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ZIP Code 49224

Primary City:Albion, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:54am)
Coordinates:42.3, -84.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49224. 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 49224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49224, 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:
Albion, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49224 is located in southeast 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 49224 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49224 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,224
Population Density 144 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,021
Median Home Value $79,500
Land Area 98.83 sq mi
Water Area 2.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,102
Median Household Income $32,632

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male429459443845752342346318356452462466353261220192116104
Female437448363701870353352367396495487437402329246199198228
Total8669078061,5461,622695698685752947949903755590466391314332

Gender

 Male 6,916 49%
 Female 7,308 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,617 74.6%
 Black Or African American 2,857 20.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.4%
 Asian 109 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 133 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 427 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner38288482717762564408204
Renter2163522963192141198142
Total2546407781,036976683489246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,205 43%
 Single Guardian 1,126 22%
 Singles 1,450 28%
 Singles With Roommate 321 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,530 69%
 Households with Kids 1,572 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male90839485105938986869380987696130113123178301255
Female92909381941067296808072627574848984165279293
Total182173187166199199161182166173152160151170214202207343580548

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49224 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49224 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49224 real estate data, the median home value of $79,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49224 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,470 87.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 111 0.8%
 Nursing Facilities 50 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,374 9.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 219 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,132 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,331 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,639 27%
 Households Vacant 919 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 242 26.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.0%
 For Sale Only 120 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 14.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 397 43.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 1%
 1 Bedroom 436 23%
 2 Bedroom 652 35%
 3+ Bedroom 753 40%
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 $32,632 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49224 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 49224 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 49224 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 3,185 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,618 31%
 No Earnings 4,825 41%
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 3,185 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,618 31%
 No Earnings 4,825 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,423 84.2%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 683 13.0%
 Worked at Home 126 2.4%
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 644 15%
 High School Graduate 2,705 64%
 Associate's degree 241 6%
 Bachelor's degree 356 8%
 Master's degree 120 3%
 Professional school degree 51 1%
 Doctorate degree 102 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,169 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 314 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49224

ZIP Code 49224 is in the Calhoun Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49224.

Starr Commonwealth for Boys
13725 26 Mile Rd
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Calhoun Independent School District
Harrington Elementary School
100 South Clark St
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albion Public Schools
Caldwell Elementary
1018 North Berrien St
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albion Public Schools
Albion High School
225 Watson St
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albion Public Schools
Albion Flex School
225 Watson St
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albion Public Schools
Montcalm School
13725 26 Mile Rd
Albion, MI 49224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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