Coldwater, MI 49036 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49036: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Coldwater, MI 49036

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 903
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,411
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 924
  • County: Branch County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.908, Longitude -85.015
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Coldwater, MI 49036 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 23,451
Population in Households 21,496
Population in Familes 17,138
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,955
Population Density1 144
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 8,805
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 5,795
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,571 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,408 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,397 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,766 (23.9%)
Median Home Value $112,925
Average Home Value $148,517


Median Household Income $45,134
Average Household Income $60,155
Per Capita Income $23,563
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.83% -0.05%
Households -0.09% -0.07%
Families -0.28% -0.19%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.

Coldwater, MI 49036 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49036 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 # 148 85th
Population Density1 # 442 55th
Diversity Index2 # 260 74th
Median Household Income # 544 45th
Per Capita Income # 526 47th

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