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ZIP Code 49920

Primary City:Crystal Falls, MI (View All Cities)
County: Iron County
Timezone: America/Menominee (9:33am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.2, -88.4
ZIP (~26 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49920

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49920. 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 49920. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49920, 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:
Crystal Falls, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49920 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49920 is located in northwest Michigan and covers a large 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 49920 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49920 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,273
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,385
Median Home Value $86,800
Land Area 422.83 sq mi
Water Area 24.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,001
Median Household Income $39,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7299931166474100651021651952272111771241058167
Female75751031055680746598161183215168151132109103183
Total147174196221120154174130200326378442379328256214184250

Gender

 Male 2,137 50%
 Female 2,136 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,177 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.7%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner910015134545433223392
Renter1853305041293430
Total27153181395495361267122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 994 50%
 Single Guardian 214 11%
 Singles 715 36%
 Singles With Roommate 78 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,640 82%
 Households with Kids 361 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1213201022221421202318171520213418212211
Female1420131116101415201920181828242922171314
Total2633332138322836404238353348456340383525

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49920 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49920 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49920 real estate data, the median home value of $86,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49920. Rentals in 49920 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49920 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,068 95.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 26 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 4.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 834 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 882 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 285 8%
 Households Vacant 1,384 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 1.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 45 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,134 81.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 174 12.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 5%
 1 Bedroom 83 36%
 2 Bedroom 81 35%
 3+ Bedroom 54 23%
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 $39,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49920 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. More commuters in 49920 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 981 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 902 25%
 No Earnings 1,707 48%
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 981 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 902 25%
 No Earnings 1,707 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,428 90.2%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 6.3%
 Worked at Home 52 3.3%
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 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 201 12%
 High School Graduate 1,035 61%
 Associate's degree 114 7%
 Bachelor's degree 211 12%
 Master's degree 87 5%
 Professional school degree 26 2%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 451 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 21.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49920

ZIP Code 49920 is in the Forest Park School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49920.

Forest Park School
801 Forest Parkway
Crystal Falls, MI 49920
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Forest Park School District

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