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49431 Zip Code (Ludington, MI) Detailed Profile




City: Ludington, MI (3.00%)
County: Mason County, MI
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 17,462
Zip code population in 2010: 16,875
Zip code population in 2000: 16,507

Houses and condos: 10,100
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,116
% of renters here:

28%
State:

28%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 49431: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 103.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 19.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 168 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 49431
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.3% ($2,221)
Michigan:

1.4% ($2,455)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,343 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,052 (1.2%)

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Males: 8,429  (48.3%)
Females: 9,032  (51.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 49431:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 49431:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

Zip code 49431 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 49431 (2019)
    • 15,47991.7%White
    • 8024.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2341.4%Two or more races
    • 1460.9%American Indian
    • 1080.6%Black
    • 990.6%Asian
    • 70.04%Some other race
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Urban population: 10,322
Rural population: 7,139

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $168,737
49431:

$168,737
Michigan:

$169,600



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 105 registered sex offenders living in 49431 zip code as of November 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 49431 is 166 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

47.3 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 49431, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $49,239 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$49,239
State:

$55,609

Salary/wage: $37,515 (reported on 78.0% of returns)
Here:

$37,515
State:

$46,782
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 66.5% for AGIs below $25k, 70.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 65.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 32.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,139 (reported on 38.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,139
Michigan:

$1,491
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,608 (reported on 22.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,608
State:

$6,225
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$8,960 (reported on 17.1% of returns)
Here:

+$8,960
State:

+$9,326
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,607 (reported on 14.3% of returns)
Here:

+$9,607
State:

+$11,523
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $16,056 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
49431:

$16,056
Michigan:

$15,298
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $25k, 3.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $17,067 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
49431:

$17,067
Michigan:

$20,834

Total itemized deductions: $20,831 (18% of AGI, reported on 23.5% of returns)
Here:

$20,831
State:

$21,628

Here:

18.2% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.6% for AGIs below $25k, 8.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,603 (reported on 19.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,603
State:

$4,225
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,448 (reported on 23.4% of returns)
49431:

$7,448
State:

$8,327
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,119 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,119
State:

$2,306
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 57.5%
Here:

57%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 51.4% for AGIs below $25k, 59.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 62.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 64.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 81.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 49431, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $37,305 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,305
State:

$48,204

Salary/wage: $31,679 (reported on 80.4% of returns)
Here:

$31,679
State:

$42,791
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 94.7% for AGIs below $10k, 66.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 75.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 71.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,589 (reported on 48.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,589
Michigan:

$1,725
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,291 (reported on 26.8% of returns)
Here:

$3,291
State:

$3,420
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,633 (reported on 20.4% of returns)
Here:

+$6,633
State:

+$8,532
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,863 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

+$8,863
State:

+$9,547
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,879 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
49431:

$2,879
Michigan:

$2,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $9,676 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$9,676
Michigan:

$13,826

Total itemized deductions: $17,035 (22% of AGI, reported on 25.1% of returns)
Here:

$17,035
State:

$18,509

Here:

21.8% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.2% for AGIs below $10k, 10.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,261 (4% of AGI, reported on 21.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,261
State:

$3,365

Here:

3.9% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,674 (reported on 69.2% of returns)
49431:

$5,674
State:

$7,691
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,653 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,653
State:

$1,737

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.0%
Here:

58%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 50.2% for AGIs below $10k, 59.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 57.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 62.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 63.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$55,033
Michigan:

$59,584
Ludington, MI (49431) map Nearest zip codes: 49454, 49411, 49449, 49405, 49634, 49626.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

37.8%
Michigan:

44.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.5%
Michigan:

46.0%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 840
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,838


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 136 (47 now married, 87 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,303 (1,487 now married, 1,812 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 49431 with a mortgage: 3,065 (42 second mortgage, 264 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,516

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,123
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $467

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

12.5%
Whole state:

13.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

7.6%
Whole state:

7.4%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 49431: Star Port Marina (A), Ludington Yacht Club (B), Thompson Marina (C), Ludington Outboard Club (D), North Pierhead Light (E), Tamarac Sport Fishing Dock (F), Ray Auto Marina (G), Lincoln Hills Golf Course (H), Kistlers Corner (I), Ludington Hydroelectric Plant (J), Kistlers Corners (K), Lakeside Links Golf Course (L), Ludington Rest Area (M), Kibby Creek Travel Park (N), Ludington Station (O), Ludington Winter Sports Area (P), Vacation Station RV Park (Q), Mason County Campground (R), Lakeview Campsite (S), Poncho's Pond RV Park (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 49431 include: Wesleyan Church (A), Grace Christian Church (B), Calvary Baptist Church (C), Cornerstone Baptist Church (D), Lighthouse Baptist Church (E), Peace Lutheran Church (F), Prayer and Praise Assembly of God Church (G), Emmanuel Lutheran Church (H), People's Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: North Victory Cemetery (1), Phillips Cemetery (2), South Victory Cemetery (3), Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery (4), Saint Peter's Cemetery (5), West Riverton Cemetery (6), Victory Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes: Pere Marquette Lake (A), Lincoln Lake (B), Hamlin Lake (C), Hopkins Lake (D), Nordhouse Lake (E), Middle Bayou (F), South Bayou (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Rivers and creeks: Burr Creek (A), Big Sable River (B), Swan Creek (C), Dennis Creek (D), Davis Creek (E), Pere Marquette River (F), Lincoln River (G), Mosquito Creek (H), Swanson Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 49431 include: Stearns Park (1), Buttersville Park (2), Victory Memorial Park (3), Powell Memorial Park (4), Lake Michigan Recreation Area (5), Copeyon Park (6), Waterfront Park (7), Buttersville Park (8), Father Marquette Park and Shrine (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1632014 or later
  • 912010 to 2013
  • 1,3092000 to 2009
  • 1,1541990 to 1999
  • 1,1081980 to 1989
  • 1,5491970 to 1979
  • 8071960 to 1969
  • 1,2601950 to 1959
  • 5461940 to 1949
  • 1,9681939 or earlier

Zip code 49431 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Ludington, MI (49431)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Ludington, MI (49431)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 691 bedroom
  • 9522 bedrooms
  • 2,7783 bedrooms
  • 1,3554 bedrooms
  • 4155+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ludington, MI (49431)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ludington, MI (49431)
  • 78no bedroom
  • 7071 bedroom
  • 7862 bedrooms
  • 4233 bedrooms
  • 784 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Ludington, MI (49431) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Ludington, MI (49431) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 192no vehicle
  • 1,6821 vehicle
  • 2,5862 vehicles
  • 8053 vehicles
  • 1984 vehicles
  • 785+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Ludington, MI (49431) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Ludington, MI (49431) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 403no vehicle
  • 9971 vehicle
  • 6052 vehicles
  • 1033 vehicles
  • 44 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 49431 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 49431 household income distribution in 2019
  • 339Less than $10,000
  • 498$10,000 to $14,999
  • 377$15,000 to $19,999
  • 442$20,000 to $24,999
  • 429$25,000 to $29,999
  • 375$30,000 to $34,999
  • 367$35,000 to $39,999
  • 297$40,000 to $44,999
  • 302$45,000 to $49,999
  • 742$50,000 to $59,999
  • 838$60,000 to $74,999
  • 930$75,000 to $99,999
  • 720$100,000 to $124,999
  • 300$125,000 to $149,999
  • 270$150,000 to $199,999
  • 361$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 49431

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 49431
  • 40Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 12$15,000 to $19,999
  • 14$20,000 to $24,999
  • 20$25,000 to $29,999
  • 47$30,000 to $34,999
  • 24$35,000 to $39,999
  • 114$40,000 to $49,999
  • 110$50,000 to $59,999
  • 165$60,000 to $69,999
  • 190$70,000 to $79,999
  • 288$80,000 to $89,999
  • 257$90,000 to $99,999
  • 561$100,000 to $124,999
  • 471$125,000 to $149,999
  • 700$150,000 to $174,999
  • 249$175,000 to $199,999
  • 593$200,000 to $249,999
  • 460$250,000 to $299,999
  • 393$300,000 to $399,999
  • 222$400,000 to $499,999
  • 141$500,000 to $749,999
  • 55$750,000 to $999,999
  • 74$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 31$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 18$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 49431

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 49431
  • 10Less than $100
  • 29$200 to $249
  • 82$250 to $299
  • 74$300 to $349
  • 105$350 to $399
  • 74$400 to $449
  • 95$450 to $499
  • 179$500 to $549
  • 75$550 to $599
  • 126$600 to $649
  • 238$650 to $699
  • 117$700 to $749
  • 128$750 to $799
  • 184$800 to $899
  • 90$900 to $999
  • 132$1,000 to $1,249
  • 17$1,250 to $1,499
  • 70$1,500 to $1,999
  • 26$2,000 to $2,499
  • 156No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $718.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $223,102.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $168,149
  • Black or African American householders: $259,369
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $50,895
  • Asian householders: $220,219
  • Some other race householders: $141,331
  • Two or more races householders: $103,552
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $107,662

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $168,737
49431:

$168,737
Michigan:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $107,860 - $255,457

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $215,613
Here:

$215,613
State:

$219,912

Townhouses or other attached units: $395,756
Here:

$395,756
State:

$199,940

In 2-unit structures: $79,772
Here:

$79,772
State:

$142,994

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $198,982
Here:

$198,982
State:

$151,948

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $456,363
Here:

$456,363
State:

$170,137

Mobile homes: $88,511
Here:

$88,511
State:

$56,186

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $79,291
Here:

$79,291
State:

$59,482
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 49431
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,069
  • One, attached: 322
  • Two: 309
  • 3 or 4: 361
  • 5 to 9: 366
  • 10 to 19: 163
  • 20 to 49: 268
  • 50 or more: 328
  • Mobile homes: 871
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Unemployment: 3.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 49431

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 49431
  • 80.1%6,325Drove a car alone
  • 12.8%1,012Carpooled
  • 0.0%2Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.5%36Taxi
  • 0.1%4Motorcycle
  • 3.0%236Walked
  • 0.8%64Other means
  • 2.4%191Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 49431

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 49431
  • 675Less than 5 minutes
  • 2,5125 to 9 minutes
  • 1,96410 to 14 minutes
  • 1,08015 to 19 minutes
  • 39920 to 24 minutes
  • 15125 to 29 minutes
  • 25630 to 34 minutes
  • 4935 to 39 minutes
  • 9340 to 44 minutes
  • 29445 to 59 minutes
  • 11560 to 89 minutes
  • 8590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 88.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,462
  • Male householders: 3,923 (1,074 living alone), Female householders: 3,758 (1,450 living alone)
  • 3,692 spouses (3,680 opposite-sex spouses), 582 unmarried partners, (582 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,000 children (3,632 natural, 198 adopted, 175 stepchildren), 283 grandchildren, 133 brothers or sisters, 82 parents, 19 foster children, 265 other relatives, 445 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 292 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,601 2-persons, 834 3-persons, 742 4-persons, 301 5-persons, 37 6-persons, 140 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,525 1-person, 473 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 2 5-persons

2,016 married couples with children.
905 single-parent households (185 men, 720 women).

97.1% of residents of 49431 zip code speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% very well, 5% well, 6% not well, 8% not at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% very well, 19% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (25% very well, 75% well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 455 (2.6%)
(63.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.6%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 19%Honduras
  • 11%France
  • 10%Taiwan
  • 4%Armenia
  • 4%Belgium
  • 4%Greece
  • 4%Hong Kong
Most common first ancestries reported in 49431
  • 18%German
  • 11%American
  • 6%Irish
  • 6%Polish
  • 6%English
  • 4%Dutch
  • 3%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 742010 or later
  • 842000 to 2009
  • 1481990 to 1999
  • 290Before 1990

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY (1600 S. MADISON ST. in LUDINGTON, MI)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    OIL CONTROL (Facility Response Plan for oil discharge)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1995-0339, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER BASIC INORGANIC CHEMICAL MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: DOW CHEM-LUDINGTON, DOW CHEMICAL LUDINGTON PLANT, DOW CHEMICAL USA, DOW NORTH AMERICA
  • GREAT LAKES CASTINGS CORPORATION (800 N. WASHINGTON AVE. in LUDINGTON, MI)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1992-0007, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: GRAY AND DUCTILE IRON FOUNDRIES
    Business NAICS classification: IRON FOUNDRIES.; STEEL FOUNDRIES (EXCEPT INVESTMENT).
    Alternative names: GREAT LAKES CASTING CORP
  • METALWORKS INCORPORATED (902 4TH STREET in LUDINGTON, MI)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    AIR MAJOR ("Best Available" air pollution technologies tracking)
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: OFFICE FURNITURE, EXCEPT WOOD; FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS
    Business NAICS classification: OFFICE FURNITURE (EXCEPT WOOD) MANUFACTURING.
    Alternative names: METALWORKS, INC.
  • FOSTER SCHOOL (505 E. FOSTER STREET in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-01275
    Organizations: LUDINGTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (721 E. ANDERSON STREET in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-01301
    Organizations: LUDINGTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • DUNES EDUCATIONAL CENTER (111 N. DENNIS ROAD in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-08546
    Organizations: MASON COUNTY CENTRAL SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • AMERASTAR INCORPORATED (502 SOUTH JAMES ST in LUDINGTON, MI)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS
    Organizations: STACK ON PRODUCTS CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • GENUINE PARTS CO OF MICH DIV (227 W LUDINGTON AVE in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: KENNETH L. MCCARTHY, MGR. (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DAVID WARD (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: NAPA OF LUDINGTON
  • FAIRVIEW ORCHARDS (PERE MARQUETTE HWY & CONRAD RD in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: APPLE ORCHARDS.
    Organizations: DANIEL ROBOTHAM (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • FIVECO LLC (409 WEST LUDINGTON AVE in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • FLORACRAFT CORPORATION (1 LONGFELLOW PLACE in LUDINGTON, MI)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: PLASTICS FOAM PRODUCTS
  • DR STEPHEN W PETERSON DDS MS (701 N WASHINGTON STREET in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • DUSTYS AUTO BODY & DETAIL (125 WATER ST in LUDINGTON, MI)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: RICHARD G. DUST (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 49431 marital status for males
Zip code 49431 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 68.2%Utility gas
  • 14.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.5%Electricity
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 13,169. Population change in the 1990s: +3,338 (+25.3%).

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

  • This state: 13,988
  • Northeast: 271
  • Midwest: 1,542
  • South: 617
  • West: 372

58% of the 49431 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Michigan.

89% of the 49431 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Ludington, MI (49431)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

7.9%
Michigan:

10.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 72
Here:

9.8%
Michigan:

9.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 62
Here:

11.1%
Michigan:

14.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 75,062Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 57,836Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 57,273Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 54,396Business and financial operations occupations
  • 52,285Management occupations
  • 51,689Legal occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • MERDEL GAME MANUFACTURING CO I (218 E DOWLAND ST in LUDINGTON, MI; small business) : $17,770 in 3 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    $10,229 with Army for Games, Toys and Wheeled Goods. Signed on 2003-07-22. Completion date: 2003-08-06.
    $4,075 with Army for Food Cooking, Baking, and Serving Equipment. Signed on 2003-09-30. Completion date: 2003-12-01.
    $3,466 with Air Force for Recreational and Gymnastic Equipment. Signed on 2006-03-02. Completion date: 2006-03-13.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (500-999 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 7, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 6, 1-4: 5)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 6, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 3)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 1, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 17, 1-4: 14)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1, 1-4: 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:

  • 220 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 84 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 59 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 68 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 32 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in military barracks, etc.

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 72. The highest number of fires - 100 took place in 2005, and the least - 34 in 2015. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 49431 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (55.4%), and Outside Fires (26.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 49431
    • 68155.4%Structure Fires
    • 33026.8%Outside Fires
    • 16813.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 514.1%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 49431, Michigan

Most common first names in zip code 49431 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14577.1 years
Mary11879.8 years
William11178.5 years
Robert10673.5 years
George8476.8 years
Charles8377.2 years
James7771.9 years
Helen7579.8 years
Edward6976.5 years
Dorothy6878.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 49431 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10977.2 years
Anderson6879.3 years
Hansen5680.8 years
Peterson5579.8 years
Smith5477.2 years
Olson3977.2 years
Miller3681.4 years
Nelson3679.0 years
Larson3476.4 years
Christensen3280.6 years
Businesses in zip code 49431
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Meijer1
Burger King1New Balance2
Chevrolet1Penske1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Days Inn1Ramada1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Subway3
GameStop1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Haworth1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS6
Home Depot1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
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