Sears, MI 49679 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49679: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sears, MI 49679

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Osceola County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.863, Longitude -85.159
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49679 has segments in 3 Counties (Clare, Mecosta, Osceola).

  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • PO Box Addresses: 5
  • Residential Addresses: 567
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 567

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

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Sears, MI 49679 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,107
Daytime Population: Workers 147
Daytime Population: Residents 679
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 826
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 1,079
Population in Familes 876
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $42,862
Average Household Income $52,752
Per Capita Income $22,036


Total Housing Units 898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 394 (43.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 60 ( 6.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 444 (49.4%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $124,746


Total Households 454
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 316
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 -0.27% -0.4%
Households -0.18% -0.35%
Families -0.39% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Sears, MI 49679 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49679 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 # 804 18th
Population Density # 854 13th
Diversity Index # 893 9th
Median Household Income # 705 28th
Per Capita Income # 736 25th

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