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ZIP Code 48642

Primary City:Midland, MI (View All Cities)
County: Midland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:56pm)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -84.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48642. 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 48642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48642, 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:
Midland, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48642 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 48642 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 48642 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,277
Population Density 282 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,560
Median Home Value $137,000
Land Area 114.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,860
Median Household Income $54,996

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0039491,952
5-91,1111,1012,212
10-141,1821,1962,378
15-191,2591,0682,327
20-249598951,854
25-299741,0061,980
30-349289201,848
35-399549491,903
40-441,0731,1612,234
45-491,3701,4142,784
50-541,2441,3332,577
55-591,0531,1202,173
60-648018401,641
65-695566661,222
70-74437523960
75-79328491819
80-84281441722
85 Plus224467691

Gender

 Male 15,737 49%
 Female 16,540 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,198 93.6%
 Black Or African American 459 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 113 0.4%
 Asian 779 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.1%
 Other Race 165 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 524 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24116444560
25-341,0498191,868
35-441,7374912,228
45-542,5724853,057
55-641,9473272,274
65-741,1162301,346
75-848202451,065
85 Plus236226462

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,136 55%
 Single Guardian 1,706 13%
 Singles 3,341 26%
 Singles With Roommate 677 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,485 66%
 Households with Kids 4,375 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1206167373
2201212413
3222182404
4199197396
5198209407
6228215443
7236237473
8229232461
9220208428
10220235455
11235235470
12258241499
13214234448
14255251506
15266267533
16291229520
17275230505
18228190418
19199152351
20187164351

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48642 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48642 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 48642 real estate data, the median home value of $137,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 48642. Rentals in 48642 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,928 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 117 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 194 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,449 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,144 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,267 24%
 Households Vacant 700 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 168 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Sale Only 174 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 220 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 2%
 1 Bedroom 821 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,918 52%
 3+ Bedroom 898 24%
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 $54,996 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48642 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 48642 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 10,222 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,400 25%
 No Earnings 8,932 35%
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 10,222 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,400 25%
 No Earnings 8,932 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,023 93.0%
 Public transportation 20 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 413 2.7%
 Worked at Home 602 4.0%
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 847 8%
 High School Graduate 4,905 46%
 Associate's degree 518 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,402 23%
 Master's degree 1,183 11%
 Professional school degree 281 3%
 Doctorate degree 421 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,934 82.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 619 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 654 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48642

ZIP Code 48642 is in the Midland Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48642.

Adams Elementary School
1005 Adams Dr
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Public Schools
Chestnut Hill School
3900 Chestnut Hill Dr
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Public Schools
Northeast Middle School
1305 East Sugnet Rd
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Midland Public Schools
Plymouth Elementary School
1105 East Sugnet Rd
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midland Public Schools
Midland High School
1301 Eastlawn Dr
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Midland Public Schools
Blessed Sacrament Elementary School
3109 Swede Ave
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran School
907 Mattes Dr
Midland, MI 48642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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