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ZIP Code 49344

Primary City:Shelbyville, MI (View All Cities)
County: Allegan County
Timezone: Eastern (3:21pm)
Coordinates:42.59, -85.59
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49344

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49344. 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 49344. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49344, 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:
Shelbyville, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49344 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49344 is located in south 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 49344 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49344 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,410
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,898
Median Home Value $143,100
Land Area 32.29 sq mi
Water Area 2.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,355
Median Household Income $52,389

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male104114119111918784106981571941401278943372523
Female84115114977210482951141351501401197642473837
Total18822923320816319116620121229234428024616585846360

Gender

 Male 1,749 51%
 Female 1,661 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,244 95.1%
 Black Or African American 15 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 1.3%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 44 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 53 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111031613282621449344
Renter18524449231373
Total2915520537728515710047

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 797 59%
 Single Guardian 168 12%
 Singles 322 24%
 Singles With Roommate 68 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 962 71%
 Households with Kids 393 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2322242025232121242628102827232917281421
Female1410232027232422191824213021191923221421
Total3732474052464543434452315848424840502842

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49344 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49344 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 49344 real estate data, the median home value of $143,100 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 49344. Rentals in 49344 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49344 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,395 99.6%
 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 15 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 769 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 377 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 209 11%
 Households Vacant 543 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 53 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 411 75.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 8.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 17%
 2 Bedroom 20 11%
 3+ Bedroom 127 72%
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 $52,389 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49344 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. However, that is not the case in 49344. 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 1,311 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 658 22%
 No Earnings 1,085 36%
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 1,311 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 658 22%
 No Earnings 1,085 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,708 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 2%
 Worked at Home 36 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 211 15.6%
 High School Graduate 953 70.5%
 Associate's degree 49 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 84 6.2%
 Master's degree 45 3.3%
 Professional school degree 9 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 495 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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