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ZIP Code 48141

Primary City:Inkster, MI (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (10:25pm)
Coordinates:42.29, -83.31
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48141

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48141. 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 48141. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48141, 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:
Inkster, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48141 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48141 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 48141 are primarily black or African American. 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 parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48141 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,366
Population Density 4,057 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,645
Median Home Value $55,400
Land Area 6.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,819
Median Household Income $26,512

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59369221,858
5-99849171,901
10-141,0269742,000
15-191,1181,0682,186
20-248749551,829
25-297138371,550
30-346949251,619
35-397519131,664
40-447508531,603
45-498409041,744
50-547759181,693
55-597138401,553
60-645627301,292
65-69411566977
70-74277368645
75-79200309509
80-84159258417
85 Plus100226326

Gender

 Male 11,883 47%
 Female 13,483 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,194 20.5%
 Black Or African American 18,566 73.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 0.3%
 Asian 413 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 188 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 910 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2446445491
25-343861,1291,515
35-448131,0901,903
45-541,1008901,990
55-641,1486661,814
65-748692871,156
75-84570128698
85 Plus21240252

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,527 26%
 Single Guardian 3,647 37%
 Singles 3,103 32%
 Singles With Roommate 542 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,333 64%
 Households with Kids 3,486 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1172174346
2217205422
3193194387
4176170346
5170198368
6188169357
7195185380
8210176386
9221189410
10208191399
11202188390
12209206415
13189208397
14218181399
15233218451
16223216439
17229209438
18230225455
19203200403
20217222439

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48141 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48141 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 48141 real estate data, the median home value of $55,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48141 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48141 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48141 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,136 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 212 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,459 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,685 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,675 40%
 Households Vacant 1,826 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 635 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 55 3.0%
 For Sale Only 214 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 49 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 859 47.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 1,253 27.1%
 2 Bedroom 1,360 29.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,984 42.8%
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 $26,512 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48141 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, 48141 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. Most commuters in 48141 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 4,489 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,371 24%
 No Earnings 9,698 52%
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 4,489 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,371 24%
 No Earnings 9,698 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,802 94.5%
 Public transportation 230 3.2%
 Taxicab 19 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 1.2%
 Worked at Home 66 0.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,642 24.3%
 High School Graduate 4,307 63.7%
 Associate's degree 232 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 408 6.0%
 Master's degree 109 1.6%
 Professional school degree 34 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,362 87.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 615 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48141

ZIP Code 48141 is in the Wayne-Westland Community School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48141.

David Hicks School
100 Helen St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne-Westland Community School District
Gaudior Academy
27100 Avondale St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gaudior Academy
Discovery Arts and Technology Psa
27355 Woodsfield St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Discovery Arts and Technology Public School Academy
Tomlinson Middle School
25912 Annapolis St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westwood Community School District
Daly School
25824 Michigan Ave
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westwood Community School District
Baylor Woodson Elementary School
28865 Carlysle St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Inkster
Blanchette Middle School
1771 Henry Ruff Rd
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Inkster
Meek-Milton Elementary School
28865 Carlysle St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of the City of Inkster
Westwood Cyber High School
25824 Michigan Ave
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westwood Community School District
Inkster High School
3250 Middlebelt Rd
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District of the City of Inkster
9th Grade Transition & Alternative Learning Center
29193 Beech St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: School District of the City of Inkster
Peterson-Warren Academy
4000 Sylvia St
Inkster, MI 48141
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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