 Singles 3,708 33%
 Singles With Roommate 737 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,832 70%
 Households with Kids 3,399 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203180187170209161192175205180180183195190174178195212176179
Female170203193174183158189176185177174183164150167153194189197165
Total373383380344392319381351390357354366359340341331389401373344

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48708 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48708 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48708 real estate data, the median home value of $75,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48708 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48708 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48708 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,711 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 177 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.2%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 326 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,047 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,792 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,392 27%
 Households Vacant 1,126 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 323 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 227 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 77 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 416 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,258 38%
 2 Bedroom 1,148 34%
 3+ Bedroom 849 25%
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 $37,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48708 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 48708 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 6,672 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,154 28%
 No Earnings 8,839 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 6,672 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,154 28%
 No Earnings 8,839 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,966 92.6%
 Public transportation 88 0.8%
 Taxicab 45 0.4%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 351 3.3%
 Worked at Home 301 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,351 15.3%
 High School Graduate 5,279 59.8%
 Associate's degree 679 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 984 11.1%
 Master's degree 442 5.0%
 Professional school degree 59 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 39 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,072 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 590 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 599 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48708

ZIP Code 48708 is in the Bay City Academy. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48708.

Bay City Academy - Farragut Campus
1005 9th St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bay City Academy
Bay City Academy - Wolverine Campus
120 North Jackson St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bay City Academy
Bay City Academy - Ymca Campus
111 North Madison Ave
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City Academy
Hampton Elementary School
1908 West Youngs Ditch Rd
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Washington Elementary School
1821 McKinley St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Macgregor Elementary School
1012 Fremont St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay City School District
Wenona Center Home of Wenona High/Middle School
201 Woodside Ln
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bay City School District
Bay City Central High School
1624 Columbus Ave
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bay City School District
St James School
715 14th St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
All Saints Central High School
217 S Monroe St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
247 N Lincoln St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bethel Lutheran School
749 N Pine Rd
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran School
2515 Broadway St
Bay City, MI 48708
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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