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ZIP Code 49246

Primary City:Horton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (10:36am)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.11, -84.51
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49246. 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 49246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49246, 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:
Horton, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49246 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 49246 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49246 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,255
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,486
Median Home Value $160,800
Land Area 34.18 sq mi
Water Area 1.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,268
Median Household Income $70,611

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male62106130119605468951131381491561289872472922
Female63861251236062599410414914515211510071483122
Total125192255242120116127189217287294308243198143956044

Gender

 Male 1,646 51%
 Female 1,609 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,191 98.0%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 14 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8741662862991989734
Renter621342012931
Total149520030631120710035

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 819 65%
 Single Guardian 175 14%
 Singles 224 18%
 Singles With Roommate 50 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 884 70%
 Households with Kids 384 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male712161614163117282223233527252627212013
Female91113161211171927222030312225331824237
Total1623293226274836554443536649505945454320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49246 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49246 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 49246 real estate data, the median home value of $160,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49246. Rentals in 49246 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,255 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 781 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 381 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 106 7%
 Households Vacant 218 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 26 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 139 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 26%
 2 Bedroom 39 34%
 3+ Bedroom 47 41%
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 $70,611 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49246 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49246 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 1,037 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 787 28%
 No Earnings 992 35%
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 1,037 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 787 28%
 No Earnings 992 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,428 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 3%
 Worked at Home 119 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49246 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 51 4%
 High School Graduate 822 64%
 Associate's degree 64 5%
 Bachelor's degree 214 17%
 Master's degree 84 7%
 Professional school degree 39 3%
 Doctorate degree 11 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 440 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49246

ZIP Code 49246 is in the Hanover-Horton School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49246.

Hanover-Horton Middle School
10000 Moscow Rd
Horton, MI 49246
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hanover-Horton School District
Hanover-Horton High School
10000 Moscow Rd
Horton, MI 49246
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover-Horton School District
Hanover-Horton Virtual School
10000 Moscow Rd
Horton, MI 49246
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hanover-Horton School District

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