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ZIP Code 47117

Primary City:Elizabeth, IN (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:12am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -86.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47117. 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 47117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47117, 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:
Elizabeth, IN
Acceptable:
Rosewood

Stats and Demographics for the 47117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47117 is located in south 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 47117 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47117 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,429
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,889
Median Home Value $107,500
Land Area 83.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,685
Median Household Income $51,463

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15213714016611610013012715918518518417411473444012
Female11414314413810110012815814519018518715310474494335
Total266280284304217200258285304375370371327218147938347

Gender

 Male 2,238 51%
 Female 2,191 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,335 97.9%
 Black Or African American 13 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 15 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2214025936235821310726
Renter164838332516148
Total3818829739538322912134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,078 64%
 Single Guardian 189 11%
 Singles 337 20%
 Singles With Roommate 81 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,138 68%
 Households with Kids 547 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2924403529271933292831292626384035233022
Female1922332126322734243233312325292519362920
Total4846735655594667536064604951676554595942

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47117 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47117 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47117 real estate data, the median home value of $107,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47117. Rentals in 47117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,429 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 984 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 503 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 198 10%
 Households Vacant 204 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 32 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 11%
 2 Bedroom 45 26%
 3+ Bedroom 108 63%
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 $51,463 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47117 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. In 47117 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,330 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,053 29%
 No Earnings 1,206 34%
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 1,330 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,053 29%
 No Earnings 1,206 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,769 94%
 Public transportation 30 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 2%
 Worked at Home 33 2%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 239 15%
 High School Graduate 1,158 74%
 Associate's degree 80 5%
 Bachelor's degree 65 4%
 Master's degree 15 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 778 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47117

ZIP Code 47117 is in the South Harrison Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47117.

South Central Jr & Sr High School
6675 East Hwy 11 SE
Elizabeth, IN 47117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: South Harrison Community School District
South Central Elementary
6595 East Hwy 11 SE
Elizabeth, IN 47117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Harrison Community School District

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