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ZIP Code 49015

Primary City:Battle Creek, MI (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Eastern (9:22am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.27, -85.24
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49015

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49015. 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 49015. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49015, 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:
Battle Creek, MI
Acceptable:
Springfield

Stats and Demographics for the 49015 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49015 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 49015 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49015 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,782
Population Density 1,139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,315
Median Home Value $110,600
Land Area 23.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,170
Median Household Income $49,877

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
Male930900887948742788820807867862856887683497373316275234
Female9308969099088068548929098939801,019906819610472430435442
Total1,8601,7961,7961,8561,5481,6421,7121,7161,7601,8421,8751,7931,5021,107845746710676

Gender

 Male 12,672 47%
 Female 14,110 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,438 83.8%
 Black Or African American 1,714 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 0.6%
 Asian 1,085 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 496 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 872 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner857801,2731,5831,5971,051826363
Renter460944660582383213201169
Total5451,7241,9332,1651,9801,2641,027532

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,105 46%
 Single Guardian 2,051 18%
 Singles 3,367 30%
 Singles With Roommate 647 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,548 68%
 Households with Kids 3,622 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171209193180179182170187182167187186185162193215202176162140
Female184189194185191173168170194186166195167195184193188179164153
Total355398387365370355338357376353353381352357377408390355326293

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49015 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49015 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49015 real estate data, the median home value of $110,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49015 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49015 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49015 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,673 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 10 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 93 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,419 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,139 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,612 29%
 Households Vacant 1,145 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 452 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 224 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 118 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 303 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 111 3%
 1 Bedroom 904 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,352 40%
 3+ Bedroom 982 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 $49,877 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49015 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 49015 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 8,344 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,358 25%
 No Earnings 7,389 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 8,344 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,358 25%
 No Earnings 7,389 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,269 93.2%
 Public transportation 51 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 493 4.1%
 Worked at Home 267 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 708 9%
 High School Graduate 4,195 50%
 Associate's degree 545 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,832 22%
 Master's degree 628 8%
 Professional school degree 240 3%
 Doctorate degree 166 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,039 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 499 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 528 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49015

ZIP Code 49015 is in the Battle Creek Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49015.

Coburn School
39 Fairhome Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Battle Creek Public Schools
Arbor Academy
55 Arbor St
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arbor Academy
Sonoma Elementary
4640 B Dr South
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harper Creek Community School District
Minges Brook School
435 Lincoln Hill Dr
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Prairieview School
1675 Iroquois Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Riverside Elementary School
650 Riverside Dr
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Westlake Elementary School
1184 24th St South
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Lakeview Middle School
300 28th St South
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Battle Creek Area Learning Center
15 Arbor St
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Battle Creek Area Learning Center School District
Lakeview High School
15060 Helmer Rd South
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lakeview School. District (Calhoun) School District
Battle Creek Area Catholic School
44n25 St
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Woodlawn Preschool
1175 Territorial Rd W
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Battle Creek Area Catholic School St Joseph El/Mid
47 23rd St N
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calhoun Christian School
20 Woodrow Ave S
Battle Creek, MI 49015
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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