Fort Gratiot, MI 48059 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48059: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Gratiot, MI 48059

Acceptable Alternative
Burtchville, MI 48059
Lakeport, MI 48059
N Lakeport, MI 48059
North Lakeport, MI 48059

Not Acceptable, USPS
Burtchville Township, MI 48059
Fort Gratiot Township, MI 48059

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Saint Clair County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.076, Longitude -82.48
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 452
  • PO Box Addresses: 254
  • Residential Addresses: 6,722
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 552
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,170

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

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Fort Gratiot, MI 48059 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,087
Daytime Population: Workers 7,368
Daytime Population: Residents 8,131
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,499
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 14,864
Population in Familes 12,034
Population in Group Qrtrs 223
Population Density2 477
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $54,707
Average Household Income $74,307
Per Capita Income $31,190


Total Housing Units 7,245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,711 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,538 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 996 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $164,669
Average Home Value $216,881


Total Households 6,249
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 4,148
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 -0.22% -0.17%
Households -0.11% -0.1%
Families -0.32% -0.22%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Fort Gratiot, MI 48059 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48059 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 # 255 74th
Population Density # 287 71st
Diversity Index # 453 54th
Median Household Income # 304 69th
Per Capita Income # 203 79th

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