Zip Code 48310 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSterling Heights
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Macomb
Area Code586
Alternate Zip Code NamesSTERLING HTS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesST HEIGHTS
Current Population:42766
Racial Majority:White 80.97%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$73207
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range617 - 633 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.56451700, -83.06881800

Zip Code 48310 Description

Zip Code 48310 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48310 is primarily located in Macomb County. The official US Postal Service name for 48310 is STERLING HEIGHTS, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48310 are contained within or border the city limits of Sterling Heights, MI, Troy, MI, and Warren, MI. The area code for zip code 48310 is 586. 48310 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48310 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48310 increased to 42766 from 41953 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48310 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48310 public schools is White. 68.9% of students in 48310 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 35237 80.97% 34862 +1%
 Black Or African American 1838 4.22% 1979 -7%
 Hispanic 599 1.38% 670 -11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.06% 58 -57%
 Asian 4253 9.77% 3963 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 64 0.2% 64 +36%
 Two Or More Races 1167 3.4% 1167 +27%

Zip Code 48310 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.7%
 Black Or African American 7.1%
 Hispanic 1.5%
 Asian 9.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 48310 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4276641953
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households14760
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73207
Income Under $50K Per Year31.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.90%
48310 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 9Andy LevinDemocrat
Michigan District 10Paul MitchellRepublican
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48310 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
30Diana FarringtonRepublican
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48310 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10Michael D. MacDonaldRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$121744
Average Real Estate Sale Price$104938
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 48310 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485863615443332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344557707983817361483658
Avg Precip (In.)1.911.722.473.082.863.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48310
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Northwest Warren