Deford, MI 48729 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48729: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Deford, MI 48729

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 6
  • Single Family Addresses: 589
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Tuscola County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.492, Longitude -83.184
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Deford, MI 48729 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,514
Population in Households 1,514
Population in Familes 1,285
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 574
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 432
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 695 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 495 (71.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 79 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $101,620
Average Home Value $121,869


Median Household Income $44,015
Average Household Income $53,335
Per Capita Income $20,221
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.2%
Households 0.0% -0.14%
Families -0.15% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Deford, MI 48729 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48729 to the other 987 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 747 24th
Population Density1 # 789 20th
Diversity Index2 # 861 12th
Median Household Income # 584 41st
Per Capita Income # 793 20th

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