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ZIP Code 49201

Post Office City:Jackson, MI (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (1:56pm)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -84.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49201

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49201. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49201 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:
Jackson, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49201 is located in southeast Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 49201 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 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 49201 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,190
Population Density 296 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,071
Median Home Value $126,900
Land Area 152.63 sq mi
Water Area 4.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,973
Median Household Income $49,988

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1371,0292,166
5-91,2621,1852,447
10-141,4111,3542,765
15-191,6771,4003,077
20-241,8201,1212,941
25-291,8559492,804
30-341,9449862,930
35-392,0321,1913,223
40-442,2831,3573,640
45-492,3901,5143,904
50-542,1371,6033,740
55-591,7311,4623,193
60-641,4051,2152,620
65-699949371,931
70-746726541,326
75-795065731,079
80-84296410706
85 Plus263435698

Gender

 Male 25,815 57%
 Female 19,375 43%
Gender

Race

 White 38,780 85.8%
 Black Or African American 4,713 10.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 185 0.4%
 Asian 326 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 241 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 935 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24131382513
25-349837481,731
35-441,9706342,604
45-542,7717053,476
55-642,6054923,097
65-741,7142701,984
75-841,0071461,153
85 Plus33283415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,874 53%
 Single Guardian 2,485 17%
 Singles 3,826 26%
 Singles With Roommate 788 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,159 68%
 Households with Kids 4,814 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1231187418
2198231429
3254203457
4242220462
5256229485
6250252502
7233231464
8242220462
9281253534
10274261535
11302241543
12284294578
13268278546
14283280563
15312285597
16276265541
17316298614
18366265631
19407287694
20378247625

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49201 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49201 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49201 real estate data, the median home value of $126,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49201 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,471 82.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6,954 15.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 262 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 321 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 182 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,849 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,664 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,460 20%
 Households Vacant 2,098 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 865 41.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 0.6%
 For Sale Only 382 18.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 82 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 327 15.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 429 20.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 267 7%
 1 Bedroom 843 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,334 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,362 36%
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 $49,988 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49201 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. More commuters in 49201 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.

For more information, see Jackson, MI incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,868 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,561 26%
 No Earnings 15,028 41%
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 11,868 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,561 26%
 No Earnings 15,028 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,782 94.1%
 Public transportation 43 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 40 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 435 2.6%
 Worked at Home 474 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 3,373 10.8%
 High School Graduate 19,278 61.6%
 Associate's degree 2,594 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 4,245 13.6%
 Master's degree 1,367 4.4%
 Professional school degree 366 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 86 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,763 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,135 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 814 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49201

ZIP Code 49201 is in the following school districts: Jackson Preparatory & Early College School District, Northwest Community School District, Jackson Independent School District, Paragon Charter Academy, East Jackson Community School District, Da Vinci Institute School District, Jackson Public Schools, Napoleon Community School District, and Private. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49201.

Jackson Preparatory & Early College
2111 Emmons Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson Preparatory & Early College School District
Northwest Kidder Middle School
6700 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northwest Community School District
Lyle A. Torrant Center
1175 West Parnall Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson Independent School District
Jackson Isd Local Based Special Education Programs
6700 Browns Lake Road
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson Independent School District
Paragon Charter Academy
3750 McCain Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paragon Charter Academy
East Jackson Elementary
4340 Walz Road
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Jackson Community School District
Da Vinci Institute (9-12)
2255 Emmons Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Da Vinci Institute School District
Jackson High School
544 Wildwood Ave
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public Schools
Ackerson Lake Community Education
4126 Brooklyn Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Napoleon Community School District
Northwest Alternative High School
6900 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northwest Community School District
Northwest High School
4200 Van Horn Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northwest Community School District
Trinity Lutheran School
4900 McCain Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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