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ZIP Code 49801

Primary City:Iron Mountain, MI (View All Cities)
County: Dickinson County
Timezone: America/Menominee (3:44am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.9, -88.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49801. 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 49801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49801, 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:
Iron Mountain, MI
Unacceptable:
E Kingsford, East Kingsford, Iron Mtn, Kingsford Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 49801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49801 is located in west 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 49801 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49801 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,424
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,798
Median Home Value $92,100
Land Area 150.74 sq mi
Water Area 5.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,999
Median Household Income $45,067

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male278325362413288274260253385446563481381255200205140142
Female272330345385248270248301377455551459348267229216232240
Total5506557077985365445085547629011,114940729522429421372382

Gender

 Male 5,651 49%
 Female 5,773 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,043 96.7%
 Black Or African American 49 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.6%
 Asian 71 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 25 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner48288519946888542467197
Renter132234190208137726566
Total1805227091,1541,025614532263

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,549 51%
 Single Guardian 645 13%
 Singles 1,559 31%
 Singles With Roommate 246 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,665 73%
 Households with Kids 1,334 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5557656666616273636359966975879894726244
Female5059584959677058765678856066789089686061
Total105116123115125128132131139119137181129141165188183140122105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49801 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49801 real estate data, the median home value of $92,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,223 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 76 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,175 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,720 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,104 19%
 Households Vacant 799 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 106 13.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Sale Only 117 14.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 348 43.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 188 23.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 98 8%
 1 Bedroom 250 21%
 2 Bedroom 475 41%
 3+ Bedroom 347 30%
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 $45,067 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49801 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 49801 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 3,428 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,375 26%
 No Earnings 3,367 37%
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 3,428 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,375 26%
 No Earnings 3,367 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,611 92.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 177 3.5%
 Worked at Home 179 3.6%
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 311 7.5%
 High School Graduate 2,252 54.5%
 Associate's degree 428 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 852 20.6%
 Master's degree 228 5.5%
 Professional school degree 44 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,828 87.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 124 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49801

ZIP Code 49801 is in the Iron Mountain Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49801.

Central Elementary School
301 West Hughitt St
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iron Mountain Public Schools
North Elementary School
900 5th St
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iron Mountain Public Schools
Im-K Community Education
800 East East St
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iron Mountain Public Schools
Central Middle School
301 West Hughitt St
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Iron Mountain Public Schools
Iron Mountain High School
300 West B St
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iron Mountain Public Schools
Pine Mountain Christian School
N3770 Pine Mountain Rd
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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