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48629 Zip Code (Houghton Lake, MI) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2017: 7,652
Zip code population in 2010: 7,854
Zip code population in 2000: 7,635

Houses and condos: 7,429
Renter-occupied apartments: 800
% of renters here:

24%
State:

29%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 48629: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 80.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 95 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.1% ($1,279)
Michigan:

1.5% ($2,358)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,360 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,053 (0.9%)

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Males: 3,769  (49.3%)
Females: 3,883  (50.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 48629:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 48629:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

Zip code 48629 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 48629 (2017)
    • 7,59299.4%White
    • 901.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 851.1%Two or more races
    • 480.6%American Indian
    • 200.3%Black
    • 160.2%Asian
    • 20.03%Some other race
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 5,124
Rural population: 2,527

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $114,479
48629:

$114,479
Michigan:

$155,700



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 55 registered sex offenders living in 48629 zip code as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 48629 is 140 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

53.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 48629, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $38,564 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$38,564
State:

$55,609

Salary/wage: $28,756 (reported on 71.4% of returns)
Here:

$28,756
State:

$46,782
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 54.4% for AGIs below $25k, 51.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 53.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 57.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,361 (reported on 39.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,361
Michigan:

$1,491
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,123 (reported on 19.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,123
State:

$6,225
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,393 (reported on 15.9% of returns)
Here:

+$3,393
State:

+$9,326
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,693 (reported on 13.3% of returns)
Here:

+$8,693
State:

+$11,523
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 3.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,467 (reported on 15.9% of returns)
48629:

$11,467
Michigan:

$15,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k, 4.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,086 (23% of AGI, reported on 19.2% of returns)
Here:

$19,086
State:

$21,628

Here:

22.7% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $25k, 8.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,229 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,229
State:

$4,225
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,155 (reported on 18.9% of returns)
48629:

$6,155
State:

$8,327
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,074 (reported on 21.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,074
State:

$2,306
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 59.3%
Here:

59%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 53.4% for AGIs below $25k, 63.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 67.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 50.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 48629, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,949 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,949
State:

$48,204

Salary/wage: $24,415 (reported on 75.7% of returns)
Here:

$24,415
State:

$42,791
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 105.1% for AGIs below $10k, 55.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 56.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 46.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,657 (reported on 49.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,657
Michigan:

$1,725
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,281 (reported on 24.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,281
State:

$3,420
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,218 (reported on 19.8% of returns)
Here:

+$6,218
State:

+$8,532
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,542 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

+$4,542
State:

+$9,547
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 5.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,603 (reported on 1.8% of returns)
48629:

$2,603
Michigan:

$2,875

Self-employed pension: $3,900 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,900
Michigan:

$13,826

Total itemized deductions: $15,495 (24% of AGI, reported on 23.4% of returns)
Here:

$15,495
State:

$18,509

Here:

23.6% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.1% for AGIs below $10k, 8.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $1,781 (3% of AGI, reported on 19.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,781
State:

$3,365

Here:

2.5% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,445 (reported on 67.3% of returns)
48629:

$4,445
State:

$7,691
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,800 (reported on 20.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,800
State:

$1,737

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 66.5%
Here:

66%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 56.5% for AGIs below $10k, 68.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 68.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$37,551
Michigan:

$54,909
Houghton Lake, MI (48629) map Nearest zip codes: 48630, 49667, 48627, 48651, 49632, 48653.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

37.5%
Michigan:

46.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.4%
Michigan:

6.6%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 726
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,629


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 91 (45 now married, 44 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,214 (459 now married, 756 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 48629 with a mortgage: 1,496 (11 second mortgage, 159 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,094

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $924
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $347

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

19.3%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

13.1%
Whole state:

8.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 48629: Houghton Lake State Forest Campground (A), Heights Marina (B), Poplars Resort and Campground (C), Wooded Acres Family Campground (D), Pineview Highlands Golf Course (E), Quest Golf Club (F), Houghton Lake Rest Area (G), Anderson School (H), Houghton Lake Ambulance Authority (I), Roscommon Township Hall (J), Lake Township Hall (K), Markey Township Hall (L), Lake Township Fire Department (M), Roscommon Township Fire Department (N), Markey Township Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 48629 include: Church on the Lakes Free Methodist Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Faith Community Church (C), Houghton Lake Community Church (D), Houghton Lake Baptist Church (E), Houghton Lake Church of Christ (F), Houghton Lake Wesleyan Church (G), Saint James Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Roscommon Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Barney Lake (A), Wraco Lodge Lake (B), Houghton Lake Flats Flooding (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Haymarsh Creek (A), Dead Stream (B), Deer Farm Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 48629 include: Houghton Lake Wildlife Research Area (1), Houghton Lake Park (2), Markey Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 772014 or later
  • 802010 to 2013
  • 6002000 to 2009
  • 1,2361990 to 1999
  • 8481980 to 1989
  • 1,4571970 to 1979
  • 1,2811960 to 1969
  • 1,0041950 to 1959
  • 4271940 to 1949
  • 3341939 or earlier

Zip code 48629 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Houghton Lake, MI (48629)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Houghton Lake, MI (48629)
  • 5no bedroom
  • 771 bedroom
  • 7272 bedrooms
  • 1,3023 bedrooms
  • 3194 bedrooms
  • 1415+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Houghton Lake, MI (48629)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Houghton Lake, MI (48629)
  • 40no bedroom
  • 1621 bedroom
  • 3092 bedrooms
  • 2313 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Houghton Lake, MI (48629) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Houghton Lake, MI (48629) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 118no vehicle
  • 1,0781 vehicle
  • 9242 vehicles
  • 3513 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Houghton Lake, MI (48629) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Houghton Lake, MI (48629) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 126no vehicle
  • 4711 vehicle
  • 1692 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 48629 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 48629 household income distribution in 2017
  • 305Less than $10,000
  • 348$10,000 to $14,999
  • 204$15,000 to $19,999
  • 294$20,000 to $24,999
  • 234$25,000 to $29,999
  • 201$30,000 to $34,999
  • 174$35,000 to $39,999
  • 175$40,000 to $44,999
  • 215$45,000 to $49,999
  • 357$50,000 to $59,999
  • 297$60,000 to $74,999
  • 253$75,000 to $99,999
  • 106$100,000 to $124,999
  • 61$125,000 to $149,999
  • 31$150,000 to $199,999
  • 40$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 48629

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 48629
  • 25Less than $10,000
  • 36$10,000 to $14,999
  • 35$15,000 to $19,999
  • 42$20,000 to $24,999
  • 75$25,000 to $29,999
  • 79$30,000 to $34,999
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 133$40,000 to $49,999
  • 127$50,000 to $59,999
  • 152$60,000 to $69,999
  • 143$70,000 to $79,999
  • 164$80,000 to $89,999
  • 62$90,000 to $99,999
  • 271$100,000 to $124,999
  • 197$125,000 to $149,999
  • 193$150,000 to $174,999
  • 96$175,000 to $199,999
  • 134$200,000 to $249,999
  • 164$250,000 to $299,999
  • 181$300,000 to $399,999
  • 24$400,000 to $499,999
  • 11$500,000 to $749,999
  • 7$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 48629

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 48629
  • 7$100 to $149
  • 28$150 to $199
  • 26$200 to $249
  • 17$250 to $299
  • 46$300 to $349
  • 55$350 to $399
  • 68$400 to $449
  • 80$450 to $499
  • 123$500 to $549
  • 39$550 to $599
  • 50$600 to $649
  • 37$650 to $699
  • 26$700 to $749
  • 14$750 to $799
  • 14$800 to $899
  • 22$1,000 to $1,249
  • 16$1,500 to $1,999
  • 23$2,000 to $2,499
  • 45No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $662.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $171,948.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $122,120
  • Black or African American householders: $220,434
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $124,912
  • Some other race householders: $330,651
  • Two or more races householders: $57,019
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $116,683

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $114,479
48629:

$114,479
Michigan:

$155,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,082 - $184,466

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $163,103
Here:

$163,103
State:

$200,684

Townhouses or other attached units: $193,560
Here:

$193,560
State:

$176,879

In 2-unit structures: $115,286
Here:

$115,286
State:

$141,485

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $208,947
Here:

$208,947
State:

$149,303

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $134,045
Here:

$134,045
State:

$150,425

Mobile homes: $41,725
Here:

$41,725
State:

$52,615
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 48629
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,398
  • One, attached: 56
  • Two: 49
  • 3 or 4: 80
  • 5 to 9: 44
  • 10 to 19: 47
  • 20 to 49: 77
  • 50 or more: 15
  • Mobile homes: 645

Unemployment: 10.2%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 48629

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 48629
  • 74.0%1,909Drove a car alone
  • 14.7%379Carpooled
  • 0.4%11Bus or trolley bus
  • 1.1%28Bicycle
  • 3.9%100Walked
  • 1.0%26Other means
  • 4.5%117Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 48629

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 48629
  • 197Less than 5 minutes
  • 6125 to 9 minutes
  • 39110 to 14 minutes
  • 35415 to 19 minutes
  • 21620 to 24 minutes
  • 9225 to 29 minutes
  • 26630 to 34 minutes
  • 3135 to 39 minutes
  • 5040 to 44 minutes
  • 7345 to 59 minutes
  • 8360 to 89 minutes
  • 9190 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 77.2%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,560
  • In family households: 6,078 (1,101 male householders, 1,044 female householders)
    1,581 spouses, 1,852 children (1,627 natural, 79 adopted, 147 stepchildren), 159 grandchildren, 76 brothers or sisters, 23 parents, 42 other relatives, 153 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,484 (528 male householders (449 living alone)), 713 female householders (595 living alone)), 240 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 93 (53 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,375 2-persons, 433 3-persons, 149 4-persons, 148 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 39 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,045 1-person, 188 2-persons, 8 3-persons

758 married couples with children.
504 single-parent households (142 men, 362 women).

99.4% of residents of 48629 zip code speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (42% very well, 50% not well, 8% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 89 (1.2%)
(33.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.2%
Whole state:

7.1%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 21%Belgium
  • 6%Japan
  • 3%Spain
  • 2%France
  • 1%England
Most common first ancestries reported in 48629
  • 21%German
  • 13%American
  • 10%Polish
  • 7%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 5%Finnish
  • 4%Italian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 202000 to 2009
  • 81990 to 1999
  • 85Before 1990

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CHABERS ANTHONY (602 FEDERAL AVE in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1992-0231, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-05-1994-0094,
  • AMOCO OIL CO (9391 W LAKE RD in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: AMOCO OIL COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: AMOCO OIL CO 6896
  • MI CONSULTING & ENVIRONMENTAL (9580 W LAKE CITY RD in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
    Organizations: MICHIGAN CONSULTING & ENVIRON. (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • MI DEPT/NATURAL RESOURCES (920 FEDERAL AVE in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: MICH DEPT NATURAL RESOURCES (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: FULLER OIL BULK PLANT
  • MI DEPT/STATE POLICE (9011 W LAKE CITY RD in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Alternative names: MI STATE POLICE HOUGHTON LAKE
  • MI DEPT/TRANSPORTATION BRIDGE (US-27 OVER MUSKEGON RIVER in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: MICH DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: MIDOT BRIDGE US-27 OVER MUSKEGON RIVER
  • MI DEPT/TRANSPORTATION BRIDGE (US-27 UNDER M-55 in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: MICH DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: MIDOT BRIDGE US-27 UNDER M-55

Zip code 48629 marital status for males
Zip code 48629 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 70.4%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.6%Wood
  • 5.7%Electricity
  • 0.9%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 5,625. Population change in the 1990s: +2,010 (+35.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,567
  • Northeast: 113
  • Midwest: 422
  • South: 170
  • West: 227

59% of the 48629 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Michigan.

86% of the 48629 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 8% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Houghton Lake, MI (48629)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 29
Here:

5.2%
Michigan:

10.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

2.8%
Michigan:

8.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 33
Here:

14.8%
Michigan:

15.3%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 83,210Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 75,574Community and social service occupations
  • 66,496Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 54,401Education, training, and library occupations
  • 51,009Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 44,111Production occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • COYLES INC (9047 W HOUGHTON LAKE DR in HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; small business) : $68,572 in 4 contracts in 2002
    $24,000 with Army for Meat, Poultry, and Fish. Signed on 2002-03-11. Completion date: 2002-03-19.
    $22,000 with Army for Food Services. Signed on 2002-02-26. Completion date: 2002-03-01.
    $20,000 with Army for Meat, Poultry, and Fish. Signed on 2002-03-12. Completion date: 2002-03-19.
    $2,572 with Army for Food Services. Signed on 2002-05-09. Completion date: 2002-05-12.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 4 establishments, 20-49 employees: 3 establishments, 10-19 employees: 5 establishments, 5-9 employees: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 10-19: 5, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (20-49: 1, 10-19: 3)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Professional Employer Organizations (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (50-99: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 58 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in other group homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 48629 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7468.9 years
Robert7072.3 years
William6276.3 years
Mary4476.0 years
George4177.4 years
Charles3874.6 years
Joseph3472.1 years
Donald3474.8 years
Margaret3476.8 years
Richard3371.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 48629 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4274.5 years
Miller2078.1 years
White1573.5 years
Davis1570.5 years
Johnson1480.6 years
Anderson1375.7 years
Brown1173.9 years
Williams1181.9 years
Thomas974.3 years
West873.1 years
Businesses in zip code 48629
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Chevrolet1McDonald's2
Comfort Inn1Nike1
Comfort Suites1RadioShack1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Sears1
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Home Depot1True Value1
KFC1UPS1
Kmart1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1
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