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ZIP Code 48125

Primary City:Dearborn Heights, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (2:08am)
Area code: 313 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -83.26
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48125

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48125. 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 48125. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48125, 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:
Dearborn Heights, MI
Acceptable:
Dearborn Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 48125 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48125 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 48125 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48125 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,273
Population Density 5,253 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,141
Median Home Value $67,900
Land Area 4.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,319
Median Household Income $42,247

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56826551,337
5-96966461,342
10-147066941,400
15-197927521,544
20-246206111,231
25-296406991,339
30-347477111,458
35-398007591,559
40-447586971,455
45-498227771,599
50-547788101,588
55-596597181,377
60-644705521,022
65-69371447818
70-74271386657
75-79262382644
80-84207291498
85 Plus123282405

Gender

 Male 10,404 49%
 Female 10,869 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,529 87.1%
 Black Or African American 1,444 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 137 0.6%
 Asian 249 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 337 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 575 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492117209
25-347844831,267
35-441,1484441,592
45-541,4973181,815
55-641,2961521,448
65-7487661937
75-8474935784
85 Plus25413267

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,564 43%
 Single Guardian 1,927 23%
 Singles 2,331 28%
 Singles With Roommate 497 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,626 68%
 Households with Kids 2,693 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1122122244
2136144280
3148132280
4137136273
5118141259
6147112259
7131133264
8158125283
9142135277
10165144309
11138127265
12141138279
13134141275
14128144272
15152152304
16169158327
17174166340
18164142306
19133134267
20139128267

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48125 has a slightly less than average 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 48125 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48125 real estate data, the median home value of $67,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48125 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48125 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48125 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,025 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 224 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,468 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,228 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,623 18%
 Households Vacant 822 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Sale Only 129 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 479 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 128 7%
 2 Bedroom 386 22%
 3+ Bedroom 1,254 71%
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 $42,247 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48125 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48125 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 48125 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 5,333 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,187 26%
 No Earnings 6,640 41%
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 5,333 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,187 26%
 No Earnings 6,640 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,573 96.9%
 Public transportation 17 0.2%
 Taxicab 14 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 146 1.9%
 Worked at Home 63 0.8%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,028 15.4%
 High School Graduate 4,399 65.9%
 Associate's degree 478 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 460 6.9%
 Master's degree 181 2.7%
 Professional school degree 15 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 113 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,878 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 442 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 436 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48125

ZIP Code 48125 is in the Dearborn Heights School District #7. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48125.

Madison Elementary School
4950 Madison St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Bedford School
4650 Croissant St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Oakley W. Best Middle School
22201 Powers Ave
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Pardee School
4650 Pardee Ave
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Polk Elementary School
4651 Polk St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Thorne Elementary School
25251 Annapolis St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westwood Community School District
Annapolis High School
4650 Clippert St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Dearborn Heights Virtual Academy
20629 Annapolis
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dearborn Heights School District #7
Robichaud Senior High School
3601 Janet St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westwood Community School District
Westwood New Tech High School
3601 Janet
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westwood Community School District
St Sebastian Catholic School
3997 Merrick
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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