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ZIP Code 47220

Primary City:Brownstown, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:32am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.9, -86.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47220. 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 47220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47220, 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:
Brownstown, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47220 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 47220 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47220 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,652
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,355
Median Home Value $149,200
Land Area 82.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,153
Median Household Income $44,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male186216215194184171185177210204241165159103110805632
Female1481771801711301461551931911962151601751371201049076
Total334393395365314317340370401400456325334240230184146108

Gender

 Male 2,888 51%
 Female 2,764 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,558 98.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 21 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 41 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2515528538230224417953
Renter48124888279445310
Total7327937346438128823263

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,235 57%
 Single Guardian 312 14%
 Singles 529 25%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,432 67%
 Households with Kids 721 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3640294037454242504435424054334941363532
Female2530333132314032423736353042304041303019
Total6170627169768274928171777096638982666551

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47220 has a small 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 47220 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47220 real estate data, the median home value of $149,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47220. Rentals in 47220 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,388 95.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 166 2.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 87 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,042 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 583 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 528 22%
 Households Vacant 202 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 36 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 136 28%
 2 Bedroom 223 45%
 3+ Bedroom 135 27%
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 $44,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47220 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, 47220 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. More commuters in 47220 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,826 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 947 22%
 No Earnings 1,498 35%
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 1,826 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 947 22%
 No Earnings 1,498 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,205 92.3%
 Public transportation 10 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 5.2%
 Worked at Home 34 1.4%
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 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 241 13.4%
 High School Graduate 1,143 63.8%
 Associate's degree 188 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 134 7.5%
 Master's degree 72 4.0%
 Professional school degree 14 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 627 71.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 204 23.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47220

ZIP Code 47220 is in the Brownstown Cnt Community School Corporation. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47220.

Jackson County Juvenile Detention Cntr
150 East Sr 250
Brownstown, IN 47220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brownstown Cnt Community School Corporation
Brownstown Central Middle School
520 West Walnut St
Brownstown, IN 47220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brownstown Cnt Community School Corporation
Brownstown Elementary School
612 South Base Rd
Brownstown, IN 47220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brownstown Cnt Community School Corporation
Brownstown Central High School
500 North Elm St
Brownstown, IN 47220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brownstown Cnt Community School Corporation
Lutheran Central School
415 N Elm St
Brownstown, IN 47220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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