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ZIP Code 48731

Primary City:Elkton, MI (View All Cities)
County: Huron County
Timezone: Eastern (1:04am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.8, -83.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48731

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48731. 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 48731. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48731, 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:
Elkton, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48731 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48731 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 48731 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 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 48731 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,683
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 774
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 48.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 696
Median Household Income $42,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 54458102
5-95747104
10-146768135
15-196757124
20-24443882
25-295550105
30-34344276
35-396051111
40-446858126
45-495658114
50-545863121
55-595566121
60-645349102
65-69354479
70-74262753
75-79283361
80-84122032
85 Plus132235

Gender

 Male 832 49%
 Female 851 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,634 97.1%
 Black Or African American 10 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112233
25-34474188
35-4410334137
45-5410220122
55-6411715132
65-74681280
75-84611273
85 Plus25631

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 365 52%
 Single Guardian 119 17%
 Singles 180 26%
 Singles With Roommate 32 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 471 68%
 Households with Kids 225 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
171219
291827
310313
451318
514923
613821
791120
812618
991322
10101727
11121022
12181432
13141125
14131629
1513821
16201232
1713821
1871421
19141529
208816

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48731 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48731 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 48731 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48731 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48731 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48731 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,683 100%
 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 295 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 239 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 162 21%
 Households Vacant 78 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 4%
 1 Bedroom 15 9%
 2 Bedroom 47 29%
 3+ Bedroom 92 58%
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 $42,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48731 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. The commute in 48731 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 496 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 381 29%
 No Earnings 423 33%
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 496 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 381 29%
 No Earnings 423 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 748 94.8%
 Public transportation 5 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2.7%
 Worked at Home 15 1.9%
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. 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 114 20%
 High School Graduate 350 63%
 Associate's degree 42 8%
 Bachelor's degree 45 8%
 Master's degree 6 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 367 88.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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