ZIP Code 49461 - Whitehall Michigan

ZIP Code 49461 is located in Whitehall Michigan. Portions of 49461 are also in Montague and Fruitland Township and Whitehall Township and Blue Lake Township (Muskegon County) and Montague Township and White River Township. 49461 is entirely within Muskegon County. Regionally, it is located in the Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Area.

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ZIP Code 49461 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWhitehall
Primary CountyMuskegon County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)9,362
Area Code(s)231
Current Time

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49461 Demographics

49461 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Michigan based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 49461 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 49461 is White. The current unemployment level in 49461 is 5.3%.

Population Growth Rate1.45%
Population Density194 People per Square Mile
Total Households3,464
Percentage High Income Households1.4%
Median Household Income (2021)$69,366
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$470,460
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)5.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 91.16%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 87.20%

49461 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American520.56%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

49461 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American170.89%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander40.21%

49461 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College64710.95%
Bachelor Degree1,11818.91%
High School Diploma1,56026.39%
No High School Diploma370.63%
GED or Alternate3445.82%
1 or More Years of College1,09118.46%
Associates Degree59210.02%
Masters Degree4167.04%
Professional Degree831.4%
Doctorate Degree230.39%

49461 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 49461
RegionGrand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMuskegon, MI
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Detroit
Area48 Square Miles

49461 Politics

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49461 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMay 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion56d - Michigan Lake Plain

49461 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182534435258575040322237
Avg Max Temp (°F)30324255677580787059453456
Avg Precip (In.)1.981.252.333.12.792.912.694.063.533.263.171.9933.07

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