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ZIP Code 49916

Post Office City:Chassell, MI (View All Cities)
County: Houghton County
Timezone: Eastern (4:34am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.0, -88.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49916

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49916. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49916 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:
Chassell, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49916 is located in northwest 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 49916 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 49916 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,765
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,512
Median Home Value $134,600
Land Area 106.78 sq mi
Water Area 6.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,127
Median Household Income $49,853

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57887165
5-910795202
10-1496105201
15-199986185
20-248560145
25-296752119
30-346759126
35-398173154
40-448285167
45-4990105195
50-5411099209
55-59124112236
60-649093183
65-698076156
70-745950109
75-79485098
80-84383169
85 Plus222446

Gender

 Male 1,423 51%
 Female 1,342 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,695 97.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24102232
25-347443117
35-4413925164
45-5420427231
55-6424017257
65-7416112173
75-8410014114
85 Plus31839

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 656 58%
 Single Guardian 90 8%
 Singles 334 30%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 825 73%
 Households with Kids 302 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181725
2191332
3162238
4191231
5121931
6282351
7231639
8231841
9211940
10191736
11202242
12212041
13132538
14232144
15251237
16251540
17182644
18141832
19171532
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Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49916 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49916 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49916 real estate data, the median home value of $134,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 49916. Rentals in 49916 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,757 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 8 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 539 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 168 11%
 Households Vacant 385 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.0%
 For Sale Only 13 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 270 70.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 24%
 1 Bedroom 13 10%
 2 Bedroom 58 47%
 3+ Bedroom 23 19%
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 $49,853 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49916 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. More commuters in 49916 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 644 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 34%
 No Earnings 640 33%
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 644 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 662 34%
 No Earnings 640 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 997 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 3%
 Worked at Home 51 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49916 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 69 4%
 High School Graduate 790 48%
 Associate's degree 143 9%
 Bachelor's degree 374 23%
 Master's degree 214 13%
 Professional school degree 37 2%
 Doctorate degree 31 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 483 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49916

ZIP Code 49916 is in the Chassell Township School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49916.

Chassell K-12 School
41585 Us Highway 41
Chassell, MI 49916
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chassell Township School District

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