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ZIP Code 48911

Primary City:Lansing, MI (View All Cities)
County: Ingham County
Timezone: Eastern (1:42pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.68, -84.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48911

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48911. 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 48911. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48911, 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:
Lansing, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48911 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48911 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48911 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48911 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,111
Population Density 2,524 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,617
Median Home Value $94,400
Land Area 15.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,150
Median Household Income $38,930

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6391,5561,4571,4521,3711,5021,3671,2151,1561,2281,2021,121912550381315224162
Female1,5071,4661,4161,4641,6021,7211,4931,3851,3301,4211,5621,3701,110718520486346384
Total3,1463,0222,8732,9162,9733,2232,8602,6002,4862,6492,7642,4912,0221,268901801570546

Gender

 Male 18,810 47%
 Female 21,301 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,181 55.3%
 Black Or African American 11,885 29.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 238 0.6%
 Asian 1,918 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.0%
 Other Race 1,404 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,466 6.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1561,1631,4881,9501,9171,049704197
Renter9411,9921,4481,304964429239209
Total1,0973,1552,9363,2542,8811,478943406

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,865 36%
 Single Guardian 4,313 27%
 Singles 4,777 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,195 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,423 65%
 Households with Kids 5,727 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male347318343328348333283284308317294275280291278295305298276282
Female303296314300279312283294298279266274326271278296259307324312
Total650614657628627645566578606596560549606562556591564605600594

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48911 has a small 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 48911 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 48911 real estate data, the median home value of $94,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48911 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48911 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48911 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,767 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 224 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,572 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,052 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,526 43%
 Households Vacant 1,467 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 744 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 283 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 351 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 1,588 21.1%
 2 Bedroom 3,621 48.2%
 3+ Bedroom 2,254 30.0%
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 $38,930 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48911 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. More commuters in 48911 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,503 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,697 29%
 No Earnings 10,638 36%
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 10,503 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,697 29%
 No Earnings 10,638 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,449 90.7%
 Public transportation 562 3.5%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 437 2.7%
 Worked at Home 469 2.9%
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 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 1,366 12%
 High School Graduate 6,303 57%
 Associate's degree 1,011 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,535 14%
 Master's degree 466 4%
 Professional school degree 183 2%
 Doctorate degree 113 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,641 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 586 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,183 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48911

ZIP Code 48911 is in the Learn Live Lead Academy. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48911.

Learn Live Lead Academy
3000 West Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Learn Live Lead Academy
Attwood School
915 Attwood Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Forrest G. Averill School
3201 Averill Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Lewton School
2000 Lewton Place
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Wainwright School
4200 Wainwright Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Wexford Montessori Magnet School
5217 Wexford Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Gardner Middle School
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
North School
333 East Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Lansing K-8 Stem Magnet Academy
2600 Hampden Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Gardner Academy
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Lewton School
2000 Lewton Place
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Attwood School
915 Attwood Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Woodcreek Achievement Center
4000 Woodcreek Ln
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lansing Public School District
Lansing Christian School
3405 Belle Chase Way
Lansing, MI 48911
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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