Flint, MI 48502 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48502: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Flint, MI 48502

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Genesee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.014, Longitude -83.689
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 409
  • PO Box Addresses: 46
  • Residential Addresses: 276
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 204
    • Single Family Addresses: 72

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

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Flint, MI 48502 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,519
Daytime Population: Workers 8,883
Daytime Population: Residents 521
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,404
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 6.19
Population in Households 572
Population in Familes 255
Population in Group Qrtrs 947
Population Density2 3,183
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $19,337
Average Household Income $35,358
Per Capita Income $16,274


Total Housing Units 475 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 ( 8.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 257 (54.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 178 (37.5%)
Median Home Value $45,455
Average Home Value $67,500


Total Households 297
Average Household Size 1.93
Family Households 87
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 0.27% 0.05%
Households 0.72% 0.13%
Families 0.32% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.53%
Per Capita Income   0.73%

Flint, MI 48502 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48502 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 # 752 24th
Population Density # 95 90th
Diversity Index # 58 94th
Median Household Income # 974 1st
Per Capita Income # 942 4th

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