Zip Code 49816 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChatham
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Alger
Area Code906
Current Population:724
Racial Majority:White 96.14%
Unemployment Rate:5.68%
Median Household Income$39382
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range807 - 935 ft.
Area70 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.25571823, -86.77182007

Zip Code 49816 Description

Zip Code 49816 is located in the state of Michigan in the Marquette metro area. Zip code 49816 is primarily located in Alger County. The official US Postal Service name for 49816 is CHATHAM, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49816 are contained within or border the city limits of Chatham, MI, . The area code for zip code 49816 is 906. 49816 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49816 is 5.68% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49816 decreased to 724 from 749 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49816 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49816 public schools is . % of students in 49816 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 747 96.14% 673 +11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 12 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 2.83% 20 +10%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.03% 17 -53%

Zip Code 49816 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 49816 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population724749
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households302
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39382
Income Under $50K Per Year64.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictMichigan 1
RepresentativeDan Benishek
Average Real Estate Asking Price$98750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100544
Current Unemployment Level (December 2017)5.68%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50x - Grand Marais Lakeshore
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 49816 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)791829394854534637261432
Avg Max Temp (°F)23283649647277756655392851
Avg Precip (In.)2.381.512.222.372.693.373.253.653.783.262.942.4233.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours