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ZIP Code 49126

Primary City:Sodus, MI (View All Cities)
County: Berrien County
Timezone: Eastern (8:49am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.02, -86.37
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49126. 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 49126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49126, 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:
Sodus, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49126 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 49126 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 49126 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,341
Population Density 84 people per sq mi
Housing Units 633
Median Home Value $136,500
Land Area 16.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 535
Median Household Income $43,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male424649433325394040595942322927231915
Female394046504031323742555634384234261522
Total81869593735671778211411576707161493437

Gender

 Male 662 49%
 Female 679 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,148 85.6%
 Black Or African American 78 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 82 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13365310372825829
Renter820231910612
Total21567612282885931

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 260 49%
 Single Guardian 99 19%
 Singles 147 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 372 70%
 Households with Kids 163 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6811996121271114147371168115
Female11678571012610581013131317525
Total1714181714132224132119221716202423131310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49126 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49126 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49126 real estate data, the median home value of $136,500 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 49126. Rentals in 49126 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,336 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 5 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 220 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 14%
 Households Vacant 98 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 9%
 For Migrant Workers 11 11%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 13%
 2 Bedroom 47 43%
 3+ Bedroom 49 45%
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 $43,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49126 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 49126 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 486 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 327 27%
 No Earnings 412 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 486 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 327 27%
 No Earnings 412 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 650 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 20 3%
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 120 20%
 High School Graduate 350 58%
 Associate's degree 37 6%
 Bachelor's degree 49 8%
 Master's degree 25 4%
 Professional school degree 20 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 171 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49126

ZIP Code 49126 is in the Sodus Township Independent #5 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49126.

River School
4439 River Rd
Sodus, MI 49126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sodus Township Independent #5 School District

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