Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 49230

Primary City:Brooklyn, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Coordinates:42.1, -84.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49230. 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 49230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49230, 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:
Brooklyn, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49230 is located in southeast 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 49230 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49230 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,475
Population Density 160 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,151
Median Home Value $159,700
Land Area 65.58 sq mi
Water Area 6.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,382
Median Household Income $54,497

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21428933737422420522425032441550447345434423817512582
Female213246314354200183215303330450460487423362218178169119
Total427535651728424388439553654865964960877706456353294201

Gender

 Male 5,251 50%
 Female 5,224 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,191 97.3%
 Black Or African American 35 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 53 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 34 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 123 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27225478854963663410103
Renter4813115013182403344
Total753566289851,045703443147

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,553 58%
 Single Guardian 524 12%
 Singles 1,073 24%
 Singles With Roommate 232 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,251 74%
 Households with Kids 1,131 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3535574840486060816972666367928968656056
Female3750334739575348496157606472597694636251
Total7285909579105113108130130129126127139151165162128122107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49230 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49230 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 49230 real estate data, the median home value of $159,700 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 49230. Rentals in 49230 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,469 99.9%
 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,529 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,194 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 659 11%
 Households Vacant 1,769 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 4.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.3%
 For Sale Only 125 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,412 79.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 127 7.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 117 16.5%
 2 Bedroom 342 48.2%
 3+ Bedroom 247 34.8%
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 $54,497 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49230 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 49230. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,790 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,118 25%
 No Earnings 3,452 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 2,790 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,118 25%
 No Earnings 3,452 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,911 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1.2%
 Worked at Home 177 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 326 8.9%
 High School Graduate 2,205 59.9%
 Associate's degree 348 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 493 13.4%
 Master's degree 183 5.0%
 Professional school degree 100 2.7%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,351 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 147 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49230

ZIP Code 49230 is in the Columbia School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49230.

Columbia Elementary School
320 School St
Brooklyn, MI 49230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia School District
Columbia Middle School
321 School St
Brooklyn, MI 49230
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia School District
Columbia Central High School
11775 Hewitt Rd
Brooklyn, MI 49230
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia School District

Nearby ZIP Codes