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ZIP Code 48850

Primary City:Lakeview, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:36am)
Coordinates:43.4, -85.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48850. 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 48850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48850, 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:
Lakeview, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48850 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 48850 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors 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 48850 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,474
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,203
Median Home Value $87,300
Land Area 80.76 sq mi
Water Area 1.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,746
Median Household Income $34,407

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13317318418611212512812811816019512112599104714533
Female133142147153108130133131138165165142130128106784857
Total2663153313392202552612592563253602632552272101499390

Gender

 Male 2,240 50%
 Female 2,234 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,348 97.2%
 Black Or African American 9 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1815421031125723413947
Renter5088606942292612
Total6824227038029926316559

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 956 55%
 Single Guardian 267 15%
 Singles 436 25%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,195 68%
 Households with Kids 551 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2028243240312542353237343942423538353626
Female3634262030352721292931293028293533322424
Total5662505270665263646168636970717071676050

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48850 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48850 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 48850 real estate data, the median home value of $87,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48850 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,436 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 854 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 516 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 376 17%
 Households Vacant 457 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 54 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 292 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 4%
 1 Bedroom 56 20%
 2 Bedroom 116 42%
 3+ Bedroom 95 34%
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 $34,407 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48850 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 48850. 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 1,009 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 790 24%
 No Earnings 1,452 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 1,009 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 790 24%
 No Earnings 1,452 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,252 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 6%
 Worked at Home 69 5%
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 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 255 18.4%
 High School Graduate 850 61.2%
 Associate's degree 128 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 126 9.1%
 Master's degree 18 1.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 734 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48850

ZIP Code 48850 is in the Lakeview Community Schools (Montcalm) School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48850.

Lakeview Middle School
516 Washington St
Lakeview, MI 48850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lakeview Community Schools (Montcalm) School District
Lakeview Elementary School
125 5th St
Lakeview, MI 48850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview Community Schools (Montcalm) School District
Lakeview High School
9800 Youngman Rd
Lakeview, MI 48850
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakeview Community Schools (Montcalm) School District
Pleasant Hill Amish Par School
Kendaville (between 7750 & Backus Rd NW)
Lakeview, MI 48850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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