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ZIP Code 47170

Primary City:Scottsburg, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:29am)
Coordinates:38.7, -85.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47170

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47170. 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 47170. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47170, 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:
Scottsburg, IN
Acceptable:
Little York

Stats and Demographics for the 47170 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47170 is located in southeast Indiana and covers a slightly higher 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 47170 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47170 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,795
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,523
Median Home Value $104,300
Land Area 159.21 sq mi
Water Area 2.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,826
Median Household Income $43,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4484605105184494634475205075635784844393362271669784
Female457474492467453405453501526601546498433390271190163179
Total9059341,0029859028689001,0211,0331,1641,124982872726498356260263

Gender

 Male 7,296 49%
 Female 7,499 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,488 97.9%
 Black Or African American 29 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 84 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 76 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 87 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner76405718965889652330124
Renter1583543693182141437041
Total2347591,0871,2831,103795400165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,958 51%
 Single Guardian 1,063 18%
 Singles 1,476 25%
 Singles With Roommate 329 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,891 67%
 Households with Kids 1,935 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9697928297114847788108989910510099941231119190
Female8194111908510010180108869810811486102109959071100
Total177191203172182214185157196194196207219186201203218201162190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47170 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 47170 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 47170 real estate data, the median home value of $104,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47170 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47170 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47170 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,515 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 99 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 170 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,850 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,309 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,667 26%
 Households Vacant 697 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 194 27.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Sale Only 110 15.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 15.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 35.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 326 22%
 2 Bedroom 560 37%
 3+ Bedroom 620 41%
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 $43,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47170 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47170 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 47170 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 4,146 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,468 22%
 No Earnings 4,555 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 4,146 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,468 22%
 No Earnings 4,555 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,426 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 1%
 Worked at Home 82 1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 904 19.3%
 High School Graduate 2,843 60.8%
 Associate's degree 294 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 446 9.5%
 Master's degree 132 2.8%
 Professional school degree 43 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,339 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 375 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47170

ZIP Code 47170 is in the Scott County School District 2. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47170.

Scottsburg Elementary School
49 North Hyland St
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scott County School District 2
Johnson Elementary School
4235 East Sr 256
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scott County School District 2
Scottsburg Middle School
425 South 3rd St
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Scott County School District 2
Vienna-Finley Elementary School
445 Ivan Rogers Dr
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scott County School District 2
Scottsburg Senior High School
500 South Gardner
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scott County School District 2

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