Republic, MI 49879 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49879: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Republic, MI 49879

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marquette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.279, Longitude -88.137
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 49879 has segments in 2 Counties (Iron, Marquette).

  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • PO Box Addresses: 120
  • Residential Addresses: 522
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 32
    • Single Family Addresses: 490

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

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  1. 49879 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 49879 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Republic, MI 49879 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,131
Population in Households 1,131
Population in Familes 872
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $49,753
Average Household Income $54,715
Per Capita Income $26,898


Total Housing Units 1,139 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 495 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 61 ( 5.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 583 (51.2%)
Median Home Value $87,162
Average Home Value $134,293


Total Households 556
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 345
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.8% 0.25%
Households 0.96% 0.29%
Families 0.73% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   3.47%

Republic, MI 49879 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49879 to the other 978 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 800 18th
Population Density # 899 8th
Diversity Index # 922 6th
Median Household Income # 511 48th
Per Capita Income # 431 56th

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