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ZIP Code 47042

Primary City:Versailles, IN (View All Cities)
County: Ripley County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:21am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.0, -85.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47042. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 47042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47042, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Versailles, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47042 is located in southeast Indiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 47042 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47042 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,504
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,019
Median Home Value $114,700
Land Area 76.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,790
Median Household Income $44,590

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14815915213013512913513515615118215014611684502728
Female14016514314712812611912012616520115415813478795949
Total2883242952772632552542552823163833043042501621298677

Gender

 Male 2,213 49%
 Female 2,291 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,429 98.3%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 17 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2212420930027621012834
Renter58101777366493429
Total8022528637334225916263

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 951 53%
 Single Guardian 290 16%
 Singles 472 26%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,228 69%
 Households with Kids 562 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3027293530363229322727383327242033302323
Female2029292734302635403323243429223439322029
Total5056586264665864726050626756465472624352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47042 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47042 real estate data, the median home value of $114,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47042 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,402 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 82 1.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 885 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 418 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 487 24%
 Households Vacant 229 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 31.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 37 16.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 19.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 29.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 121 29%
 2 Bedroom 172 42%
 3+ Bedroom 121 29%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $44,590 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47042 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 47042 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,213 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 766 23%
 No Earnings 1,355 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,213 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 766 23%
 No Earnings 1,355 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,451 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 14 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 6%
 Worked at Home 104 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 179 13%
 High School Graduate 1,000 71%
 Associate's degree 40 3%
 Bachelor's degree 99 7%
 Master's degree 59 4%
 Professional school degree 19 1%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 729 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 109 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47042

ZIP Code 47042 is in the South Ripley Community School Corporation. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47042.

South Ripley Elementary School
1568 South Benham Rd
Versailles, IN 47042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Ripley Community School Corporation
South Ripley High School
1589 South Benham Rd
Versailles, IN 47042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Ripley Community School Corporation
South Ripley Junior High School
1589 South Benham Rd
Versailles, IN 47042
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: South Ripley Community School Corporation
Southeastern Career Center
901 West Us 50
Versailles, IN 47042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southeastern Career Center School District

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