Dowling, MI 49050 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49050: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dowling, MI 49050

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • Single Family Addresses: 650
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Barry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.498, Longitude -85.241
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dowling, MI 49050 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,540
Daytime Population: Workers 155
Daytime Population: Residents 835
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 990
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 1,539
Population in Familes 1,305
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $52,015
Average Household Income $63,767
Per Capita Income $24,865


Total Housing Units 712 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 519 (72.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 81 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 112 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $192,892
Average Home Value $224,470


Total Households 600
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 440
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 -0.27% -0.05%
Households -0.14% 0.0%
Families -0.31% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.97%

Dowling, MI 49050 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49050 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 # 746 24th
Population Density # 626 36th
Diversity Index # 825 16th
Median Household Income # 383 61st
Per Capita Income # 504 49th

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