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ZIP Code 49838

Primary City:Gould City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Mackinac County
Timezone: Eastern (11:01pm)
Coordinates:46.1, -85.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49838

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49838. 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 49838. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49838, 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:
Gould City, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49838 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49838 is located in central 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 49838 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 49838 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 504
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 607
Median Home Value $113,500
Land Area 139.46 sq mi
Water Area 5.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 238
Median Household Income $30,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1111131088117181420284027159115
Female8812104169471924302724141165
Total191925201224201125334458675129201710

Gender

 Male 266 53%
 Female 238 47%
Gender

Race

 White 448 88.9%
 Black Or African American 5 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 7.5%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31416336847237
Renter07339230
Total32119367749267

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 143 60%
 Single Guardian 17 7%
 Singles 69 29%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 195 82%
 Households with Kids 43 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02241513142421530022
Female01421312134122243010
Total03662825276543773032

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49838 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49838 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49838 real estate data, the median home value of $113,500 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 49838. Rentals in 49838 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49838 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 504 100%
 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 106 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 105 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 4%
 Households Vacant 369 61%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 323 88%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 38%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 15 63%
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 $30,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49838 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49838 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 61 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 20%
 No Earnings 259 64%
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 61 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 20%
 No Earnings 259 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 88 87%
 Public transportation 5 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 5%
 Worked at Home 3 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 31 17%
 High School Graduate 118 64%
 Associate's degree 8 4%
 Bachelor's degree 15 8%
 Master's degree 13 7%
 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 53 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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