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ZIP Code 49525

Primary City:Grand Rapids, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (9:14pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.01, -85.60
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49525

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49525. 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 49525. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49525, 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:
Grand Rapids, MI
Unacceptable:
Gr

Stats and Demographics for the 49525 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49525 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 49525 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49525 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,383
Population Density 1,164 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,192
Median Home Value $156,600
Land Area 23.53 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,545
Median Household Income $56,890

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7818941,0111,2129047396807508041,0011,1101,001792523354245196131
Female7438809571,1941,0288157627618951,1441,1991,062839608440413272243
Total1,5241,7741,9682,4061,9321,5541,4421,5111,6992,1452,3092,0631,6311,131794658468374

Gender

 Male 13,128 48%
 Female 14,255 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,087 91.6%
 Black Or African American 852 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.2%
 Asian 547 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 194 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 623 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner747891,3562,1071,9601,104697203
Renter32657836837326813711194
Total4001,3671,7242,4802,2281,241808297

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,863 56%
 Single Guardian 1,449 14%
 Singles 2,731 26%
 Singles With Roommate 502 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,123 68%
 Households with Kids 3,422 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male149172170146179148183180204185196216217197213235234218312197
Female134156161151162160177186195204165188199201190219204277304260
Total283328331297341308360366399389361404416398403454438495616457

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49525 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49525 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 49525 real estate data, the median home value of $156,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49525 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49525 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49525 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,652 97.3%
 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 712 2.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,911 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,379 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,255 20%
 Households Vacant 647 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 260 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 151 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 118 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 109 5%
 1 Bedroom 718 31%
 2 Bedroom 881 38%
 3+ Bedroom 623 27%
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 $56,890 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49525 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 49525 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 8,365 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,896 32%
 No Earnings 6,549 30%
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 8,365 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,896 32%
 No Earnings 6,549 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,017 91.1%
 Public transportation 61 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 250 1.9%
 Worked at Home 855 6.5%
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 407 5%
 High School Graduate 3,780 45%
 Associate's degree 680 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,154 26%
 Master's degree 842 10%
 Professional school degree 357 4%
 Doctorate degree 116 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,443 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 718 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 410 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49525

ZIP Code 49525 is in the Grand Rapids Public Schools. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49525.

Lincoln School
860 Crahen Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
Lincoln Developmental Center
862 Crahen Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
Knapp Charter Academy
1759 Leffingwell Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knapp Charter Academy
Northern Trails 5/6 School
3777 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forest Hills Public Schools
Knapp Forest Elementary School
4243 Knapp Valley Dr NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Hills Public Schools
Orchard View Elementary School
2770 Leffingwell Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forest Hills Public Schools
North Park Elementary
3375 Cheney Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
North Park Montessori Academy
3375 Cheney Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
East Oakview Elementary School
3940 Suburban Shores Dr NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northview Public Schools
North Oakview Elementary School
4300 Costa Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northview Public Schools
West Oakview Elementary School
3880 Stuyvesant Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northview Public Schools
Highlands School
4645 Chandy Dr NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northview Public Schools
Northern High School
3801 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forest Hills Public Schools
Northern Hills Middle School
3775 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Forest Hills Public Schools
Kent Vocational Options
864 Crahen Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
Kent Education Center--Beltline
1606 Leffingwell Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
Northview Alternative High School
3801 East Beltline SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northview Public Schools
Northview High School
4451 Hunsberger Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northview Public Schools
Crossroads Middle School
4400 Ambrose Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Northview Public Schools
All Saints Academy Middle School
1110 4 Mile Rd NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Northpointe Christian School
3101 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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