Spruce, MI 48762 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48762: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Spruce, MI 48762

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Alcona County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.794, Longitude -83.519
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 48762 has segments in 2 Counties (Alcona, Alpena).

  • Businesses Addresses: 30
  • PO Box Addresses: 32
  • Residential Addresses: 786
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 786

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

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Spruce, MI 48762 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 976
Daytime Population: Workers 135
Daytime Population: Residents 660
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 795
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 976
Population in Familes 784
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $46,815
Average Household Income $62,421
Per Capita Income $29,228


Total Housing Units 1,030 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 423 (41.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 ( 3.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 573 (55.6%)
Median Home Value $158,468
Average Home Value $204,965


Total Households 457
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 305
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 -0.58% -0.75%
Households -0.5% -0.71%
Families -0.66% -0.87%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Spruce, MI 48762 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48762 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 # 829 16th
Population Density # 838 15th
Diversity Index # 934 5th
Median Household Income # 564 43rd
Per Capita Income # 264 73rd

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