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ZIP Code 49829

Primary City:Escanaba, MI (View All Cities)
County: Delta County
Timezone: Eastern (11:37am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.8, -87.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49829. 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 49829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49829, 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:
Escanaba, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49829 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 49829 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49829 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,347
Population Density 266 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,279
Median Home Value $90,200
Land Area 65.14 sq mi
Water Area 5.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,523
Median Household Income $34,212

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male528497508606518487500426522620688653523356293263222150
Female503535476571527495450472506621699666542410386349368411
Total1,0311,0329841,1771,0459829508981,0281,2411,3871,3191,065766679612590561

Gender

 Male 8,360 48%
 Female 8,987 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,360 94.3%
 Black Or African American 53 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 419 2.4%
 Asian 86 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 396 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner504997631,0951,178738661221
Renter297456325389306215204126
Total3479551,0881,4841,484953865347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,334 44%
 Single Guardian 1,203 16%
 Singles 2,518 33%
 Singles With Roommate 468 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,512 73%
 Households with Kids 2,011 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10210888113981238091105931141169392102110135130129123
Female8988107111991249311110810510577939691110114123133122
Total191196195224197247173202213198219193186188193220249253262245

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49829 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49829 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49829 real estate data, the median home value of $90,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49829 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49829 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,787 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 81 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 40 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 252 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 72 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,120 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,085 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,318 28%
 Households Vacant 756 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 160 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 103 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 153 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 309 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 4%
 1 Bedroom 703 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,004 45%
 3+ Bedroom 417 19%
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 $34,212 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49829 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. The commute in 49829 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 4,244 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,015 28%
 No Earnings 5,882 42%
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 4,244 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,015 28%
 No Earnings 5,882 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,519 91.7%
 Public transportation 48 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 347 4.9%
 Worked at Home 187 2.6%
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 585 10.2%
 High School Graduate 3,525 61.4%
 Associate's degree 594 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 814 14.2%
 Master's degree 123 2.1%
 Professional school degree 90 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,398 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 321 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 328 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49829

ZIP Code 49829 is in the Michigan Department of Human Services School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49829.

Bay Pines Center
2425 North 30th St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Michigan Department of Human Services School District
Learning Center
2203 7th Ave South
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Delta-Schoolcraft Independent School District
Escanaba Upper Elementary
1500 Ludington St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Lemmer Elementary School
700 South 20th St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Soo Hill Elementary School
5219 18th Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Webster Elementary School
1209 North 19th St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Escanaba Area Public High School
500 South Lincoln Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Escanaba Junior High School
500 South Lincoln Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Escanaba Area Public Schools
Bay Middle College High School
2001 North Lincoln Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Delta-Schoolcraft Independent School District
Holy Name Catholic School
409 S 22nd St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Escanaba Sda School
210 S Lincoln Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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