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ZIP Code 48855

Primary City:Howell, MI (View All Cities)
County: Livingston County
Timezone: Eastern (4:56am)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -83.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48855

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48855. 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 48855. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48855, 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:
Howell, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48855 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48855 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 48855 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 extremely 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 48855 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,752
Population Density 162 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,681
Median Home Value $172,500
Land Area 90.94 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,294
Median Household Income $71,982

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4715455875753614083884426056686645274292831811177655
Female41652261051233339040951259665264251439530321314910399
Total8871,0671,1971,0876947987979541,2011,3201,3061,041824586394266179154

Gender

 Male 7,382 50%
 Female 7,370 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,315 97.0%
 Black Or African American 27 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 0.4%
 Asian 121 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 42 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 174 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner574789661,30099555526664
Renter3816214511760273133
Total956401,1111,4171,05558229797

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,516 66%
 Single Guardian 607 11%
 Singles 917 17%
 Singles With Roommate 254 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,323 63%
 Households with Kids 1,971 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86939896102113981141181241231211041151371341141078380
Female93827994981001001001241111121331411131191141081007163
Total179175177190200213198214242235235254245228256248222207154143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48855 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48855 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 48855 real estate data, the median home value of $172,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48855. Rentals in 48855 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48855 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,730 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 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,758 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 923 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 613 11%
 Households Vacant 387 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 14.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 98 25.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 8.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 85 22.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 29.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 10%
 2 Bedroom 351 67%
 3+ Bedroom 122 23%
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 $71,982 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48855 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 48855. 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 4,636 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,150 28%
 No Earnings 3,277 30%
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 4,636 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,150 28%
 No Earnings 3,277 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,337 93.3%
 Public transportation 25 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 1.3%
 Worked at Home 341 5.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 284 6%
 High School Graduate 2,779 58%
 Associate's degree 546 11%
 Bachelor's degree 689 14%
 Master's degree 371 8%
 Professional school degree 46 1%
 Doctorate degree 39 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,408 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 310 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 296 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48855

ZIP Code 48855 is in the Howell Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48855.

Ruahmah J. Hutchings Elementary
3503 Bigelow Rd
Howell, MI 48855
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Howell Public Schools

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