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ZIP Code 49796

Primary City:Walloon Lake, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Charlevoix County
Timezone: Eastern (3:17pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.268, -84.928
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49796

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49796. 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 49796. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49796, 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:
Walloon Lake, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49796 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49796 is located in central 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 49796 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49796 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 320
Population Density 158 people per sq mi
Housing Units 343
Median Home Value $169,700
Land Area 2.03 sq mi
Water Area 2.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 143
Median Household Income $65,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3812812457814151517941076
Female279145746614121218610897
Total5152122171191314282727351514181613

Gender

 Male 164 51%
 Female 156 49%
Gender

Race

 White 313 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 4 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner349243016237
Renter23665221
Total5715303518258

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 83 58%
 Single Guardian 7 5%
 Singles 51 36%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 113 79%
 Households with Kids 30 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00124010340260022313
Female00001022222023452032
Total00125032562283474345

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49796 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49796 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 49796 real estate data, the median home value of $169,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49796. Rentals in 49796 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49796 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 314 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 6 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 71 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 8%
 Households Vacant 200 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 8.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 6 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 172 86.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 2.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 21%
 2 Bedroom 9 24%
 3+ Bedroom 21 55%
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 $65,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49796 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. The commute in 49796 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 122 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 134 41%
 No Earnings 73 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 122 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 134 41%
 No Earnings 73 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 180 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 4%
 Worked at Home 14 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 11 7%
 High School Graduate 66 45%
 Associate's degree 21 14%
 Bachelor's degree 49 33%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 46 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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