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ZIP Code 49007

Primary City:Kalamazoo, MI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northside
County: Kalamazoo County
Timezone: Eastern (4:51pm)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.30, -85.60
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49007

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49007. 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 49007. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49007, 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:
Kalamazoo, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49007 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49007 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 49007 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49007 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,762
Population Density 2,986 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,227
Median Home Value $66,400
Land Area 3.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,450
Median Household Income $23,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 27


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5351368719
5-9313322635
10-14333329662
15-19401355756
20-241,0579822,039
25-295785031,081
30-34353360713
35-39305298603
40-44285277562
45-49332292624
50-54371281652
55-59285239524
60-64211196407
65-69132147279
70-7484105189
75-795966125
80-843876114
85 Plus176178

Gender

 Male 5,505 51%
 Female 5,257 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,876 45.3%
 Black Or African American 4,950 46.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.5%
 Asian 79 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 207 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 590 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2431809840
25-34168828996
35-44189467656
45-54253480733
55-64265365630
65-74185161346
75-8411675191
85 Plus283058

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 648 15%
 Single Guardian 1,068 24%
 Singles 1,913 43%
 Singles With Roommate 821 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,407 77%
 Households with Kids 1,043 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17272144
26571136
36165126
48574159
56356119
66471135
76059119
85961120
96775142
107486160
116760127
125778135
138053133
145552107
157656132
166872140
178671157
187267139
199989188
20196164360

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49007 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 49007 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49007 real estate data, the median home value of $66,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49007 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49007 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49007 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,163 94.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 31 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 57 0.5%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 503 4.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 805 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 430 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,215 62%
 Households Vacant 777 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 344 44.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 75 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 1.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 321 41.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 151 5%
 1 Bedroom 969 35%
 2 Bedroom 933 34%
 3+ Bedroom 694 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 $23,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49007 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 49007 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 49007 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 1,997 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,096 39%
 No Earnings 2,915 36%
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 1,997 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,096 39%
 No Earnings 2,915 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,434 82%
 Public transportation 104 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 485 12%
 Worked at Home 147 4%
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. 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 505 16.7%
 High School Graduate 1,749 57.9%
 Associate's degree 174 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 371 12.3%
 Master's degree 154 5.1%
 Professional school degree 22 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 48 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,771 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49007

ZIP Code 49007 is in the Kalamazoo Resa School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49007.

Kalamazoo Resa West Campus-Young Adult Program
422 East South St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kalamazoo Resa School District
Lincoln International Studies School
912 North Burdick St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kalamazoo Public Schools
Northglade Montessori School
1914 Cobb Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kalamazoo Public Schools
Woodward School for Technology and Research
606 Stuart Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kalamazoo Public Schools
Transition Services
714 South Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kalamazoo Public Schools
St Augustine School
600 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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