Zip Code 48314 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:20245
Racial Majority:White 84.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$80307
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66610
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range630 - 659 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.60980400, -83.05398200

Zip Code 48314 Description

Zip Code 48314 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48314 is primarily located in Macomb County. The official US Postal Service name for 48314 is STERLING HEIGHTS, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48314 are contained within or border the city limits of Sterling Heights, MI, Utica, MI, Shelby, MI, and Troy, MI. The area code for zip code 48314 is 586. 48314 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48314 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 48314 increased to 20245 from 16718 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48314 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48314 public schools is White. 55.8% of students in 48314 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 17380 84.15% 16837 +3%
 Black Or African American 576 2.79% 793 -27%
 Hispanic 685 3.32% 556 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 42 -100%
 Asian 1796 8.7% 1562 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.28% 1 +5600%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 442 0.77% 442 -64%

Zip Code 48314 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.4%
 Black Or African American 3.7%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 48314 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2024516718
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households7901
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$80307
Income Under $50K Per Year29.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.50%
48314 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 10Paul MitchellRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Michigan Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$200699
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149511
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 6a: -10F to -5F
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 48314 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485863615443332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344457697883817361483658
Avg Precip (In.)1.991.732.513.132.883.143.323.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48314
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours