Detroit (zip 48217), Michigan 

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Population

7,124

-13.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

11.1%

Best Places to Live in Detroit (zip 48217), Michigan

Large city - Southeast Michigan, along the Detroit River, across the border from Windsor, Ontario, Canada. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the 48217 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Arts and culture
Professional sports
Cost of living
Cons
Economy
Violent crime
Urban decay
 $18,000 
1079 S Patricia St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1344 SqFt
 $65,000 
3365 S Greyfriar St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1080 SqFt
 $35,900 
2950 S Edsel St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 731 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Detroit-Warren-Dearborn Metro Area

Detroit’s seemingly endless grid-patterned suburbs spread mainly west of town, and the northern half of this suburban cluster has been split off of the formerly singular Detroit metro area. That northern half consists of the relatively new and prosperous suburbs spreading north into Oakland County, including not only the named places of Warren, Troy and Farmington Hills but also such familiar names as Southfield, Pontiac, Royal Oak, Auburn Hills and Bloomfield. These suburbs, located on once-agricultural land, are plain, business friendly and mostly family friendly.


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City: Detroit
Zip Codes: Detroit (zip 48217)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 664 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Detroit (zip 48217) is 11.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Detroit (zip 48217) jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Detroit (zip 48217)'s cost of living is 12.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Detroit (zip 48217)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the 48217 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Wayne county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Detroit (zip 48217)'s population is 7,124 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 13.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Detroit (zip 48217) is $58,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Detroit (zip 48217) public schools spend $18,421 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Detroit (zip 48217). More Education



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$18,000
1079 S Patricia St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$65,000
3365 S Greyfriar St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$35,900
2950 S Edsel St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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