Battle Creek, MI 49037 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49037: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Acceptable Alternative
Springfield, MI 49037

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Calhoun County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.237, Longitude -85.203
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49037 has segments in 2 Counties (Barry, Calhoun).

  • Businesses Addresses: 643
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,703
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,704
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,999

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

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Battle Creek, MI 49037 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 21,907
Daytime Population: Workers 22,154
Daytime Population: Residents 13,249
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 35,403
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.62
Population in Households 21,280
Population in Familes 15,727
Population in Group Qrtrs 627
Population Density2 889
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $32,194
Average Household Income $42,492
Per Capita Income $17,985


Total Housing Units 10,418 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,770 (45.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,091 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,557 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $71,764
Average Home Value $103,501


Total Households 8,861
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 5,108
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 -0.07% -0.12%
Households -0.05% -0.11%
Families -0.33% -0.29%
Median Household Income   0.67%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Battle Creek, MI 49037 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49037 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 # 169 83rd
Population Density # 227 77th
Diversity Index # 43 96th
Median Household Income # 929 6th
Per Capita Income # 923 6th

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