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ZIP Code 48821

Primary City:Dimondale, MI (View All Cities)
County: Eaton County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13am)
Coordinates:42.64, -84.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48821. 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 48821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48821, 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:
Dimondale, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48821 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 48821 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48821 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,836
Population Density 275 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,601
Median Home Value $158,500
Land Area 21.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,431
Median Household Income $58,696

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111149170190111114104120181215288308261182124976644
Female111126164157110102114131182249328309246213129109112109
Total222275334347221216218251363464616617507395253206178153

Gender

 Male 2,835 49%
 Female 3,001 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,398 92.5%
 Black Or African American 140 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.5%
 Asian 83 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 61 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 125 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1012825651963837222170
Renter1129394133272116
Total2115729556067139924286

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,461 60%
 Single Guardian 219 9%
 Singles 631 26%
 Singles With Roommate 120 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,869 77%
 Households with Kids 562 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2122262429252642273834432728314442383520
Female1921212617252428322432373833443732251923
Total4043475046505070596266806561758174635443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48821 has a small 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 48821 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 48821 real estate data, the median home value of $158,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48821. Rentals in 48821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,696 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 108 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,413 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 801 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 217 8%
 Households Vacant 170 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 71 42%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 43 23%
 2 Bedroom 45 24%
 3+ Bedroom 93 51%
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 $58,696 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48821 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48821 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48821 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,673 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 24%
 No Earnings 1,923 41%
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 1,673 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 24%
 No Earnings 1,923 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,384 96.1%
 Public transportation 22 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 1.2%
 Worked at Home 36 1.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 89 5%
 High School Graduate 1,115 57%
 Associate's degree 183 9%
 Bachelor's degree 403 21%
 Master's degree 114 6%
 Professional school degree 16 1%
 Doctorate degree 25 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 878 77.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 107 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48821

ZIP Code 48821 is in the Holt Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48821.

Dimondale Elementary School
330 Walnut St
Dimondale, MI 48821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Holt Public Schools

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