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ZIP Code 48849

Primary City:Lake Odessa, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:00pm)
Coordinates:42.8, -85.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48849

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48849. 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 48849. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48849, 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:
Lake Odessa, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48849 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48849 is located in south 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 48849 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48849 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,717
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,543
Median Home Value $108,500
Land Area 82.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,229
Median Household Income $48,656

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20919220621713715715815818023224320217212191635328
Female16717920222116016815714919923624019616712993908065
Total37637140843829732531530737946848339833925018415313393

Gender

 Male 2,819 49%
 Female 2,898 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,417 94.8%
 Black Or African American 17 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.3%
 Asian 37 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 116 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 113 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3219228345236724417866
Renter4310586665923249
Total7529736951842626720275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,246 56%
 Single Guardian 370 17%
 Singles 518 23%
 Singles With Roommate 95 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,492 67%
 Households with Kids 737 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4941434039453539344539334643434752403527
Female2828413726354245313633344653485448393223
Total776984776580778465817267929691101100796750

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48849 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48849 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48849 real estate data, the median home value of $108,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48849 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48849 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48849 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,711 99.9%
 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,196 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 618 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 415 16%
 Households Vacant 314 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 43 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 132 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 105 25%
 2 Bedroom 125 29%
 3+ Bedroom 190 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 $48,656 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48849 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. Most commuters in 48849 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,678 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,251 28%
 No Earnings 1,473 33%
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 1,678 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,251 28%
 No Earnings 1,473 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,338 91.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 4.6%
 Worked at Home 90 3.5%
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 202 10.8%
 High School Graduate 1,255 66.9%
 Associate's degree 126 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 246 13.1%
 Master's degree 36 1.9%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,005 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 73 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48849

ZIP Code 48849 is in the Lakewood Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48849.

West Elementary School
812 Washington Blvd
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakewood Public Schools
Lakewood High School
7223 Velte Rd
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakewood Public Schools
Faith Christian School
7455 N Woodland Rd
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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