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ZIP Code 49935

Primary City:Iron River, MI (View All Cities)
County: Iron County
Timezone: America/Menominee (10:07am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.2, -88.7
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49935

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49935. 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 49935. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49935, 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:
Iron River, MI
Acceptable:
Beechwood

Stats and Demographics for the 49935 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49935 is located in northwest Michigan and covers an extremely 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 49935 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49935 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,096
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,641
Median Home Value $72,600
Land Area 474.82 sq mi
Water Area 12.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,910
Median Household Income $32,869

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13713714716811713113412914722327730525721414410611195
Female132150165155113144120134156211270251247206153159162189
Total269287312323230275254263303434547556504420297265273284

Gender

 Male 2,979 49%
 Female 3,117 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,908 96.9%
 Black Or African American 9 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 1.0%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 87 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24130242467553410318153
Renter58119738294667150
Total82249315549647476389203

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,331 46%
 Single Guardian 364 13%
 Singles 1,085 37%
 Singles With Roommate 130 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,320 80%
 Households with Kids 590 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3530153024193429312327293335363139332924
Female3425212337222941212340303537353328283116
Total6955365361416370524667596872716467616040

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49935 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 49935 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49935 real estate data, the median home value of $72,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49935 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49935 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49935 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,992 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,172 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,125 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 613 13%
 Households Vacant 1,731 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 6.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.2%
 For Sale Only 117 6.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,273 73.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 210 12.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 200 38%
 2 Bedroom 205 39%
 3+ Bedroom 109 21%
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 $32,869 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49935 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 49935 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 1,554 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,240 23%
 No Earnings 2,627 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 1,554 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,240 23%
 No Earnings 2,627 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,100 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 111 5%
 Worked at Home 74 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 297 12.7%
 High School Graduate 1,399 60.0%
 Associate's degree 185 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 302 12.9%
 Master's degree 107 4.6%
 Professional school degree 33 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 816 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49935

ZIP Code 49935 is in the West Iron County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49935.

West Iron County Middle School
701 Garfield Ave
Iron River, MI 49935
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Iron County Public Schools
Stambaugh Elementary School
700 Washington Ave
Iron River, MI 49935
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Iron County Public Schools
West Iron County High School
701 Garfield Ave
Iron River, MI 49935
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Iron County Public Schools

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