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ZIP Code 49640

Primary City:Honor, MI (View All Cities)
County: Benzie County
Timezone: Eastern (12:52am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.7, -86.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49640. 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 49640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49640, 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:
Honor, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49640 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 49640 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49640 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,618
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,346
Median Home Value $155,900
Land Area 59.64 sq mi
Water Area 7.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 708
Median Household Income $45,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male393647423433214137557669527563391919
Female364738363938323143607953767355342526
Total758385787371537280115155122128148118734445

Gender

 Male 797 49%
 Female 821 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,549 95.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 2.2%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner029591221361527932
Renter925191912834
Total954781411481608236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 397 56%
 Single Guardian 92 13%
 Singles 187 26%
 Singles With Roommate 32 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 562 79%
 Households with Kids 146 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8106127125488141078889984
Female69698981111851186576997
Total1419122115211315191619211514131515181711

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49640 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49640 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 49640 real estate data, the median home value of $155,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49640 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,614 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 4 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 337 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 272 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 99 7%
 Households Vacant 638 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 32 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 533 83.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 4.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 8%
 2 Bedroom 27 22%
 3+ Bedroom 87 70%
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 $45,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49640 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. However, that is not the case in 49640. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 337 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 30%
 No Earnings 528 43%
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 337 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 30%
 No Earnings 528 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 513 88%
 Public transportation 10 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 43 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 49 9%
 High School Graduate 264 49%
 Associate's degree 77 14%
 Bachelor's degree 61 11%
 Master's degree 70 13%
 Professional school degree 13 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 162 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49640

ZIP Code 49640 is in the Benzie County Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49640.

Platte River Elementary School
11434 Main St
Honor, MI 49640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benzie County Central School District

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