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ZIP Code 48761

Primary City:South Branch, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:37am)
Coordinates:44.5, -83.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48761

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48761. 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 48761. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48761, 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:
South Branch, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48761 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48761 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 48761 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48761 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,026
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,492
Median Home Value $70,600
Land Area 87.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 511
Median Household Income $30,450

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171724261211153035274638675365311811
Female7132326615161528313852635043321510
Total243047521826314563588490130103108633321

Gender

 Male 543 53%
 Female 483 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,008 98.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11547681101286914
Renter210141210731
Total32561801201357215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 261 51%
 Single Guardian 59 12%
 Singles 168 33%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 439 86%
 Households with Kids 72 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male42453122955446554754
Female212202164345561048221
Total636733381389991215912975

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48761 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 48761 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48761 real estate data, the median home value of $70,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48761 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48761 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48761 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,026 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 229 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 4%
 Households Vacant 981 66%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 0.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 35 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 893 91.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 4.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 30 40%
 3+ Bedroom 44 59%
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 $30,450 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48761 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 48761. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 140 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 16%
 No Earnings 623 68%
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 140 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 16%
 No Earnings 623 68%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 224 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 10 4%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 79 19%
 High School Graduate 308 75%
 Associate's degree 15 4%
 Bachelor's degree 8 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 65 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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