ZIP Code 48229 - Ecorse Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameEcorse
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:9556
Racial Majority:White 37.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 69.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$34070
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28520
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range574 - 581 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.24923400, -83.14003000

Map of ZIP Code 48229 Border

Zip Code 48229 Description

Zip Code 48229 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48229 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48229 is ECORSE, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48229 are contained within or border the city limits of Ecorse, MI, Lincoln Park, MI, River Rouge, MI, Wyandotte, MI, and Detroit, MI. The area code for zip code 48229 is 313. 48229 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48229 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48229 decreased to 9556 from 11088 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48229 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48229 public schools is Black. 91.5% of students in 48229 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

The average asking price of $37439 for homes for sale in 48229 is 0.22% higher than the current actual closing sale price of $37356 for homes recently sold in this zip code.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3631 37.86% 3505 +4%
 Black Or African American 4100 42.75% 4378 -6%
 Hispanic 1439 15% 1290 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.81% 58 +34%
 Asian 24 0.25% 27 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 279 3.33% 279 +14%

Zip Code 48229 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.8%
 Black Or African American 69.5%
 Hispanic 13%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 48229 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population955611088
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households3668
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$34070
Income Under $50K Per Year65.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
48229 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$37439
Average Real Estate Sale Price$37356
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48229 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202838495863625442332341
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354558718084837563493859
Avg Precip (In.)1.951.842.573.22.963.523.153.043.382.452.742.5133.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48229
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours