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ZIP Code 49635

Primary City:Frankfort, MI (View All Cities)
County: Benzie County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -86.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49635

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49635. 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 49635. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49635, 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:
Frankfort, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49635 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49635 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 49635 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49635 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,350
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,269
Median Home Value $182,000
Land Area 40.28 sq mi
Water Area 23.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,522
Median Household Income $47,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male718086987054456881119113108149129118917757
Female52677972554652708511413514215415513910183135
Total12314716517012510097138166233248250303284257192160192

Gender

 Male 1,614 48%
 Female 1,736 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,200 95.5%
 Black Or African American 17 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 1.5%
 Asian 18 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63511421426929021179
Renter2250515837332429
Total2885165272306323235108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 771 51%
 Single Guardian 183 12%
 Singles 494 32%
 Singles With Roommate 74 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,241 82%
 Households with Kids 281 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1717131410141712272311231514171822241711
Female51113141111121221111416152312151419127
Total2228262821252924483425393037293336432918

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49635 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49635 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 49635 real estate data, the median home value of $182,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49635. Rentals in 49635 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49635 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,218 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 2.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 8 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 647 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 571 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 304 9%
 Households Vacant 1,747 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 59 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,514 86.7%
 For Migrant Workers 12 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 4.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 93 26%
 2 Bedroom 142 40%
 3+ Bedroom 117 33%
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 $47,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49635 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 49635 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 891 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 965 30%
 No Earnings 1,339 42%
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 891 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 965 30%
 No Earnings 1,339 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,259 85%
 Public transportation 20 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 6%
 Worked at Home 100 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 157 12%
 High School Graduate 622 47%
 Associate's degree 86 6%
 Bachelor's degree 196 15%
 Master's degree 191 14%
 Professional school degree 56 4%
 Doctorate degree 25 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 531 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49635

ZIP Code 49635 is in the Frankfort-Elberta Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49635.

Frankfort Elementary School
613 Leelanau Ave
Frankfort, MI 49635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frankfort-Elberta Area School District
Frankfort High School
534 11th St
Frankfort, MI 49635
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Frankfort-Elberta Area School District

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