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ZIP Code 48763

Primary City:Tawas City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Iosco County
Timezone: Eastern (9:37am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.2, -83.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48763

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48763. 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 48763. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48763, 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:
Tawas City, MI
Acceptable:
Alabaster

Stats and Demographics for the 48763 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48763 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 48763 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48763 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,012
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,152
Median Home Value $103,100
Land Area 93.41 sq mi
Water Area 4.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,109
Median Household Income $42,319

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male89117128157113968611912919022221819419511612410357
Female1041051351438878109102145196215211207176139135126145
Total193222263300201174195221274386437429401371255259229202

Gender

 Male 2,453 49%
 Female 2,559 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,888 97.5%
 Black Or African American 15 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 31 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119818039842536027081
Renter305060713517176
Total4114824046946037728787

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,158 55%
 Single Guardian 252 12%
 Singles 607 29%
 Singles With Roommate 92 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,635 78%
 Households with Kids 474 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1520152023231628272425252628313235302919
Female2017261416222120262527213032274236281016
Total3537413439453748534952465660587471583935

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48763 has a 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 48763 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 48763 real estate data, the median home value of $103,100 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 48763. Rentals in 48763 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48763 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,716 94.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 70 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 214 4.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,057 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 766 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 286 9%
 Households Vacant 1,043 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 68 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 834 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 93 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 48 17%
 2 Bedroom 137 47%
 3+ Bedroom 99 34%
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 $42,319 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48763 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. More commuters in 48763 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,246 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 25%
 No Earnings 2,176 48%
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 1,246 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 25%
 No Earnings 2,176 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,825 91.9%
 Public transportation 4 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 3.7%
 Worked at Home 83 4.2%
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 234 12.0%
 High School Graduate 1,260 64.4%
 Associate's degree 143 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 186 9.5%
 Master's degree 90 4.6%
 Professional school degree 33 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 744 84.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48763

ZIP Code 48763 is in the Iosco Resa School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48763.

Iosco Resa Special Education
27 North Rempert Rd
Tawas City, MI 48763
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Iosco Resa School District
Tawas Area Middle School
825 2nd St
Tawas City, MI 48763
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tawas Area School District
Clara B. Bolen Elementary School
211 South Plank Rd
Tawas City, MI 48763
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tawas Area School District
Tawas Area High School
255 West M 55
Tawas City, MI 48763
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tawas Area School District
Emanuel Lutheran School
216 North St W
Tawas City, MI 48763
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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