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ZIP Code 48823

Primary City:East Lansing, MI (View All Cities)
County: Ingham County
Timezone: Eastern (10:22pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.76, -84.44
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48823. 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 48823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48823, 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:
East Lansing, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48823 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48823 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48823 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 51,302
Population Density 2,288 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,908
Median Home Value $174,100
Land Area 22.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,492
Median Household Income $39,692

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8358798231,7469,5152,3731,263950851799923975932639401350318332
Female9188058191,8539,9121,9421,2128948519611,0931,1571,029727533430522740
Total1,7531,6841,6423,59919,4274,3152,4751,8441,7021,7602,0162,1321,9611,3669347808401,072

Gender

 Male 24,904 49%
 Female 26,398 51%
Gender

Race

 White 40,564 79.1%
 Black Or African American 3,294 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 0.3%
 Asian 5,145 10.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 504 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,595 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2268521,2451,6772,0971,232792342
Renter7,4652,888795555445212277392
Total7,6913,7402,0402,2322,5421,4441,069734

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,039 28%
 Single Guardian 1,873 9%
 Singles 7,142 33%
 Singles With Roommate 6,438 30%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18,098 84%
 Households with Kids 3,394 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1561711711731951571811771691551621561861641751841962649272,214
Female1691871781761731671591561501651451761741591691631622421,1172,621
Total3253583493493683243403333193203073323603233443473585062,0444,835

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48823 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48823 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 48823 real estate data, the median home value of $174,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48823. Rentals in 48823 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48823 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,978 93.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 287 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,801 5.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 236 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,076 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,387 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 13,029 57%
 Households Vacant 1,416 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 792 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 257 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 211 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 517 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,166 29%
 2 Bedroom 4,389 40%
 3+ Bedroom 3,024 27%
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 $39,692 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48823 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 48823 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48823 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 11,147 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22,000 50%
 No Earnings 11,276 25%
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 11,147 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22,000 50%
 No Earnings 11,276 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,049 74.2%
 Public transportation 1,071 4.4%
 Taxicab 82 0.3%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,024 16.5%
 Worked at Home 1,110 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48823 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 430 4%
 High School Graduate 2,763 24%
 Associate's degree 580 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,264 29%
 Master's degree 1,933 17%
 Professional school degree 913 8%
 Doctorate degree 1,403 12%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,773 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 869 17.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 365 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48823

ZIP Code 48823 is in the East Lansing School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48823.

Glencairn School
939 North Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Pinecrest School
1811 Pinecrest Dr
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Red Cedar School
1110 Narcissus Dr
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Whitehills Elementary School
621 Pebblebrook Ln
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Marble School
729 North Hagadorn Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Donley Elementary School
2961 East Lake Lansing Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
Macdonald Middle School
1601 Burcham Dr
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Lansing School District
East Lansing High School
509 Burcham Dr
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Lansing School District
St Thomas Aquinas Parish School
915 Alton Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stepping Stones Montessori School
1370 Beech St
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greater Lansing Islamic School
940 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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