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ZIP Code 49612

Primary City:Alden, MI (View All Cities)
County: Antrim County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.88, -85.22
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49612. 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 49612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49612, 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:
Alden, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49612 is located in central 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 49612 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49612 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,121
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 947
Median Home Value $141,300
Land Area 23.60 sq mi
Water Area 6.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 501
Median Household Income $46,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26242828162128213544544657543827114
Female223331241918222924494850554735231416
Total485759523539505059931029611210173502520

Gender

 Male 562 50%
 Female 559 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,096 97.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11851831131035017
Renter61412236220
Total732631061191055217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 279 56%
 Single Guardian 56 11%
 Singles 140 28%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 390 78%
 Households with Kids 111 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male49381040644453121013594
Female825348669115735466440
Total12118111412612131591261714799134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49612 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49612 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49612 real estate data, the median home value of $141,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49612 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,121 100%
 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 277 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 159 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 7%
 Households Vacant 446 47%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 1.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 14 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 391 87.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 7.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 5%
 2 Bedroom 29 52%
 3+ Bedroom 24 43%
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 $46,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49612 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 49612 can expect to fall in that range. 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 212 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 360 37%
 No Earnings 393 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 212 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 360 37%
 No Earnings 393 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 352 91.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2.3%
 Worked at Home 23 5.9%
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 37 8%
 High School Graduate 242 55%
 Associate's degree 41 9%
 Bachelor's degree 63 14%
 Master's degree 39 9%
 Professional school degree 13 3%
 Doctorate degree 9 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 148 93.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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