Zip Code 48072 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBerkley
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Oakland
Area Code248 / 947
Current Population:14970
Racial Majority:White 91.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$72354
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76970
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range666 - 682 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.49788500, -83.18594700

Zip Code 48072 Description

Zip Code 48072 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48072 is primarily located in Oakland County. The official US Postal Service name for 48072 is BERKLEY, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48072 are contained within or border the city limits of Berkley, MI, Royal Oak, MI, Huntington Woods, MI, Oak Park, MI, and Southfield, MI. Zip code 48072 is within area code 947 and area code 248. 48072 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48072 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48072 decreased to 14970 from 15529 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48072 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48072 public schools is White. 25% of students in 48072 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13892 91.79% 13757 +1%
 Black Or African American 421 2.78% 439 -4%
 Hispanic 279 1.84% 275 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.17% 39 -36%
 Asian 196 1.3% 190 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 12 0.17% 12 +108%
 Two Or More Races 250 1.96% 250 +19%

Zip Code 48072 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.5%
 Black Or African American 16.3%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 48072 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1497015529
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households6594
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72354
Income Under $50K Per Year30.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.10%
48072 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 9Andy LevinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$124291
Average Real Estate Sale Price$97709
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 57a - Maumee Lake Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 48072 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485863615342332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)31354558707983817462483659
Avg Precip (In.)1.861.732.453.072.873.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48072
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours