Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 49768

Primary City:Paradise, MI (View All Cities)
County: Chippewa County
Timezone: Eastern (7:01am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.6, -85.1
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49768. 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 49768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49768, 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:
Paradise, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49768 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 49768 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49768 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 476
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,012
Median Home Value $125,800
Land Area 164.72 sq mi
Water Area 31.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 240
Median Household Income $42,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10158742311824252624291514105
Female51111582312161327302429141493
Total152619121246232437525648582928198

Gender

 Male 240 50%
 Female 236 50%
Gender

Race

 White 447 93.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 3.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1210476054286
Renter221272430
Total3422546258316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 50%
 Single Guardian 17 7%
 Singles 87 36%
 Singles With Roommate 17 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 208 87%
 Households with Kids 32 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male03133254121230141100
Female11011222416121110215
Total14144476537351251315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49768 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49768 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 49768 real estate data, the median home value of $125,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49768. Rentals in 49768 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 474 99.6%
 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 2 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 97 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 111 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 3%
 Households Vacant 772 76%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 1.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 13 1.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 720 93.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 3.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 67%
 3+ Bedroom 5 33%
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 $42,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49768 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. Residents in ZIP code 49768 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 49768 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 98 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 28%
 No Earnings 205 48%
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 98 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 28%
 No Earnings 205 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 154 85%
 Public transportation 10 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 8%
 Worked at Home 4 2%
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 27 13%
 High School Graduate 143 67%
 Associate's degree 12 6%
 Bachelor's degree 16 8%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 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 8 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49768

ZIP Code 49768 is in the Whitefish Township School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49768.

Whitefish Township School
7221 North M 123
Paradise, MI 49768
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Whitefish Township School District

Nearby ZIP Codes