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ZIP Code 48768

Primary City:Vassar, MI (View All Cities)
County: Tuscola County
Timezone: Eastern (8:51am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -83.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48768. 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 48768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48768, 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:
Vassar, MI
Acceptable:
Tuscola

Stats and Demographics for the 48768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48768 is located in southeast 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 48768 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48768 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,832
Population Density 94 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,151
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 104.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,759
Median Household Income $44,164

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male283313350528273257249288334397413360285230176887844
Female2523043554052642572612923293804273552752281721419495
Total535617705933537514510580663777840715560458348229172139

Gender

 Male 4,946 50%
 Female 4,886 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,314 94.7%
 Black Or African American 276 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 22 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 76 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 120 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3228651975566747623392
Renter7915014714080464116
Total111436666895747522274108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,144 57%
 Single Guardian 591 16%
 Singles 875 23%
 Singles With Roommate 149 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,531 67%
 Households with Kids 1,228 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5461616053576970646466577291105159113826966
Female475548454673567158817371636769108105616248
Total10111610910599130125141122145139128135158174267218143131114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48768 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48768 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 48768 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48768 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48768 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,604 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 211 2.1%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,994 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,066 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 699 17%
 Households Vacant 392 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 65 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 3%
 1 Bedroom 166 25%
 2 Bedroom 236 35%
 3+ Bedroom 243 37%
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 $44,164 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48768 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. Most commuters in 48768 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 2,415 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,186 28%
 No Earnings 3,109 40%
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 2,415 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,186 28%
 No Earnings 3,109 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,677 94.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 6 0.2%
 Motorcycle 16 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 1.6%
 Worked at Home 141 3.6%
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 684 20.4%
 High School Graduate 2,138 63.8%
 Associate's degree 185 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 238 7.1%
 Master's degree 87 2.6%
 Professional school degree 11 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,592 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 253 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48768

ZIP Code 48768 is in the Vassar Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48768.

Central School
425 Division St
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vassar Public Schools
Townsend North School
524 Athletic St
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vassar Public Schools
Vassar Middle School
220 Athletic St
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vassar Public Schools
Pioneer Work and Learn Center
150 Enterprise Dr
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vassar Public Schools
Vassar Senior High School
220 Athletic St
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vassar Public Schools
Juniata Christian School
5656 Washburn Rd
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Luke S Lutheran School
1056 Wels Ln
Vassar, MI 48768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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