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ZIP Code 48662

Primary City:Wheeler, MI (View All Cities)
County: Gratiot County
Timezone: Eastern (12:48am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -84.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48662

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48662. 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 48662. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48662, 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:
Wheeler, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48662 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48662 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 48662 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48662 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,594
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 654
Median Home Value $93,800
Land Area 46.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 591
Median Household Income $47,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5454489
5-94654100
10-145258110
15-196856124
20-24414182
25-29333972
30-34523486
35-39444185
40-446355118
45-495964123
50-546367130
55-595960119
60-646045105
65-69404383
70-74353772
75-79232346
80-84181028
85 Plus61622

Gender

 Male 807 51%
 Female 787 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,558 97.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411617
25-34491665
35-4488795
45-541157122
55-6411913132
65-7487390
75-8450252
85 Plus18018

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 385 65%
 Single Guardian 68 12%
 Singles 112 19%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 412 70%
 Households with Kids 179 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
191019
27916
311516
4131225
58614
67512
7141024
8101525
971825
10151025
1171724
127411
13131932
1410818
1518927
16121426
17101626
18181331
1910414
207714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48662 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48662 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48662 real estate data, the median home value of $93,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48662 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48662 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48662 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,594 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 329 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 208 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 8%
 Households Vacant 63 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 13%
 For Migrant Workers 2 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 13%
 3+ Bedroom 20 87%
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 $47,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48662 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 48662 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 500 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 20%
 No Earnings 479 39%
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 500 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 20%
 No Earnings 479 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 647 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 12 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 61 10.6%
 High School Graduate 421 73.3%
 Associate's degree 29 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 33 5.7%
 Master's degree 27 4.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 233 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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