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ZIP Code 49038

Post Office City:Coloma, MI (View All Cities)
County: Berrien County
Timezone: Eastern (5:36am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -86.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49038

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49038. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49038 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Coloma, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49038 is located in southern 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 49038 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49038 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,310
Population Density 247 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,116
Median Home Value $126,100
Land Area 37.72 sq mi
Water Area 2.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,781
Median Household Income $44,913

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5247258505
5-9303286589
10-14341285626
15-19315305620
20-24276258534
25-29206253459
30-34239231470
35-39307269576
40-44296287583
45-49375374749
50-54375407782
55-59347349696
60-64290336626
65-69274267541
70-74180185365
75-79107144251
80-8486111197
85 Plus4596141

Gender

 Male 4,609 50%
 Female 4,701 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,623 92.6%
 Black Or African American 160 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.6%
 Asian 54 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 228 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244187128
25-34226174400
35-44421194615
45-54663173836
55-64674121795
65-7452548573
75-8429832330
85 Plus959104

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,946 51%
 Single Guardian 659 17%
 Singles 1,005 27%
 Singles With Roommate 171 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,699 71%
 Households with Kids 1,082 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1475198
25562117
3395089
46245107
56746113
65847105
75962121
86771138
95260112
106956125
116965134
127151122
136553118
146760127
156783150
166654120
176254116
187255127
194859107
204856104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49038 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49038 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49038 real estate data, the median home value of $126,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49038. Rentals in 49038 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Paw Paw Lake, MI house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,256 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 54 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,862 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,081 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 838 16%
 Households Vacant 1,335 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 166 12.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.7%
 For Sale Only 93 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 863 64.6%
 For Migrant Workers 20 1.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 168 12.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 81 10%
 2 Bedroom 415 50%
 3+ Bedroom 330 40%
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 $44,913 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49038 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 49038 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,583 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,043 27%
 No Earnings 2,841 38%
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 2,583 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,043 27%
 No Earnings 2,841 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,780 96.5%
 Public transportation 16 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.9%
 Worked at Home 85 2.2%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 750 11.9%
 High School Graduate 3,855 61.3%
 Associate's degree 646 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 708 11.3%
 Master's degree 287 4.6%
 Professional school degree 33 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,392 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 220 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49038

ZIP Code 49038 is in the Coloma Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49038.

Coloma Junior High School
302 West Saint Joseph St
Coloma, MI 49038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Coloma Community School District
Coloma Elementary School
262 West St
Coloma, MI 49038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coloma Community School District
Coloma Intermediate School
274a South West St
Coloma, MI 49038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Coloma Community School District
Coloma High School
300 West Saint Joseph St
Coloma, MI 49038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Coloma Community School District

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