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ZIP Code 49249

Primary City:Jerome, MI (View All Cities)
County: Hillsdale County
Timezone: Eastern (7:12pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.04, -84.46
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49249. 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 49249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49249, 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:
Jerome, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49249 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 49249 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 49249 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,408
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,868
Median Home Value $132,500
Land Area 32.03 sq mi
Water Area 1.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,397
Median Household Income $56,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10268991038387751048913215914812912481642623
Female99961071016285899210113217014614210473563027
Total2011642062041451721641961902643292942712281541205650

Gender

 Male 1,696 50%
 Female 1,712 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,316 97.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.5%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1610417927929223012033
Renter932343517863
Total2513621331430923812636

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 861 62%
 Single Guardian 171 12%
 Singles 308 22%
 Singles With Roommate 57 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,026 73%
 Households with Kids 371 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male212325151513911201321222419172619221921
Female2914231920212215181721261924232122191610
Total5037483435343126383042484343404741413531

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49249 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49249 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49249 real estate data, the median home value of $132,500 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 49249. Rentals in 49249 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,408 100%
 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 870 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 383 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 144 8%
 Households Vacant 471 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 38 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 359 76%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 20 26%
 3+ Bedroom 56 74%
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 $56,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49249 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 49249. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 885 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 728 26%
 No Earnings 1,180 42%
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 885 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 728 26%
 No Earnings 1,180 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,236 95%
 Public transportation 34 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 33 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 109 8.8%
 High School Graduate 759 61.2%
 Associate's degree 55 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 215 17.3%
 Master's degree 93 7.5%
 Professional school degree 9 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 467 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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