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ZIP Code 49456

Primary City:Spring Lake, MI (View All Cities)
County: Ottawa County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.09, -86.20
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49456

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49456. 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 49456. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49456, 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:
Spring Lake, MI
Acceptable:
Norton Shores

Stats and Demographics for the 49456 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49456 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 49456 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 49456 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,581
Population Density 747 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,956
Median Home Value $168,100
Land Area 24.88 sq mi
Water Area 8.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,625
Median Household Income $57,262

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male496637658603429387452531633733689685588479327236201168
Female496688654582403424457581671785739702655540364317264327
Total9921,3251,3121,1858328119091,1121,3041,5181,4281,3871,2431,019691553465495

Gender

 Male 8,932 48%
 Female 9,649 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,815 95.9%
 Black Or African American 105 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 0.6%
 Asian 138 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 123 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 285 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner534341,0121,3921,357951550177
Renter161384306249206128124141
Total2148181,3181,6411,5631,079674318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,303 56%
 Single Guardian 882 12%
 Singles 2,077 27%
 Singles With Roommate 363 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,311 70%
 Households with Kids 2,314 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male106961021091101181371151571311601151321201621221181297277
Female801051051071211361351581381431461061331261151471321147486
Total186201207216231254272273295274306221265246277269250243146163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49456 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49456 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 49456 real estate data, the median home value of $168,100 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 49456. Rentals in 49456 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49456 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,380 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 0.3%
 Other Institutional 90 0.5%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,036 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,890 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,699 19%
 Households Vacant 1,331 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 297 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 251 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 628 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 437 22.9%
 2 Bedroom 962 50.5%
 3+ Bedroom 497 26.1%
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 $57,262 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49456 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 49456 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 5,599 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,406 29%
 No Earnings 5,321 35%
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 5,599 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,406 29%
 No Earnings 5,321 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,953 94.0%
 Public transportation 4 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 151 1.8%
 Worked at Home 340 4.0%
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 546 9%
 High School Graduate 2,633 42%
 Associate's degree 506 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,438 23%
 Master's degree 643 10%
 Professional school degree 293 5%
 Doctorate degree 157 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,993 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 386 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 298 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49456

ZIP Code 49456 is in the Walden Green Montessori School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49456.

Walden Green Montessori
17339 Roosevelt Rd
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walden Green Montessori School District
West MI Academy of Arts and Academics
17350 Hazel St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West MI Academy of Arts and Academics
Lake Hills Elementary School
18181 Dogwood Dr
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Haven Area Public Schools
Spring Lake Intermediate School
345 Hammond St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
Holmes Elementary School
426 River St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
Jeffers Elementary School
14429 Leonard Rd
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
Spring Lake Middle School
345 Hammond St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
Spring Lake Alternative Education
345 Hammond St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
Spring Lake High School
16140 148th Ave
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spring Lake Public Schools
St Mary'S School
421 E Exchange St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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