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ZIP Code 49072

Primary City:Mendon, MI (View All Cities)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -85.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49072. 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 49072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49072, 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:
Mendon, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49072 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 49072 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49072 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,164
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,316
Median Home Value $123,100
Land Area 56.14 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,168
Median Household Income $45,163

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9710613113566668394106136143122828061313918
Female9411112011768767910297142119101968757393528
Total191217251252134142162196203278262223178167118707446

Gender

 Male 1,596 50%
 Female 1,568 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,050 96.4%
 Black Or African American 29 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.7%
 Asian 13 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11761712581991569031
Renter143934352212128
Total2511520529322116810239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 704 60%
 Single Guardian 176 15%
 Singles 227 19%
 Singles With Roommate 61 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 763 65%
 Households with Kids 405 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1826172020192713272426282924302833222215
Female1716192019272320222429162427242824261516
Total3542364039465033494855445351545657483731

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49072 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49072 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49072 real estate data, the median home value of $123,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49072. Rentals in 49072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,139 99.2%
 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 25 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 676 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 316 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 176 13%
 Households Vacant 148 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 22 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 3%
 1 Bedroom 22 13%
 2 Bedroom 42 25%
 3+ Bedroom 96 58%
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 $45,163 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49072 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 49072 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 849 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 668 29%
 No Earnings 795 34%
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 849 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 668 29%
 No Earnings 795 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,063 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 3%
 Worked at Home 38 3%
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 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 157 15.5%
 High School Graduate 650 64.2%
 Associate's degree 85 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 97 9.6%
 Master's degree 20 2.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 663 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49072

ZIP Code 49072 is in the Mendon Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49072.

Mendon Middle/High School
148 Kirby Rd
Mendon, MI 49072
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mendon Community School District
Mendon Elementary School
306 Ln St
Mendon, MI 49072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mendon Community School District

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