Wetmore, MI 49895 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49895: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wetmore, MI 49895

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 29
  • Single Family Addresses: 330
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Alger County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.375, Longitude -86.618
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49895 has segments in 3 Counties (Alger, Delta, Schoolcraft).

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Wetmore, MI 49895 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 652
Daytime Population: Workers 122
Daytime Population: Residents 470
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 592
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 492
Population in Familes 390
Population in Group Qrtrs 160
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $44,257
Average Household Income $60,187
Per Capita Income $31,986


Total Housing Units 1,070 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 271 (25.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 ( 2.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 773 (72.2%)
Median Home Value $135,081
Average Home Value $155,074


Total Households 297
Average Household Size 1.66
Family Households 195
Average Family Size 2
  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 -0.58% -0.53%
Households -1.02% -0.82%
Families -1.21% -0.94%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Wetmore, MI 49895 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49895 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 # 867 12th
Population Density # 954 3rd
Diversity Index # 123 88th
Median Household Income # 654 34th
Per Capita Income # 181 82nd

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