Sand Creek, MI 49279 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49279: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sand Creek, MI 49279

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lenawee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.781, Longitude -84.102
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • PO Box Addresses: 23
  • Residential Addresses: 314
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 314

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

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  1. 49279 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 49279 (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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Sand Creek, MI 49279 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 984
Population in Households 984
Population in Familes 855
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 35
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $58,837
Average Household Income $67,261
Per Capita Income $25,086


Total Housing Units 402 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 304 (75.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $128,205
Average Home Value $175,329


Total Households 367
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 278
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 -0.02% 0.08%
Households 0.09% 0.11%
Families -0.08% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Sand Creek, MI 49279 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49279 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 # 822 17th
Population Density # 772 22nd
Diversity Index # 613 38th
Median Household Income # 323 67th
Per Capita Income # 633 36th

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