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ZIP Code 49707

Primary City:Alpena, MI (View All Cities)
Coordinates:45.1, -83.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49707

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49707. 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 49707. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49707, 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:
Alpena, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49707 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49707 is located in east 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 49707 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49707 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,701
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,030
Median Home Value $95,000
Land Area 216.06 sq mi
Water Area 41.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,971
Median Household Income $38,416

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male594615701766617580559604612845984856769578460402276210
Female5616216387455505615576026708951,017897758619552524426480
Total1,1551,2361,3391,5111,1671,1411,1161,2061,2821,7402,0011,7531,5271,1971,012926702690

Gender

 Male 11,028 49%
 Female 11,673 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,074 97.2%
 Black Or African American 70 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.5%
 Asian 131 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 273 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner786131,0021,6751,6461,230977363
Renter287510340451322190154133
Total3651,1231,3422,1261,9681,4201,131496

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,738 48%
 Single Guardian 1,424 14%
 Singles 3,246 33%
 Singles With Roommate 563 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,431 75%
 Households with Kids 2,540 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male123130126119107122132130124139165123120154144143167166146142
Female100117114114114131112121143129130124131124159139163142142116
Total223247240233221253244251267268295247251278303282330308288258

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49707 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49707 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49707 real estate data, the median home value of $95,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49707 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49707 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49707 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,203 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 55 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 181 0.8%
 Other Institutional 44 0.2%
 College Student Housing 56 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 156 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,550 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,034 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,387 20%
 Households Vacant 2,059 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 248 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 213 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,122 54%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 409 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 1%
 1 Bedroom 733 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,022 42%
 3+ Bedroom 667 27%
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 $38,416 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49707 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. The commute in 49707 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 5,615 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,428 29%
 No Earnings 7,566 41%
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 5,615 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,428 29%
 No Earnings 7,566 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,516 91.5%
 Public transportation 54 0.6%
 Taxicab 34 0.4%
 Motorcycle 21 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 244 2.6%
 Worked at Home 443 4.8%
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 889 11%
 High School Graduate 4,585 59%
 Associate's degree 918 12%
 Bachelor's degree 756 10%
 Master's degree 401 5%
 Professional school degree 195 2%
 Doctorate degree 88 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,033 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 378 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 256 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49707

ZIP Code 49707 is in the Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Esd School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49707.

Pied Piper Opportunity Center
444 Wilson St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Esd School District
Bingham Arts Academy
555 South Fifth St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bingham Arts Academy
Ella M. White School
201 North Ripley Blvd
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Hinks School
7667 Us Hwy 23 North
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Lincoln Community School
309 West Lake St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Thunder Bay Junior High School
3500 South Third Ave
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Besser Elementary School
375 Wilson St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Oxbow Aces Academy/Alternative and Adult Ed
700 Pinecrest St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alpena Public Schools
Alpena High School
3303 South Third Ave
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alpena Public Schools
All Saints Catholic School
500 N Second Ave
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
355 Wilson St
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alpena Sda Elementary School
4029 Us Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI 49707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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