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ZIP Code 49617

Primary City:Beulah, MI (View All Cities)
County: Benzie County
Timezone: Eastern (1:21pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -86.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49617. 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 49617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49617, 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:
Beulah, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49617 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 49617 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49617 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,363
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,483
Median Home Value $160,200
Land Area 45.10 sq mi
Water Area 6.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,416
Median Household Income $48,972

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6987911056982628210013715512317913188715530
Female5971106856566698490144134141145125102624950
Total12815819719013414813116619028128926432425619013310480

Gender

 Male 1,716 51%
 Female 1,647 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,252 96.7%
 Black Or African American 22 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.8%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner107613727129825114046
Renter123437453012134
Total2211017431632826315350

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 819 58%
 Single Guardian 162 11%
 Singles 349 25%
 Singles With Roommate 86 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,096 77%
 Households with Kids 320 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131028814182111231419231619222129221115
Female131317812191114151620212722111921181615
Total2623451626373225383039444341334050402730

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49617 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49617 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 49617 real estate data, the median home value of $160,200 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 49617. Rentals in 49617 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,283 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 50 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 785 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 444 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 8%
 Households Vacant 1,067 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 56 5.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 901 84.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 4.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 4%
 1 Bedroom 36 20%
 2 Bedroom 46 25%
 3+ Bedroom 93 51%
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 $48,972 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49617 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. Most commuters in 49617 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 784 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,083 37%
 No Earnings 1,037 36%
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 784 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,083 37%
 No Earnings 1,037 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,206 85%
 Public transportation 38 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 5%
 Worked at Home 98 7%
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 147 11%
 High School Graduate 756 56%
 Associate's degree 72 5%
 Bachelor's degree 196 15%
 Master's degree 84 6%
 Professional school degree 45 3%
 Doctorate degree 39 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 401 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 68 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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