Madison Heights, MI 48071 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48071: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Madison Heights, MI 48071

Acceptable Alternative
Madison Hts, MI 48071

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,512
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,764
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,741
  • County: Oakland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.504, Longitude -83.105
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Madison Heights, MI 48071 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,664
Daytime Population: Workers 24,306
Daytime Population: Residents 15,321
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,627
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.29
Population in Households 30,501
Population in Familes 23,163
Population in Group Qrtrs 163
Population Density2 4,277
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $47,116
Average Household Income $59,183
Per Capita Income $25,432


Total Housing Units 14,065 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,291 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,809 (34.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 965 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $100,584
Average Home Value $110,306


Total Households 13,100
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 7,627
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.3% 0.32%
Households 0.28% 0.33%
Families 0.01% 0.16%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Madison Heights, MI 48071 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48071 to the other 984 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 82 92nd
Population Density # 51 95th
Diversity Index # 180 82nd
Median Household Income # 553 44th
Per Capita Income # 476 52nd

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