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ZIP Code 49004

Primary City:Kalamazoo, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kalamazoo
County: Kalamazoo County
Timezone: Eastern (5:33am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.35, -85.58
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49004

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49004. 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 49004. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49004, 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:
Kalamazoo, MI
Acceptable:
Parchment

Stats and Demographics for the 49004 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49004 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 49004 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49004 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,645
Population Density 742 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,782
Median Home Value $106,700
Land Area 21.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,341
Median Household Income $46,828

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51453354851044152653550650352855155638030323321114099
Female498467556475430558559533538529617544447366287258202164
Total1,0121,0001,1049858711,0841,0941,0391,0411,0571,1681,100827669520469342263

Gender

 Male 7,617 49%
 Female 8,028 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,272 84.8%
 Black Or African American 1,392 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.5%
 Asian 189 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 197 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 519 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner826748261,039978678505169
Renter146412298217150795731
Total2281,0861,1241,2561,128757562200

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,144 50%
 Single Guardian 1,069 17%
 Singles 1,722 27%
 Singles With Roommate 406 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,361 69%
 Households with Kids 1,980 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male94126921001081071121079910811810710710811711799958289
Female911019810583102909399121921061151221058597979171
Total185227190205191209202200198229210213222230222202196192173160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49004 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49004 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1990s. Looking at 49004 real estate data, the median home value of $106,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49004 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49004 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49004 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,568 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 77 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,393 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,558 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,390 20%
 Households Vacant 441 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 117 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 116 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 160 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 2%
 1 Bedroom 437 33%
 2 Bedroom 467 36%
 3+ Bedroom 383 29%
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 $46,828 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49004 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 49004 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 4,907 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,158 25%
 No Earnings 4,342 35%
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 4,907 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,158 25%
 No Earnings 4,342 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,603 95.0%
 Public transportation 88 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 1.4%
 Worked at Home 144 2.1%
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 616 13%
 High School Graduate 2,597 54%
 Associate's degree 412 9%
 Bachelor's degree 867 18%
 Master's degree 220 5%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 61 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,265 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 350 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49004

ZIP Code 49004 is in the Parchment School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49004.

Barclay Hills Education Center
1125 East Mosel Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Parchment School District
Spring Valley Center for Exploration
3530 Mount Olivet Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kalamazoo Public Schools
Parchment Middle School
307 North Riverview Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Parchment School District
Parchment Northwood Elementary School
600 Edison St
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parchment School District
Parchment North Elementary School
5535 Keyes Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parchment School District
Parchment Central Elementary School
516 North Orient St
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parchment School District
Parchment High School
1916 East G Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Parchment School District

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