Zip Code 48359 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLake Orion
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Oakland
Area Code248 / 947
Alternate Zip Code NamesORION
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesORION TOWNSHIP
Current Population:8044
Racial Majority:White 83.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$72222
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85310
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time28.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range955 - 1027 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.72213000, -83.27933900

Zip Code 48359 Description

Zip Code 48359 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48359 is primarily located in Oakland County. The official US Postal Service name for 48359 is LAKE ORION, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48359 are contained within or border the city limits of Auburn Hills, MI, Waterford, MI, . Zip code 48359 is within area code 248 and area code 947. 48359 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48359 is 3.3% 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 48359 increased to 8044 from 7685 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48359 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48359 public schools is White. 15.2% of students in 48359 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6840 83.95% 6721 +2%
 Black Or African American 181 2.22% 355 -49%
 Hispanic 595 7.3% 596 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 28 -100%
 Asian 360 4.42% 192 +88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.33% 5 +440%
 Two Or More Races 141 1.78% 141 +3%

Zip Code 48359 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 8%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 48359 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population80447685
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households2931
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
15.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$72222
Income Under $50K Per Year33.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.40%
48359 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 8Elissa SlotkinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$153625
Average Real Estate Sale Price$136978
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 48359 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182636475761605242322139
Avg Max Temp (°F)30344558707983807360473458
Avg Precip (In.)1.641.532.322.852.753.212.873.173.052.512.622.2530.78
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48359
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours