Data Profile of ZIP Code 48207

Insights on Detroit, MI (ZIP Code 48207)

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Demographics Data and In-depth Information About 48207

The 48207 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Detroit in Michigan in Wayne County in the United States. The current population estimate is 20,809. The 48207 ZIP Code has a median age of 43.3 years, and 25.9% of residents are aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this ZIP sits at $30,908, and approximately 27% of the population lives below the poverty line. It is estimated that about 34.7% of residents in this Michigan region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $27,356.

Population in 48207

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 48207 is 20,809.

Detroit, MI

The 48207 ZIP Code is associated with Detroit, MI in Wayne County.

Area Codes associated with 48207

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 48207 include 313.

Sunrise / Sunset in 48207

Sunrise: 6:06 am
Sunset: 8:50 pm
Sunrise in 48207 6:06 am
Sunrise in 48207 8:50 pm

Weather forecast for 48207

Today's forecast for 48207: Patchy fog before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

Current air quality in 48207

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 48207 Fair

Internet in 48207

An estimated 81.3% of households in ZIP Code 48207 have a computer, while about 68.0% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 48207

In ZIP Code 48207, males make up an estimated 43.6% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 56.4%.

Health Insurance in 48207

Approximately 10.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 48207 (Detroit, MI) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 48207

The median household income in ZIP Code 48207 is $30,908, while the region's mean household income is $47,115. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $27,356. The per capita income in ZIP Code 48207 of $27,356 is approximately 13.74% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,713. An estimated 26.8% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately182.11% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 18.5% of the population in 48207 earn less than $10,000 per year, while an estimated 14.2% earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, and 1.9% of 48207 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 48207

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 18.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 9.7%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 14.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 13.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 13.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 7.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 7.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.9%
$200,000 or more per year 2.2%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 48207

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 48207, 98.0% is one race, while 2.0% are two or more races. Approximately 0.8% of 48207 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 48207 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is Black or African American (78.9%), followed by White (19.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 48207

Industry Percent
White 19.4%
Black or African American 78.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.1%
Asian 2.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 48207

Residents of ZIP Code 48207 are older than average. The median age of 43.3 years in ZIP Code 48207 is approximately 13.65% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 83.9% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 25.9% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 17.9% of the population in 48207 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 12.2% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.6% of 48207 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 48207

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.5%
5 to 9 years 4.3%
10 to 14 years 3.8%
15 to 19 years 3.6%
20 to 24 years 6.5%
25 to 34 years 17.9%
35 to 44 years 9.9%
45 to 54 years 11.5%
55 to 59 years 7.6%
60 to 64 years 8.2%
65 to 74 years 12.2%
75 to 84 years 6.4%
85 years and over 2.6%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 48207

In ZIP Code 48207, 94.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 3.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.5% of homes. Lastly, 0.7% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Wayne County region.

Language Spoken in 48207

Language Spoken Percent
English only 94.7%
Spanish 1.1%
Other Indo-European languages 3.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.5%
Other languages 0.7%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 48207

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 48207, an estimated 23.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 21.8% of homes in the region were built between 1960 and 1969, while an estimated 0.4% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Wayne County region.

Age of Housing in 48207

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 2.1%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 4.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 6.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 10.4%
Built between 1970 and 1979 14.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 21.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 12.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4.3%
Built in 1939 or earlier 23.6%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Education levels in ZIP Code 48207

In ZIP Code 48207, 87.1% of the population graduated high school, while 34.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.7% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 16.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 23.3% in this Wayne County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 48207

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 2.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10.2%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 23.3%
Some college, no degree 23.1%
Associate's degree 6.0%
Bachelor's degree 18.5%
Graduate or professional degree 16.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 48207

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 48207 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 48.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 48207 is high cholesterol, as approximately 35.9% of adults 18 and older in this Wayne County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 48207

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 32.1%
High blood pressure 48.8%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.6%
Current asthma 14.0%
Coronary heart disease 8.1%
Diagnosed diabetes 19.3%
High cholesterol 35.9%
Chronic kidney disease 4.9%
Stroke 6.1%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 48207

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 48207 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 89.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 87.3% of those 18 and above in 48207 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 48207 include obesity (43.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (43.5% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 48207

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 89.6%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 81.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 83.0%
Cholesterol screening 87.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 56.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 48207

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 11.9%
Current smoking 23.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 34.3%
Obesity 43.8%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 43.5%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 48207

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 48207 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.72 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 14.56% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 28.38% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes electricity rates in 48207 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 48207

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 48207 10.72¢/kWh 8.66¢/kWh 7.62¢/kWh
Michigan 18.57¢/kWh 13.73¢/kWh 8.02¢/kWh
United States 16.1¢/kWh 12.81¢/kWh 7.81¢/kWh

Solar Power in 48207

Month ZIP Code 48207 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.19 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.04 3 6.31
Mar 4.89 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.37 5.13 7.3
May 5.52 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.86 5.72 6.95
Jul 6.15 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.9 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.71 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.49 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.13 2.33 5.99
Dec 2.44 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes solar power levels in 48207 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 48207

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 48207, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 48207 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Wayne County region was improper use of a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 48207

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 239
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 145
Credit card or prepaid card 26
Debt collection 19
Checking or savings account 13
Other 23
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 48207

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Improper use of your report 144
Incorrect information on your report 130
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 54
Unable to get your credit report or credit score 35
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 21
Other 81
* Total 2021 - 2024 (current)

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 48207

In 48207, 51.8% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 21.6 minutes. Approximately 25.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 48207 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.6% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 48207 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 48207. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 48207

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 1.1%
Manufacturing 9.5%
Wholesale trade 1.2%
Retail trade 6.7%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.5%
Information 2.4%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 9.9%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 14.6%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 12.4%
Other services, except public administration 5.2%
Public administration 7.7%

Notes

  • [5] All electricity rates and electricity usage data referenced here originate from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and/or the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Estimates utilize regional U.S. Census Bureau data along with regional NREL and/or EIA data.
  • [6] All consumer financial product complaint data referenced here originate from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.