Zip Code 48209 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:32262
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 79.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$32696
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range577 - 597 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.30354500, -83.11497800

Zip Code 48209 Description

Zip Code 48209 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48209 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48209 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48209 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, River Rouge, MI, and Dearborn, MI. The area code for zip code 48209 is 313. 48209 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48209 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 48209 decreased to 32262 from 38895 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48209 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 48209 public schools is Hispanic. 88.3% of students in 48209 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7216 21.48% 6375 +13%
 Black Or African American 2240 6.67% 2738 -18%
 Hispanic 23548 70.1% 22453 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 0.43% 119 +21%
 Asian 2 0.01% 86 -98%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 25 0% 25 -100%
 Two Or More Races 462 1.31% 462 -5%

Zip Code 48209 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.7%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 79.7%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 48209 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3226238895
Male Population51.70%
Female Population48.30%
Total Households9808
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
88.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32696
Income Under $50K Per Year68.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
48209 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
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48209 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Cynthia A. JohnsonDemocrat
6Tyrone CarterDemocrat
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48209 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1Stephanie ChangDemocrat
2Adam HollierDemocrat
4Marshall BullockDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$37298
Average Real Estate Sale Price$27684
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 48209 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202838495863625443342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364658718084837563503860
Avg Precip (In.)1.961.842.553.222.943.463.193.093.42.472.742.5133.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48209
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Vernor
CSRD