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ZIP Code 49120

Primary City:Niles, MI (View All Cities)
Coordinates:41.8, -86.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49120. 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 49120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49120, 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:
Niles, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49120 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 49120 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 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 49120 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,122
Population Density 316 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,436
Median Home Value $99,900
Land Area 117.44 sq mi
Water Area 2.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,893
Median Household Income $41,693

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2231,2281,2371,2979561,0519981,1331,1891,3491,4221,3131,157893587425366265
Female1,1391,1631,1941,1739491,0351,0091,1661,2641,4071,4001,3891,307984692641539582
Total2,3622,3912,4312,4701,9052,0862,0072,2992,4532,7562,8222,7022,4641,8771,2791,066905847

Gender

 Male 18,089 49%
 Female 19,033 51%
Gender

Race

 White 32,663 88.0%
 Black Or African American 2,287 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 221 0.6%
 Asian 230 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 586 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,123 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1331,0701,7812,4412,5761,7241,140464
Renter328795734670468260189120
Total4611,8652,5153,1113,0441,9841,329584

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,371 49%
 Single Guardian 2,643 18%
 Singles 4,068 27%
 Singles With Roommate 811 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,322 69%
 Households with Kids 4,571 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male227252264250243244245231265250242234256255250265278272232218
Female230215227252207218235240263239238239256222247233259243191208
Total457467491502450462480471528489480473512477497498537515423426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49120 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49120 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49120 real estate data, the median home value of $99,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49120 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,688 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 271 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 152 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,521 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,808 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,564 22%
 Households Vacant 1,543 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 502 32.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.6%
 For Sale Only 342 22.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 199 12.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 422 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 1%
 1 Bedroom 977 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,333 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,053 31%
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 $41,693 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49120 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 49120 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 10,134 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,801 26%
 No Earnings 11,526 39%
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 10,134 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,801 26%
 No Earnings 11,526 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,411 93.8%
 Public transportation 43 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 449 2.9%
 Worked at Home 429 2.8%
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 1,845 16%
 High School Graduate 6,953 59%
 Associate's degree 1,016 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,278 11%
 Master's degree 458 4%
 Professional school degree 182 2%
 Doctorate degree 97 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,711 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 770 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 779 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49120

ZIP Code 49120 is in the Niles Community School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49120.

Southside Special Educ School
1450 Silverbrook Ave
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Niles Community School District
W-A-Y Niles
111 Spruce St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Niles Community School District
Niles Extended School Community
111 Spruce St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Niles Community School District
Merritt Elementary School
1620 Lasalle Ave
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brandywine Community School District
Brandywine Elementary School
2428 South 13th St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brandywine Community School District
Ballard Elementary School
1601 West Chicago Rd
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
Howard Community School
2788 Mannix St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
Oak Manor Sixth Grade Center
1 Tyler St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
James Ellis School
2740 Mannix St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
Northside Child Development Center
2020 North 5th St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
Eastside Connections School
315 North 14th St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Niles Community School District
Bell Education Center
1830 South 3rd St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brandywine Community School District
Brandywine Middle School
1700 Bell Rd
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brandywine Community School District
Brandywine Senior High School
1700 Bell Rd
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brandywine Community School District
Cedar Lane School
2301 Niles Buchanan Rd
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Niles Community School District
Niles Comm. Schools Adult Education
111 Spruce St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Niles Community School District
Niles Senior High School
1441 Eagle St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Niles Community School District
Ring Lardner Middle School
801 North 17th St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Niles Community School District
Niles New Tech Entrepreneurial Academy
1441 Eagle St
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Niles Community School District
St Mary School
217 S Lincoln Ave
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Niles Adventist School
110 N Fairview Ave
Niles, MI 49120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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