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ZIP Code 48073

Primary City:Royal Oak, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oakland County
Timezone: Eastern (2:03pm)
Area code: 248 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.52, -83.16
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48073. 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 48073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48073, 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:
Royal Oak, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48073 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48073 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48073 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,798
Population Density 4,446 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,231
Median Home Value $152,600
Land Area 7.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,942
Median Household Income $58,755

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59229511,873
5-97526671,419
10-147177011,418
15-197907011,491
20-249529301,882
25-291,5961,6503,246
30-341,4191,4812,900
35-391,2351,1152,350
40-441,1181,0652,183
45-491,1491,2412,390
50-541,1981,3042,502
55-591,1591,3342,493
60-648829591,841
65-695317001,231
70-74353508861
75-79328536864
80-84328568896
85 Plus308650958

Gender

 Male 15,737 48%
 Female 17,061 52%
Gender

Race

 White 29,386 89.6%
 Black Or African American 1,714 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.3%
 Asian 827 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 142 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 622 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2479525604
25-341,6301,6903,320
35-441,8758462,721
45-542,2567883,044
55-642,2525612,813
65-741,2312311,462
75-841,1151271,242
85 Plus625111736

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,093 38%
 Single Guardian 1,893 12%
 Singles 6,513 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,443 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,631 79%
 Households with Kids 3,311 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1192195387
2168202370
3170171341
4167176343
5168137305
6149146295
7138135273
8145122267
9152127279
10141134275
11132146278
12143162305
13149127276
14152132284
15145167312
16180147327
17180150330
18148112260
19137125262
20146139285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48073 has a small 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 48073 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48073 real estate data, the median home value of $152,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48073 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48073 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,570 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 157 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,861 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,202 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,879 28%
 Households Vacant 1,289 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 551 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Sale Only 223 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 64 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 328 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 212 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,893 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,734 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,074 22%
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 $58,755 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48073 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48073 can expect to fall in that range. 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 13,572 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,860 24%
 No Earnings 7,730 27%
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 13,572 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,860 24%
 No Earnings 7,730 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,227 93.9%
 Public transportation 162 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 353 1.9%
 Worked at Home 558 3.0%
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 582 5%
 High School Graduate 4,332 36%
 Associate's degree 933 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,778 31%
 Master's degree 1,570 13%
 Professional school degree 761 6%
 Doctorate degree 225 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,312 72.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,008 22.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 265 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48073

ZIP Code 48073 is in the School District of the City of Royal Oak. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48073.

Addams Elementary
2222 West Webster Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Northwood Elementary School
926 West 12 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Oak Ridge Elementary School
506 East 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Alfred E. Upton Elementary School
4400 Mandalay Ave
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Churchill Community Ed. Center
707 Girard Ave
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Royal Oak High School
1500 Lexington Blvd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District of the City of Royal Oak
Shrine Catholic High School
3500 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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