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ZIP Code 49028

Primary City:Bronson, MI (View All Cities)
County: Branch County
Timezone: Eastern (2:21pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -85.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49028. 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 49028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49028, 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:
Bronson, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49028 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 49028 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 single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49028 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,387
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,841
Median Home Value $94,500
Land Area 118.77 sq mi
Water Area 1.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,341
Median Household Income $39,059

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male258263238256190206177203224240257202145139102812925
Female204214241236194189169185209228280193145126119856768
Total4624774794923843953463884334685373952902652211669693

Gender

 Male 3,235 51%
 Female 3,152 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,954 93.2%
 Black Or African American 37 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.6%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 238 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 102 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4419429844233526816360
Renter5513511110055392418
Total9932940954239030718778

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,279 55%
 Single Guardian 422 18%
 Singles 523 22%
 Singles With Roommate 117 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,532 65%
 Households with Kids 809 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6439564459495056495242484551575248564340
Female4641454241483443485045475049455551483740
Total110801018610097849997102879595100102107991048080

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49028 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49028 real estate data, the median home value of $94,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49028 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49028 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,358 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 29 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,182 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 622 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 537 19%
 Households Vacant 500 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 10.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 39 7.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 242 48.4%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 28.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 75 15%
 2 Bedroom 169 33%
 3+ Bedroom 256 50%
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 $39,059 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49028 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49028 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,774 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,159 24%
 No Earnings 1,922 40%
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 1,774 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,159 24%
 No Earnings 1,922 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,265 90.0%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 4.3%
 Worked at Home 134 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 420 20.9%
 High School Graduate 1,289 64.2%
 Associate's degree 99 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 137 6.8%
 Master's degree 48 2.4%
 Professional school degree 11 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,245 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 99 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 207 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49028

ZIP Code 49028 is in the Bronson Community School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49028.

Anderson Elementary School
335 East Corey St
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bronson Community School District
Ryan Elementary School
461 Rudd St
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bronson Community School District
Chicago Street School
501 East Chicago St
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bronson Community School District
Bronson Jr/Sr High School
450 East Grant St
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bronson Community School District
St Mary'S Assumption School
204 Albers Rd
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Golden Rule School
830 Pleasant Hill
Bronson, MI 49028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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