ZIP Code 49642 - Idlewild Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameIdlewild
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code231
Current Population:842
Racial Majority:White 62.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$35071
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26510
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range843 - 997 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.89492400, -85.76241100

Map of ZIP Code 49642 Border

Zip Code 49642 Description

Zip Code 49642 is located in the state of Michigan in the Traverse City metro area. Zip code 49642 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 49642 is IDLEWILD, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49642 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 49642 is 231. 49642 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49642 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49642 increased to 842 from 685 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49642 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49642 public schools is . % of students in 49642 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 575 62.5% 451 +27%
 Black Or African American 308 33.48% 344 -10%
 Hispanic 0 0% 8 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 31 4.02% 31 +19%

Zip Code 49642 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 49642 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population842685
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households400
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35071
Income Under $50K Per Year68.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
49642 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 2Bill HuizengaRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$40167
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81792
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
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2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50af - Cadillac Hummocky Moraines
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 49642 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10111930415054534535271733
Avg Max Temp (°F)28324255697781797058443255
Avg Precip (In.)2.231.562.242.933.352.83.983.923.112.992.2734.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours