Athens, MI 49011 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49011: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Athens, MI 49011

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 63
  • Single Family Addresses: 709
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 12
  • County: Calhoun County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.099, Longitude -85.22
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49011 has segments in 4 Counties (Branch, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, Saint Joseph).

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Athens, MI 49011 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,425
Daytime Population: Workers 385
Daytime Population: Residents 1,301
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,686
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 2,423
Population in Familes 2,022
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 74
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $53,425
Average Household Income $61,605
Per Capita Income $24,078


Total Housing Units 1,017 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 777 (76.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $102,987
Average Home Value $136,454


Total Households 947
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 678
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 0.13% -0.02%
Households 0.22% 0.04%
Families 0.04% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Athens, MI 49011 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49011 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 # 650 34th
Population Density # 602 39th
Diversity Index # 571 42nd
Median Household Income # 342 65th
Per Capita Income # 573 42nd

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