Vulcan, MI 49892 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49892: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vulcan, MI 49892

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • Single Family Addresses: 881
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Dickinson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.783, Longitude -87.87
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49892 has segments in 2 Counties (Dickinson, Menominee).

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Vulcan, MI 49892 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,205
Daytime Population: Workers 86
Daytime Population: Residents 1,134
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,220
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.55
Population in Households 2,178
Population in Familes 1,754
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $49,832
Average Household Income $62,480
Per Capita Income $27,832


Total Housing Units 1,525 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 857 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 ( 7.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 548 (35.9%)
Median Home Value $135,630
Average Home Value $156,039


Total Households 977
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 649
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 0.5% 0.04%
Households 0.64% 0.12%
Families 0.45% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Vulcan, MI 49892 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49892 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 # 670 32nd
Population Density # 917 7th
Diversity Index # 928 5th
Median Household Income # 477 52nd
Per Capita Income # 317 68th

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