Zip Code 49505 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrand Rapids
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code616
Current Population:31216
Racial Majority:White 73.74%
Public School Racial Majority:White 41.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$49758
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51310
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range682 - 764 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.99888300, -85.63797400

Zip Code 49505 Description

Zip Code 49505 is located in the state of Michigan in the Grand Rapids metro area. Zip code 49505 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 49505 is GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49505 are contained within or border the city limits of Grand Rapids, MI, Walker, MI, . The area code for zip code 49505 is 616. 49505 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49505 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49505 decreased to 31216 from 31967 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49505 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49505 public schools is White. 66.3% of students in 49505 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23144 73.74% 23490 -1%
 Black Or African American 4555 14.51% 4176 +9%
 Hispanic 1877 5.98% 1860 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.12% 137 -72%
 Asian 839 2.67% 626 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 42 0% 42 -100%
 Two Or More Races 874 2.98% 874 +7%

Zip Code 49505 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41.1%
 Black Or African American 29.4%
 Hispanic 18.4%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 7.7%

Zip Code 49505 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3121631967
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households12898
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$49758
Income Under $50K Per Year50.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
49505 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 3Justin AmashIndependent
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49505 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
73Lynn AfendoulisRepublican
75David LaGrandDemocrat
76Rachel HoodDemocrat
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49505 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
29Winnie BrinksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$104969
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80252
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
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 56g - Lansing Loamy Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 49505 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172535465559585039312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324356687781797159453456
Avg Precip (In.)2.181.572.523.313.323.543.213.974.012.93.242.6836.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
CBSA Type49505
CBSA Population790673
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours