Perrinton, MI 48871 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48871: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Perrinton, MI 48871

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 18
  • Single Family Addresses: 685
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 12
  • County: Gratiot County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.158, Longitude -84.681
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Perrinton, MI 48871 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,203
Population in Households 2,161
Population in Familes 1,844
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 854
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 636
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 940 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 706 (75.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 86 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $123,457
Average Home Value $145,574


Median Household Income $52,237
Average Household Income $63,133
Per Capita Income $24,696
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% -0.24%
Households -0.06% -0.12%
Families -0.17% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.

Perrinton, MI 48871 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48871 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 # 667 33rd
Population Density1 # 660 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 459 54th
Median Household Income # 345 65th
Per Capita Income # 444 55th

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