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ZIP Code 49706

Primary City:Alanson, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (5:19pm)
Coordinates:45.4, -84.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49706. 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 49706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49706, 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:
Alanson, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49706 is located in east 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 49706 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49706 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,585
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,631
Median Home Value $117,100
Land Area 62.49 sq mi
Water Area 2.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,847
Median Household Income $38,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16213515915410812211815416518420518615711490503620
Female11314814014011213113314214618318319315810288586036
Total2752832992942202532512963113673883793152161781089656

Gender

 Male 2,319 51%
 Female 2,266 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,308 94.0%
 Black Or African American 14 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 3.4%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2615025334635722712840
Renter46637570401772
Total7221332841639724413542

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,051 57%
 Single Guardian 270 15%
 Singles 434 23%
 Singles With Roommate 92 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,281 69%
 Households with Kids 566 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3430283927312521312641302933362941252317
Female2221242420293428372625302039352336281815
Total5651526347605949685266604972715277534132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49706 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49706 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 49706 real estate data, the median home value of $117,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49706 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49706 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,554 99.3%
 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 31 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,078 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 449 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 320 12%
 Households Vacant 784 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 106 13.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 48 6.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 530 67.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 11.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 10%
 2 Bedroom 170 59%
 3+ Bedroom 88 31%
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 $38,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49706 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. More commuters in 49706 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 1,257 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,140 31%
 No Earnings 1,230 34%
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 1,257 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,140 31%
 No Earnings 1,230 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,982 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1%
 Worked at Home 59 3%
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 148 9.7%
 High School Graduate 973 63.9%
 Associate's degree 158 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 121 7.9%
 Master's degree 95 6.2%
 Professional school degree 22 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 659 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 70 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 183 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49706

ZIP Code 49706 is in the Alanson Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49706.

Alanson Public School
7400 North St
Alanson, MI 49706
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alanson Public Schools

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