ZIP Code 48209 - Detroit Michigan

ZIP Code 48209 is located in Detroit Michigan. Portions of 48209 are also in River Rouge. 48209 is entirely within Wayne County. Regionally, 48209 is located in Metro Detroit.

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ZIP Code 48209 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameDetroit
Primary CountyWayne County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)26,944
Area Code(s)313
Current Time

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48209 Demographics

48209 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Michigan based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 48209 is Hispanic. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 48209 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 48209 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate-13.80%
Population Density3,429 People per Square Mile
Total Households9,601
Median Household Income (2021)$34,104
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$141,110
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 58.21%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 80.39%

48209 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American4101.18%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.02%

48209 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American150.21%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

48209 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College7797.93%
Bachelor Degree5255.35%
High School Diploma4,65347.39%
No High School Diploma6566.68%
GED or Alternate9779.95%
1 or More Years of College1,63316.63%
Associates Degree5005.09%
Masters Degree650.66%
Professional Degree260.26%
Doctorate Degree50.05%

48209 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 48209
RegionMetro Detroit
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaDetroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Detroit
Area8 Square Miles

48209 Politics

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48209 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion57a - Maumee Lake Plains

48209 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202838495863625443342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364658718084837563503860
Avg Precip (In.)1.961.842.553.222.943.463.

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