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ZIP Code 49779

Primary City:Rogers City, MI (View All Cities)
County: Presque Isle County
Timezone: Eastern (10:39am)
Area code: 989 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.4, -83.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49779. 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 49779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49779, 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:
Rogers City, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49779 is located in east Michigan and covers a slightly higher 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 49779 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 49779 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,639
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,752
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 120.67 sq mi
Water Area 22.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,125
Median Household Income $40,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 52


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58777164
5-98693179
10-14116125241
15-19130106236
20-248482166
25-299595190
30-349799196
35-39115100215
40-44115124239
45-49167192359
50-54210189399
55-59222212434
60-64177170347
65-69153157310
70-74133127260
75-79119140259
80-84115122237
85 Plus66142208

Gender

 Male 2,287 49%
 Female 2,352 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,500 97.0%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.7%
 Asian 23 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2473037
25-3410071171
35-4418957246
45-5432685411
55-6440343446
65-7431532347
75-8429940339
85 Plus10127128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,130 53%
 Single Guardian 241 11%
 Singles 686 32%
 Singles With Roommate 68 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,694 80%
 Households with Kids 431 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1181230
2211637
3121931
4201838
5151934
6242044
7161228
8202545
9111728
10241943
11261844
12262955
13253560
14152439
15292251
16361753
17292655
18272552
1991625
20172542

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49779 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49779 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 49779 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49779 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49779 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,484 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 26 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 859 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 881 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 385 14%
 Households Vacant 627 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 10.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 55 8.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 340 54.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 24.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 65 15%
 2 Bedroom 233 54%
 3+ Bedroom 121 28%
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 $40,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49779 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. More commuters in 49779 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,157 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 24%
 No Earnings 1,878 47%
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 1,157 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 937 24%
 No Earnings 1,878 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,571 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 3%
 Worked at Home 60 4%
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 270 15.3%
 High School Graduate 1,035 58.7%
 Associate's degree 99 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 198 11.2%
 Master's degree 127 7.2%
 Professional school degree 29 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 547 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 116 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49779

ZIP Code 49779 is in the Rogers City Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49779.

Rogers City High School
1033 West Huron Ave
Rogers City, MI 49779
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rogers City Area School District
Rogers City Elementary School
532 West Erie St
Rogers City, MI 49779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rogers City Area School District
St Ignatius Catholic School
545 S 3rd St
Rogers City, MI 49779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Lutheran School
145 N 5th St
Rogers City, MI 49779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rogers City Montessori
719 N Bradley Hwy
Rogers City, MI 49779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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