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ZIP Code 49749

Primary City:Indian River, MI (View All Cities)
County: Cheboygan County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Coordinates:45.4, -84.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49749

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49749. 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 49749. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49749, 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:
Indian River, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49749 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49749 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 49749 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49749 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,283
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,615
Median Home Value $133,600
Land Area 72.67 sq mi
Water Area 14.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,921
Median Household Income $42,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1191091291336275931001371331621961651541581036253
Female8810711310665979791130153179203175174144877457
Total207216242239127172190191267286341399340328302190136110

Gender

 Male 2,143 50%
 Female 2,140 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,107 95.9%
 Black Or African American 14 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 1.7%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 9 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner710219526938734521872
Renter256658764236149
Total3216825334542938123281

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,068 56%
 Single Guardian 210 11%
 Singles 547 28%
 Singles With Roommate 96 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,465 76%
 Households with Kids 456 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2525163019202220282730232029342429242211
Female1817161415232623202219203418322520111811
Total4342324434434843484949435447664949354022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49749 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49749 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49749 real estate data, the median home value of $133,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49749 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49749 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 49749 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,278 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 974 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 621 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 326 9%
 Households Vacant 1,694 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Sale Only 76 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,430 84.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 6.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 68 21%
 2 Bedroom 137 43%
 3+ Bedroom 116 36%
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 $42,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49749 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. Most commuters in 49749 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 1,068 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 916 26%
 No Earnings 1,592 45%
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 1,068 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 916 26%
 No Earnings 1,592 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,439 88.9%
 Public transportation 20 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 2.2%
 Worked at Home 122 7.5%
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 179 11%
 High School Graduate 911 58%
 Associate's degree 144 9%
 Bachelor's degree 207 13%
 Master's degree 93 6%
 Professional school degree 30 2%
 Doctorate degree 20 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 496 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49749

ZIP Code 49749 is in the Cheb-Otsego-Presque Isle Esd School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49749.

Cop Esd Programs
6065 Learning Ln
Indian River, MI 49749
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cheb-Otsego-Presque Isle Esd School District
Inland Lakes Elementary School
4363 South Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI 49749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Inland Lakes School District
Inland Lakes High School
4363 South Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI 49749
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Inland Lakes School District
Inland Lakes Alternative Education
4363 South Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI 49749
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Inland Lakes School District

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