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ZIP Code 48198

Primary City:Ypsilanti, MI (View All Cities)
County: Washtenaw County
Timezone: Eastern (12:01am)
Area code: 734 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.27, -83.60
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48198

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48198. 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 48198. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48198, 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:
Ypsilanti, MI
Acceptable:
Superior Township, Superior Twp
Unacceptable:
Willow Run

Stats and Demographics for the 48198 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48198 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 48198 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48198 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,186
Population Density 1,137 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,593
Median Home Value $93,900
Land Area 33.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,657
Median Household Income $40,366

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,6021,4803,082
5-91,3511,2382,589
10-141,2741,1802,454
15-191,3251,2762,601
20-241,4261,5903,016
25-291,3521,6673,019
30-341,3781,4782,856
35-391,2741,3642,638
40-441,2181,2882,506
45-491,1231,3082,431
50-541,2711,3892,660
55-591,0631,3302,393
60-648731,0601,933
65-696136991,312
70-74436488924
75-79297436733
80-84220337557
85 Plus142340482

Gender

 Male 18,238 48%
 Female 19,948 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,338 55.9%
 Black Or African American 13,571 35.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 176 0.5%
 Asian 896 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 572 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,629 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241381,0521,190
25-341,2201,7682,988
35-441,7841,2173,001
45-541,9521,0452,997
55-642,0487232,771
65-741,1513541,505
75-84731168899
85 Plus21690306

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,364 34%
 Single Guardian 4,032 26%
 Singles 4,896 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,365 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,596 68%
 Households with Kids 5,061 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1321278599
2276297573
3327294621
4329299628
5280252532
6269263532
7263251514
8266252518
9273220493
10290242532
11259282541
12252223475
13234220454
14239213452
15253228481
16263249512
17272270542
18259259518
19278270548
20257331588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48198 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 48198 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 48198 real estate data, the median home value of $93,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48198 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48198 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48198 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,917 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 222 0.6%
 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 6,866 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,374 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,417 36%
 Households Vacant 1,936 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 939 48.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.6%
 For Sale Only 380 19.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 2.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 475 24.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,601 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,798 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,264 33%
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 $40,366 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48198 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 48198 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 11,418 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,561 29%
 No Earnings 10,015 33%
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 11,418 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,561 29%
 No Earnings 10,015 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,622 92.5%
 Public transportation 580 3.4%
 Taxicab 27 0.2%
 Motorcycle 8 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 167 1.0%
 Worked at Home 476 2.8%
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. 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 1,660 15%
 High School Graduate 5,959 53%
 Associate's degree 867 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,713 15%
 Master's degree 640 6%
 Professional school degree 221 2%
 Doctorate degree 139 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,682 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 895 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 678 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48198

ZIP Code 48198 is in the School District of Ypsilanti. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48198.

Forest School
1076 Ecorse Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: School District of Ypsilanti
New Beginnings Academy
211 East Michigan Ave
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Beginnings Academy
Victory Academy Charter School
1715 East Forest Ave
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Victory Academy Charter School
Southe Pointe Charter Academy
10550 Geddes Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Pointe Charter Academy
Rawsonville Elementary School
3110 South Grove St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Van Buren Public Schools
Willow Run Intermediate Learning Center
235 Spencer Ln
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Willow Run Community School District
Willow Run Elementary Learning Center
1255 Holmes Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Willow Run Community School District
Primary Learning Center
2440 East Clark Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Willow Run Community School District
Erickson School
1427 Levona St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Adams Sciencetechnology Engineering and Math Acade
503 Oak St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District of Ypsilanti
Willow Run High School
235 Spencer Ln
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Willow Run Community School District
Washtenaw International High School
510 Emerick St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washtenaw Independent School District
W-A-Y Washtenaw
1500 Stamford Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washtenaw Independent School District
W-A-Y Home Washtenaw
1500 Stamford
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washtenaw Independent School District
Huron Valley Catholic School
1300 N Prospect Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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