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ZIP Code 49630

Primary City:Empire, MI (View All Cities)
County: Leelanau County
Timezone: Eastern (9:26pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -86.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49630

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49630. 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 49630. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49630, 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:
Empire, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49630 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49630 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 49630 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49630 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,429
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,207
Median Home Value $277,300
Land Area 45.20 sq mi
Water Area 7.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 677
Median Household Income $62,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 55


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5272249
5-9262753
10-14403070
15-19443074
20-24211334
25-29271946
30-34222749
35-39212849
40-44313162
45-494364107
50-546168129
55-599485179
60-646973142
65-696464128
70-74484997
75-79253964
80-84232649
85 Plus222648

Gender

 Male 708 50%
 Female 721 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,406 98.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24235
25-34261945
35-44451459
45-5411421135
55-6416616182
65-7412910139
75-8475479
85 Plus28533

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 377 56%
 Single Guardian 57 8%
 Singles 211 31%
 Singles With Roommate 32 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 549 81%
 Households with Kids 128 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19817
2549
3448
49514
5538
64610
79918
85510
9347
106814
118614
12437
1314822
148513
158614
1610515
1717825
186814
19336
206410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49630 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49630 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 49630 real estate data, the median home value of $277,300 is high 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 49630. Rentals in 49630 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49630 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,424 99.7%
 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 5 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 368 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 217 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 92 8%
 Households Vacant 530 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 14 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 454 85.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 4.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 28%
 2 Bedroom 23 34%
 3+ Bedroom 25 37%
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 $62,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49630 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 49630 can expect to fall in that range. 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 348 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 419 34%
 No Earnings 478 38%
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 348 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 419 34%
 No Earnings 478 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 532 83%
 Public transportation 17 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 7%
 Worked at Home 47 7%
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 28 5%
 High School Graduate 222 40%
 Associate's degree 44 8%
 Bachelor's degree 149 27%
 Master's degree 58 11%
 Professional school degree 26 5%
 Doctorate degree 24 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 174 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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