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ZIP Code 49304

Primary City:Baldwin, MI (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Eastern (5:15am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -85.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49304. 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 49304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49304, 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:
Baldwin, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49304 is located in central Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 49304 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49304 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,328
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,321
Median Home Value $65,300
Land Area 129.20 sq mi
Water Area 3.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,925
Median Household Income $23,693

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9084122107105117100110125164175193193188134887031
Female1049310094921057792115160172208197160136957458
Total19417722220119722217720224032434740139034827018314489

Gender

 Male 2,196 51%
 Female 2,132 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,493 80.7%
 Black Or African American 616 14.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.7%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 160 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner105612229139034419238
Renter4290729091483910
Total5214619438148139223148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 785 41%
 Single Guardian 306 16%
 Singles 707 37%
 Singles With Roommate 127 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,564 81%
 Households with Kids 361 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2020132315192411152424262028252619231414
Female1630171821231715171327291813242320171015
Total3650304136424126323751553841494939402429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49304 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49304 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49304 real estate data, the median home value of $65,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49304 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49304 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,956 91.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 291 6.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 75 1.7%
 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 686 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 757 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 482 8%
 Households Vacant 4,396 70%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.1%
 For Sale Only 100 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3,898 88.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 348 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 2%
 1 Bedroom 212 50%
 2 Bedroom 92 22%
 3+ Bedroom 111 26%
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 $23,693 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49304 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. More commuters in 49304 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 578 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 22%
 No Earnings 2,169 62%
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 578 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 22%
 No Earnings 2,169 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 902 87.7%
 Public transportation 15 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 6.9%
 Worked at Home 35 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 338 21%
 High School Graduate 1,059 66%
 Associate's degree 43 3%
 Bachelor's degree 117 7%
 Master's degree 46 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 455 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49304

ZIP Code 49304 is in the Baldwin Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49304.

Baldwin Elementary School
525 4th St
Baldwin, MI 49304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baldwin Community School District
Baldwin Senior High School
525 4th St
Baldwin, MI 49304
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baldwin Community School District
Baldwin Junior High School
525 4th St
Baldwin, MI 49304
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Baldwin Community School District

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