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ZIP Code 49918

Primary City:Copper Harbor, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Keweenaw County
Timezone: Eastern (10:06am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.47, -87.89
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49918

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49918. 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 49918. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49918, 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:
Copper Harbor, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49918 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49918 is located in northwest 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 49918 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49918 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 120
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 188
Median Home Value $187,500
Land Area 47.14 sq mi
Water Area 24.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 64
Median Household Income $35,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 59Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 65 54%
 Female 55 46%


 White 117 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 3%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 31 48%
 Single Guardian 3 5%
 Singles 24 38%
 Singles With Roommate 6 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 56 88%
 Households with Kids 8 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49918 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49918 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 49918 real estate data, the median home value of $187,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 49918 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49918 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 120 100%
 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 27 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 22 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 15 8%
 Households Vacant 124 66%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 18%
 2 Bedroom 14 82%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $35,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 49918 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 49918 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 49918 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 39 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 40%
 No Earnings 33 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 39 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 40%
 No Earnings 33 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 39 60%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 20%
 Worked at Home 13 20%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 49918 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 27 51%
 Associate's degree 10 19%
 Bachelor's degree 14 26%
 Master's degree 2 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 49918

ZIP Code 49918 is in the Grant Township Independent #2 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 49918.

Grant Township School
346 Gratiot
Copper Harbor, MI 49918
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grant Township Independent #2 School District

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