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ZIP Code 48831

Primary City:Elsie, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:57pm)
Coordinates:43.1, -84.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48831. 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 48831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48831, 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:
Elsie, MI
Acceptable:
Carland

Stats and Demographics for the 48831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48831 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 48831 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48831 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,512
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,419
Median Home Value $106,900
Land Area 72.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,324
Median Household Income $46,779

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male821041391848791111941291261511261058262522627
Female106104128136699294811511211361131118668584931
Total1882082673201561832051752802472872392161681301107558

Gender

 Male 1,778 51%
 Female 1,734 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,400 96.8%
 Black Or African American 11 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 48 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 31 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1511216723723517011136
Renter175053493318156
Total3216222028626818812642

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 802 61%
 Single Guardian 166 13%
 Singles 284 21%
 Singles With Roommate 72 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 868 66%
 Households with Kids 456 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1515191725181324241726263337344353262821
Female2415222428171321252625322124293422213013
Total3930414153352645494351585461637775475834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48831 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48831 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48831 real estate data, the median home value of $106,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48831 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48831 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,505 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 698 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 385 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 241 17%
 Households Vacant 95 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 16 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 28 12%
 2 Bedroom 100 42%
 3+ Bedroom 108 45%
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 $46,779 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48831 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 48831. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 947 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 27%
 No Earnings 1,081 39%
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 947 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 27%
 No Earnings 1,081 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,256 90.6%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 5.1%
 Worked at Home 59 4.3%
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. 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 202 18%
 High School Graduate 770 68%
 Associate's degree 90 8%
 Bachelor's degree 47 4%
 Master's degree 20 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 633 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 2.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48831

ZIP Code 48831 is in the Ovid-Elsie Area School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48831.

Great Lakes Online School
8989 East Colony Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ovid-Elsie Area School District
E.e. Knight Elementary School
215 North Tyler Dr
Elsie, MI 48831
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ovid-Elsie Area School District
Ovid-Elsie Middle School
4041 North Hollister Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ovid-Elsie Area School District
Ovid-Elsie High School
8989 East Colony Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ovid-Elsie Area School District

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