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ZIP Code 48604

Primary City:Saginaw, MI (View All Cities)
County: Saginaw County
Timezone: Eastern (7:18am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.49, -83.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48604. 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 48604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48604, 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:
Saginaw, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48604 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 48604 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly less than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48604 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,074
Population Density 525 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,566
Median Home Value $81,500
Land Area 24.92 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,254
Median Household Income $41,741

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 27


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5310261571
5-9289299588
10-14318309627
15-191,0151,3232,338
20-249581,1562,114
25-29318336654
30-34274279553
35-39280287567
40-44308337645
45-49424384808
50-54363392755
55-59324348672
60-64284287571
65-69217268485
70-74184191375
75-79134173307
80-84106157263
85 Plus57124181

Gender

 Male 6,163 47%
 Female 6,911 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,014 84.2%
 Black Or African American 1,238 9.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.4%
 Asian 173 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 254 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 337 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461284345
25-34276253529
35-44463192655
45-54706171877
55-64618128746
65-7448658544
75-8434959408
85 Plus12624150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,897 45%
 Single Guardian 859 20%
 Singles 1,109 26%
 Singles With Roommate 389 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,004 71%
 Households with Kids 1,250 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16855123
26047107
36354117
45250102
55054104
65264116
75654110
87466140
95761118
106159120
116270132
127249121
136669135
145762119
157963142
168787174
177074144
18313498811
194666011,067
20310483793

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48604 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48604 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 48604 real estate data, the median home value of $81,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48604 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48604 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,487 80.2%
 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 2,570 19.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,935 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,150 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,169 26%
 Households Vacant 312 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 108 34.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.9%
 For Sale Only 63 20.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 8.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 93 29.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 113 10%
 2 Bedroom 514 45%
 3+ Bedroom 521 45%
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 $41,741 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48604 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. More commuters in 48604 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,080 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,107 37%
 No Earnings 4,003 36%
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 3,080 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,107 37%
 No Earnings 4,003 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,126 89.2%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 487 8.5%
 Worked at Home 128 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 392 10.6%
 High School Graduate 2,315 62.8%
 Associate's degree 376 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 429 11.6%
 Master's degree 127 3.4%
 Professional school degree 38 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,603 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 311 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 196 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48604

ZIP Code 48604 is in the North Saginaw Charter Academy. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48604.

North Saginaw Charter Academy
2332 Trautner Dr
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Saginaw Charter Academy
Carrollton Middle School
3211 Carla Dr
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carrollton Public Schools
Carrollton Elementary School
3211 Carla Dr
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carrollton Public Schools
Omni Adult and Alternative Education
479 Shattuck Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carrollton Public Schools
Carrollton High School
1235 Mapleridge Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carrollton Public Schools
Bethlehem Lutheran School
2777 Hermansau Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tri-City Sda School
3955 Kochville Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Great Beginnings Christian Child Care Center & Kdg
2839 Liberty Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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