Branch, MI 49402 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 49402: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Branch, MI 49402

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • Single Family Addresses: 646
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Mason County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.92, Longitude -86.067
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49402 has segments in 3 Counties (Lake, Mason, Oceana).

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Branch, MI 49402 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 1,302
Population in Households 1,300
Population in Familes 1,005
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 600
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 384
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,331 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 513 (38.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 87 ( 6.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 731 (54.9%)
Median Home Value $88,636
Average Home Value $107,602


Median Household Income $33,567
Average Household Income $45,478
Per Capita Income $20,962
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.18% 0.14%
Households 0.32% 0.17%
Families 0.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   2.95%
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.


Branch, MI 49402 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49402 to the other 975 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 772 21st
Population Density1 # 881 10th
Diversity Index2 # 579 41st
Median Household Income # 872 11th
Per Capita Income # 667 32nd

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