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ZIP Code 47161

Primary City:New Salisbury, IN (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:57am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.32, -86.10
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47161

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47161. 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 47161. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47161, 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:
New Salisbury, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47161 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47161 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 47161 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47161 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,735
Population Density 169 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,498
Median Home Value $122,400
Land Area 22.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,403
Median Household Income $55,951

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10814512114399133103111158164165130937749302418
Female1151411351329611797127110168148132997948553134
Total22328625627519525020023826833231326219215697855552

Gender

 Male 1,871 50%
 Female 1,864 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,621 96.9%
 Black Or African American 28 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner151502243092341438229
Renter20525144191696
Total352022753532531599135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 809 58%
 Single Guardian 239 17%
 Singles 280 20%
 Singles With Roommate 75 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 895 64%
 Households with Kids 508 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2123202135302424322020302427253534193016
Female2620232117373824253534172722273129202514
Total4743434252676248575554475149526663395530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47161 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47161 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 47161 real estate data, the median home value of $122,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47161 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47161 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47161 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,728 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 834 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 352 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 217 14%
 Households Vacant 95 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 21 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 15%
 1 Bedroom 54 17%
 2 Bedroom 152 48%
 3+ Bedroom 64 20%
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 $55,951 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47161 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 47161. 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 1,359 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 25%
 No Earnings 792 28%
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 1,359 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 25%
 No Earnings 792 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,786 94.5%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 102 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 47161 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 3%
 High School Graduate 716 69%
 Associate's degree 197 19%
 Bachelor's degree 58 6%
 Master's degree 39 4%
 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 1,058 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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