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ZIP Code 49927

Post Office City:Gaastra, MI (View All Cities)
County: Iron County
Timezone: America/Menominee (3:52pm)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.04, -88.58
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49927

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49927. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49927 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:
Gaastra, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49927 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49927 is located in western 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 49927 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 49927 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 483
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 258
Median Home Value $57,500
Land Area 17.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 198
Median Household Income $30,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131326
5-981321
10-14111627
15-1991120
20-24141327
25-29141630
30-3412820
35-394711
40-44121426
45-49212344
50-54272249
55-59171936
60-64101424
65-69151631
70-74171128
75-7951520
80-84101222
85 Plus81321

Gender

 Male 227 47%
 Female 256 53%
Gender

Race

 White 471 97.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24213
25-3410717
35-4413316
45-5441445
55-6426329
65-7440141
75-8429332
85 Plus15015

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 55%
 Single Guardian 27 14%
 Singles 59 30%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 155 78%
 Households with Kids 43 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1235
2246
3134
4404
5268
6213
7257
8101
9112
10112
11459
12224
13448
14044
15101
16268
17033
18325
19303
20246

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49927 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49927 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49927 real estate data, the median home value of $57,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49927 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49927 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49927 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 437 90%
 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 46 10%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 82 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 94 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 9%
 Households Vacant 60 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 13%
 2 Bedroom 11 73%
 3+ Bedroom 2 13%
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 $30,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49927 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. The commute in 49927 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Gaastra, MI household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 75 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 27%
 No Earnings 190 52%
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 75 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 27%
 No Earnings 190 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 144 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 5%
 Worked at Home 6 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 35 11%
 High School Graduate 224 68%
 Associate's degree 30 9%
 Bachelor's degree 27 8%
 Master's degree 14 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 38 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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