ZIP Code 48601 - Saginaw Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameSaginaw
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saginaw
Area Code989
Current Population:38406
Racial Majority:African American 58.6%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 75.5%
Unemployment Rate:9.9%
Median Household Income$30695
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29860
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range584 - 637 ft.
Area116 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.40077700, -83.90202000

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Zip Code 48601 Description

Zip Code 48601 is located in the state of Michigan in the Flint - Saginaw metro area. Zip code 48601 is primarily located in Saginaw County. The official US Postal Service name for 48601 is SAGINAW, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48601 are contained within or border the city limits of Saginaw, MI, Bridgeport, MI, Buena Vista, MI, Robin Glen-Indiantown, MI, Zilwaukee, MI, and Carrollton, MI. The area code for zip code 48601 is 989. 48601 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48601 is 9.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48601 decreased to 38406 from 47826 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48601 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 48601 public schools is Black. 88.9% of students in 48601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9640 26.1% 9527 +1%
 Black Or African American 21645 58.6% 23230 -7%
 Hispanic 3766 10.2% 4567 -18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.18% 164 -59%
 Asian 56 0.15% 65 -14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 33 0.21% 33 +136%
 Two Or More Races 816 4.57% 816 +107%

Zip Code 48601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.7%
 Black Or African American 75.5%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 48601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3840647826
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households14878
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30695
Income Under $50K Per Year70.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
48601 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 5Dan KildeeDemocrat
Michigan District 4John MoolenaarRepublican
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48601 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
94Rodney WakemanRepublican
95Vanessa GuerraDemocrat
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48601 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
32Kenneth HornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$56653
Average Real Estate Sale Price$32890
Current Unemployment Level 9.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 57e - Saginaw Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 48601 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16172636475761595141322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)30334457718084817461473558
Avg Precip (In.)1.621.292.192.842.833.662.433.343.992.692.651.9631.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, MI
CBSA Type48601
CBSA Population203006
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours