Zip Code 48227 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:45380
Racial Majority:African American 96.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.1%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$39514
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27570
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range640 - 653 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.38724400, -83.19302800

Zip Code 48227 Description

Zip Code 48227 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48227 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48227 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48227 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, . The area code for zip code 48227 is 313. 48227 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48227 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 48227 decreased to 45380 from 61118 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48227 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48227 public schools is Black. 81.9% of students in 48227 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 628 1.44% 676 -7%
 Black Or African American 41978 96.19% 43511 -4%
 Hispanic 431 0.99% 368 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.05% 113 -81%
 Asian 54 0.12% 38 +42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 37 0.1% 37 +19%
 Two Or More Races 633 1.11% 633 -24%

Zip Code 48227 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.3%
 Black Or African American 99.1%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 48227 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4538061118
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households16605
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
81.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39514
Income Under $50K Per Year61.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
48227 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
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48227 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Sherry Gay-DagnogoDemocrat
9Karen WhitsettDemocrat
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48227 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Sylvia SantanaDemocrat
5Betty Jean AlexanderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$38395
Average Real Estate Sale Price$34498
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 6b: -5F to 0F
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 48227 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192838485863615342332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354658718084837563493860
Avg Precip (In.)1.941.832.563.192.943.523.143.073.392.472.732.4933.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48227
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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