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ZIP Code 49887

Primary City:Stephenson, MI (View All Cities)
County: Menominee County
Timezone: America/Menominee (9:17pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.5, -87.6
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49887

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49887. 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 49887. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49887, 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:
Stephenson, MI
Acceptable:
Cedar River

Stats and Demographics for the 49887 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49887 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 49887 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49887 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,474
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,942
Median Home Value $110,100
Land Area 214.66 sq mi
Water Area 13.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,081
Median Household Income $39,844

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male437579785046515271101122104907276574240
Female48797068294455546885119105896470574675
Total91154149146799010610613918624120917913614611488115

Gender

 Male 1,249 50%
 Female 1,225 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,408 97.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9709819920416411354
Renter932243617122416
Total1810212223522117613770

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 571 53%
 Single Guardian 122 11%
 Singles 340 31%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 838 78%
 Households with Kids 243 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1397591911211522181012172416151589
Female77131416171320131313111716201781675
Total2016201925362441283531212933443323311514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49887 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49887 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49887 real estate data, the median home value of $110,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49887 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49887 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49887 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,387 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 61 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 447 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 464 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 170 9%
 Households Vacant 861 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 2.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 25 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 739 85.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 51 26%
 2 Bedroom 80 41%
 3+ Bedroom 65 33%
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 $39,844 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49887 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. However, that is not the case in 49887. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 638 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 28%
 No Earnings 900 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 638 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 28%
 No Earnings 900 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 843 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 9 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 6%
 Worked at Home 73 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 124 13%
 High School Graduate 625 66%
 Associate's degree 73 8%
 Bachelor's degree 86 9%
 Master's degree 29 3%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 380 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49887

ZIP Code 49887 is in the Stephenson Area Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49887.

Stephenson Elementary School
535 River Rd
Stephenson, MI 49887
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stephenson Area Public Schools
Stephenson Middle School
526 Division St
Stephenson, MI 49887
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stephenson Area Public Schools
Stephenson High School
526 Division St
Stephenson, MI 49887
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stephenson Area Public Schools

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