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ZIP Code 49919

Post Office City:Covington, MI (View All Cities)
County: Baraga County
Timezone: Eastern (3:48pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -88.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49919

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Primary/preferred city:
Covington, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49919 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49919 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 49919 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49919 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 242
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 208
Median Home Value $80,000
Land Area 118.82 sq mi
Water Area 3.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 105
Median Household Income $52,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 58

Under 59413
85 Plus101626


 Male 122 50%
 Female 120 50%


 White 232 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 8 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 45 43%
 Single Guardian 18 17%
 Singles 36 34%
 Singles With Roommate 6 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 85 81%
 Households with Kids 20 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49919 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 49919 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49919 real estate data, the median home value of $80,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49919 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49919 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49919 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 216 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 26 11%
 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 44 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 5%
 Households Vacant 103 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 71 69%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 71%
 3+ Bedroom 2 29%
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 $52,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49919 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 49919 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 49919 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 47 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 24%
 No Earnings 117 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 47 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 24%
 No Earnings 117 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 85 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 1 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 33 17%
 High School Graduate 130 65%
 Associate's degree 27 14%
 Bachelor's degree 4 2%
 Master's degree 5 3%
 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 9 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 25%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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