Zip Code 48228 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:52130
Racial Majority:African American 77.21%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 94.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$40241
Average Adjusted Gross Income$25340
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range607 - 630 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.35561900, -83.21821200

Zip Code 48228 Description

Zip Code 48228 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48228 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48228 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48228 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, Dearborn, MI, and Dearborn Heights, MI. The area code for zip code 48228 is 313. 48228 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48228 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48228 decreased to 52130 from 65051 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48228 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48228 public schools is Black. 91% of students in 48228 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8425 16.1% 8075 +4%
 Black Or African American 40408 77.21% 40610 +-0%
 Hispanic 2257 4.31% 2069 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 0.25% 128 +1%
 Asian 179 0.34% 103 +74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 95 0% 95 -100%
 Two Or More Races 1040 1.79% 1040 -10%

Zip Code 48228 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.1%
 Black Or African American 94.8%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 48228 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5213065051
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households18506
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
92.3%
Median Household Income$40241
Income Under $50K Per Year60.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
48228 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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48228 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
9Karen WhitsettDemocrat
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48228 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Sylvia SantanaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$35252
Average Real Estate Sale Price$34138
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago20.9%
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 48228 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 Type48228
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours