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ZIP Code 49548

Primary City:Grand Rapids, MI (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32am)
Area code: 616 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.87, -85.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49548. 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 49548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49548, 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:
Kentwood, Wyoming
Unacceptable:
Cutlerville, Gr

Stats and Demographics for the 49548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49548 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 49548 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 49548 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,524
Population Density 2,884 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,650
Median Home Value $82,900
Land Area 10.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,610
Median Household Income $39,210

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2571,1791,1001,1141,0401,2091,1941,0391,0861,1681,094922591397296200146131
Female1,1481,1021,0491,0011,0651,2761,1221,0321,0081,1431,095969723468341300275244
Total2,4052,2812,1492,1152,1052,4852,3162,0712,0942,3112,1891,8911,314865637500421375

Gender

 Male 15,163 50%
 Female 15,361 50%
Gender

Race

 White 22,549 73.9%
 Black Or African American 2,922 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 258 0.8%
 Asian 1,249 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 2,215 7.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,306 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2461,4161,5631,9571,576866571272
Renter3208337136524061326522
Total5662,2492,2762,6091,982998636294

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,929 42%
 Single Guardian 2,791 24%
 Singles 3,136 27%
 Singles With Roommate 754 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,339 63%
 Households with Kids 4,271 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male257233265258250255226230218230230222186232234208224237211195
Female227251231219243218224214203217204204214210205207210186193204
Total484484496477493473450444421447434426400442439415434423404399

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49548 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49548 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 49548 real estate data, the median home value of $82,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49548 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,176 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 213 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,540 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,927 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,143 25%
 Households Vacant 1,040 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 387 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 261 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 309 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 1%
 1 Bedroom 607 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,592 51%
 3+ Bedroom 872 28%
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 $39,210 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49548 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 49548 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 9,408 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,120 27%
 No Earnings 7,056 31%
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 9,408 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,120 27%
 No Earnings 7,056 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,372 91.1%
 Public transportation 430 3.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 487 3.6%
 Worked at Home 263 1.9%
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 1,809 19.7%
 High School Graduate 5,568 60.7%
 Associate's degree 784 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 821 8.9%
 Master's degree 151 1.6%
 Professional school degree 28 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,093 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 713 10.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 841 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49548

ZIP Code 49548 is in the Kentwood Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49548.

Crossroads Alternative High School
28 60th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kentwood Public Schools
Pine Rest - Kentwood Public Schools
300 68th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kentwood Public Schools
Vista Charter Academy
711 32nd St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vista Charter Academy
North Godwin Elementary School
161 34th St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Godwin Heights Public Schools
Godwin Heights Middle School
111 36th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Godwin Heights Public Schools
East Kelloggsville School
4656 Jefferson Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
Kelloggsville Middle School
4650 Division Ave South
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
Southeast Kelloggsville School
240 52nd St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
West Kelloggsville School
4555 Magnolia Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
Southwood Elementary
630 66th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kentwood Public Schools
Townline Elementary
100 60th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kentwood Public Schools
Excel Charter Academy-Grand River Prep School
624 52nd St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Excel Charter Academy
Godwin Heights Learning Center
3529 Division Ave South
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Godwin Heights Public Schools
Godwin Heights Senior High School
50 35th St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Godwin Heights Public Schools
Discovery Alternative High School
173 54th St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
Kelloggsville High School
23 Jean St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kelloggsville Public Schools
South Christian High School
160 68th St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Legacy Christian School
67 68th St SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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