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ZIP Code 49639

Primary City:Hersey, MI (View All Cities)
County: Osceola County
Timezone: Eastern (3:56pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.8, -85.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49639

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49639. 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 49639. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49639, 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:
Hersey, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49639 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49639 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 49639 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is 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 parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49639 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,557
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,411
Median Home Value $94,700
Land Area 60.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 981
Median Household Income $41,570

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58087167
5-99585180
10-149584179
15-1910784191
20-246065125
25-296371134
30-347563138
35-397373146
40-449683179
45-498091171
50-549294186
55-598585170
60-6410189190
65-697261133
70-745582137
75-79382765
80-84171936
85 Plus82230

Gender

 Male 1,292 51%
 Female 1,265 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,479 96.9%
 Black Or African American 12 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.8%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101222
25-349332125
35-4413628164
45-5417720197
55-6419516211
65-7415812170
75-8468371
85 Plus20121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 556 57%
 Single Guardian 127 13%
 Singles 231 24%
 Singles With Roommate 67 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 685 70%
 Households with Kids 296 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121325
2181836
3211839
4212142
5131629
6201636
7231336
8242044
9152035
10151732
11152439
12281240
13201434
14171734
15281543
16152035
17271845
18201737
19171431
20161531

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49639 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49639 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 49639 real estate data, the median home value of $94,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49639 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49639 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49639 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,519 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 1.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 528 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 329 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 124 9%
 Households Vacant 430 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 33 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 333 77.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 10.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 6%
 2 Bedroom 105 56%
 3+ Bedroom 71 38%
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 $41,570 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49639 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49639 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 661 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 25%
 No Earnings 854 42%
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 661 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 25%
 No Earnings 854 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 902 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 9 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 2%
 Worked at Home 53 5%
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 11.7%
 High School Graduate 580 68.7%
 Associate's degree 52 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 90 10.7%
 Master's degree 15 1.8%
 Professional school degree 6 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 399 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 108 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49639

ZIP Code 49639 is in the Mecosta-Osceola Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49639.

Ashmun School @ Eagle Village
4507 170th Ave
Hersey, MI 49639
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mecosta-Osceola Independent School District

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