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ZIP Code 49806

Primary City:Au Train, MI (View All Cities)
County: Alger County
Timezone: Eastern (2:23pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.4, -86.8
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49806

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49806. 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 49806. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49806, 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:
Au Train, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49806 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49806 is located in north 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 49806 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49806 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 627
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 686
Median Home Value $141,900
Land Area 45.73 sq mi
Water Area 15.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 291
Median Household Income $41,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male101411151461113201630423627221392
Female8718161961214162138343225251663
Total18212931331223273637687668524729155

Gender

 Male 311 50%
 Female 316 50%
Gender

Race

 White 565 90%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 5%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 28 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51029528557313
Renter44324020
Total91432548957333

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 175 60%
 Single Guardian 25 9%
 Singles 75 26%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 242 83%
 Households with Kids 49 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13122321641024520443
Female12111211223553244244
Total25233532864577764687

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49806 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49806 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 49806 real estate data, the median home value of $141,900 is slightly less 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 49806.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 627 100%
 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 150 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 3%
 Households Vacant 395 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 9.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 8 2.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 325 82.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 5.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49806 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 49806 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 49806 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 49806 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 132 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 238 49%
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 132 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 238 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 117 62%
 Public transportation 10 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 62 33%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49806 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 9 4%
 High School Graduate 129 57%
 Associate's degree 11 5%
 Bachelor's degree 53 23%
 Master's degree 14 6%
 Professional school degree 4 2%
 Doctorate degree 6 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 26 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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