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ZIP Code 48834

Primary City:Fenwick, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (4:32pm)
Coordinates:43.1, -85.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48834. 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 48834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48834, 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:
Fenwick, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48834 is located in south 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 48834 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48834 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,090
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 938
Median Home Value $93,000
Land Area 46.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 794
Median Household Income $42,466

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55468122
5-97352125
10-148669155
15-196484148
20-24504696
25-295248100
30-346262124
35-397068138
40-446858126
45-498793180
50-549871169
55-597479153
60-647768145
65-695762119
70-74424688
75-79222749
80-84171633
85 Plus61420

Gender

 Male 1,059 51%
 Female 1,031 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,034 97.3%
 Black Or African American 8 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2481220
25-34672895
35-4412816144
45-5416219181
55-6414817165
65-741144118
75-8453659
85 Plus11112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 478 60%
 Single Guardian 118 15%
 Singles 151 19%
 Singles With Roommate 47 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 546 69%
 Households with Kids 248 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101727
2171027
342125
4141024
5131225
615823
714822
8151126
9161329
10131528
11151530
12251136
13171734
14161127
15141529
16162238
17111829
18102030
1913922
20131225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48834 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 48834 real estate data, the median home value of $93,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48834 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48834 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,090 100%
 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 421 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 270 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 103 11%
 Households Vacant 144 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 9 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 47.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 36.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 46 39%
 3+ Bedroom 68 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 $42,466 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48834 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 48834 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 543 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 496 29%
 No Earnings 676 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 543 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 496 29%
 No Earnings 676 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 737 88.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 2.1%
 Worked at Home 71 8.6%
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 159 21.5%
 High School Graduate 469 63.3%
 Associate's degree 41 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 40 5.4%
 Master's degree 28 3.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 416 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48834

ZIP Code 48834 is in the Palo Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48834.

Palo Community School
8315 Mill St
Fenwick, MI 48834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palo Community School District
Harold O. Steele Education Center
10260 South Sheridan Rd
Fenwick, MI 48834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montcalm Area Independent School District

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