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ZIP Code 49916

Primary City:Chassell, MI (View All Cities)
County: Houghton County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.0, -88.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49916

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49916. 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 49916. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49916, 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:
Chassell, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49916 is located in northwest 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 49916 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 49916 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,765
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,512
Median Home Value $134,600
Land Area 106.78 sq mi
Water Area 6.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,127
Median Household Income $49,853

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male781079699856767818290110124908059483822
Female879510586605259738510599112937650503124
Total165202201185145119126154167195209236183156109986946

Gender

 Male 1,423 51%
 Female 1,342 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,695 97.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner107413920424016110031
Renter224325271712148
Total3211716423125717311439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 656 58%
 Single Guardian 90 8%
 Singles 334 30%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 825 73%
 Households with Kids 302 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male819161912282323211920211323252518141714
Female1713221219231618191722202521121526181510
Total2532383131513941403642413844374044323224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49916 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49916 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49916 real estate data, the median home value of $134,600 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 49916. Rentals in 49916 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,757 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 8 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 539 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 168 11%
 Households Vacant 385 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Sale Only 13 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 270 70.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 24%
 1 Bedroom 13 10%
 2 Bedroom 58 47%
 3+ Bedroom 23 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 $49,853 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49916 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 49916 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 644 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 34%
 No Earnings 640 33%
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 644 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 34%
 No Earnings 640 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 997 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 3%
 Worked at Home 51 5%
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 51 6%
 High School Graduate 379 45%
 Associate's degree 75 9%
 Bachelor's degree 182 21%
 Master's degree 114 13%
 Professional school degree 25 3%
 Doctorate degree 25 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 483 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49916

ZIP Code 49916 is in the Chassell Township School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49916.

Chassell K-12 School
41585 Us Hwy 41
Chassell, MI 49916
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chassell Township School District
Copper Country Christian School
20980 Broemer Rd
Chassell, MI 49916
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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