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ZIP Code 48888

Primary City:Stanton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Montcalm County
Timezone: Eastern (9:04pm)
Coordinates:43.3, -85.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48888

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48888. 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 48888. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48888, 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:
Stanton, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48888 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48888 is located in south 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 48888 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48888 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,366
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,132
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 88.52 sq mi
Water Area 1.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,478
Median Household Income $36,831

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male190179224218171190190205215242252237214161134865334
Female171195214213173156177159201240274232227164129976881
Total361374438431344346367364416482526469441325263183121115

Gender

 Male 3,195 50%
 Female 3,171 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,144 96.5%
 Black Or African American 39 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.5%
 Asian 17 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 70 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2418327745647132917372
Renter511101067260443020
Total7529338352853137320392

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,353 55%
 Single Guardian 415 17%
 Singles 572 23%
 Singles With Roommate 138 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,730 70%
 Households with Kids 748 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4129344836353737344452335837483336564536
Female3529324429374637463348424150383958483035
Total765866926572837480771007599878672941047571

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48888 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48888 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 48888 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48888. Rentals in 48888 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 48888 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,179 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 181 2.8%
 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 1,168 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 817 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 493 16%
 Households Vacant 654 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 9.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 56 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 408 62.4%
 For Migrant Workers 9 1.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 16.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 90 17.2%
 2 Bedroom 201 38.5%
 3+ Bedroom 229 43.9%
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 $36,831 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48888 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 48888 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,554 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,438 28%
 No Earnings 2,136 42%
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 1,554 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,438 28%
 No Earnings 2,136 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,128 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 4%
 Worked at Home 126 5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 343 16.2%
 High School Graduate 1,389 65.5%
 Associate's degree 169 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 114 5.4%
 Master's degree 81 3.8%
 Professional school degree 12 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 859 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48888

ZIP Code 48888 is in the Central Montcalm Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48888.

Central Montcalm Upper Elementary School
1488 South Sheridan Rd
Stanton, MI 48888
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Montcalm Public Schools
Central Montcalm Middle School
1480 South Sheridan Rd
Stanton, MI 48888
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Montcalm Public Schools
Central Montcalm Public Schools Alternative
710 North State St
Stanton, MI 48888
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Montcalm Public Schools
Central Montcalm High School
1480 South Sheridan Rd
Stanton, MI 48888
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Montcalm Public Schools

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