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ZIP Code 49251

Primary City:Leslie, MI (View All Cities)
County: Ingham County
Timezone: Eastern (11:31pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -84.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49251

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49251. 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 49251. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49251, 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:
Leslie, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49251 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49251 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 49251 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49251 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,229
Population Density 107 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,529
Median Home Value $118,700
Land Area 58.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,294
Median Household Income $59,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18722627922214316417620624230326121718714792482922
Female16219425221512018916722223425326323418915082694835
Total3494205314372633533434284765565244513762971741177757

Gender

 Male 3,151 51%
 Female 3,078 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,038 96.9%
 Black Or African American 30 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.5%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 36 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2319937351540727812834
Renter247884764316142
Total4727745759145029414236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,393 61%
 Single Guardian 366 16%
 Singles 425 19%
 Singles With Roommate 110 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,477 64%
 Households with Kids 817 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3435304641385541515954417649494655403237
Female2727374038364244345447465352463750493320
Total616267867974978585113101871291019583105896557

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49251 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49251 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 49251 real estate data, the median home value of $118,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49251 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49251 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49251 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,186 99.3%
 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 43 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,409 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 548 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 337 13%
 Households Vacant 235 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 17.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 59 25.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 49.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 16 5%
 2 Bedroom 118 35%
 3+ Bedroom 196 59%
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 $59,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49251 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 49251 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 2,084 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 24%
 No Earnings 1,820 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 2,084 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 24%
 No Earnings 1,820 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,683 92.0%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 4.8%
 Worked at Home 80 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 213 9.8%
 High School Graduate 1,542 70.8%
 Associate's degree 128 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 196 9.0%
 Master's degree 91 4.2%
 Professional school degree 6 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,492 85.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 92 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49251

ZIP Code 49251 is in the White Pine Academy. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49251.

White Pine Academy
510 Russell St
Leslie, MI 49251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: White Pine Academy
Leslie Middle School
400 Kimball St
Leslie, MI 49251
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Leslie Public Schools
Woodworth Elementary School
212 Pennsylvania St
Leslie, MI 49251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Leslie Public Schools
Leslie High School
4141 Hull Rd
Leslie, MI 49251
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Leslie Public Schools
Ingham Virtual High School
461 Kimball
Leslie, MI 49251
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Leslie Public Schools

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