Montague, MI 49437 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49437: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Montague, MI 49437

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 169
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,905
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 113
  • County: Muskegon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.421, Longitude -86.36
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49437 has segments in 2 Counties (Muskegon, Oceana).

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Montague, MI 49437 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,856
Population in Households 6,840
Population in Familes 5,733
Population in Group Qrtrs 16
Population Density1 107
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 2,762
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,958
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,563 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,252 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 510 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 801 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $129,193
Average Home Value $200,799


Median Household Income $51,037
Average Household Income $61,232
Per Capita Income $24,725
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.21%
Households 0.19% 0.24%
Families 0.01% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.

Montague, MI 49437 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49437 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 # 402 59th
Population Density1 # 508 49th
Diversity Index2 # 364 63rd
Median Household Income # 384 61st
Per Capita Income # 440 56th

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