Zip Code 49503 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrand Rapids
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code616
Alternate Zip Code NamesWYOMING
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGR
Current Population:35940
Racial Majority:White 56.22%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 43.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$37475
Average Adjusted Gross Income$114740
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range659 - 764 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.96358900, -85.65657400

Zip Code 49503 Description

Zip Code 49503 is located in the state of Michigan in the Grand Rapids metro area. Zip code 49503 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 49503 is GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49503 are contained within or border the city limits of Grand Rapids, MI, Wyoming, MI, . The area code for zip code 49503 is 616. 49503 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49503 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49503 increased to 35940 from 33909 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49503 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49503 public schools is Hispanic. 82% of students in 49503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19750 56.22% 19850 -1%
 Black Or African American 6409 18.24% 6376 +1%
 Hispanic 7648 21.77% 7926 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 0.41% 175 -18%
 Asian 315 0.9% 467 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 69 0.13% 69 -33%
 Two Or More Races 1069 2.32% 1069 -24%

Zip Code 49503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 12.1%
 Black Or African American 38%
 Hispanic 43.7%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 5.3%

Zip Code 49503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3594033909
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households14677
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37475
Income Under $50K Per Year65.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
49503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 3Justin AmashIndependent
Michigan District 2Bill HuizengaRepublican
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49503 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
75David LaGrandDemocrat
76Rachel HoodDemocrat
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49503 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
29Winnie BrinksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$108055
Average Real Estate Sale Price$66961
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 56g - Lansing Loamy Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 49503 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172535465559585040312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324355687781797159453456
Avg Precip (In.)2.161.572.523.333.313.563.253.934.032.893.262.6936.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
CBSA Type49503
CBSA Population790673
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours