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ZIP Code 49730

Primary City:Elmira, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:29pm)
Coordinates:45.1, -84.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49730. 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 49730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49730, 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:
Elmira, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49730 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 49730 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49730 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,187
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,449
Median Home Value $117,200
Land Area 93.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 834
Median Household Income $51,534

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male537572694954597477111989660653832169
Female64729072465456737895937665573829157
Total1171471621419510811514715520619117212512276613116

Gender

 Male 1,107 51%
 Female 1,080 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,123 97.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.6%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner769127187160115589
Renter831212010561
Total151001482071701206410

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 527 63%
 Single Guardian 94 11%
 Singles 171 21%
 Singles With Roommate 42 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 568 68%
 Households with Kids 266 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13991115714172223171212810211913616
Female111320101611122310162017112614132318413
Total2422292131182640323937292334243442311029

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49730 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49730 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49730 real estate data, the median home value of $117,200 is slightly less 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 49730. Rentals in 49730 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,149 98%
 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 38 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 482 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 250 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 7%
 Households Vacant 615 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 1.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 31 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 491 79.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 11.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 38 51%
 3+ Bedroom 37 49%
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 $51,534 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49730 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49730 can expect to fall in that range. 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 588 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 406 25%
 No Earnings 607 38%
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 588 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 406 25%
 No Earnings 607 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 772 94.6%
 Public transportation 6 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1.8%
 Worked at Home 23 2.8%
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 106 15%
 High School Graduate 385 55%
 Associate's degree 75 11%
 Bachelor's degree 99 14%
 Master's degree 13 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 16 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 380 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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