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ZIP Code 49509

Primary City:Wyoming, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (7:07pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.90, -85.69
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49509

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49509. 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 49509. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49509, 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:
Wyoming, MI
Acceptable:
Grand Rapids
Unacceptable:
Gr

Stats and Demographics for the 49509 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49509 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 49509 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49509 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,720
Population Density 3,689 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,422
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 7.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,667
Median Household Income $42,181

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2341,0521,0199819241,1691,098910882885853706437329257180167104
Female1,1849909449279871,1491,019895879892867722539380352306274227
Total2,4182,0421,9631,9081,9112,3182,1171,8051,7611,7771,7201,428976709609486441331

Gender

 Male 13,187 49%
 Female 13,533 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,806 70.4%
 Black Or African American 2,077 7.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 178 0.7%
 Asian 763 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 3,797 14.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,090 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1901,2501,2311,4691,133634509189
Renter30984164853931519614767
Total4992,0911,8792,0081,448830656256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,420 46%
 Single Guardian 2,193 23%
 Singles 2,432 25%
 Singles With Roommate 622 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,836 60%
 Households with Kids 3,831 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male206258275237236195205212204209211200193206193206215163204204
Female239229237236210226174190190212188189169186188172179210178182
Total445487512473446421379402394421399389362392381378394373382386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49509 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49509 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 49509 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49509 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49509 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49509 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,574 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 75 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 34 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,939 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,666 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,062 29%
 Households Vacant 755 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 218 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 227 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 233 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 87 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,122 38%
 2 Bedroom 841 28%
 3+ Bedroom 905 31%
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 $42,181 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49509 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 49509 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 8,403 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,028 30%
 No Earnings 5,986 29%
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 8,403 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,028 30%
 No Earnings 5,986 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,928 94%
 Public transportation 125 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 383 3%
 Worked at Home 264 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,813 22.1%
 High School Graduate 4,721 57.5%
 Associate's degree 551 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 896 10.9%
 Master's degree 190 2.3%
 Professional school degree 44 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,144 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 475 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 744 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49509

ZIP Code 49509 is in the Godfrey-Lee Public Schools. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49509.

Lee Middle School
1335 Lee St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Godfrey-Lee Public Schools
Godfrey-Lee Early Childhood Center
961 Joosten St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Godfrey-Lee Public Schools
Godfrey Elementary School
1920 Godfrey Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Godfrey-Lee Public Schools
West Godwin Elementary School
3546 Clyde Park Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Godwin Heights Public Schools
Wyoming Intermediate
1331 33rd St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wyoming Public Schools
Oriole Park Elementary School
1420 40th St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wyoming Public Schools
East Lee Campus
982 Lee St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Godfrey-Lee Public Schools
Lee High School
1335 Lee St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Godfrey-Lee Public Schools
Wyoming Community Educ. Center
2950 Clyde Park Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wyoming Public Schools
Wyoming High School
1350 Prairie Parkway SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wyoming Public Schools
St John Vianney Elementary School
4101 Clyde Park Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran School
4201 Burlingame Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
San Juan Diego Academy
1650 Godfrey Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
West Michigan Lutheran High School
601 36th St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Anchorpoint Christian School
601 36th St SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Potter'S House
810 Van Raalte Dr SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49509
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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