Enter zip code or city to begin your search

Zip Code 48146 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 48146 is 37,836 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.09 | Zip Code 48146 land area is 5.8697 sq. miles | Population density is 6,445.99 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 48146

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 36.1
Median Age - Male 35.3
Median Age - Female 37.2

Median age of zip code 48146 is 0.6% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 3% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 48146 is 4.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 1.4% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 48146 median age is 1.6% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 3.4% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 48146

White population 32480
Black or African American population 2257
Asian population 48
American Indian and Alaska Native population 233
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1729

Region of birth

Zip code 48146 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.7% Czech 0.5%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 1.5%
English 8% French No Basque 6.5%
French Canadian 2.7% German 19.4%
Greek 0.9% Hungarian 5.6%
Irish 14.8% Italian 7.7%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.7%
Polish 14.2% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.5% Scotch-Irish 1.8%
Scottish 2.6% Slovak 0.5%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.6%
USA 5.9% Welsh 0.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 18.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 48146

Family Type Distribution
Total families 9254
Married couples 62.18%
Other couples 37.82%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 48146

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 28.92% 35.75%
$30,000 and $50,000 22.62% 23.25%
$50,000 and $100,000 37.11% 32.29%
$100,000 and $200,000 11.04% 8.29%
$200,000 or more 0.31% 0.43%

Households by size in zip code 48146

Household language in zip code 48146

English language 87.52%
Spanish language 8.65%
Other European language 2.57%
Asian language 0.09%
Other language 1.16%

Population by housing unit in zip code 48146

Total Occupied housing units 14170
Detached housing units 83.2%
Attached housing units 2.42%
2 units 2.44%
3 - 4 units 2.77%
5 - 9 units 4.09%
10 - 19 units 0.64%
20 - 49 units 0.69%
50 or more units 2.57%
Mobile homes 1.19%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 48146

Use car, track or Van 95.75%
Use public transportation 0.98%
Use Motorcycle 0.24%
Use bicycle 0.36%
Walk to work 0.81%
Work at home 1.86%

School attendance in zip code 48146

Attent Preschool programs 3.25%
Attend Public School 17.8%
Attend college undergraduate program 6.09%
Attent graduate studies 0.54%
Not enrolled in school 72.32%

Highest school attainment in zip code 48146

Less then 9th grade 5.26%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 14.84%
High school diploma 38.92%
Some college, no degree 26.83%
Associate degree 7.05%
Bachelor's degree 6.57%
Graduate or professional degree 0.53%

Real Estate in zip code 48146

Housing occupied 90.82%
Housing vacant 9.18%
Housing occupied by owner 73.73%
Housing occupied by tenant 26.27%
Total Rented Units 3722
Median Contract Gross Rent $591
Median Gross Rent $757
Median Home Value $69,700

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 48146 median gross rent is 28.09% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 48146

Studio $520
1 Bedroom $590
2 Bedrooms $710
3 Bedrooms $850
4 Bedrooms $880
AVERAGE RENT $710

Average rent in zip code 48146 ($710.00) is 10.1% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 24.1% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 48146 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 10.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 10.9% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 10.1% lower, four bedroom rent is 9.7% lower.

Housing units in zip code 48146

Total housing units 15602
Detached housing units 81.57%
Attached housing units 2.31%
2 units 3.08%
3 - 4 units 3.23%
5 - 9 units 4.56%
10 - 19 units 0.72%
20 - 49 units 0.83%
50 or more units 2.51%
Mobile homes 1.2%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 48146

Total Real Estate Taxes $21,766,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $14,770,700
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $6,995,600

Compare Zip Codes

or compare zip code 48146 to other nearby zip codes.

Nearby Zip Code Income Per Capita Comparison

Zip Codes Near 48146

Zip Code City County Distance
48203 Highland Park Wayne 1.51 ml
48204 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48205 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48221 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48206 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48207 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48224 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48208 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml
48225 Harper Woods Wayne 1.51 ml
48209 Detroit Wayne 1.51 ml