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ZIP Code 47201

Primary City:Columbus, IN (View All Cities)
County: Bartholomew County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:28am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -86.0
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47201. 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 47201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47201, 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:
Columbus, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47201 is located in central 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 47201 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 47201 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,662
Population Density 204 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,192
Median Home Value $124,100
Land Area 204.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,136
Median Household Income $53,738

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5271,4551,5181,4411,2571,5541,5281,5491,5061,4911,4611,2621,111790595421237184
Female1,4791,4781,4091,3431,1451,3811,4261,4551,4091,4571,4451,3771,162933652490384350
Total3,0062,9332,9272,7842,4022,9352,9543,0042,9152,9482,9062,6392,2731,7231,247911621534

Gender

 Male 20,887 50%
 Female 20,775 50%
Gender

Race

 White 36,808 88.3%
 Black Or African American 865 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 0.3%
 Asian 1,632 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 0.1%
 Other Race 1,534 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 659 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1711,3301,9762,4112,2981,587900285
Renter5361,4711,15088560228315893
Total7072,8013,1263,2962,9001,8701,058378

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,403 52%
 Single Guardian 2,647 16%
 Singles 4,170 26%
 Singles With Roommate 916 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,469 65%
 Households with Kids 5,667 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male286315286313280309287270309300299289319311311306313277234229
Female315259329293317265314329253319276271269274273294280289207209
Total601574615606597574601599562619575560588585584600593566441438

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47201 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 47201 real estate data, the median home value of $124,100 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 47201. Rentals in 47201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,981 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 174 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 179 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 178 0.4%
 Other Noninstitutional 132 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,693 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,265 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,178 28%
 Households Vacant 2,056 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 920 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Sale Only 323 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 308 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 410 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 194 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,072 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,372 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,672 31%
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 $53,738 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47201 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. More commuters in 47201 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,330 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,262 25%
 No Earnings 10,679 32%
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 14,330 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,262 25%
 No Earnings 10,679 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,508 92.4%
 Public transportation 134 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 76 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 665 3.3%
 Worked at Home 637 3.2%
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 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 1,624 12%
 High School Graduate 7,412 54%
 Associate's degree 1,001 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,141 16%
 Master's degree 1,246 9%
 Professional school degree 185 1%
 Doctorate degree 197 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,969 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,187 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 694 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47201

ZIP Code 47201 is in the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47201.

Columbus Area Career Connection
1400 25th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Lillian Schmitt Elementary School
2675 California
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Mount Healthy Elementary School
12150 South Sr 58
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Parkside Elementary School
1400 Parkside Dr
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Rockcreek Elementary School
13000 East 200 South
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Southside Elementary School
1320 West 200 South
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
W D Richards Elementary School
3311 Fairlawn Dr
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Csa Lincoln Campus
750 5th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Csa Fodrea Campus
2775 Illinois St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Richard L Johnson Early Educ Cntr
1209 South Sycamore St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
International School of Columbus
3136 North National Rd
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: International School of Columbus School District
Central Middle School
725 7th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Columbus East High School
230 South Marr Rd
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Columbus North High School
1400 25th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Northside Middle School
1400 27th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
St Bartholomew School
1306 27th St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
White Creek Lutheran School
16270 S 300 W
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Columbus Christian School
3170 Indiana Ave
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Abc-Stewart School
6691 W State Road 46
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bethel Holiness Christian School
6060 N Us Highway 31
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
North Star Montessori School
2320 Midway St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul Lutheran Preschool
6045 E State St
Columbus, IN 47201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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