ZIP Code 49326 - Gowen Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameGowen
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Secondary County: Montcalm
Area Code616
Current Population:3752
Racial Majority:White 90.31%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$56527
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57470
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time38.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range843 - 896 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.25254300, -85.32021900

Map of ZIP Code 49326 Border

Zip Code 49326 Description

Zip Code 49326 is located in the state of Michigan in the Grand Rapids metro area. Zip code 49326 is primarily located in Kent County. Portions of 49326 are also located in Montcalm County. The official US Postal Service name for 49326 is GOWEN, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49326 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 49326 is 616. 49326 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49326 is 3.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49326 increased to 3752 from 3445 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49326 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49326 public schools is . % of students in 49326 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3626 90.31% 3540 +2%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1% 30 -87%
 Hispanic 289 7.2% 110 +163%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 10 0.25% 7 +43%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 54 2.14% 54 +59%

Zip Code 49326 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 49326 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population37523445
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households1414
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56527
Income Under $50K Per Year42.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year46.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
49326 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 3Justin AmashIndependent
Michigan District 4John MoolenaarRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$119395
Average Real Estate Sale Price$86222
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50af - Cadillac Hummocky Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 49326 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152334445358564838291936
Avg Max Temp (°F)29334357707983807260463357
Avg Precip (In.)1.911.492.343.063.373.372.874.173.772.923.082.4634.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
CBSA Type49326
CBSA Population790673
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours