Zip Code 48122 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMelvindale
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:10727
Racial Majority:White 67.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$47948
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35200
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range587 - 587 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.28068700, -83.17795700

Zip Code 48122 Description

Zip Code 48122 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48122 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48122 is MELVINDALE, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48122 are contained within or border the city limits of Melvindale, MI, Dearborn, MI, Allen Park, MI, Detroit, MI, and Lincoln Park, MI. The area code for zip code 48122 is 313. 48122 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48122 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48122 decreased to 10727 from 10755 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48122 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48122 public schools is White. 80% of students in 48122 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7225 67.91% 7146 +1%
 Black Or African American 1377 12.94% 1156 +19%
 Hispanic 1332 12.52% 1958 -32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 0.92% 64 +53%
 Asian 178 1.67% 84 +112%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 18 0.11% 18 -33%
 Two Or More Races 300 3.92% 300 +39%

Zip Code 48122 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.1%
 Black Or African American 14%
 Hispanic 32.3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 48122 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1072710755
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households4426
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47948
Income Under $50K Per Year52.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
48122 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$41929
Average Real Estate Sale Price$28366
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 57a - Maumee Lake Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48122 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192838495863615442332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364658718084837663503860
Avg Precip (In.)1.961.852.573.222.953.533.153.023.422.472.742.5133.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48122
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours