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ZIP Code 49961

Primary City:Sidnaw, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Houghton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.506, -88.709
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49961

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49961. 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 49961. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49961, 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:
Sidnaw, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49961 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49961 is located in northwest Michigan and covers a slightly less 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 49961 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49961 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 107
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 189
Median Home Value $90,000
Land Area 59.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 56
Median Household Income $24,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 60Male Median Age: 64Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male0231011144318104531
Female213300332654276224
Total2364014461085101710755

Gender

 Male 52 49%
 Female 55 51%
Gender

Race

 White 107 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner025881694
Renter00200101
Total027881795

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 25 45%
 Single Guardian 5 9%
 Singles 20 36%
 Singles With Roommate 6 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 47 84%
 Households with Kids 9 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00000010100201100000
Female00020001001020110100
Total00020011101221210100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49961 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49961 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49961 real estate data, the median home value of $90,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49961 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 107 100%
 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 18 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 34 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 2%
 Households Vacant 133 70%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 127 95.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 3.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $24,231 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49961 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49961 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 49961. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 14 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 14%
 No Earnings 60 70%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 14%
 No Earnings 60 70%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3 7%
 High School Graduate 36 86%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 3 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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