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ZIP Code 49534

Primary City:Grand Rapids, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (11:16pm)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.97, -85.79
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49534

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49534. 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 49534. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49534, 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
Acceptable:
Walker
Unacceptable:
Gr, Standale

Stats and Demographics for the 49534 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49534 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 49534 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49534 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,570
Population Density 616 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,194
Median Home Value $155,500
Land Area 35.02 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,565
Median Household Income $58,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6486638007611,004797670612715772830673511366272210157106
Female6256907527651,133751641592696838852683551411325291216191
Total1,2731,3531,5521,5262,1371,5481,3111,2041,4111,6101,6821,3561,062777597501373297

Gender

 Male 10,567 49%
 Female 11,003 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,237 93.8%
 Black Or African American 368 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.4%
 Asian 310 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 210 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 347 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner877321,0531,5351,184751463144
Renter67266236532521614414092
Total7591,3941,4181,8601,400895603236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,542 53%
 Single Guardian 1,069 12%
 Singles 2,261 26%
 Singles With Roommate 693 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,908 69%
 Households with Kids 2,657 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male145128134120142131143123124148140174159179178167151130135168
Female125117126147144130139136141135138166155158159167159148132210
Total270245260267286261282259265283278340314337337334310278267378

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49534 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49534 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 49534 real estate data, the median home value of $155,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49534. Rentals in 49534 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49534 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,525 99.8%
 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 45 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,010 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,939 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,616 28%
 Households Vacant 629 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 359 57.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.0%
 For Sale Only 76 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 128 20.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,067 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,014 39%
 3+ Bedroom 507 19%
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 $58,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49534 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 49534 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 7,420 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,081 30%
 No Earnings 4,625 27%
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 7,420 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,081 30%
 No Earnings 4,625 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,508 95.4%
 Public transportation 100 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 126 1.1%
 Worked at Home 224 2.0%
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 408 6%
 High School Graduate 3,731 54%
 Associate's degree 595 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,584 23%
 Master's degree 401 6%
 Professional school degree 109 2%
 Doctorate degree 56 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,111 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 842 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 428 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49534

ZIP Code 49534 is in the West MI Academy of Environmental Science. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49534.

West MI Academy of Environmental Science
4463 Leonard St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West MI Academy of Environmental Science
Blandford Nature Center
3143 Milo St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grand Rapids Public Schools
Grandville Cummings Elementary School
4261 Schoolcraft St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grandville Public Schools
Kenowa Hills Central Elementary School
4252 3 Mile Rd NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenowa Hills Public Schools
Zinser Elementary School
1234 Kinney Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenowa Hills Public Schools
Kenowa Hills Early Childhood Center
3971 Richmond St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenowa Hills Public Schools
Hope Protestant Reformed Christian School
1545 Wilson Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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