Harper Woods, MI 48225 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48225: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Harper Woods, MI 48225

Acceptable Alternative
Detroit, MI 48225

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.438, Longitude -82.941
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 307
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 6,291
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 847
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,444

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

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Harper Woods, MI 48225 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,492
Daytime Population: Workers 4,487
Daytime Population: Residents 7,324
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,811
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 14,315
Population in Familes 11,325
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density2 5,515
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $48,427
Average Household Income $59,938
Per Capita Income $24,587


Total Housing Units 6,539 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,049 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,814 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 676 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $88,155
Average Home Value $101,074


Total Households 5,863
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,586
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 0.13% -0.15%
Households -0.01% -0.19%
Families -0.24% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.06%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

Harper Woods, MI 48225 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48225 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 # 262 73rd
Population Density # 20 98th
Diversity Index # 53 95th
Median Household Income # 509 48th
Per Capita Income # 525 47th

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