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ZIP Code 47142

Primary City:Mauckport, IN (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (10:32am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.06, -86.20
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47142. 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 47142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47142, 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:
Mauckport, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47142 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 47142 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,174
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 542
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 37.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 466
Median Household Income $40,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3246503826253949545742282933191375
Female2744513922403848405746263827141195
Total59901017748657797941148854676033241610

Gender

 Male 592 50%
 Female 582 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,138 96.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 16 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44281966357286
Renter62322216740
Total10651031176964326

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 248 53%
 Single Guardian 70 15%
 Singles 117 25%
 Singles With Roommate 31 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 313 67%
 Households with Kids 153 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male463959914911121010712610645
Female158912691071115931335811124
Total51111181715182416222719132015111817169

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47142 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47142 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 47142 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47142 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47142 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,174 100%
 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 244 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 133 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 16%
 Households Vacant 76 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 12 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 2%
 2 Bedroom 76 83%
 3+ Bedroom 14 15%
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 $40,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47142 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 47142. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 409 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 18%
 No Earnings 249 31%
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 409 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 18%
 No Earnings 249 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 486 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 15 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 73 18%
 High School Graduate 278 68%
 Associate's degree 26 6%
 Bachelor's degree 31 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 114 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 28%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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