Zip Code 48197 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameYpsilanti
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washtenaw
Area Code734
Current Population:61132
Racial Majority:White 57.84%
Public School Racial Majority:White 48.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$55172
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58070
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range679 - 810 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.19573700, -83.62668900

Zip Code 48197 Description

Zip Code 48197 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48197 is primarily located in Washtenaw County. The official US Postal Service name for 48197 is YPSILANTI, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48197 are contained within or border the city limits of Ypsilanti, MI, Ann Arbor, MI, . The area code for zip code 48197 is 734. 48197 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48197 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48197 increased to 61132 from 55520 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48197 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48197 public schools is White. 47% of students in 48197 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 36646 57.84% 36043 +2%
 Black Or African American 15592 24.61% 15900 -2%
 Hispanic 3527 5.57% 3327 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.09% 213 -74%
 Asian 3575 5.64% 3024 +18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 32 -100%
 Other Race 182 0.4% 182 +40%
 Two Or More Races 2411 5.85% 2411 +54%

Zip Code 48197 Race/Ethnicity

 White 48.4%
 Black Or African American 36.9%
 Hispanic 6%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 48197 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population6113255520
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households24488
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55172
Income Under $50K Per Year45.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.20%
48197 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 12Debbie DingellDemocrat
Michigan District 7Tim WalbergRepublican
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48197 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
54Ronnie PetersonDemocrat
55Rebekah WarrenDemocrat
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48197 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
18Jeff IrwinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$158710
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117297
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 55a - Clayey High Lime Till Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48197 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737495862605342332240
Avg Max Temp (°F)31354659718084827562483659
Avg Precip (In.)1.81.672.493.143.143.332.993.413.412.362.812.4933.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ann Arbor, MI
CBSA Type48197
CBSA Population353808
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours