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ZIP Code 49684

Primary City:Traverse City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Grand Traverse County
Timezone: Eastern (11:36am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -85.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49684

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49684. 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 49684. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49684, 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:
Traverse City, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49684 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49684 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 49684 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 higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49684 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,963
Population Density 377 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,012
Median Home Value $178,700
Land Area 100.73 sq mi
Water Area 25.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,823
Median Household Income $52,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0821,2041,1991,2891,0031,1581,0641,0811,1781,3641,5501,4271,139794547463329343
Female1,1131,1221,1891,1031,0201,1851,0651,1461,2091,5581,6471,5641,296867656574605830
Total2,1952,3262,3882,3922,0232,3432,1292,2272,3872,9223,1972,9912,4351,6611,2031,0379341,173

Gender

 Male 18,214 48%
 Female 19,749 52%
Gender

Race

 White 36,139 95.2%
 Black Or African American 160 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 448 1.2%
 Asian 313 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 245 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 643 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1361,0361,8252,8232,7131,544995359
Renter4661,071657686523237331421
Total6022,1072,4823,5093,2361,7811,326780

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,956 50%
 Single Guardian 2,076 13%
 Singles 4,672 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,119 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,347 72%
 Households with Kids 4,476 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221201226195236275234229230263218244227247278256278240237217
Female196220261247203242239212226221242245253228217241236250159190
Total417421487442439517473441456484460489480475495497514490396407

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49684 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49684 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 49684 real estate data, the median home value of $178,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49684. Rentals in 49684 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49684 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,171 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 158 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 249 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 385 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,218 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,213 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,392 24%
 Households Vacant 2,189 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 441 20.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 1.4%
 For Sale Only 366 16.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,021 46.6%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 292 13.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 239 6%
 1 Bedroom 978 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,970 48%
 3+ Bedroom 917 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 $52,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49684 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 49684 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 11,319 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,748 32%
 No Earnings 9,802 32%
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 11,319 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,748 32%
 No Earnings 9,802 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,759 91.7%
 Public transportation 33 0.2%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 29 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 722 4.0%
 Worked at Home 707 3.9%
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 731 6%
 High School Graduate 6,579 51%
 Associate's degree 1,125 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,754 22%
 Master's degree 940 7%
 Professional school degree 503 4%
 Doctorate degree 166 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,867 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,347 20.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 502 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49684

ZIP Code 49684 is in the Traverse City Area Public Schools. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49684.

West Middle School
3950 Silver Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
New Campus Center
1100 Silver Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Traverse Bay Area Independent School District
The Greenspire School
1026 Red Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: The Greenspire School District
Tcaps Montessori School
1009 South Oak St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Central Grade School
301 West Seventh St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Willow Hill Elementary School
1250 Hill St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Silver Lake Elementary School
5858 Culver Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Westwoods Elementary School
1500 Fisher Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Blair Elementary School
1625 Sawyer Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Central Tag
301 West Seventh St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
West Senior High School
5376 North Long Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Traverse City Area Public Schools
Trinity Lutheran School
1003 S Maple St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Pathfinder School
11930 S West Bay Shore Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immaculate Conception Elementary School
218 Vine St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Francis High School
123 E Eleventh St
Traverse City, MI 49684
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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