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ZIP Code 47231

Primary City:Dupont, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:54am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.89, -85.50
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47231. 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 47231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47231, 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:
Dupont, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47231 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 47231 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47231 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,167
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 473
Median Home Value $82,800
Land Area 28.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 412
Median Household Income $44,722

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
Male2845605324212945555142393532168103
Female30404751283032394148433131281715137
Total58851071045251618496998570666033232310

Gender

 Male 596 51%
 Female 571 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,136 97.3%
 Black Or African American 15 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42988756956275
Renter61515132440
Total1044103887160315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 252 61%
 Single Guardian 75 18%
 Singles 75 18%
 Singles With Roommate 10 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 243 59%
 Households with Kids 169 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3774751013101110121017141313585
Female26710883912616671214913788
Total513141415131322221726181729282226121613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47231 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47231 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 47231 real estate data, the median home value of $82,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47231 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,167 100%
 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 242 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 111 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 12%
 Households Vacant 61 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 17 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 30 41%
 3+ Bedroom 42 58%
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 $44,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47231 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47231 can expect to fall in that range. 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 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 217 26%
 No Earnings 320 39%
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 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 217 26%
 No Earnings 320 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 375 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2%
 Worked at Home 17 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 79 21%
 High School Graduate 233 62%
 Associate's degree 12 3%
 Bachelor's degree 13 3%
 Master's degree 10 3%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 25 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 176 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47231

ZIP Code 47231 is in the Madison Consolidated School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47231.

Dupont Elementary School
7045 West Main St
Dupont, IN 47231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Consolidated School District
Dupont Baptist Academy
6824 W South St
Dupont, IN 47231
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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