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ZIP Code 48832

Primary City:Elwell, MI (View All Cities)
County: Gratiot County
Timezone: Eastern (7:19pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.40, -84.78
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48832

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48832. 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 48832. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48832, 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:
Elwell, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48832 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48832 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 48832 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48832 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,393
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 617
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 25.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 554
Median Household Income $37,155

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male314038513839373445546355534027251010
Female414539493328453750595155424533241215
Total7285771007167827195113114110958560492225

Gender

 Male 690 50%
 Female 703 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,366 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74674105101814021
Renter716122413160
Total146286129114824621

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 343 62%
 Single Guardian 70 13%
 Singles 111 20%
 Singles With Roommate 30 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 394 71%
 Households with Kids 160 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male879391011731147106121471268
Female59119888138103899139121147
Total131620121718192011217151915252319231015

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48832 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48832 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 48832 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48832 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48832 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48832 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,393 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 292 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 183 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 13%
 Households Vacant 63 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 70%
 3+ Bedroom 6 30%
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 $37,155 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48832 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 48832 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 48832 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 337 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 21%
 No Earnings 433 45%
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 337 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 21%
 No Earnings 433 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 427 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 51 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 33 8%
 High School Graduate 320 73%
 Associate's degree 34 8%
 Bachelor's degree 42 10%
 Master's degree 9 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 195 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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