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ZIP Code 48811

Primary City:Carson City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Montcalm County
Timezone: Eastern (2:26pm)
Coordinates:43.19, -84.86
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48811

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48811. 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 48811. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48811, 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:
Carson City, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48811 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 48811 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. 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 48811 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,641
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,323
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 62.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,177
Median Household Income $42,679

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1171221201483193944454234594183262471499278523022
Female11811111713810277100791259910599997859645258
Total2352332372864214715455025845174313462481701371168280

Gender

 Male 3,961 70%
 Female 1,680 30%
Gender

Race

 White 4,281 75.9%
 Black Or African American 1,256 22.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.4%
 Asian 17 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2110215618518213410332
Renter315739483627159
Total5215919523321816111841

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 651 55%
 Single Guardian 190 16%
 Singles 292 25%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 762 65%
 Households with Kids 415 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2126211829192428222729262117252130304263
Female2720203326192423192513183625312230272835
Total4846415155384851415242445742564360577098

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48811 has a slightly less than average 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 48811 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48811 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 higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48811. Rentals in 48811 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,080 55%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,492 44%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 1%
 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 569 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 346 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 262 20%
 Households Vacant 146 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 36 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 55 19%
 2 Bedroom 80 28%
 3+ Bedroom 153 53%
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 $42,679 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48811 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 48811 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 1,139 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,104 23%
 No Earnings 2,494 53%
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 1,139 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,104 23%
 No Earnings 2,494 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,243 87.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 6.6%
 Worked at Home 88 6.2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 325 11.4%
 High School Graduate 2,212 77.5%
 Associate's degree 109 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 114 4.0%
 Master's degree 84 2.9%
 Professional school degree 12 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 633 72.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 180 20.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48811

ZIP Code 48811 is in the Carson City-Crystal Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48811.

Carson City-Crystal Middle School
213 East Sherman St
Carson City, MI 48811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carson City-Crystal Area School District
Carson City Elementary School
338 Eagle Ave
Carson City, MI 48811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carson City-Crystal Area School District
Carson City-Crystal High School
213 East Sherman St
Carson City, MI 48811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carson City-Crystal Area School District
Fish Creek School
7217 S Garlock Rd
Carson City, MI 48811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Fellowship Baptist Academy
8070 S Bloomer St
Carson City, MI 48811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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