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Area Code 248 Detailed Profile

Area Code 248 Summary
Area code 248 is assigned to Michigan
Latitude: 42.577177
Longitude: -83.320533
Population: 1,411,269
Area: 1037.44 sq. miles
Land: 995.80 sq. miles
Water: 41.64 sq. miles
Population Density: 1,417.22 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 909.3 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Code 248 Zip Codes
Cities with population over 500,000
Detroit (892,541)
   
Cities with population over 50,000
Farmington (90,457)
Pontiac (66,027)
Rochester (89,581)
Royal Oak (59,928)
Southfield (82,592)
Troy (80,966)
Waterford (73,602)
West Bloomfield (66,214)
Towns with population under 50,000
Auburn Hills (18,055)
Berkley (15,529)
Birmingham (19,239)
Bloomfield Hills (47,956)
Clarkston (42,991)
Clawson (12,906)
Commerce Township (19,018)
Davisburg (7,080)
Ferndale (25,170)
Franklin (14,360)
Hazel Park (18,854)
Highland (17,969)
Holly (19,225)
Huntington Woods (6,150)
Keego Harbor (4,407)
Lake Orion (32,855)
Leonard (4,762)
Madison Heights (31,101)
Milford (18,087)
New Hudson (5,419)
Northville (36,559)
Novi (43,560)
Oak Park (32,493)
Oakland (4,180)
Ortonville (13,138)
Oxford (20,551)
Pleasant Ridge (2,384)
Plymouth (39,517)
South Lyon (23,442)
Walled Lake (19,791)
White Lake (28,285)
Wixom (16,183)

Area Code 248 Demographics

Area Code 248 Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Male688,18548.76 %49.03 %49.04 %
Female723,08451.24 %50.97 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.95-0.960.96
Total Population1,411,269100.00 %--
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Area Code 248 Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years94,1646.67 %6.76 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years103,0077.30 %7.50 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years101,3667.18 %7.52 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years87,9686.23 %7.24 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years73,5855.21 %6.48 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years207,65414.71 %13.71 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years245,81617.42 %16.08 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years212,80015.08 %13.76 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years74,3945.27 %4.89 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years50,9193.61 %3.79 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years83,6475.93 %6.47 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years56,9114.03 %4.36 %4.38 %
85 years and over19,0381.35 %1.43 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)36.8-38.237.7
18 years and over1,055,63774.80 %73.88 %74.27 %
Male
505,65035.83 %35.63 %35.85 %
Female
549,98738.97 %38.25 %38.42 %
21 years and over1,010,76871.62 %69.57 %69.92 %
62 years and over188,35713.35 %14.46 %14.65 %
65 years and over159,59611.31 %12.27 %12.42 %
Male
64,1984.55 %5.04 %5.12 %
Female
95,3986.76 %7.22 %7.30 %
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Area Code 248 Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
One race1,385,51098.17 %98.06 %97.55 %
White
1,073,45476.06 %80.15 %75.21 %
Black or African American
242,89817.21 %14.22 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,9380.28 %0.59 %0.87 %
Asian
52,6233.73 %1.78 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
20,9131.48 %0.55 %0.59 %
Chinese
10,7220.76 %0.33 %0.85 %
Filipino
4,6200.33 %0.17 %0.65 %
Japanese
5,0080.35 %0.11 %0.28 %
Korean
5,0870.36 %0.21 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
1,5670.11 %0.14 %0.39 %
Other Asian
4,7060.33 %0.26 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
3540.03 %0.03 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
810.01 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
650.00 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
820.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
1260.01 %0.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
12,2430.87 %1.30 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)34,1692.42 %3.26 %13.70 %
Mexican
20,4121.45 %2.22 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
4,9180.35 %0.27 %2.46 %
Cuban
8470.06 %0.07 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
7,9920.57 %0.69 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino1,377,10097.58 %96.74 %86.30 %
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Area Code 248 Social Profile

Area Code 248 School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school389,055100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
29,5577.60 %6.23 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
20,0175.15 %5.37 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
166,60642.82 %44.07 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
81,55920.96 %21.47 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
91,31623.47 %22.87 %22.81 %
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Area Code 248 Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over952,464100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
29,7343.12 %4.66 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
82,7458.69 %11.93 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
215,29522.60 %31.34 %28.63 %
High school or higher
839,98588.19 %83.41 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
215,65122.64 %23.33 %21.05 %
Associate degree
63,6706.68 %6.98 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
209,47821.99 %13.70 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
345,36936.26 %21.76 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
135,89114.27 %8.07 %8.86 %
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Area Code 248 Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported1,607,023100.00 %--
Arab20,1671.25 %1.07 %0.42 %
Czech8,0120.50 %0.57 %0.59 %
Danish5,6940.35 %0.41 %0.50 %
Dutch23,5731.47 %4.43 %1.58 %
English147,1689.16 %9.10 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)58,4653.64 %4.51 %2.90 %
French Canadian25,5601.59 %1.77 %0.85 %
German246,81015.36 %18.68 %14.93 %
Greek9,6530.60 %0.41 %0.40 %
Hungarian15,2380.95 %0.90 %0.49 %
Irish165,65110.31 %9.84 %10.65 %
Italian78,1784.86 %4.15 %5.47 %
Lithuanian6,3310.39 %0.29 %0.23 %
Norwegian11,2210.70 %0.79 %1.56 %
Polish129,9228.08 %7.87 %3.12 %
Portuguese9420.06 %0.05 %0.41 %
Russian28,0901.75 %0.65 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish20,6701.29 %1.20 %1.50 %
Scottish41,2372.57 %2.07 %1.70 %
Slovak4,4870.28 %0.26 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African9,4450.59 %0.47 %0.62 %
Swedish18,6441.16 %1.48 %1.39 %
Swiss3,7680.23 %0.23 %0.32 %
Ukrainian10,7480.67 %0.43 %0.31 %
United States or American59,7013.72 %4.77 %7.18 %
Welsh9,1440.57 %0.47 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,6010.16 %0.10 %0.65 %
Other ancestries445,90327.75 %23.04 %31.89 %
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Area Code 248 Economy

Area Code 248 Employment

GroupNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over1,095,041100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
525,65848.00 %48.32 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
569,38352.00 %51.68 %51.68 %
In labor force
741,13367.68 %64.56 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
400,85854.09 %53.21 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
340,27545.91 %46.79 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
740,94467.66 %64.51 %63.10 %
Employed
709,35164.78 %60.78 %59.39 %
Unemployed
31,5932.89 %3.73 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-4.26 %5.78 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
1890.02 %0.05 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
353,90832.32 %35.44 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers605,57585.37 %83.08 %78.40 %
Government workers67,9049.57 %11.39 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business34,0354.80 %5.25 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers1,8370.26 %0.29 %0.31 %
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Area Code 248 Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations307,68843.38 %31.48 %33.60 %
Service occupations79,97411.27 %14.82 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations190,40126.84 %25.60 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations7360.10 %0.46 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations48,6386.86 %9.17 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations81,91411.55 %18.48 %14.63 %
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Area Code 248 Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,2220.17 %1.07 %1.87 %
Construction36,2155.11 %6.00 %6.80 %
Manufacturing153,71421.67 %22.55 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade26,3763.72 %3.27 %3.60 %
Retail trade81,84111.54 %11.88 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities21,8793.08 %4.14 %5.19 %
Information19,1932.71 %2.13 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing50,4557.11 %5.32 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services91,33812.88 %8.00 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services132,83318.73 %19.87 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services44,9056.33 %7.57 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)29,3884.14 %4.59 %4.88 %
Public administration19,9922.82 %3.62 %4.83 %
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Area Code 248 Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Households555,321100.00 %3,788,562106,788,273
Less than $10,000
32,4855.85 %8.29 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
21,2753.83 %5.78 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
48,6188.75 %12.38 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
52,9479.53 %12.42 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
76,13413.71 %16.48 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
111,76420.13 %20.55 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
78,56614.15 %11.42 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
78,52714.14 %8.58 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
26,5894.79 %2.09 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
28,4165.12 %2.01 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$65,494.36-$42,880.92$39,349.33
Average household size2.55-2.552.58
Average income per member of household$25,704.22-$16,821.99$15,252.86
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Area Code 248 Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over696,246100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
606,29687.08 %83.18 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
50,5757.26 %9.70 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
6,7100.96 %1.33 %4.73 %
Walked
9,3561.34 %2.24 %2.94 %
Other means
3,5710.51 %0.74 %1.20 %
Worked at home
19,7382.83 %2.81 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)27.018 minutes-25.8 minutes26.3 minutes
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Area Code 248 Housing

Area Code 248 Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units582,469100.00 %4,232,228117,282,697
Occupied housing units
554,97095.28 %89.44 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
405,78269.67 %65.99 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
149,18825.61 %23.45 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
27,4994.72 %10.56 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
4,1720.72 %5.49 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.49 %-1.91 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate5.80 %-7.81 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.69-2.612.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.12-2.332.45
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Area Code 248 Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units582,563100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
393,54667.55 %70.58 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
32,8755.64 %3.90 %5.68 %
2 units
7,8931.35 %3.46 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
17,6193.02 %2.79 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
35,7566.14 %4.02 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
25,9664.46 %3.42 %3.99 %
20 or more units
49,3838.48 %5.12 %8.59 %
Mobile home
19,4163.33 %6.55 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
1090.02 %0.18 %0.22 %
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Area Code 248 Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units582,563100.00 %--
1 room
8,3651.44 %1.18 %2.21 %
2 rooms
21,1473.63 %3.19 %4.88 %
3 rooms
49,4738.49 %7.86 %10.06 %
4 rooms
70,14312.04 %14.15 %15.95 %
5 rooms
111,86419.20 %22.64 %20.92 %
6 rooms
110,62218.99 %20.84 %18.39 %
7 rooms
77,55613.31 %13.28 %11.98 %
8 rooms
62,48810.73 %8.62 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
70,90512.17 %8.24 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)6.0-5.65.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units555,061100.00 %--
1.00 or less
539,69697.23 %86.75 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
9,4711.71 %1.77 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
5,8941.06 %0.92 %2.54 %
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Area Code 248 Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas491,61184.39 %69.97 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas11,7162.01 %8.44 %5.96 %
Electricity41,4997.12 %5.94 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.5,1120.88 %3.09 %8.06 %
Coal or coke810.01 %0.02 %0.12 %
Wood6490.11 %1.29 %1.51 %
Solar energy1250.02 %0.02 %0.05 %
Other fuel2,7630.47 %0.44 %0.35 %
No fuel used1,5050.26 %0.25 %1.25 %
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Area Code 248 Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units362,873100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
10,3462.85 %9.90 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
54,70615.08 %31.36 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
77,97521.49 %26.59 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
72,90220.09 %14.97 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
82,82522.82 %11.11 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
46,80212.90 %4.59 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
14,1293.89 %1.22 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
3,1880.88 %0.26 %0.56 %
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Area Code 248 Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage284,72278.46 %69.67 %69.56 %
Less than $300
5340.15 %0.44 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
8,2812.28 %4.71 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
22,3036.15 %11.20 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
55,77215.37 %20.30 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
91,68025.27 %20.27 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
55,17815.21 %7.76 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
50,97414.05 %5.00 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged78,15121.54 %30.33 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent135,38837.31 %41.77 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent68,69918.93 %18.37 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent50,19213.83 %13.13 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent34,0679.39 %8.29 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent20,1915.56 %4.95 %6.01 %
35 percent or more52,47014.46 %12.73 %15.91 %
Not computed1,8660.51 %0.75 %0.85 %
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Area Code 248 Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units148,360100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
7,1744.84 %5.52 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
5,7753.89 %5.33 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
20,05613.52 %28.25 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
55,71937.56 %38.29 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
34,52523.27 %12.53 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
15,98210.77 %4.39 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
4,9613.34 %1.32 %2.89 %
No cash rent
4,1682.81 %4.38 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)52,90635.66 %48.33 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent31,86021.47 %20.85 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent24,18416.30 %14.85 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent20,47013.80 %12.39 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent15,18410.23 %10.03 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent10,4607.05 %6.77 %7.32 %
35 percent or more39,04426.32 %28.44 %29.47 %
Not computed7,1584.82 %6.66 %7.77 %

Area Code 248 Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentMichigan Avg.National Avg.
None37,7156.47 %6.86 %9.57 %
1183,16431.44 %30.19 %31.22 %
2236,37040.57 %36.42 %34.76 %
3 or more97,81216.79 %15.98 %15.45 %
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