Kalamazoo, MI 49001 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49001: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kalamazoo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.264, Longitude -85.464
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 742
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,263
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,237
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,026

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

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Kalamazoo, MI 49001 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,018
Daytime Population: Workers 14,996
Daytime Population: Residents 12,113
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,109
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.23
Population in Households 21,477
Population in Familes 15,218
Population in Group Qrtrs 541
Population Density2 2,602
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $36,951
Average Household Income $48,120
Per Capita Income $19,845


Total Housing Units 10,088 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,540 (45.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,279 (42.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,269 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $88,818
Average Home Value $102,632


Total Households 8,819
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 4,769
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 0.31% 0.39%
Households 0.14% 0.31%
Families -0.14% 0.14%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

Kalamazoo, MI 49001 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49001 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 # 166 83rd
Population Density # 124 88th
Diversity Index # 21 98th
Median Household Income # 881 11th
Per Capita Income # 872 11th

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