ZIP Code 49508 - Grand Rapids Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameGrand Rapids
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code616
Alternate Zip Code NamesKENTWOOD
WYOMING
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCUTLERVILLE
GR
Current Population:39148
Racial Majority:White 60.02%
Public School Racial Majority:White 35.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.0%
Median Household Income$60143
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range719 - 748 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.87335400, -85.62628800

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Zip Code 49508 Description

Zip Code 49508 is located in the state of Michigan in the Grand Rapids metro area. Zip code 49508 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 49508 is GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49508 are contained within or border the city limits of Kentwood, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, Cutlerville, MI, and Wyoming, MI. The area code for zip code 49508 is 616. 49508 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49508 is 3.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49508 decreased to 39148 from 40065 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49508 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49508 public schools is White. 67% of students in 49508 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24841 60.02% 24113 +3%
 Black Or African American 8939 21.6% 8337 +7%
 Hispanic 2930 7.08% 2996 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 234 0.57% 108 +117%
 Asian 2692 6.5% 2295 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.02% 11 -18%
 Other Race 71 0.52% 71 +206%
 Two Or More Races 1217 3.69% 1217 +25%

Zip Code 49508 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.8%
 Black Or African American 35%
 Hispanic 12.7%
 Asian 10.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 49508 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3914840065
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households15031
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$60143
Income Under $50K Per Year41.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.00%
49508 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 3Justin AmashIndependent
Michigan District 2Bill HuizengaRepublican
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49508 Michigan State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
72Steve JohnsonRepublican
76Rachel HoodDemocrat
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49508 Michigan State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
26Aric NesbittRepublican
29Winnie BrinksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$115240
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89301
Current Unemployment Level 3.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 49508 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172636465560585040312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324356697882797159453457
Avg Precip (In.)2.131.572.553.393.333.633.373.874.132.863.292.736.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
CBSA Type49508
CBSA Population790673
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Alger Heights
Millbrook