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ZIP Code 49644

Primary City:Irons, MI (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Eastern (5:35am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.1, -85.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49644

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49644. 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 49644. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49644, 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:
Irons, MI
Unacceptable:
Peacock

Stats and Demographics for the 49644 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49644 is located in central Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 49644 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49644 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,033
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,445
Median Home Value $111,100
Land Area 115.07 sq mi
Water Area 1.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 989
Median Household Income $32,716

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2527605129332746557293103118121103633421
Female283553322423294653688110610810270492718
Total536211383535656921081401742092262231731126139

Gender

 Male 1,081 53%
 Female 952 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,982 97.5%
 Black Or African American 10 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2236614623424611629
Renter42132331214110
Total6449817924626012729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 523 53%
 Single Guardian 87 9%
 Singles 329 33%
 Singles With Roommate 50 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 830 84%
 Households with Kids 159 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male93286574515129131118106985
Female39582982146612920488486
Total1212716814156192118212231221814131611

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49644 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49644 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49644 real estate data, the median home value of $111,100 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 49644. Rentals in 49644 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49644 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,028 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 430 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 432 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 127 4%
 Households Vacant 2,456 71%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 0.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.0%
 For Sale Only 35 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,326 94.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 3.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 76 66%
 3+ Bedroom 35 30%
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 $32,716 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49644 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49644 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. However, that is not the case in 49644. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 286 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 372 23%
 No Earnings 930 59%
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 286 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 372 23%
 No Earnings 930 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 524 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 1%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 157 21.1%
 High School Graduate 481 64.6%
 Associate's degree 39 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 45 6.0%
 Master's degree 18 2.4%
 Professional school degree 5 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 279 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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