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ZIP Code 49459

Primary City:Walkerville, MI (View All Cities)
County: Oceana County
Timezone: Eastern (6:02pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -86.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49459

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49459. 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 49459. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49459, 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:
Walkerville, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49459 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49459 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 49459 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 49459 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,351
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 933
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 69.53 sq mi
Water Area 7.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 503
Median Household Income $38,971

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55451105
5-96050110
10-14393978
15-19473986
20-24293665
25-29394079
30-34444286
35-39372865
40-44313364
45-49475097
50-546152113
55-595153104
60-64394584
65-69443478
70-74293160
75-79162036
80-84131427
85 Plus41014

Gender

 Male 684 51%
 Female 667 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,193 88.3%
 Black Or African American 11 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 1.4%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 92 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 32 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-245611
25-34402666
35-44402464
45-549419113
55-64979106
65-74771390
75-8439443
85 Plus7310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 279 55%
 Single Guardian 82 16%
 Singles 114 23%
 Singles With Roommate 28 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 350 70%
 Households with Kids 153 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1111425
26915
315924
410616
5151429
614620
7121224
814822
951015
107916
115813
1291221
139918
149110
158816
1612921
176410
1810919
1911920
20448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49459 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49459 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 49459 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49459 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49459 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49459 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,338 99%
 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 13 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 221 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 104 11%
 Households Vacant 430 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 15 3.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 280 65.1%
 For Migrant Workers 69 16.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 13.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 4 5%
 2 Bedroom 38 44%
 3+ Bedroom 42 49%
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 $38,971 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49459 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 49459 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. However, that is not the case in 49459. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 315 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 273 26%
 No Earnings 470 44%
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 315 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 273 26%
 No Earnings 470 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 418 82%
 Public transportation 6 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 5%
 Worked at Home 62 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 113 24%
 High School Graduate 322 69%
 Associate's degree 9 2%
 Bachelor's degree 24 5%
 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 186 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49459

ZIP Code 49459 is in the Walkerville Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49459.

Walkerville Elementary School
170 East North St
Walkerville, MI 49459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walkerville Public Schools
Walkerville Middle School
145 Lathrop St
Walkerville, MI 49459
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Walkerville Public Schools
Walkerville High School
145 Lathrop St
Walkerville, MI 49459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walkerville Public Schools

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