Elk Rapids, MI 49629 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49629: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elk Rapids, MI 49629

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 260
  • Single Family Addresses: 869
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 124
  • County: Antrim County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.905, Longitude -85.4
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Elk Rapids, MI 49629 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,084
Daytime Population: Workers 1,417
Daytime Population: Residents 1,056
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,473
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.19
Population in Households 2,074
Population in Familes 1,638
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 461
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $56,558
Average Household Income $80,754
Per Capita Income $39,175


Total Housing Units 1,586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 768 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 241 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 577 (36.4%)
Median Home Value $222,266
Average Home Value $287,370


Total Households 1,009
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 643
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 0.25% 0.15%
Households 0.39% 0.24%
Families 0.15% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Elk Rapids, MI 49629 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49629 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 # 684 31st
Population Density # 290 71st
Diversity Index # 682 31st
Median Household Income # 262 73rd
Per Capita Income # 71 93rd

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