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ZIP Code 49960

Post Office City:Rockland, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Ontonagon County
Timezone: Eastern (8:34am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.737, -89.180
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49960

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 49960. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 49960 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:
Rockland, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49960 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49960 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 49960 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 families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49960 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 185
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 159
Median Home Value $50,000
Land Area 42.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 93
Median Household Income $25,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 56

Under 56410
85 Plus213


 Male 97 52%
 Female 88 48%


 White 172 93.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 11 5.9%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 40 43%
 Single Guardian 16 17%
 Singles 35 38%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 71 76%
 Households with Kids 22 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49960 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49960 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 49960 real estate data, the median home value of $50,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49960 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49960 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49960 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 185 100%
 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 38 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 3%
 Households Vacant 66 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 17%
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 $25,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 49960 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 49960 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 49960 can expect to fall in that range. 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 23 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 38 33%
 No Earnings 55 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 23 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 38 33%
 No Earnings 55 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 35 80%
 Public transportation 2 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 14%
 Worked at Home 1 2%
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 12 11%
 High School Graduate 74 70%
 Associate's degree 7 7%
 Bachelor's degree 6 6%
 Master's degree 7 7%
 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 18 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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