Zip Code 48235 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDetroit
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code313
Current Population:45063
Racial Majority:African American 96.39%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 98%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$48787
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30450
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range656 - 663 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.42695000, -83.19504700

Zip Code 48235 Description

Zip Code 48235 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48235 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 48235 is DETROIT, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48235 are contained within or border the city limits of Detroit, MI, Oak Park, MI, and Southfield, MI. The area code for zip code 48235 is 313. 48235 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48235 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 48235 decreased to 45063 from 53353 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48235 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48235 public schools is Black. 79.3% of students in 48235 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 717 1.56% 468 +53%
 Black Or African American 44319 96.39% 43414 +2%
 Hispanic 344 0.75% 331 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.09% 99 -57%
 Asian 24 0.05% 53 -55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 44 0.03% 44 -64%
 Two Or More Races 651 1.12% 651 -21%

Zip Code 48235 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.2%
 Black Or African American 98%
 Hispanic 0.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 48235 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4506353353
Male Population44.80%
Female Population55.20%
Total Households17572
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$48787
Income Under $50K Per Year51.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.40%
48235 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
Michigan District 13Rashida TlaibDemocrat
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48235 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7LaTanya GarrettDemocrat
8Sherry Gay-DagnogoDemocrat
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48235 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Betty Jean AlexanderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$34758
Average Real Estate Sale Price$28677
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48235 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192838495863615342332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354558718084827562493759
Avg Precip (In.)1.921.812.523.162.923.453.173.163.342.432.722.4833.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48235
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours