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ZIP Code 49402

Primary City:Branch, MI (View All Cities)
County: Mason County
Timezone: Eastern (6:57pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -86.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49402

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49402. 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 49402. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49402, 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:
Branch, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49402 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49402 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 49402 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49402 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,380
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,438
Median Home Value $88,800
Land Area 123.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 645
Median Household Income $36,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male403031352121203644624979797355302311
Female142427332621202739535564666942261520
Total54545868474240638311510414314514297563831

Gender

 Male 739 54%
 Female 641 46%
Gender

Race

 White 1,314 95.2%
 Black Or African American 20 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117681071521515616
Renter316131320471
Total433811201721556317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 332 51%
 Single Guardian 71 11%
 Singles 204 32%
 Singles With Roommate 38 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 533 83%
 Households with Kids 112 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1468664596386865610778
Female254244736473851096627
Total16111281081212127159161115151613915

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49402 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49402 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49402 real estate data, the median home value of $88,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49402 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49402 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 49402 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,366 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 299 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 269 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 5%
 Households Vacant 793 55%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 0.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 29 3.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 692 87.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 8.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 19%
 1 Bedroom 9 14%
 2 Bedroom 22 35%
 3+ Bedroom 20 32%
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 $36,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49402 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. However, that is not the case in 49402. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 246 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 24%
 No Earnings 678 55%
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 246 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 24%
 No Earnings 678 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 384 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 6%
 Worked at Home 21 5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 76 12.6%
 High School Graduate 424 70.1%
 Associate's degree 40 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 40 6.6%
 Master's degree 14 2.3%
 Professional school degree 9 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 156 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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