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49968 is the zip code for

Wakefield, MI

Total population
2,247
Housing units
1,474
Land area
(sq. miles)
250.23
Density
(people per sq. mile)
8.98
Water area
(sq. miles)
2.22

Demographic data for zip code 49968

Gender:

Male
1,107
Female
1,140
Median age
Male
49.50
Female
52.20
Gender

Households:

Total households
1,012
Family households
573
Nonfamily households
439
Average household size
2.09
Average family size
2.68
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
1,474
Occupied housing units
1,012
Owner-occupied
858
Renter-occupied
154
Vacant housing units
462
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
97
5 to 9 years
114
10 to 14 years
97
15 to 19 years
98
20 to 24 years
82
25 to 34 years
212
35 to 44 years
240
45 to 54 years
340
55 to 59 years
183
60 to 64 years
182
65 to 74 years
250
75 to 84 years
207
85 years and over
145
Median age
50.90
Age

Race:

White
2,177
Hispanic or Latino
20
Black or African American
2
Asian
8
American Indian & Alaska Native
20
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
1
Two or More Races
19
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 49968

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
1,855
Civilian labor force
895
Employed
825
Unemployed
70
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
960
Percent Unemployed
7.8%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
802
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
657
Carpooled
90
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
5
Walked
26
Other means
0
Worked at home
24
Mean travel time
22.2 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
825
Management / business / science / arts
192
Service
209
Sales / office
128
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
106
Production / transportation / material moving
190
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
825
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
25
Construction
69
Manufacturing
142
Wholesale trade
3
Retail trade
58
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
9
Information
24
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
35
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
29
Educational services / health care / social assistance
170
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
83
Public administration
80
Other services
98
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
825
Private wage & salary workers
586
Government workers
181
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
58
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
1,042
Less than $10,000
132
$10,000 to $14,999
109
$15,000 to $24,999
196
$25,000 to $34,999
99
$35,000 to $49,999
180
$50,000 to $74,999
231
$75,000 to $99,999
53
$100,000 to $149,999
38
$150,000 to $199,999
0
$200,000 or more
4
Median household income
$33,707
Mean household income
$39,026
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
15.4%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 49968

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Wakefield-marenisco School
715 Putnam Street
(906) 224-942130510214.3

Public libraries around Wakefield, MI

NameAddress
Wakefield Public Library
401 Hancock Street
Wakefield, MI 49968

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 49968

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Baraga County Mem Hospital
770 North Main Street
L'anse, MI 49946
(906) 524-330052
Grand View Hospital
N10561 Grand View Lane
Ironwood, MI 49938
(906) 932-252554
Iron County Community Hosp
1400 West Ice Lake Road
Iron River, MI 49935
(906) 265-612182
Keweenaw Mem Medical Center
205 Osceola Street
Laurium, MI 49913
(906) 337-650042
Ontonagon Memorial Hospital
601 Seventh Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953
(906) 884-413472
Portage Health System
500 Campus Drive
Hancock, MI 49930
(906) 483-10000

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 49968

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Club 28203 Sunday Lake St
Wakefield, MI 49968
Pizza906-224-8781

Crime rates


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