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ZIP Code 47224

Primary City:Canaan, IN (View All Cities)
Coordinates:38.89, -85.23
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47224. 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 47224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47224, 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:
Canaan, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47224 is located in southeast 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 47224 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47224 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 636
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 242
Median Home Value $126,500
Land Area 22.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 208
Median Household Income $60,347

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male393423292421152014282119201811532
Female262630201122111512171618182212815
Total6560534935432635264537373840231347

Gender

 Male 346 54%
 Female 290 46%
Gender

Race

 White 620 97.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2172439413494
Renter115561820
Total33229454242114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 131 63%
 Single Guardian 28 13%
 Singles 41 20%
 Singles With Roommate 8 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 134 64%
 Households with Kids 74 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male75894888675371598256
Female76358547284765246714
Total1411111412131215815910136713149610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47224 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47224 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 47224 real estate data, the median home value of $126,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47224. Rentals in 47224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 636 100%
 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 109 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 16%
 Households Vacant 34 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 20 71%
 3+ Bedroom 8 29%
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 $60,347 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47224 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 47224 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 47224. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 189 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 33%
 No Earnings 96 22%
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 189 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 33%
 No Earnings 96 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 261 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 39 13%
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 52 26%
 High School Graduate 104 52%
 Associate's degree 35 18%
 Bachelor's degree 8 4%
 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 68 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47224

ZIP Code 47224 is in the Canaan Community Academy. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47224.

Canaan Community Academy
8775 North Canaan Main St
Canaan, IN 47224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canaan Community Academy

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