Albion, MI 49224 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49224: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Albion, MI 49224

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 354
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,874
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 191
  • County: Calhoun County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.262, Longitude -84.762
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49224 has segments in 2 Counties (Calhoun, Jackson).

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Albion, MI 49224 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 13,968
Population in Households 12,315
Population in Familes 9,674
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,653
Population Density1 125
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 5,082
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 3,298
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,390 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,692 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,103 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $92,650
Average Home Value $130,044


Median Household Income $37,850
Average Household Income $50,267
Per Capita Income $21,585
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.66% -0.3%
Households -0.47% -0.26%
Families -0.62% -0.37%
Median Household Income   -0.42%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
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.

Albion, MI 49224 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49224 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 # 267 73rd
Population Density1 # 473 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 106 89th
Median Household Income # 807 18th
Per Capita Income # 686 31st

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