Zip Code 48340 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePontiac
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Oakland
Area Code248 / 947
Current Population:24307
Racial Majority:White 34.73%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 52.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$40522
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30760
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range929 - 997 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.67091600, -83.29073900

Zip Code 48340 Description

Zip Code 48340 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48340 is primarily located in Oakland County. The official US Postal Service name for 48340 is PONTIAC, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48340 are contained within or border the city limits of Pontiac, MI, Auburn Hills, MI, Lake Angelus, MI, and Waterford, MI. Zip code 48340 is within area code 947 and area code 248. 48340 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48340 is 7.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48340 decreased to 24307 from 24829 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48340 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48340 public schools is Black. 76.1% of students in 48340 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8811 34.73% 8451 +4%
 Black Or African American 9373 36.94% 8414 +11%
 Hispanic 5902 23.26% 5840 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.09% 100 -76%
 Asian 600 2.36% 705 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 778 2.61% 778 -15%

Zip Code 48340 Race/Ethnicity

 White 11.2%
 Black Or African American 52.5%
 Hispanic 31.3%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 48340 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2430724829
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households9399
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40522
Income Under $50K Per Year60.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
48340 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 14Brenda LawrenceDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$47226
Average Real Estate Sale Price$31391
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 56h - Interlobate Dead Ice Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 48340 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182636475761605242322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)30344558707982807360473458
Avg Precip (In.)1.591.522.32.812.733.222.823.163.012.552.622.2530.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48340
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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