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ZIP Code 49892

Primary City:Vulcan, MI (View All Cities)
Coordinates:45.8, -87.8
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49892

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49892. 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 49892. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49892, 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:
Vulcan, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49892 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49892 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 49892 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49892 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,948
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,337
Median Home Value $151,600
Land Area 162.87 sq mi
Water Area 3.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 858
Median Household Income $52,736

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34446864354043406598105101857143381614
Female33434366343625486587110109626938282325
Total67871111306976688813018521521014714081663939

Gender

 Male 1,004 52%
 Female 944 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,921 98.6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner351942041891347729
Renter1116141314531
Total14671082172031398030

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 505 59%
 Single Guardian 83 10%
 Singles 227 26%
 Singles With Roommate 43 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 663 77%
 Households with Kids 195 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5158331011812151491713111716101010
Female74510167610486810119181611126
Total1219131319171718162320172724203532212216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49892 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49892 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 49892 real estate data, the median home value of $151,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49892. Rentals in 49892 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49892 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,948 100%
 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 418 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 363 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 6%
 Households Vacant 479 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 3.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 15 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 391 81.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 10.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 35%
 2 Bedroom 16 25%
 3+ Bedroom 26 40%
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 $52,736 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49892 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. More commuters in 49892 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 691 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 439 26%
 No Earnings 528 32%
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 691 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 439 26%
 No Earnings 528 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 943 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 2%
 Worked at Home 22 2%
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 35 4.5%
 High School Graduate 524 67.7%
 Associate's degree 76 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 100 12.9%
 Master's degree 27 3.5%
 Professional school degree 9 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 304 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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