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ZIP Code 48806

Primary City:Ashley, MI (View All Cities)
County: Gratiot County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -84.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48806

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48806. 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 48806. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48806, 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:
Ashley, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48806 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48806 is located in southeast 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 48806 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48806 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,676
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 685
Median Home Value $95,900
Land Area 64.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 620
Median Household Income $45,972

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male376472643834436560705363514235271310
Female364656583335435654605967495132331849
Total731101281227169861211141301121301009367603159

Gender

 Male 841 50%
 Female 835 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,630 97.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 9 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner538106105113855118
Renter1025192010942
Total1563125125123945520

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 381 61%
 Single Guardian 87 14%
 Singles 127 20%
 Singles With Roommate 25 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 423 68%
 Households with Kids 197 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male66107121315131113161416131511227911
Female134510105710141212127131412121643
Total1910151722182223252528262326292334231314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48806 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48806 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48806 real estate data, the median home value of $95,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48806 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48806 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 48806 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,603 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 311 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 210 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 99 14%
 Households Vacant 65 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 11 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 29%
 2 Bedroom 35 32%
 3+ Bedroom 44 40%
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 $45,972 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48806 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 48806 can expect to fall in that range. 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 484 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 21%
 No Earnings 560 42%
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 484 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 21%
 No Earnings 560 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 572 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 5%
 Worked at Home 37 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 70 12.4%
 High School Graduate 372 65.7%
 Associate's degree 37 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 50 8.8%
 Master's degree 34 6.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 297 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48806

ZIP Code 48806 is in the Ashley Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48806.

Ashley Middle School
104 North New St
Ashley, MI 48806
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ashley Community School District
Ashley Elementary School
104 New St
Ashley, MI 48806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ashley Community School District
Ashley High School
104 New St
Ashley, MI 48806
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ashley Community School District

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