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ZIP Code 49721

Primary City:Cheboygan, MI (View All Cities)
County: Cheboygan County
Timezone: Eastern (9:09pm)
Coordinates:45.6, -84.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49721

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49721. 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 49721. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49721, 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:
Cheboygan, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49721 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49721 is located in east Michigan and covers a large 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 49721 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 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 49721 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,436
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,839
Median Home Value $106,400
Land Area 258.62 sq mi
Water Area 36.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,115
Median Household Income $36,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male331392449530339322322397467495596542539477335256191132
Female324412422428311314321402461500625591574472389281247250
Total6558048719586506366437999289951,2211,1331,113949724537438382

Gender

 Male 7,112 49%
 Female 7,324 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,312 92.2%
 Black Or African American 64 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 571 4.0%
 Asian 48 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 424 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner362916709881,081952579225
Renter1362642542291871227229
Total1725559241,2171,2681,074651254

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,159 52%
 Single Guardian 868 14%
 Singles 1,757 29%
 Singles With Roommate 331 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,554 74%
 Households with Kids 1,561 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male47677668897372807882798610696106831521157463
Female516488668786758282808785878399104100695664
Total98131164134176159147162160162166171193179205187252184130127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49721 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49721 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 49721 real estate data, the median home value of $106,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49721 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49721 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49721 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,084 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 77 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 121 0.8%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,905 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,917 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,293 15%
 Households Vacant 2,724 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 171 6.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.4%
 For Sale Only 247 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,919 70.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 347 12.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 4%
 1 Bedroom 383 27%
 2 Bedroom 486 35%
 3+ Bedroom 474 34%
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 $36,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49721 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 49721 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,144 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,727 31%
 No Earnings 5,047 42%
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 3,144 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,727 31%
 No Earnings 5,047 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,750 90.4%
 Public transportation 26 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 179 3.4%
 Worked at Home 294 5.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 720 14.1%
 High School Graduate 3,171 61.9%
 Associate's degree 328 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 493 9.6%
 Master's degree 269 5.3%
 Professional school degree 104 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,103 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 227 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 217 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49721

ZIP Code 49721 is in the Cheboygan Area School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49721.

Cheboygan Alternative Education
7461 North Straits Hwy
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cheboygan Area School District
East Elementary School
440 Garfield Ave
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cheboygan Area School District
West Elementary School
512 Pine St
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cheboygan Area School District
Cheboygan Middle School
905 West Lincoln Ave
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cheboygan Area School District
Cheboygan Area High School
801 West Lincoln Ave
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cheboygan Area School District
Bishop Baraga Catholic School
623 W Lincoln Ave
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Lutheran Early Childhood Program
8759 N Straits Hwy
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian School
900 S Western Ave
Cheboygan, MI 49721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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