Zip Code 48223 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:25336
Racial Majority:African American 87.91%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 97.9%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$45192
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35620
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range620 - 650 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.39356800, -83.24669700

Zip Code 48223 Description

Zip Code 48223 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48223 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48223 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48223 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, Redford, MI, . The area code for zip code 48223 is 313. 48223 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48223 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 48223 decreased to 25336 from 36073 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48223 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48223 public schools is Black. 78.6% of students in 48223 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2103 8.68% 1945 +8%
 Black Or African American 21293 87.91% 22401 -5%
 Hispanic 186 0.77% 292 -36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.39% 73 +30%
 Asian 35 0.14% 49 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 31 0.12% 31 -3%
 Two Or More Races 542 1.98% 542 -12%

Zip Code 48223 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.8%
 Black Or African American 97.9%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 48223 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2533636073
Male Population46.20%
Female Population53.80%
Total Households9636
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45192
Income Under $50K Per Year55.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.50%
48223 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$40536
Average Real Estate Sale Price$32430
Current Unemployment Level 10.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago21.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 57a - Maumee Lake Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48223 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485862615342332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354558718084827562493759
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48223
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours