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ZIP Code 48883

Primary City:Shepherd, MI (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (2:13am)
Coordinates:43.6, -84.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48883

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48883. 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 48883. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48883, 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:
Shepherd, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48883 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48883 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 48883 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 adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 48883 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,122
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,996
Median Home Value $114,000
Land Area 117.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,704
Median Household Income $49,088

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5221230451
5-9254265519
10-14264246510
15-19238257495
20-24208198406
25-29217216433
30-34203239442
35-39221209430
40-44253247500
45-49312300612
50-54294291585
55-59262234496
60-64177190367
65-69130151281
70-74104111215
75-797496170
80-845762119
85 Plus306191

Gender

 Male 3,519 49%
 Female 3,603 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,759 94.9%
 Black Or African American 17 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 1.5%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 86 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24365187
25-34263120383
35-4439684480
45-5458578663
55-6446058518
65-7427230302
75-8418315198
85 Plus591473

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,565 58%
 Single Guardian 422 16%
 Singles 569 21%
 Singles With Roommate 148 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,771 65%
 Households with Kids 933 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1393877
2424284
3485098
4425799
54868116
65150101
7543993
85943102
94265107
105058108
116253115
126543108
13424789
14454590
15465096
164952101
175361114
18494897
19414687
206339102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48883 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48883 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 48883 real estate data, the median home value of $114,000 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 48883. Rentals in 48883 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48883 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,106 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,484 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 770 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 450 15%
 Households Vacant 292 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 44 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 21%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 72 17%
 2 Bedroom 249 58%
 3+ Bedroom 109 25%
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 $49,088 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 48883 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 48883 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 2,051 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,687 29%
 No Earnings 2,004 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 2,051 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,687 29%
 No Earnings 2,004 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,851 92.0%
 Public transportation 39 1.3%
 Taxicab 3 0.1%
 Motorcycle 6 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1.6%
 Worked at Home 150 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 326 13.4%
 High School Graduate 1,640 67.5%
 Associate's degree 143 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 180 7.4%
 Master's degree 129 5.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,416 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 124 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 48883

ZIP Code 48883 is in the Morey Public School Academy. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 48883.

Morey Public School Academy
418 West Blanchard Rd
Shepherd, MI 48883
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morey Public School Academy
Shepherd Elementary School
168 East Maple St
Shepherd, MI 48883
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shepherd Public Schools
Shepherd Middle School
150 East Hall St
Shepherd, MI 48883
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shepherd Public Schools
Shepherd High School
100 East Hall St
Shepherd, MI 48883
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shepherd Public Schools

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