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ZIP Code 48870

Primary City:Palo, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Ionia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:05pm)
Coordinates:43.1104, -84.9850
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48870

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48870. 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 48870. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48870, 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:
Palo, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48870 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48870 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48870 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 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 48870 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 148
Population Density 2,502 people per sq mi
Housing Units 52
Median Home Value $83,800
Land Area 0.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 45
Median Household Income $53,214

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3127614982364313210
Female548245665647420320
Total816158591514791011733530

Gender

 Male 75 51%
 Female 73 49%
Gender

Race

 White 146 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner151087430
Renter03200110
Total181287540

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 58%
 Single Guardian 7 16%
 Singles 8 18%
 Singles With Roommate 4 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 28 62%
 Households with Kids 17 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01202214311032022110
Female01011020110403000111
Total02213234421435022221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48870 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48870 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48870 real estate data, the median home value of $83,800 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 142 96%
 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 6 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 23 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 15 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 13%
 Households Vacant 7 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $53,214 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48870 has very few people that work at home. 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 48870. 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 45 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 25%
 No Earnings 47 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 45 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 25%
 No Earnings 47 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 65 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 7%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 48870 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 62 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 32 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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