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ZIP Code 48762

Primary City:Spruce, MI (View All Cities)
County: Alcona County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -83.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48762

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48762. 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 48762. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48762, 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:
Spruce, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48762 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48762 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 48762 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 48762 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,139
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,063
Median Home Value $117,000
Land Area 45.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 523
Median Household Income $45,294

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male163431301622172933413744566453371112
Female152438291615212621394441556246341416
Total31586959323738555480818511112699712528

Gender

 Male 583 51%
 Female 556 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,125 98.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11953851031346822
Renter47854541
Total52661901071397223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 290 55%
 Single Guardian 52 10%
 Singles 163 31%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 428 82%
 Households with Kids 95 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2127567511794746661118
Female233735925867611497274
Total4451481116716151511131510151313812

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48762 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 48762 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 48762 real estate data, the median home value of $117,000 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 48762. Rentals in 48762 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48762 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,139 100%
 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 271 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 4%
 Households Vacant 540 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 20 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 492 91%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 33%
 3+ Bedroom 14 67%
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 $45,294 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48762 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48762 can expect to fall in that range. 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 255 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 238 25%
 No Earnings 468 49%
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 255 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 238 25%
 No Earnings 468 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 329 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 6%
 Worked at Home 22 6%
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. 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 77 16.6%
 High School Graduate 321 69.2%
 Associate's degree 17 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 29 6.3%
 Master's degree 17 3.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 118 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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