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ZIP Code 48912

Primary City:Lansing, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northtown|Eastside|North Lansing
County: Ingham County
Timezone: Eastern (6:51am)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.74, -84.52
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48912. 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 48912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48912, 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 48912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48912 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 48912 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48912 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,035
Population Density 3,549 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,528
Median Home Value $92,700
Land Area 4.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,633
Median Household Income $38,387

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5484384174881,0231,06178457148953858652037824715712810180
Female496465399457987925660489458524545542448298218221176173
Total1,0449038169452,0101,9861,4441,0609471,0621,1311,062826545375349277253

Gender

 Male 8,554 50%
 Female 8,481 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,149 71.3%
 Black Or African American 2,669 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 0.9%
 Asian 523 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 664 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 859 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner87618639732787440326146
Renter6801,19551559744122014862
Total7671,8131,1541,3291,228660474208

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,100 28%
 Single Guardian 1,375 18%
 Singles 2,982 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1,176 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,956 78%
 Households with Kids 1,677 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male104122105100938884908389878083781068587101109142
Female1059694958290821041077485808080558591107119160
Total209218199195175178166194190163172160163158161170178208228302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48912 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 48912 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48912 real estate data, the median home value of $92,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48912 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48912 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,672 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 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 359 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,785 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 990 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,858 45%
 Households Vacant 895 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 451 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 155 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 221 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,190 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,639 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,080 27%
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 $38,387 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48912 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. More commuters in 48912 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 5,397 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,443 37%
 No Earnings 3,888 26%
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 5,397 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,443 37%
 No Earnings 3,888 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,704 85.4%
 Public transportation 445 4.9%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 585 6.5%
 Worked at Home 276 3.1%
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 588 11%
 High School Graduate 2,352 45%
 Associate's degree 415 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,098 21%
 Master's degree 459 9%
 Professional school degree 164 3%
 Doctorate degree 125 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,117 75.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 322 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 380 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48912

ZIP Code 48912 is in the Lansing Public School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48912.

Bingham School
121 South Bingham St
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Fairview School
815 North Fairview Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Pattengill Middle School
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Post Oak Magnet School
2320 Post Oak Ln
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Pattengill Academy
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lansing Public School District
Eastern High School
220 North Pennsylvania Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lansing Public School District
Resurrection School
1527 E Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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