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ZIP Code 49055

Primary City:Gobles, MI (View All Cities)
County: Van Buren County
Timezone: Eastern (3:18am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -85.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49055. 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 49055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49055, 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:
Gobles, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49055 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 49055 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 49055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,276
Population Density 107 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,965
Median Home Value $114,100
Land Area 58.84 sq mi
Water Area 2.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,437
Median Household Income $52,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15820324422515215116219421427827925920816388783638
Female173177236214137135158190212268288257222156106887851
Total33138048043928928632038442654656751643031919416611489

Gender

 Male 3,130 50%
 Female 3,146 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,964 95.0%
 Black Or African American 68 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.6%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 64 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 130 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1516132351748129217354
Renter2788769953422115
Total4224939961653433419469

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,352 55%
 Single Guardian 386 16%
 Singles 558 23%
 Singles With Roommate 141 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,681 69%
 Households with Kids 756 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2425434128413660383952524358525051383438
Female3546252843343026444942513757323953454537
Total5971686971756686828894103801158489104837975

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49055 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49055 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 49055 real estate data, the median home value of $114,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,254 99.6%
 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 22 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,398 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 618 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 421 14%
 Households Vacant 528 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 6.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 45 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 329 62.3%
 For Migrant Workers 8 1.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 17.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 10%
 2 Bedroom 201 53%
 3+ Bedroom 140 37%
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 $52,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49055 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. However, that is not the case in 49055. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,817 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,578 31%
 No Earnings 1,640 33%
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 1,817 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,578 31%
 No Earnings 1,640 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,746 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 0.9%
 Worked at Home 97 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 232 10.4%
 High School Graduate 1,542 69.4%
 Associate's degree 130 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 223 10.0%
 Master's degree 73 3.3%
 Professional school degree 13 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 918 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49055

ZIP Code 49055 is in the Gobles Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49055.

Gobles Virtual Academy
409 North State St
Gobles, MI 49055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gobles Public School District
Gobles Elementary School
409 North State St
Gobles, MI 49055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gobles Public School District
Gobles High School
409 North State St
Gobles, MI 49055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gobles Public School District
Gobles Jr Academy
32110 6th Ave
Gobles, MI 49055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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