Zip Code 48201 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:12814
Racial Majority:African American 68.27%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 91.4%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$16500
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46850
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range610 - 610 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.34658000, -83.06001400

Zip Code 48201 Description

Zip Code 48201 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48201 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48201 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48201 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, . The area code for zip code 48201 is 313. 48201 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48201 is 10.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% 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 48201 decreased to 12814 from 15080 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48201 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48201 public schools is Black. 70.6% of students in 48201 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2582 20.71% 2437 +6%
 Black Or African American 8510 68.27% 8916 -5%
 Hispanic 298 2.39% 246 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.16% 69 -71%
 Asian 834 6.69% 775 +8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 25 0.29% 25 +44%
 Two Or More Races 343 1.48% 343 -46%

Zip Code 48201 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.9%
 Black Or African American 91.4%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 48201 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1281415080
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households7068
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$16500
Income Under $50K Per Year86.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year10.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.50%
48201 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$133231
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88278
Current Unemployment Level 10.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago21.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 57a - Maumee Lake Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48201 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212839505964635544352442
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364558718084827562493859
Avg Precip (In.)1.91.842.483.192.93.343.33.273.382.452.742.4833.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48201
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downtown Detroit