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ZIP Code 49629

Primary City:Elk Rapids, MI (View All Cities)
County: Antrim County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.91, -85.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49629. 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 49629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49629, 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:
Elk Rapids, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49629 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 49629 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49629 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,223
Population Density 553 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,673
Median Home Value $217,200
Land Area 4.02 sq mi
Water Area 5.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,055
Median Household Income $46,318

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4556517743392837555479891057865605733
Female3557616333433141697499969810472756952
Total801131121407682597812412817818520318213713512685

Gender

 Male 1,051 47%
 Female 1,172 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,154 96.9%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.9%
 Asian 11 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5256412720217814754
Renter2145375434183311
Total267010118123619618065

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 554 53%
 Single Guardian 121 11%
 Singles 337 32%
 Singles With Roommate 43 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 831 79%
 Households with Kids 224 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8109881314147101212892919121169
Female6813613141231571612131319111014910
Total1418221421272617221728242122483022251519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49629 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49629 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 49629 real estate data, the median home value of $217,200 is slightly higher 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 49629. Rentals in 49629 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,218 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 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 472 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 330 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 253 15%
 Households Vacant 618 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 13.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 34 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 456 73.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 15%
 2 Bedroom 158 64%
 3+ Bedroom 54 22%
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 $46,318 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49629 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49629 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 476 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 33%
 No Earnings 769 41%
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 476 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 33%
 No Earnings 769 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 738 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 8%
 Worked at Home 64 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 38 5%
 High School Graduate 280 39%
 Associate's degree 42 6%
 Bachelor's degree 185 26%
 Master's degree 98 14%
 Professional school degree 33 5%
 Doctorate degree 37 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 376 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49629

ZIP Code 49629 is in the Elk Rapids School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49629.

Cherryland Middle School
707 East 3rd St
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Elk Rapids School District
Lakeland Elementary School
616 Buckley St
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elk Rapids School District
Elk Rapids High School
308 Meguzee Pt
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elk Rapids School District
Sunrise Academy
97 Lake St
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elk Rapids School District

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