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ZIP Code 49449

Primary City:Pentwater, MI (View All Cities)
Coordinates:43.80, -86.37
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49449

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49449. 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 49449. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49449, 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:
Pentwater, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49449 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49449 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 49449 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49449 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,675
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,697
Median Home Value $177,800
Land Area 40.07 sq mi
Water Area 9.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,231
Median Household Income $51,576

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male516062564362455051829711415513985735433
Female4660556946474943567110414714714797646847
Total9712011712589109949310715320126130228618213712280

Gender

 Male 1,312 49%
 Female 1,363 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,536 94.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 1.0%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 67 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4438216128927116454
Renter16373233231183
Total208011419431228217257

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 720 58%
 Single Guardian 112 9%
 Singles 351 29%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,010 82%
 Households with Kids 221 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131014510131217815108920141297144
Female8611121411101510911149121615151587
Total2116251724242232182421221832302724222211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49449 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49449 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49449 real estate data, the median home value of $177,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49449. Rentals in 49449 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49449 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,667 99.7%
 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 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 597 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 471 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 163 6%
 Households Vacant 1,466 54%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Sale Only 42 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,310 89.4%
 For Migrant Workers 13 0.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 3.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 26 20%
 2 Bedroom 48 36%
 3+ Bedroom 54 41%
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 $51,576 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49449 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. More commuters in 49449 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 644 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 537 25%
 No Earnings 952 45%
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 644 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 537 25%
 No Earnings 952 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 864 87.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 5.5%
 Worked at Home 62 6.3%
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 55 6%
 High School Graduate 489 51%
 Associate's degree 85 9%
 Bachelor's degree 174 18%
 Master's degree 99 10%
 Professional school degree 23 2%
 Doctorate degree 38 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 239 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49449

ZIP Code 49449 is in the Pentwater Public School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49449.

Pentwater Public School
600 Park St
Pentwater, MI 49449
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pentwater Public School District

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