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ZIP Code 48871

Primary City:Perrinton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Gratiot County
Timezone: Eastern (9:21am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.16, -84.68
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48871

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48871. 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 48871. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48871, 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:
Perrinton, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48871 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48871 is located in southeast 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 48871 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48871 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,952
Population Density 64 people per sq mi
Housing Units 838
Median Home Value $138,000
Land Area 30.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 751
Median Household Income $54,777

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485571664934505675919075636035291411
Female495970593944485667818990634652212324
Total9711414112588789811214217217916512610687503735

Gender

 Male 972 50%
 Female 980 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,880 96.3%
 Black Or African American 14 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7501041581361155015
Renter928262617631
Total16781301841531215316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 474 63%
 Single Guardian 89 12%
 Singles 151 20%
 Singles With Roommate 37 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 519 69%
 Households with Kids 232 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male866151713961020121613101316122149
Female71111812128121513121117171312158119
Total1517172329251718253324273027262827291518

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48871 has a slightly less 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 48871 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 48871 real estate data, the median home value of $138,000 is slightly less 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 48871. Rentals in 48871 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 48871 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,907 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 429 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 206 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 116 14%
 Households Vacant 87 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 17 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 7%
 2 Bedroom 35 47%
 3+ Bedroom 35 47%
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 $54,777 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48871 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 48871. 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 636 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 353 22%
 No Earnings 581 37%
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 636 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 353 22%
 No Earnings 581 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 823 93.2%
 Public transportation 5 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.9%
 Worked at Home 47 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 100 14%
 High School Graduate 442 62%
 Associate's degree 76 11%
 Bachelor's degree 62 9%
 Master's degree 29 4%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 298 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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