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ZIP Code 48739

Primary City:Hale, MI (View All Cities)
County: Iosco County
Timezone: Eastern (2:51am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.4, -83.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48739. 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 48739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48739, 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:
Hale, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48739 is located in east Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 48739 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48739 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,043
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,346
Median Home Value $97,800
Land Area 93.17 sq mi
Water Area 5.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,881
Median Household Income $34,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male68100105104847070841091331731791851811801257939
Female6984919577777171981211681541982031511138054
Total13718419619916114714115520725434133338338433123815993

Gender

 Male 2,068 51%
 Female 1,975 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,938 97.4%
 Black Or African American 23 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.7%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner118216026838842326470
Renter295135432316162
Total4013319531141143928072

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,010 54%
 Single Guardian 239 13%
 Singles 557 30%
 Singles With Roommate 75 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,521 81%
 Households with Kids 360 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male714131418242215211419252423201824251723
Female181310171819171416131521202222222115159
Total2527233136433929372734464445424045403232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48739 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 48739 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48739 real estate data, the median home value of $97,800 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 48739. Rentals in 48739 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,042 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 872 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 794 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 215 5%
 Households Vacant 2,465 57%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 1.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 74 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,251 91.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 4.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 5%
 1 Bedroom 18 7%
 2 Bedroom 87 36%
 3+ Bedroom 126 52%
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 $34,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48739 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 48739 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 521 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 969 28%
 No Earnings 1,943 57%
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 521 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 969 28%
 No Earnings 1,943 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 920 90.6%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 5.6%
 Worked at Home 37 3.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 213 13.4%
 High School Graduate 1,118 70.2%
 Associate's degree 104 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 77 4.8%
 Master's degree 73 4.6%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 663 90.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48739

ZIP Code 48739 is in the Hale Area School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48739.

Hale Elementary/Middle School
311 North Washington St
Hale, MI 48739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hale Area School District
Hale High School
311 North Washington St
Hale, MI 48739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hale Area School District
Hale Way Cyber School Program
200 West Main St
Hale, MI 48739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hale Area School District
Pinecrest School
2603 Woodland Dr
Hale, MI 48739
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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