Eastpointe, MI 48021 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48021: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Eastpointe, MI 48021

Acceptable Alternative
East Detroit, MI 48021

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Macomb County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.464, Longitude -82.946
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,016
  • PO Box Addresses: 561
  • Residential Addresses: 13,212
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 632
    • Single Family Addresses: 12,580

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Eastpointe, MI 48021 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 33,422
Daytime Population: Workers 6,567
Daytime Population: Residents 18,050
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,617
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 33,401
Population in Familes 26,649
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density2 6,493
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $45,207
Average Household Income $54,460
Per Capita Income $20,973


Total Housing Units 14,111 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,760 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,100 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,251 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $80,791
Average Home Value $89,470


Total Households 12,860
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 8,262
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 0.52% 0.56%
Households 0.46% 0.56%
Families 0.21% 0.4%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Eastpointe, MI 48021 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48021 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 # 64 94th
Population Density # 8 99th
Diversity Index # 63 94th
Median Household Income # 615 38th
Per Capita Income # 806 18th

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