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ZIP Code 49401

Primary City:Allendale, MI (View All Cities)
County: Ottawa County
Timezone: Eastern (12:47pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.98, -85.95
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49401. 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 49401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49401, 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:
Allendale, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49401 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 49401 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49401 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,735
Population Density 808 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,832
Median Home Value $159,000
Land Area 25.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,585
Median Household Income $43,889

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5334834201,9492,96749440436838035728925316511890555928
Female4964604083,1353,79144836535637132630925118810393846673
Total1,0299438285,0846,758942769724751683598504353221183139125101

Gender

 Male 9,412 45%
 Female 11,323 55%
Gender

Race

 White 18,830 90.8%
 Black Or African American 682 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.4%
 Asian 318 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 342 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 471 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8756167164240621712441
Renter2,2722141128760294220
Total2,35977578372946624616661

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,286 41%
 Single Guardian 611 11%
 Singles 702 13%
 Singles With Roommate 1,986 36%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,994 72%
 Households with Kids 1,591 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male108119110110881021099787941007474787179865971,1161,017
Female9212292848885103859979927486778068631,1001,8241,618
Total2002412021941761872121821861731921481601551511471491,6972,9402,635

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49401 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 49401 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 49401 real estate data, the median home value of $159,000 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 49401. Rentals in 49401 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,942 81.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,735 18.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,105 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 644 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,836 49%
 Households Vacant 247 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 111 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Sale Only 55 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 167 7%
 2 Bedroom 928 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,389 56%
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 $43,889 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49401 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. Residents in ZIP code 49401 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 49401 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49401 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49401 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 4,267 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,521 57%
 No Earnings 2,974 18%
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 4,267 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,521 57%
 No Earnings 2,974 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,668 82.1%
 Public transportation 578 6.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 50 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 955 10.2%
 Worked at Home 89 1.0%
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 244 6.7%
 High School Graduate 2,146 59.0%
 Associate's degree 286 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 672 18.5%
 Master's degree 226 6.2%
 Professional school degree 23 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 43 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,157 72.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 465 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 372 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49401

ZIP Code 49401 is in the Ottawa Area Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49401.

Ottawa Area Center
10160 96th Ave
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ottawa Area Independent School District
Allendale Middle School
7161 Pleasant View Ct
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Allendale Public Schools
Evergreen Elementary
10690 Learning Ln
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allendale Public Schools
Oakwood Intermediate
10505 Learning Ln
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Allendale Public Schools
New Options High School
6633 Lake Michigan Dr
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Allendale Public Schools
Allendale High School
10760 68th Ave
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Allendale Public Schools
Allendale Christian School
11050 64th Ave
Allendale, MI 49401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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