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ZIP Code 49065

Primary City:Lawton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Van Buren County
Timezone: Eastern (3:21pm)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.13, -85.83
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49065

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49065. 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 49065. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49065, 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:
Lawton, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49065 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49065 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 49065 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 49065 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,662
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,000
Median Home Value $151,700
Land Area 43.22 sq mi
Water Area 2.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,480
Median Household Income $51,337

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18923524028917017915719722023228224821616091784941
Female1772242372561411641851972392812972501871451128678133
Total366459477545311343342394459513579498403305203164127174

Gender

 Male 3,273 49%
 Female 3,389 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,200 93.1%
 Black Or African American 58 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.5%
 Asian 21 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 224 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 125 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1819133950546826816437
Renter3595978661362357
Total5328643659152930418794

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,406 57%
 Single Guardian 405 16%
 Singles 545 22%
 Singles With Roommate 124 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,616 65%
 Households with Kids 864 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3625375142593946494841424762596368623740
Female2453392741443343634253544939586152503533
Total60787678831037289112909496961011171241201127273

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49065 has a slightly higher than average 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 49065 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49065 real estate data, the median home value of $151,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49065. Rentals in 49065 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49065 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,519 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,443 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 490 16%
 Households Vacant 520 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 9.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 36 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 353 67.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 12.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 3%
 1 Bedroom 89 18%
 2 Bedroom 149 30%
 3+ Bedroom 239 49%
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 $51,337 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49065 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 49065 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,865 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,510 29%
 No Earnings 1,833 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 1,865 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,510 29%
 No Earnings 1,833 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,688 95.2%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 2.2%
 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 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 264 13%
 High School Graduate 1,259 60%
 Associate's degree 179 8%
 Bachelor's degree 205 10%
 Master's degree 158 7%
 Professional school degree 17 1%
 Doctorate degree 30 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,234 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 168 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 128 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49065

ZIP Code 49065 is in the Lawton Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49065.

Lawton Elementary School
100 Primary Way
Lawton, MI 49065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawton Community School District
Lawton Middle School
100 Blue Pride Dr
Lawton, MI 49065
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lawton Community School District
Lawton Accelerated Academic Center
100 North Nursery St
Lawton, MI 49065
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawton Community School District
Lawton High School
101 Blue Pride Dr
Lawton, MI 49065
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawton Community School District

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