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ZIP Code 49053

Primary City:Galesburg, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kalamazoo County
Timezone: Eastern (10:07pm)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -85.40
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49053. 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 49053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49053, 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:
Galesburg, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49053 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 49053 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49053 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,028
Population Density 292 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,775
Median Home Value $135,800
Land Area 24.07 sq mi
Water Area 1.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,613
Median Household Income $55,615

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male221288259278141186230252265274266239204111101584842
Female23525728122914720223224825930326722920313090877789
Total456545540507288388462500524577533468407241191145125131

Gender

 Male 3,463 49%
 Female 3,565 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,636 94.4%
 Black Or African American 118 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.5%
 Asian 53 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 58 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 128 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2928946749245724112845
Renter361041039957262812
Total6539357059151426715657

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,463 56%
 Single Guardian 446 17%
 Singles 562 22%
 Singles With Roommate 142 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,640 63%
 Households with Kids 973 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4639465646476277565745535945696361503527
Female5946514551573858536356595746484646513828
Total105859710197104100135109120101112116911171091071017355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49053 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 49053 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49053 real estate data, the median home value of $135,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49053 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49053 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,880 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,527 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 621 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 465 17%
 Households Vacant 162 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 38.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 37 22.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 8.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 25.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 165 40%
 2 Bedroom 140 34%
 3+ Bedroom 95 23%
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 $55,615 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49053 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 49053 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 1,892 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,360 26%
 No Earnings 1,976 38%
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 1,892 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,360 26%
 No Earnings 1,976 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,646 95.0%
 Public transportation 10 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 2.4%
 Worked at Home 61 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 256 11.0%
 High School Graduate 1,362 58.3%
 Associate's degree 170 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 366 15.7%
 Master's degree 134 5.7%
 Professional school degree 34 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,029 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 162 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49053

ZIP Code 49053 is in the Galesburg-Augusta Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49053.

Galesburg-Augusta Primary School
315 West Battle Creek St
Galesburg, MI 49053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Galesburg-Augusta Community School District
Galesburg-Augusta High School
1076 North 37th St
Galesburg, MI 49053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Galesburg-Augusta Community School District
Galesburg-Augusta Alternative Education
1076 North 37th St
Galesburg, MI 49053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Galesburg-Augusta Community School District

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