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ZIP Code 49042

Primary City:Constantine, MI (View All Cities)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: Eastern (3:03am)
Area code: 269 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -85.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49042. 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 49042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49042, 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:
Constantine, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49042 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 49042 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49042 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,892
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,077
Median Home Value $95,600
Land Area 54.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,847
Median Household Income $44,699

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5168158326
5-9171153324
10-14170189359
15-19220180400
20-24126122248
25-29157159316
30-34143133276
35-39174153327
40-44158148306
45-49192202394
50-54191186377
55-59160159319
60-64133155288
65-69116102218
70-747486160
75-795161112
80-84295786
85 Plus282856

Gender

 Male 2,461 50%
 Female 2,431 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,591 93.8%
 Black Or African American 61 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.7%
 Asian 24 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 64 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 118 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24214364
25-34152109261
35-4424490334
45-5433881419
55-6430042342
65-7421817235
75-8412325148
85 Plus35944

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 989 54%
 Single Guardian 347 19%
 Singles 417 23%
 Singles With Roommate 94 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,180 64%
 Households with Kids 667 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1282957
2453277
3302151
4334275
5392968
6293362
7303161
8392766
9343367
10353873
11382866
12333972
13394079
14254469
15513990
16444387
17454085
18433477
19372461
20251641

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49042 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 49042 real estate data, the median home value of $95,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49042 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,892 100%
 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 917 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 514 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 416 20%
 Households Vacant 230 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 14.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 27 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 10.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 16.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 45.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 8%
 1 Bedroom 27 9%
 2 Bedroom 140 47%
 3+ Bedroom 105 35%
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 $44,699 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49042 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 49042 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,182 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 930 26%
 No Earnings 1,525 42%
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 1,182 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 930 26%
 No Earnings 1,525 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,598 90.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 4.8%
 Worked at Home 69 3.9%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 234 14.9%
 High School Graduate 1,148 73.3%
 Associate's degree 53 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 107 6.8%
 Master's degree 22 1.4%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 771 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 157 16.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49042

ZIP Code 49042 is in the Constantine Public School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49042.

Constantine Middle School
260 West 6th St
Constantine, MI 49042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Constantine Public School District
Eastside Elementary School
935 White Pigeon Rd
Constantine, MI 49042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Constantine Public School District
Riverside Elementary School
600 West 6th St
Constantine, MI 49042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Constantine Public School District
Constantine High School
1 Falcon Dr
Constantine, MI 49042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Constantine Public School District
Constantine Alternative Education
664 Canaris St
Constantine, MI 49042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Constantine Public School District

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