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ZIP Code 49345

Primary City:Sparta, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (8:58pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.15, -85.69
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49345

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49345. 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 49345. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49345, 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:
Sparta, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49345 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49345 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 49345 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49345 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,040
Population Density 247 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,173
Median Home Value $126,900
Land Area 52.71 sq mi
Water Area 1.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,819
Median Household Income $56,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4754895295453653444054134405185164463312101681048459
Female429463508472367408406392501563455402336249215138137158
Total9049521,0371,0177327528118059411,081971848667459383242221217

Gender

 Male 6,441 49%
 Female 6,599 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,407 95.1%
 Black Or African American 79 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.3%
 Asian 57 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 247 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 210 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner71512741981786467268109
Renter77202171133119536861
Total1487149121,114905520336170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,714 56%
 Single Guardian 822 17%
 Singles 1,048 22%
 Singles With Roommate 235 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,996 62%
 Households with Kids 1,823 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1019610990110971008498981071121031091171131191128482
Female74939294701069810287921211029598104120103856062
Total175189201184180203198186185190228214198207221233222197144144

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49345 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49345 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49345 real estate data, the median home value of $126,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49345 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49345 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49345 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,013 99.8%
 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 27 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,736 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,199 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 884 17%
 Households Vacant 354 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 81 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 14%
 For Migrant Workers 56 16%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 2%
 1 Bedroom 280 28%
 2 Bedroom 359 36%
 3+ Bedroom 340 34%
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 $56,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49345 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. Most commuters in 49345 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,265 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,992 28%
 No Earnings 3,295 31%
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 4,265 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,992 28%
 No Earnings 3,295 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,832 94.4%
 Public transportation 22 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 1.2%
 Worked at Home 228 3.7%
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 306 7.4%
 High School Graduate 2,383 57.9%
 Associate's degree 494 12.0%
 Bachelor's degree 635 15.4%
 Master's degree 244 5.9%
 Professional school degree 31 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,258 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 245 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 373 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49345

ZIP Code 49345 is in the Sparta Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49345.

Sparta Middle School
480 South State St
Sparta, MI 49345
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sparta Area School District
Ridgeview Elementary School
560 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sparta Area School District
Appleview Elementary School
240 East Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sparta Area School District
Sparta Senior High School
475 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sparta Area School District
Englishville School
8285 Vinton Ave NW
Sparta, MI 49345
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sparta Area School District

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