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ZIP Code 48809

Primary City:Belding, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:03pm)
Coordinates:43.1, -85.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48809

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48809. 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 48809. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48809, 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:
Belding, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48809 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48809 is located in south 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 48809 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48809 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,015
Population Density 135 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,646
Median Home Value $97,000
Land Area 81.86 sq mi
Water Area 2.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,088
Median Household Income $44,533

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3424254224263223053553213914454583642832011331057846
Female363386453406330308352341409450437333302225160122116100
Total705811875832652613707662800895895697585426293227194146

Gender

 Male 5,422 49%
 Female 5,593 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,584 96.1%
 Black Or African American 35 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.4%
 Asian 56 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 137 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 152 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6537257481261934721076
Renter101230184201121935627
Total1666027581,013740440266103

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,208 54%
 Single Guardian 709 17%
 Singles 934 23%
 Singles With Roommate 237 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,619 64%
 Households with Kids 1,469 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7564577382848671102876380871059810287776264
Female7785746975686198848598928395819090875881
Total152149131142157152147169186172161172170200179192177164120145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48809 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 48809 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48809 real estate data, the median home value of $97,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48809 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48809 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48809 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,861 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 104 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,150 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 925 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,013 22%
 Households Vacant 558 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 23.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 85 15.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 121 21.7%
 For Migrant Workers 22 3.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 174 31.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 2%
 1 Bedroom 377 35%
 2 Bedroom 307 29%
 3+ Bedroom 368 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 $44,533 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48809 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. However, that is not the case in 48809. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,788 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,498 30%
 No Earnings 3,092 37%
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 2,788 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,498 30%
 No Earnings 3,092 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,086 93.7%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 2.1%
 Worked at Home 182 4.2%
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 654 18.2%
 High School Graduate 2,343 65.3%
 Associate's degree 200 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 292 8.1%
 Master's degree 84 2.3%
 Professional school degree 14 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,046 87.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 120 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 169 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48809

ZIP Code 48809 is in the Grattan Academy. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48809.

Grattan Academy - Elementary
12047 Old Belding Rd NE
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grattan Academy
Woodview Elementary School
450 Orchard St
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belding Area School District
Ellis Elementary School
100 West Ellis Ave
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belding Area School District
Belding Middle School
410 Ionia St
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Belding Area School District
Belding Adult and Community Education
850 Hall St
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Belding Area School District
Belding High School
850 Hall St
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Belding Area School District
Faith Community Christian School
9614 Fisk Rd
Belding, MI 48809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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