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ZIP Code 47274

Primary City:Seymour, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:17pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.0, -85.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47274

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47274. 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 47274. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47274, 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:
Seymour, IN
Unacceptable:
Lutheran Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 47274 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47274 is located in south Indiana and covers a slightly higher 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 47274 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47274 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,770
Population Density 136 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,474
Median Home Value $120,800
Land Area 211.38 sq mi
Water Area 2.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,259
Median Household Income $47,479

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9921,0589749417711,0061,0251,0501,0021,030986920762571395318187186
Female9581,0299419347959869568729211,1121,079913825624520448325358
Total1,9502,0871,9151,8751,5661,9921,9811,9221,9232,1422,0651,8331,5871,195915766512544

Gender

 Male 14,174 49%
 Female 14,596 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,718 92.9%
 Black Or African American 269 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.2%
 Asian 329 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 961 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 413 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1381,0351,3521,6881,6291,107700258
Renter35183572363439317916572
Total4891,8702,0752,3222,0221,286865330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,917 53%
 Single Guardian 1,892 17%
 Singles 2,812 25%
 Singles With Roommate 638 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,431 66%
 Households with Kids 3,828 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male204186210207209223201234191216193202182181193200196201151135
Female195215188199199194210214212192176199179195197191218189139135
Total399401398406408417411448403408369401361376390391414390290270

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47274 has a slightly less than average 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 47274 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47274 real estate data, the median home value of $120,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47274. Rentals in 47274 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47274 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,439 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 291 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,491 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,416 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,352 27%
 Households Vacant 1,215 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 451 37.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.7%
 For Sale Only 213 17.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 177 14.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 324 26.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 3%
 1 Bedroom 834 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,266 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,378 39%
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 $47,479 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47274 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47274 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 47274 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,098 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,844 26%
 No Earnings 7,472 33%
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 9,098 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,844 26%
 No Earnings 7,472 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,094 93.2%
 Public transportation 29 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 53 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 598 4.6%
 Worked at Home 207 1.6%
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 1,459 15.3%
 High School Graduate 5,867 61.4%
 Associate's degree 555 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,144 12.0%
 Master's degree 378 4.0%
 Professional school degree 127 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,147 68.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,280 21.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 613 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47274

ZIP Code 47274 is in the Seymour Community School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47274.

Cortland Elementary School
6687 North Cr 400 East
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Emerson Elementary School
500 Emerson Dr
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Margaret R Brown Elementary School
550 Miller Ln
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Seymour-Jackson Elementary School
508 B Ave East
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Seymour-Redding Elementary School
1700 North Ewing St
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Seymour Middle School
920 North O'brien St
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Seymour Community School District
Seymour Senior High School
1350 West 2nd St
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Seymour Community School District
St Ambrose Elementary School
301 S Chestnut St
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Johns Lutheran School
1058 S County Road 460 E
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel-Lutheran School
520 S Chestnut St
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran High School
7120 N County Road 875 E
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Seymour Christian Academy
301 Indianapolis Ave Box 863
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Liberty Christian Academy
1020 a Ave
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Zion Lutheran School
1501 Gaiser Dr
Seymour, IN 47274
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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