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ZIP Code 49623

Primary City:Chase, MI (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Eastern (8:56pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -85.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49623

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49623. 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 49623. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49623, 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:
Chase, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49623 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49623 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 49623 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 adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49623 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,164
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 912
Median Home Value $81,800
Land Area 57.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 484
Median Household Income $35,590

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41293537292935443440474752353616132
Female38392920322643283041495540253119126
Total796864576155787264819610292606735258

Gender

 Male 601 52%
 Female 563 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,106 95.0%
 Black Or African American 28 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner839658510077408
Renter81512681030
Total1654779110887438

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 256 53%
 Single Guardian 77 16%
 Singles 127 26%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 350 72%
 Households with Kids 134 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7118857548766797974103
Female94145125571059546773213
Total16152213171210111812151111151416106116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49623 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49623 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 49623 real estate data, the median home value of $81,800 is low 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 49623. Rentals in 49623 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49623 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,164 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 223 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 199 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 7%
 Households Vacant 428 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 12 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 369 86.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 9.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 7%
 1 Bedroom 9 31%
 2 Bedroom 10 34%
 3+ Bedroom 8 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 $35,590 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49623 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49623 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49623 can expect to fall in that range. 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 177 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 22%
 No Earnings 511 58%
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 177 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 197 22%
 No Earnings 511 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 255 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 2%
 Worked at Home 4 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 74 16%
 High School Graduate 362 77%
 Associate's degree 9 2%
 Bachelor's degree 21 4%
 Master's degree 6 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 102 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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