ZIP Code 48217 - Detroit Michigan

ZIP Code 48217 is located in Detroit Michigan. 48217 is entirely within Wayne County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Detroit.

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ZIP Code 48217 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameDetroit
Primary CountyWayne County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)6,660
Area Code(s)313
Current Time

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48217 Demographics

48217 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 48217 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 48217 is African American. The current unemployment level in 48217 is 9.6%.

Population Growth Rate-4.27%
Population Density2,874 People per Square Mile
Total Households3,238
Percentage High Income Households0.3%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$37,917
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$30,190
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)9.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 70.35%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 83.33%

48217 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

48217 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

48217 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College45610.4%
Bachelor Degree2074.72%
High School Diploma1,78540.7%
No High School Diploma2245.11%
GED or Alternate3638.28%
1 or More Years of College91920.95%
Associates Degree1753.99%
Masters Degree1834.17%
Professional Degree641.46%
Doctorate Degree100.23%

48217 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 48217
RegionMetro Detroit
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaDetroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Detroit
Area2 Square Miles

48217 Politics

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Michigan State Senate Districts in 48217
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48217 Schools

48217 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion57a - Maumee Lake Plains

48217 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

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