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ZIP Code 48886

Primary City:Six Lakes, MI (View All Cities)
County: Montcalm County
Timezone: Eastern (3:01am)
Coordinates:43.43, -85.16
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 48886

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 48886. 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 48886. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 48886, 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:
Six Lakes, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 48886 ZIP Code

ZIP code 48886 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 48886 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 48886 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,116
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,259
Median Home Value $85,400
Land Area 29.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 852
Median Household Income $35,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56165126
5-95955114
10-149068158
15-197478152
20-246459123
25-295959118
30-345556111
35-396157118
40-444760107
45-498667153
50-548484168
55-598470154
60-647175146
65-697465139
70-74504898
75-79263460
80-84191837
85 Plus122234

Gender

 Male 1,076 51%
 Female 1,040 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,057 97.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.7%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24131831
25-346933102
35-449415109
45-5415133184
55-6415821179
65-741429151
75-8463871
85 Plus21425

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 459 54%
 Single Guardian 119 14%
 Singles 220 26%
 Singles With Roommate 54 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 606 71%
 Households with Kids 246 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1111829
215621
351722
4141226
5131225
67916
7131427
88917
9181129
10191837
11171330
12171431
13151227
14221133
15171835
16191231
17181836
18101323
19101727
2091322

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 48886 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 48886 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 48886 real estate data, the median home value of $85,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 48886 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 48886 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 48886 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,116 100%
 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 448 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 263 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 141 11%
 Households Vacant 407 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 2.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 30 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 303 74.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 15.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 19%
 2 Bedroom 71 55%
 3+ Bedroom 33 26%
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 $35,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 48886 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 48886 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 48886. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 502 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 29%
 No Earnings 779 43%
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 502 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 516 29%
 No Earnings 779 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 818 98.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1.4%
 Worked at Home 5 0.6%
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 113 15%
 High School Graduate 487 65%
 Associate's degree 86 12%
 Bachelor's degree 43 6%
 Master's degree 15 2%
 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 354 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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