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ZIP Code 49971

Primary City:White Pine, MI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Ontonagon County
Timezone: Eastern (1:05am)
Area code: 906 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.76, -89.58
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 49971

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 49971. 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 49971. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 49971, 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:
White Pine, MI

Stats and Demographics for the 49971 ZIP Code

ZIP code 49971 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 49971 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 49971 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 483
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 361
Median Home Value $43,900
Land Area 94.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 229
Median Household Income $35,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 53

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


 Male 240 50%
 Female 243 50%


 White 456 94.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 1.7%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 3.5%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 127 55%
 Single Guardian 24 10%
 Singles 66 29%
 Singles With Roommate 12 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 190 83%
 Households with Kids 39 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 49971 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 49971 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 49971 real estate data, the median home value of $43,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 49971 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 49971 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 49971 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 483 100%
 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 82 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 7%
 Households Vacant 132 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 6.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 13 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 68.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 14.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 15%
 3+ Bedroom 17 85%
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. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 49971 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. Most commuters in 49971 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 74 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 16%
 No Earnings 231 64%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 74 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 16%
 No Earnings 231 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 98 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 2%
 Worked at Home 2 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 25 13%
 High School Graduate 114 61%
 Associate's degree 25 13%
 Bachelor's degree 18 10%
 Master's degree 3 2%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 33 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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