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ZIP Code 47246

Primary City:Hope, IN (View All Cities)
County: Bartholomew County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:16pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.28, -85.77
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47246. 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 47246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47246, 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:
Hope, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47246 is located in east 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 47246 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 47246 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,342
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,697
Median Home Value $119,400
Land Area 58.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,569
Median Household Income $51,591

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1431671551821431111201221511851631561199370542224
Female1301331471581301171081331681681701501248972624558
Total2733003023402732282282553193533333062431821421166782

Gender

 Male 2,180 50%
 Female 2,162 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,221 97.2%
 Black Or African American 25 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 24 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 48 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2014021130326717710530
Renter34607667471796
Total5420028737031419411436

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 967 62%
 Single Guardian 223 14%
 Singles 307 20%
 Singles With Roommate 72 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,002 64%
 Households with Kids 567 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2931362732462727354122323129323838393540
Female1933312123352430213325272537313630342724
Total4864674855815157567447595666637468736264

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47246 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47246 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47246 real estate data, the median home value of $119,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47246 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47246 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,251 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 904 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 349 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 316 19%
 Households Vacant 128 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 33.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 25 19.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 20.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 14.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 10.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 3%
 2 Bedroom 124 35%
 3+ Bedroom 226 63%
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 $51,591 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47246 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. 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 47246 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 1,280 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 32%
 No Earnings 1,095 31%
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 1,280 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 32%
 No Earnings 1,095 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,970 91.5%
 Public transportation 8 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 3.8%
 Worked at Home 90 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 140 9.6%
 High School Graduate 912 62.4%
 Associate's degree 151 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 176 12.0%
 Master's degree 40 2.7%
 Professional school degree 34 2.3%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 801 87.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47246

ZIP Code 47246 is in the Flat Rock-Hawcreek School Corporation. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47246.

Hope Elementary School
9575 North Sr 9
Hope, IN 47246
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flat Rock-Hawcreek School Corporation
Hauser Jr-Sr High School
9273 North Sr 9
Hope, IN 47246
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Flat Rock-Hawcreek School Corporation

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