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: 446
  • PO Box Addresses: 246
  • Residential Addresses: 6,778
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 542
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,236

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

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  1. 48059 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 48059 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Michigan Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Michigan Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Fort Gratiot, MI 48059 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 15,196
Population in Households 14,972
Population in Familes 12,089
Population in Group Qrtrs 224
Population Density2 487
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $61,183
Average Household Income $82,348
Per Capita Income $34,320


Total Housing Units 7,320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,782 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,547 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 991 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $180,814
Average Home Value $237,510


Total Households 6,329
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 4,174
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.05% 0.05%
Households 0.07% 0.13%
Families -0.11% 0.02%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

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

The table below compares 48059 to the other 986 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 283 71st
Diversity Index # 447 55th
Median Household Income # 279 72nd
Per Capita Income # 192 81st

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