Lansing, MI 48906 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 48906: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lansing, MI 48906

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clinton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.768, Longitude -84.58
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 48906 has segments in 3 Counties (Clinton, Eaton, Ingham).

  • Businesses Addresses: 929
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 10,846
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 978
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,868

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

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Lansing, MI 48906 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 27,223
Daytime Population: Workers 11,938
Daytime Population: Residents 15,643
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,581
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 27,042
Population in Familes 20,471
Population in Group Qrtrs 181
Population Density2 805
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $41,343
Average Household Income $55,220
Per Capita Income $22,299


Total Housing Units 12,262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,122 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,780 (30.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,360 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $98,121
Average Home Value $131,831


Total Households 10,902
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 6,581
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 0.21% 0.38%
Households 0.22% 0.37%
Families 0.12% 0.32%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Lansing, MI 48906 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48906 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 # 110 89th
Population Density # 237 76th
Diversity Index # 27 97th
Median Household Income # 766 22nd
Per Capita Income # 713 28th

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