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ZIP Code 49436

Primary City:Mears, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oceana County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.69, -86.47
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49436

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49436. 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 49436. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49436, 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:
Mears, MI
Acceptable:
Silver Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 49436 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49436 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 49436 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49436 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,622
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,315
Median Home Value $120,100
Land Area 31.27 sq mi
Water Area 7.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 739
Median Household Income $39,038

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 53


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5413980
5-9382866
10-14342862
15-19453176
20-24303161
25-29403878
30-34383068
35-39343266
40-44383573
45-496751118
50-546677143
55-597670146
60-648687173
65-697073143
70-745460114
75-79423476
80-84282250
85 Plus131629

Gender

 Male 840 52%
 Female 782 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,528 94.2%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 1.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 53 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2441216
25-34323062
35-44422264
45-5412524149
55-6418111192
65-741457152
75-8481384
85 Plus19120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 444 60%
 Single Guardian 67 9%
 Singles 199 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 604 82%
 Households with Kids 135 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
141014
213316
371219
410515
515722
6246
76814
8527
910717
1010717
115510
129918
13426
146511
156814
1613720
178614
1811718
197310
20257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49436 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49436 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 49436 real estate data, the median home value of $120,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49436 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49436 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49436 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,620 99.9%
 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 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 363 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 266 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 5%
 Households Vacant 1,576 68%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 1.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 23 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,468 93.1%
 For Migrant Workers 32 2.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 1.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 4%
 2 Bedroom 46 61%
 3+ Bedroom 27 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 $39,038 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49436 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 49436 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. More commuters in 49436 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 290 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 360 29%
 No Earnings 580 47%
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 290 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 360 29%
 No Earnings 580 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 463 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 5%
 Worked at Home 64 12%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 99 15%
 High School Graduate 398 61%
 Associate's degree 38 6%
 Bachelor's degree 52 8%
 Master's degree 36 6%
 Professional school degree 17 3%
 Doctorate degree 13 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 101 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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