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ZIP Code 49728

Primary City:Eckerman, MI (View All Cities)
County: Chippewa County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.4, -85.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49728

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49728. 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 49728. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49728, 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:
Eckerman, MI
Acceptable:
Strongs

Stats and Demographics for the 49728 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49728 is located in north 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 49728 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49728 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 334
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 686
Median Home Value $97,900
Land Area 179.11 sq mi
Water Area 26.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 152
Median Household Income $33,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81558477941816211111161241
Female311511199641526139911654
Total11261019516161583342342020271895

Gender

 Male 177 53%
 Female 157 47%
Gender

Race

 White 302 90.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 7.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11010353027194
Renter15332110
Total21513383228204

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 84 55%
 Single Guardian 18 12%
 Singles 44 29%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 120 79%
 Households with Kids 32 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20423315310103320211
Female10101215211201134210
Total305245210521304454421

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49728 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49728 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 49728 real estate data, the median home value of $97,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49728 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49728 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49728 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 334 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 54 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 2%
 Households Vacant 534 78%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 1.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 3 0.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 503 94.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 3.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 14%
 2 Bedroom 4 19%
 3+ Bedroom 14 67%
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 $33,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49728 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 49728 can expect to fall in that range. 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 43 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 20%
 No Earnings 174 64%
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 43 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 20%
 No Earnings 174 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 68 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 2 3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 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. 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 19 13%
 High School Graduate 102 69%
 Associate's degree 10 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3 2%
 Master's degree 8 5%
 Professional school degree 3 2%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 24 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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