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ZIP Code 47273

Primary City:Scipio, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jennings County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:31am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.07, -85.73
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47273

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47273. 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 47273. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47273, 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:
Scipio, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47273 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47273 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 47273 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 47273 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,849
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 729
Median Home Value $99,400
Land Area 30.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 680
Median Household Income $52,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52638367363952697572776550723019127
Female535372743632505963837162645436181613
Total105116155141727110212813815514812711412666372820

Gender

 Male 940 51%
 Female 909 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,823 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9511101521181144114
Renter41620118561
Total13671301631261194715

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 447 66%
 Single Guardian 75 11%
 Singles 120 18%
 Singles With Roommate 38 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 446 66%
 Households with Kids 234 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12108131112121612151411152813151312149
Female7922716118810121812171315221214115
Total1919302027232024222732233241283725262514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47273 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47273 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 47273 real estate data, the median home value of $99,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47273 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47273 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47273 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,845 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 414 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 195 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 10%
 Households Vacant 49 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 78%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 60 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $52,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47273 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. 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 47273 can expect to fall in that range. 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 377 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 26%
 No Earnings 671 48%
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 377 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 26%
 No Earnings 671 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 540 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 26 5%
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 51 8%
 High School Graduate 365 57%
 Associate's degree 137 21%
 Bachelor's degree 49 8%
 Master's degree 33 5%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 208 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 56 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47273

ZIP Code 47273 is in the Jennings County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47273.

Scipio Elementary School
6320 North Hwy 7
Scipio, IN 47273
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jennings County School District

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