Zip Code 48234 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:36140
Racial Majority:African American 94.23%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 98.1%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$41391
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26850
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range623 - 633 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.43025100, -83.03760400

Zip Code 48234 Description

Zip Code 48234 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48234 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48234 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48234 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, Warren, MI, . Zip code 48234 is within area code 313 and area code 586. 48234 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48234 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 48234 decreased to 36140 from 45797 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48234 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48234 public schools is Black. 84.9% of students in 48234 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1205 3.46% 1237 -3%
 Black Or African American 32851 94.23% 33822 -3%
 Hispanic 212 0.61% 344 -38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.13% 95 -54%
 Asian 138 0.4% 63 +119%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 56 0.01% 56 -91%
 Two Or More Races 519 1.17% 519 -22%

Zip Code 48234 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.4%
 Black Or African American 98.1%
 Hispanic 0.3%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 48234 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3614045797
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households13301
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
84.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41391
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
48234 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
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48234 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Wendell ByrdDemocrat
4Isaac RobinsonDemocrat
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48234 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
2Adam HollierDemocrat
4Marshall BullockDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$31916
Average Real Estate Sale Price$33731
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 6b: -5F to 0F
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 48234 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212939506065635644352542
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354558718084827462493759
Avg Precip (In.)1.881.862.453.152.863.263.323.313.342.392.692.4832.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48234
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Osborn
Conner
Pershing
State Fair-Nolan
Southwest Warren