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ZIP Code 49234

Primary City:Clarklake, MI (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (2:58pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.12, -84.37
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49234

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49234. 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 49234. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49234, 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:
Clarklake, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49234 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49234 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 49234 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49234 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,579
Population Density 118 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,379
Median Home Value $185,800
Land Area 21.91 sq mi
Water Area 1.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,073
Median Household Income $58,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male516184996051397575103122130123795444368
Female4864668446545455861051451281206846483533
Total9912515018310610593130161208267258243147100927141

Gender

 Male 1,294 50%
 Female 1,285 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,523 97.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 7 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115111821626014410623
Renter15263631231021
Total267715424728315410824

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 658 61%
 Single Guardian 106 10%
 Singles 255 24%
 Singles With Roommate 54 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 817 76%
 Households with Kids 256 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8121512713716181413162417221723221519
Female911712131114917714221112121523181610
Total1723222420242125352127383529343246403129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49234 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49234 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49234 real estate data, the median home value of $185,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49234. Rentals in 49234 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49234 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,558 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 617 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 312 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 144 10%
 Households Vacant 306 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 19 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 234 76.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 11.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 13%
 2 Bedroom 63 68%
 3+ Bedroom 18 19%
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 $58,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49234 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. Most commuters in 49234 can expect to fall in that range. 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 728 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 637 29%
 No Earnings 812 37%
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 728 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 637 29%
 No Earnings 812 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,150 97.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.6%
 Worked at Home 26 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49234 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 35 4%
 High School Graduate 595 64%
 Associate's degree 54 6%
 Bachelor's degree 146 16%
 Master's degree 54 6%
 Professional school degree 42 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 397 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49234

ZIP Code 49234 is in the Columbia School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49234.

Columbia Alternative Education
4460 North Lake Rd
Clarklake, MI 49234
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia School District

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