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ZIP Code 49945

Primary City:Lake Linden, MI (View All Cities)
County: Houghton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.1, -88.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49945

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49945. 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 49945. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49945, 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:
Lake Linden, MI
Acceptable:
Gay

Stats and Demographics for the 49945 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49945 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 49945 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 slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49945 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,621
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,193
Median Home Value $103,600
Land Area 165.89 sq mi
Water Area 16.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,186
Median Household Income $42,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male797677857763566683888511812110575512826
Female70658150355063686997951309210470532842
Total1491411581351121131191341521851802482132091451045668

Gender

 Male 1,359 52%
 Female 1,262 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,564 97.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117212617323520410235
Renter2144313833271717
Total3211615721126823111952

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 592 50%
 Single Guardian 151 13%
 Singles 384 32%
 Singles With Roommate 59 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 915 77%
 Households with Kids 271 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1323141811151417191112142515182118131514
Female15171814811132013211314161789129126
Total2840323219262737323225284132263030222720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49945 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49945 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49945 real estate data, the median home value of $103,600 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 49945. Rentals in 49945 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49945 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,612 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 501 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 457 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 228 10%
 Households Vacant 1,007 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 1.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.7%
 For Sale Only 30 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 889 88.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 6.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 4%
 1 Bedroom 66 32%
 2 Bedroom 77 37%
 3+ Bedroom 55 27%
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 $42,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49945 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49945 can expect to fall in that range. 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 525 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 30%
 No Earnings 832 43%
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 525 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 577 30%
 No Earnings 832 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 765 88%
 Public transportation 12 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 3%
 Worked at Home 69 8%
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 75 9%
 High School Graduate 496 57%
 Associate's degree 52 6%
 Bachelor's degree 141 16%
 Master's degree 59 7%
 Professional school degree 31 4%
 Doctorate degree 21 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 387 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49945

ZIP Code 49945 is in the Lake Linden-Hubbell School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49945.

Lake Linden-Hubbell Elementary School
601 Front St
Lake Linden, MI 49945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Linden-Hubbell School District
Lake Linden-Hubbell High School
601 Calumet St
Lake Linden, MI 49945
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Linden-Hubbell School District

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