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ZIP Code 49050

Post Office City:Dowling, MI (View All Cities)
County: Barry County
Timezone: Eastern (8:50am)
Coordinates:42.49, -85.24
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49050

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Primary/preferred city:
Dowling, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49050 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49050 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 49050 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49050 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,557
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 744
Median Home Value $179,700
Land Area 24.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 619
Median Household Income $52,537

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5403070
5-96452116
10-144657103
15-19444993
20-24302555
25-29403878
30-34333164
35-394956105
40-44453883
45-495162113
50-547771148
55-596475139
60-646664130
65-69513384
70-74303767
75-79252853
80-84162440
85 Plus7916

Gender

 Male 778 50%
 Female 779 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,533 98.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24617
25-34402161
35-448417101
45-5410426130
55-641486154
65-7489190
75-8458765
85 Plus10111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 397 64%
 Single Guardian 63 10%
 Singles 131 21%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 445 72%
 Households with Kids 174 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18513
26713
312618
47714
511415
621627
7131528
8121224
971522
10121325
11101020
129918
1331215
14121325
15101222
1612618
1761117
1881119
198917
209615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49050 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49050 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49050 real estate data, the median home value of $179,700 is slightly higher 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 49050. Rentals in 49050 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49050 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,557 100%
 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 366 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 80 11%
 Households Vacant 125 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 16%
 2 Bedroom 3 7%
 3+ Bedroom 35 78%
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 $52,537 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49050 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 49050 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 49050 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 420 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 26%
 No Earnings 379 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 420 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 26%
 No Earnings 379 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 532 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 55 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 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 127 12.9%
 High School Graduate 568 57.8%
 Associate's degree 123 12.5%
 Bachelor's degree 98 10.0%
 Master's degree 49 5.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 15 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 205 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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