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ZIP Code 49744

Primary City:Herron, MI (View All Cities)
County: Alpena County
Timezone: Eastern (5:54am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -83.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49744

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49744. 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 49744. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49744, 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:
Herron, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49744 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49744 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 49744 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49744 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 823
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 458
Median Home Value $108,400
Land Area 35.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 325
Median Household Income $43,787

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male193227201219232124384334262324974
Female212937261610342328294530242321958
Total406164462829574452678864504645181212

Gender

 Male 405 49%
 Female 418 51%
Gender

Race

 White 818 99.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner629457758522312
Renter07553210
Total636508261542412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 197 61%
 Single Guardian 36 11%
 Singles 71 22%
 Singles With Roommate 21 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 229 70%
 Households with Kids 96 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male35424659822959226645
Female145775737881164958404
Total499911111212151010201113117141049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49744 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49744 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 49744 real estate data, the median home value of $108,400 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 49744. Rentals in 49744 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49744 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 823 100%
 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 179 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 123 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 5%
 Households Vacant 133 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 12 9.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 74.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 13.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 44 81%
 3+ Bedroom 10 19%
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 $43,787 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49744 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. More commuters in 49744 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 204 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 183 27%
 No Earnings 300 44%
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 204 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 183 27%
 No Earnings 300 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 261 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 5%
 Worked at Home 19 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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 38 12%
 High School Graduate 248 75%
 Associate's degree 19 6%
 Bachelor's degree 15 5%
 Master's degree 10 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 145 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49744

ZIP Code 49744 is in the Alpena Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49744.

Wilson Community School
4999 Herron Rd
Herron, MI 49744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpena Public Schools

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