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ZIP Code 49405

Primary City:Custer, MI (View All Cities)
County: Mason County
Timezone: Eastern (12:59am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -86.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49405

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49405. 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 49405. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49405, 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:
Custer, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49405 is located in central 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 49405 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 49405 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,559
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 975
Median Home Value $95,200
Land Area 68.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 619
Median Household Income $37,969

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male424147665833354146686763605334231214
Female384436583438363850667072494126222216
Total80858312492717179961341371351099460453430

Gender

 Male 803 52%
 Female 756 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,512 97.0%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 1.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner93974126132974920
Renter10229169430
Total1961831421411015220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 349 56%
 Single Guardian 85 14%
 Singles 139 22%
 Singles With Roommate 46 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 446 72%
 Households with Kids 173 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male88612810896910991014816141413
Female1099691011311998551791011116
Total1817151817201912171819171415311726252519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49405 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49405 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49405 real estate data, the median home value of $95,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49405 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49405 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,559 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 329 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 217 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 7%
 Households Vacant 356 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 11 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 284 79.8%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 12.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 2%
 2 Bedroom 24 39%
 3+ Bedroom 36 59%
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 $37,969 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49405 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 49405 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 396 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 34%
 No Earnings 427 34%
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 396 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 428 34%
 No Earnings 427 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 601 85.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 5.6%
 Worked at Home 60 8.5%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 93 16.1%
 High School Graduate 350 60.4%
 Associate's degree 58 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 59 10.2%
 Master's degree 14 2.4%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 161 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49405

ZIP Code 49405 is in the Mason County Eastern School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49405.

Mason County Eastern Elementary School
18 South Main St
Custer, MI 49405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mason County Eastern School District
Mason County Eastern Junior High/High School
18 South Main St
Custer, MI 49405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mason County Eastern School District

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