Tower, MI 49792 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Tower, MI

Camera Icon Photos of the local Tower, MI area

ZIP Code 49792: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tower, MI 49792

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • Single Family Addresses: 0
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cheboygan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.367, Longitude -84.306
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


49792 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Tower, MI 49792 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29
Population in Households 28
Population in Familes 23
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 13
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 10
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 21 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2 ( 9.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 (38.1%)
Median Home Value $137,500
Average Home Value $150,000


Median Household Income $37,860
Average Household Income $43,269
Per Capita Income $19,710
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.76% 0.68%
Households 1.29% 1.49%
Families 1.7% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   7.02%
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.

Tower, MI 49792 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49792 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 # 967 2nd
Population Density1 # 976 1st
Diversity Index2 # 616 38th
Median Household Income # 806 18th
Per Capita Income # 827 16th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.