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ZIP Code 49614

Primary City:Bear Lake, MI (View All Cities)
County: Manistee County
Timezone: Eastern (2:22pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.4, -86.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49614

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49614. 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 49614. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49614, 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:
Bear Lake, MI
Acceptable:
Pierport

Stats and Demographics for the 49614 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49614 is located in central 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 49614 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49614 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,790
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,888
Median Home Value $127,900
Land Area 84.43 sq mi
Water Area 3.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,142
Median Household Income $45,877

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6010795975956517398105112111959176593824
Female678797754552676883108981238910584524934
Total1271941921721041081181411812132102341841961601118758

Gender

 Male 1,407 50%
 Female 1,383 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,696 96.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.8%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 28 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136313019721021112544
Renter1038313419782
Total2310116123122921813346

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 640 56%
 Single Guardian 163 14%
 Singles 282 25%
 Singles With Roommate 57 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 850 74%
 Households with Kids 292 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male614161116182525231914281321152617192012
Female91114221819111524102125192219161513123
Total1525303334373640472935533243344232323215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49614 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49614 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 49614 real estate data, the median home value of $127,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49614 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49614 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49614 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,770 99.3%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 584 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 409 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 149 8%
 Households Vacant 746 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 6.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 43 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 564 75.6%
 For Migrant Workers 10 1.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 10.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 7 5%
 2 Bedroom 58 38%
 3+ Bedroom 85 56%
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 $45,877 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49614 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 49614 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 726 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 694 29%
 No Earnings 946 40%
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 726 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 694 29%
 No Earnings 946 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,010 87%
 Public transportation 14 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 5%
 Worked at Home 84 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 167 16%
 High School Graduate 555 53%
 Associate's degree 73 7%
 Bachelor's degree 128 12%
 Master's degree 66 6%
 Professional school degree 22 2%
 Doctorate degree 27 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 444 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49614

ZIP Code 49614 is in the Bear Lake School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49614.

Bear Lake Elementary School
7748 Cody St
Bear Lake, MI 49614
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bear Lake School District
Bear Lake High School
7748 Cody St
Bear Lake, MI 49614
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bear Lake School District

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