Prescott, MI 48756 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48756: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Prescott, MI 48756

Acceptable Alternative
Roos, MI 48756

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ogemaw County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.183, Longitude -84.035
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 48756 has segments in 2 Counties (Arenac, Ogemaw).

  • Businesses Addresses: 67
  • PO Box Addresses: 243
  • Residential Addresses: 1,803
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 32
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,771

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

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Prescott, MI 48756 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,445
Daytime Population: Workers 341
Daytime Population: Residents 3,006
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,347
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 4,445
Population in Familes 3,428
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 56
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $34,443
Average Household Income $44,109
Per Capita Income $18,695


Total Housing Units 3,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,505 (43.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 379 (11.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,569 (45.4%)
Median Home Value $84,909
Average Home Value $105,963


Total Households 1,884
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 1,207
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 -0.78% -1.04%
Households -0.72% -1.0%
Families -0.92% -1.14%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Prescott, MI 48756 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48756 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 # 508 48th
Population Density # 676 32nd
Diversity Index # 420 57th
Median Household Income # 916 7th
Per Capita Income # 912 7th

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