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ZIP Code 48847

Primary City:Ithaca, MI (View All Cities)
County: Gratiot County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.3, -84.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48847. 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 48847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48847, 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:
Ithaca, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48847 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 48847 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48847 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,041
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,637
Median Home Value $93,500
Land Area 122.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,396
Median Household Income $44,853

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
Male17617821825917716715218519824022520220213090866734
Female15317721019815318516719820521122921817615112411981100
Total329355428457330352319383403451454420378281214205148134

Gender

 Male 2,986 49%
 Female 3,055 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,779 95.7%
 Black Or African American 32 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.5%
 Asian 20 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 91 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 83 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3417428839842227421679
Renter581281149146402113
Total9230240248946831423792

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,324 55%
 Single Guardian 338 14%
 Singles 623 26%
 Singles With Roommate 111 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,641 68%
 Households with Kids 755 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3834393737342240454448414639555557524037
Female2729282929413335394143414243384652392333
Total656367666675557584859182888293101109916370

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48847 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48847 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48847 real estate data, the median home value of $93,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48847 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48847 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,895 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 59 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 87 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,148 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 737 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 511 19%
 Households Vacant 241 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 61 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 48 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 6%
 For Migrant Workers 11 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 128 26%
 2 Bedroom 176 35%
 3+ Bedroom 194 39%
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 $44,853 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48847 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48847 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 1,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,096 24%
 No Earnings 1,593 34%
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 1,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,096 24%
 No Earnings 1,593 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,270 88.9%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 4.5%
 Worked at Home 144 5.6%
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 174 9.2%
 High School Graduate 1,315 69.4%
 Associate's degree 106 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 221 11.7%
 Master's degree 53 2.8%
 Professional school degree 16 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,013 85.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 6.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48847

ZIP Code 48847 is in the Ithaca Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48847.

North Elementary School
201 East Arcada St
Ithaca, MI 48847
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ithaca Public Schools
South Elementary School
400 Webster St
Ithaca, MI 48847
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ithaca Public Schools
Ithaca High School
710 North Union St
Ithaca, MI 48847
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ithaca Public Schools
Ithaca Sda School
937 N Pine River St
Ithaca, MI 48847
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Countryside Christian School
4308 S Luce Rd
Ithaca, MI 48847
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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