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ZIP Code 49455

Primary City:Shelby, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oceana County
Timezone: Eastern (2:41pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -86.3
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49455

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49455. 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 49455. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49455, 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:
Shelby, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49455 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49455 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 49455 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 49455 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,034
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,709
Median Home Value $100,300
Land Area 81.07 sq mi
Water Area 8.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,848
Median Household Income $38,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5189174363
5-9186186372
10-14177202379
15-19206181387
20-24137127264
25-29135141276
30-34135128263
35-39145126271
40-44152148300
45-49182168350
50-54179190369
55-59167177344
60-64167161328
65-69108116224
70-748898186
75-796984153
80-845059109
85 Plus326496

Gender

 Male 2,504 50%
 Female 2,530 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,176 83.0%
 Black Or African American 14 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 1.3%
 Asian 17 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 639 12.7%
 Two Or More Races 123 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24164561
25-3413298230
35-4421869287
45-5432260382
55-6434846394
65-7420532237
75-8414729176
85 Plus661581

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,075 58%
 Single Guardian 274 15%
 Singles 429 23%
 Singles With Roommate 70 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,230 67%
 Households with Kids 618 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1302959
2363167
3453782
4453378
5334578
6433376
7353267
8373269
9384482
10285482
11344074
12363975
13383068
14413980
15404282
16562884
17393776
18354378
19363167
20312556

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49455 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49455 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49455 real estate data, the median home value of $100,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49455. Rentals in 49455 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49455 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,008 99.5%
 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 26 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 893 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 561 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 394 15%
 Households Vacant 861 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 3.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Sale Only 39 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 651 75.6%
 For Migrant Workers 23 2.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 12.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 74 19%
 2 Bedroom 84 22%
 3+ Bedroom 228 59%
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 $38,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49455 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 49455 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 1,175 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,002 28%
 No Earnings 1,398 39%
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 1,175 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,002 28%
 No Earnings 1,398 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,547 85.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 6.5%
 Worked at Home 151 8.3%
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 204 14%
 High School Graduate 867 61%
 Associate's degree 126 9%
 Bachelor's degree 155 11%
 Master's degree 37 3%
 Professional school degree 33 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 844 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49455

ZIP Code 49455 is in the Shelby Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49455.

Shelby Middle School
525 North State St
Shelby, MI 49455
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shelby Public Schools
Thomas Read Elementary School
155 East 6th St
Shelby, MI 49455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby Public Schools
Early Childhood Center
155 East 6th St
Shelby, MI 49455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby Public Schools
Oceana Community Education
198 North Michigan Ave
Shelby, MI 49455
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shelby Public Schools
Shelby High School
641 North State St
Shelby, MI 49455
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shelby Public Schools

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