Zip Code 48224 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:44439
Racial Majority:African American 89.24%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.4%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$50641
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29910
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range587 - 597 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.41067700, -82.94141400

Zip Code 48224 Description

Zip Code 48224 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48224 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48224 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48224 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, Grosse Pointe Park, MI, Grosse Pointe, MI, Harper Woods, MI, and Grosse Pointe Farms, MI. The area code for zip code 48224 is 313. 48224 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48224 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 48224 decreased to 44439 from 55437 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48224 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48224 public schools is Black. 82.3% of students in 48224 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3228 7.27% 3358 -4%
 Black Or African American 39639 89.24% 39613 +0%
 Hispanic 438 0.99% 409 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 159 0.36% 96 +66%
 Asian 67 0.15% 103 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 74 0.07% 74 -55%
 Two Or More Races 784 1.93% 784 +9%

Zip Code 48224 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.3%
 Black Or African American 99.4%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 48224 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4443955437
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households15123
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50641
Income Under $50K Per Year49.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.40%
48224 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
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48224 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1Tenisha YanceyDemocrat
2Joe TateDemocrat
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48224 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1Stephanie ChangDemocrat
2Adam HollierDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$38830
Average Real Estate Sale Price$34332
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 6a: -10F to -5F
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 48224 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212939505964635645352542
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354557707984817462493759
Avg Precip (In.)1.821.832.443.192.93.293.363.433.372.482.742.4633.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48224
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Denby
Mack
Conner
Finney
Burbank