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ZIP Code 49718

Post Office City:Carp Lake, MI (View All Cities)
County: Emmet County
Timezone: Eastern (6:35pm)
Area code: 231 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.7, -84.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49718

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49718. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49718 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Carp Lake, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49718 is located in east 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 49718 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 49718 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 701
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 788
Median Home Value $116,000
Land Area 49.75 sq mi
Water Area 19.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 314
Median Household Income $48,319

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111324
5-9161430
10-14152540
15-19222244
20-249817
25-29151227
30-34102030
35-39271643
40-44202545
45-49263157
50-54253560
55-59242044
60-64262753
65-69402666
70-74333063
75-79151530
80-84101222
85 Plus156

Gender

 Male 345 49%
 Female 356 51%
Gender

Race

 White 629 89.7%
 Black Or African American 8 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 4.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 33 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134
25-34101222
35-4444751
45-54441357
55-6447653
65-7483790
75-8432133
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 174 55%
 Single Guardian 41 13%
 Singles 78 25%
 Singles With Roommate 21 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 243 77%
 Households with Kids 71 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1235
2336
3224
4314
5235
6347
7404
8448
9336
10325
115510
12347
13055
144913
15448
16459
174812
18549
19516
20011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49718 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49718 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49718 real estate data, the median home value of $116,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49718 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49718 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 701 100%
 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 147 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 118 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 6%
 Households Vacant 474 60%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 17.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 21 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 338 71.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 3%
 1 Bedroom 6 16%
 2 Bedroom 11 29%
 3+ Bedroom 20 53%
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 $48,319 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49718 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 49718 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 152 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 34%
 No Earnings 309 45%
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 152 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 34%
 No Earnings 309 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 237 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 2%
 Worked at Home 24 9%
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 75 11.6%
 High School Graduate 425 66.0%
 Associate's degree 54 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 70 10.9%
 Master's degree 16 2.5%
 Professional school degree 4 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 78 57%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 30%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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