Ionia, MI 48846 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48846: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ionia, MI 48846

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ionia County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.985, Longitude -85.064
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 507
  • PO Box Addresses: 92
  • Residential Addresses: 6,253
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 465
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,788

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: May 8, 2019.

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  1. 48846 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 48846 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Michigan Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Ionia, MI 48846 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 20,385
Population in Households 15,227
Population in Familes 12,296
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,158
Population Density2 185
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $47,982
Average Household Income $60,398
Per Capita Income $18,840


Total Housing Units 6,750 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,126 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,742 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 882 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $117,713
Average Home Value $141,663


Total Households 5,868
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 3,994
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.07% 0.24%
Households 0.14% 0.28%
Families -0.02% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Ionia, MI 48846 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48846 to the other 986 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 81st
Population Density # 391 60th
Diversity Index # 154 85th
Median Household Income # 636 36th
Per Capita Income # 923 6th

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