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ZIP Code 49091

Primary City:Sturgis, MI (View All Cities)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: Eastern (9:22pm)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -85.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49091

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49091. 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 49091. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49091, 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:
Sturgis, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49091 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49091 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 49091 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49091 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,872
Population Density 228 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,794
Median Home Value $113,000
Land Area 87.11 sq mi
Water Area 5.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,469
Median Household Income $40,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male749797746751530636571568618671692648524389295211120149
Female814736692667609627595576564718709649594448332284267326
Total1,5631,5331,4381,4181,1391,2631,1661,1441,1821,3891,4011,2971,118837627495387475

Gender

 Male 9,665 49%
 Female 10,207 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,200 86.6%
 Black Or African American 202 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.3%
 Asian 175 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1,747 8.8%
 Two Or More Races 481 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner815758491,1811,134752483194
Renter232534411363263166129122
Total3131,1091,2601,5441,397918612316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,831 51%
 Single Guardian 1,312 18%
 Singles 1,928 26%
 Singles With Roommate 398 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,807 64%
 Households with Kids 2,662 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male146151156145175157153143169144145162145150171155163153109111
Female164168164163142147168135144141139129141142131151154129102125
Total310319320308317304321278313285284291286292302306317282211236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49091 has a slightly less 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 49091 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 49091 real estate data, the median home value of $113,000 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 49091. Rentals in 49091 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49091 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,686 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 72 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,578 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,671 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,220 25%
 Households Vacant 1,325 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 255 19.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.1%
 For Sale Only 187 14.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 551 41.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 281 21.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 339 16%
 1 Bedroom 356 17%
 2 Bedroom 872 41%
 3+ Bedroom 586 27%
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 $40,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49091 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 49091 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,106 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,274 22%
 No Earnings 6,315 43%
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 5,106 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,274 22%
 No Earnings 6,315 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,678 93.8%
 Public transportation 9 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 2.8%
 Worked at Home 218 3.1%
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. 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 1,102 19%
 High School Graduate 3,296 56%
 Associate's degree 307 5%
 Bachelor's degree 717 12%
 Master's degree 258 4%
 Professional school degree 92 2%
 Doctorate degree 86 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,590 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 286 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 547 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49091

ZIP Code 49091 is in the Nottawa Community School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49091.

Nottawa Community School
26438 M 86
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nottawa Community School District
Eastwood School
909 South Franks Ave
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Sturgis Middle School
1400 East Lafayette St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Congress School
421 East Congress St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Wall School
702 East Lafayette St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Wenzel School
403 South Park St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Sturgis Schools Adult Education Center
107 West West St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Sturgis High School
216 Vinewood Ave
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sturgis Public Schools
Nottawa Christian School
26239 M 86
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sturgis Christian School
70031 S Lakeview St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St John'S Lutheran School
1108 E Lafayette St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
406 S Lakeview Ave
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heartwood Renaissance Academy
705 E West St
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
Lake Area Christian School
63590 Borgert Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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