ZIP Code 49512 - Grand Rapids Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameGrand Rapids
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code616
Alternate Zip Code NamesKENTWOOD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGR
Current Population:15448
Racial Majority:White 61.36%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$51605
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59030
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range725 - 781 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.88194600, -85.54655000

Zip Code 49512 Profile

ZIP Code 49512 is located in the state of Michigan in the Grand Rapids metro area. ZIP code 49512 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 49512 is GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan. Portions of ZIP code 49512 are contained within or border the city limits of Kentwood, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, and Forest Hills, MI. The area code for ZIP code 49512 is 616. 49512 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49512 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49512 increased to 15448 from 11195 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49512 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49512 public schools is White. 56.5% of students in 49512 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10021 61.36% 10081 -1%
 Black Or African American 3159 19.34% 2412 +31%
 Hispanic 1122 6.87% 1234 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.21% 50 -30%
 Asian 1560 9.55% 1176 +33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 40 0% 40 -100%
 Two Or More Races 452 2.66% 452 -4%

Zip Code 49512 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.1%
 Black Or African American 27.1%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 13.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.5%

Zip Code 49512 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1544811195
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6830
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51605
Income Under $50K Per Year48.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.10%
49512 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 3Justin AmashIndependent
Michigan District 2Bill HuizengaRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$146284
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123219
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
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 49512 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15172636465560595040312138
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324356697882807159453457
Avg Precip (In.)2.091.562.563.43.333.653.423.844.172.843.32.6936.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
CBSA Type49512
CBSA Population790673
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours