Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48125: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125

Acceptable Alternative
Dearborn Hts, MI 48125

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.276, Longitude -83.264
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 281
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,830
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 54
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,776

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

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  1. 48125 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 48125 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 20,401
Population in Households 20,162
Population in Familes 15,890
Population in Group Qrtrs 239
Population Density2 5,066
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $50,239
Average Household Income $61,703
Per Capita Income $24,641


Total Housing Units 8,924 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,166 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,873 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 885 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $82,725
Average Home Value $94,133


Total Households 8,039
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 5,213
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.45% -0.39%
Households -0.36% -0.32%
Families -0.58% -0.44%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   3.82%

Dearborn Heights, MI 48125 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48125 to the other 978 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 192 80th
Population Density # 32 97th
Diversity Index # 184 81st
Median Household Income # 494 50th
Per Capita Income # 579 41st

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