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ZIP Code 49261

Post Office City:Napoleon, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (5:48am)
Area code: 517 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.16, -84.24
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49261

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49261. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49261 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:
Napoleon, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49261 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49261 is located in southeast 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 49261 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49261 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 290
Population Density 495 people per sq mi
Housing Units 125
Median Home Value $49,500
Land Area 0.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 110
Median Household Income $58,110

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57613
5-991221
10-14141731
15-1991322
20-2412315
25-299817
30-3461016
35-398816
40-449918
45-49111223
50-54121628
55-5961218
60-647411
65-694913
70-744812
75-795510
80-84213
85 Plus033

Gender

 Male 134 46%
 Female 156 54%
Gender

Race

 White 274 94.5%
 Black Or African American 4 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24011
25-347815
35-4415318
45-5423528
55-6415520
65-7412113
75-848412
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 59 54%
 Single Guardian 17 15%
 Singles 31 28%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 77 70%
 Households with Kids 33 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1213
2112
3303
4033
5101
6448
7134
8022
9336
104610
11134
12213
13426
14358
15112
16101
17156
18336
19347
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49261 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49261 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 49261 real estate data, the median home value of $49,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49261 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49261 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49261 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Napoleon, MI house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 290 100%
 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 61 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 22 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 22%
 Households Vacant 15 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $58,110 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49261 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49261 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 49261 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 103 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 30%
 No Earnings 118 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 30%
 No Earnings 118 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 158 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49261 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 4%
 High School Graduate 198 81%
 Associate's degree 22 9%
 Bachelor's degree 14 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 144 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49261

ZIP Code 49261 is in the Napoleon Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49261.

Napoleon Middle School
204 West
Napoleon, MI 49261
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Napoleon Community School District
Ezra Eby Elementary School
220 West
Napoleon, MI 49261
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Napoleon Community School District
Napoleon High School
201 West Avenue
Napoleon, MI 49261
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Napoleon Community School District

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