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ZIP Code 48401

Primary City:Applegate, MI (View All Cities)
County: Sanilac County
Timezone: Eastern (8:45am)
Coordinates:43.4, -82.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48401. 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 48401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48401, 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:
Applegate, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48401 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 48401 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48401 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,439
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 794
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 33.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 584
Median Household Income $39,643

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5483078
5-9433982
10-144854102
15-19494190
20-24374178
25-29363470
30-34303161
35-39373168
40-444951100
45-495460114
50-545961120
55-597063133
60-64454590
65-69423981
70-74324072
75-79191938
80-84172138
85 Plus81624

Gender

 Male 723 50%
 Female 716 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,384 96.2%
 Black Or African American 10 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 16 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247512
25-34302757
35-44701484
45-5410623129
55-6412212134
65-7491596
75-8449554
85 Plus17118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 306 52%
 Single Guardian 109 19%
 Singles 152 26%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 422 72%
 Households with Kids 162 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
111718
29413
310313
411617
56814
691019
79514
85712
914923
10101323
118715
129918
139918
14121628
1591019
16101020
17131124
189413
198614
2010717

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48401 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48401 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 48401 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,430 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 279 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 213 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 92 12%
 Households Vacant 210 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 18 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 6%
 2 Bedroom 35 51%
 3+ Bedroom 29 43%
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 $39,643 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48401 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. Most commuters in 48401 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 373 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 19%
 No Earnings 709 53%
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 373 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 262 19%
 No Earnings 709 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 536 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 5%
 Worked at Home 10 2%
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 125 22%
 High School Graduate 357 64%
 Associate's degree 23 4%
 Bachelor's degree 42 8%
 Master's degree 6 1%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 283 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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