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ZIP Code 48427

Post Office City:Deckerville, MI (View All Cities)
County: Sanilac County
Timezone: Eastern (5:48pm)
Coordinates:43.5, -82.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48427

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 48427. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 48427 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Deckerville, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48427 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 48427 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48427 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,879
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,678
Median Home Value $94,700
Land Area 96.48 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,153
Median Household Income $40,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58782169
5-98991180
10-149893191
15-199487181
20-248187168
25-298073153
30-346660126
35-397063133
40-448390173
45-4991102193
50-54105111216
55-59111110221
60-648687173
65-698069149
70-746875143
75-795664120
80-84375491
85 Plus316899

Gender

 Male 1,413 49%
 Female 1,466 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,774 96.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.6%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112233
25-347163134
35-4411950169
45-5418833221
55-6420227229
65-7417012182
75-8411815133
85 Plus46652

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 614 53%
 Single Guardian 170 15%
 Singles 317 27%
 Singles With Roommate 52 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 846 73%
 Households with Kids 307 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221335
2122032
3211738
4171936
5231134
6182038
7132336
8202040
9151732
10161834
11131427
12262652
13211940
14221638
15172037
16241539
17132134
18272350
1913821
20151126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48427 has a large 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 48427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 48427 real estate data, the median home value of $94,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48427 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48427 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,813 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 457 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 468 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 228 14%
 Households Vacant 525 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 38 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 365 69.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 17.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 24%
 2 Bedroom 105 47%
 3+ Bedroom 66 29%
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 $40,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48427 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 48427 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 811 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 22%
 No Earnings 1,016 44%
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 811 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 22%
 No Earnings 1,016 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 969 85.8%
 Public transportation 8 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 4.4%
 Worked at Home 103 9.1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 224 11.3%
 High School Graduate 1,361 68.4%
 Associate's degree 190 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 157 7.9%
 Master's degree 38 1.9%
 Professional school degree 15 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 441 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 14.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48427

ZIP Code 48427 is in the Deckerville Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48427.

Deckerville Elementary School
2633 Black River St
Deckerville, MI 48427
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deckerville Community School District
Deckerville Community High School
2633 Black River St
Deckerville, MI 48427
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Deckerville Community School District

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