ZIP Code 49506 - Grand Rapids Michigan

ZIP Code 49506 is located in Grand Rapids Michigan. Portions of 49506 are also in East Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Charter Township. 49506 is entirely within Kent County. Regionally, it is located in the Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Area.

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ZIP Code 49506 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameGrand Rapids
Primary CountyKent County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)33,877
Area Code(s)616
Current Time

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49506 Demographics

49506 can be classified socioeconomically as 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 49506 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 49506 is White. The current unemployment level in 49506 is 4.7%.

Population Growth Rate-0.99%
Population Density4,120 People per Square Mile
Total Households11,760
Percentage High Income Households9.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$96,348
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$125,890
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)4.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 81.94%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 62.73%

49506 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1420.44%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander130.04%

49506 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American50.14%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

49506 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College9595.09%
Bachelor Degree6,88536.54%
High School Diploma2,11611.23%
No High School Diploma840.45%
GED or Alternate5062.69%
1 or More Years of College2,40912.79%
Associates Degree1,4467.68%
Masters Degree3,00415.94%
Professional Degree1,0575.61%
Doctorate Degree3741.99%

49506 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 49506
RegionGrand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaGrand Rapids-Kentwood, MI
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Detroit
Area8 Square Miles

49506 Politics

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49506 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion56g - Lansing Loamy Plain

49506 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15172536465560585040312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324356687781797159453456
Avg Precip (In.)2.161.572.533.353.313.583.293.914.072.883.262.6936.59

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