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ZIP Code 48740

Primary City:Harrisville, MI (View All Cities)
County: Alcona County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -83.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48740. 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 48740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48740, 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:
Harrisville, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48740 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 48740 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48740 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,556
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,811
Median Home Value $111,300
Land Area 67.58 sq mi
Water Area 10.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,150
Median Household Income $37,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4358658133514641697911912610311093604634
Female47466579293845497110610412911911174625867
Total9010413016062899190140185223255222221167122104101

Gender

 Male 1,257 49%
 Female 1,299 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,490 97.4%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 1.2%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1429017626322414154
Renter122531331919128
Total136712120928224315362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 625 54%
 Single Guardian 131 11%
 Singles 339 29%
 Singles With Roommate 55 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 916 80%
 Households with Kids 234 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10810118614131791312141717181320136
Female108107111371051113199132021181196
Total2016201819192123222026312330373931312212

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48740 has an extremely large 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 48740 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 48740 real estate data, the median home value of $111,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48740 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48740 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,481 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 28 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 28 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 532 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 459 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 9%
 Households Vacant 661 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 61 9.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 44 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 478 72.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 11.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 33 22%
 2 Bedroom 68 46%
 3+ Bedroom 47 32%
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 $37,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48740 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 48740 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 520 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 23%
 No Earnings 1,149 53%
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 520 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 23%
 No Earnings 1,149 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 718 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 9 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 5%
 Worked at Home 51 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. 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 113 12%
 High School Graduate 599 63%
 Associate's degree 89 9%
 Bachelor's degree 87 9%
 Master's degree 58 6%
 Professional school degree 12 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 258 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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