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ZIP Code 47302

Primary City:Muncie, IN (View All Cities)
County: Delaware County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:28pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -85.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47302. 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 47302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47302, 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:
Muncie, IN
Unacceptable:
Breezewood Park, Breezewood Pk, Cowan, Hyde Park, Medford, New Burlingtn, New Burlington, Progress

Stats and Demographics for the 47302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47302 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 47302 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47302 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,592
Population Density 416 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,373
Median Home Value $62,300
Land Area 66.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,554
Median Household Income $30,951

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9859119199447807627488579171,0421,084829745646462322221133
Female9278699129308928447928559881,0221,061955866723528466368287
Total1,9121,7801,8311,8741,6721,6061,5401,7121,9052,0642,1451,7841,6111,369990788589420

Gender

 Male 13,307 48%
 Female 14,285 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,927 86.7%
 Black Or African American 2,656 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.3%
 Asian 53 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 143 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 716 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1046371,1761,5911,5451,316904304
Renter44087984886949028113436
Total5441,5162,0242,4602,0351,5971,038340

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,600 40%
 Single Guardian 2,757 24%
 Singles 3,468 30%
 Singles With Roommate 729 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,958 69%
 Households with Kids 3,596 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male192190177214170184165203189193205175184162179166198221180158
Female184194210172200186165144174192197174173176198178169195190180
Total376384387386370370330347363385402349357338377344367416370338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47302 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 47302 real estate data, the median home value of $62,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47302 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47302 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,428 99.4%
 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 164 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,666 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,911 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,977 30%
 Households Vacant 1,819 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1%
 For Sale Only 275 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 92 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 908 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 589 14.0%
 2 Bedroom 1,890 44.8%
 3+ Bedroom 1,711 40.5%
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 $30,951 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47302 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. More commuters in 47302 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 6,417 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,195 29%
 No Earnings 8,972 42%
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 6,417 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,195 29%
 No Earnings 8,972 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,600 93.3%
 Public transportation 142 1.4%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 35 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 295 2.9%
 Worked at Home 207 2.0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,854 22.2%
 High School Graduate 5,407 64.8%
 Associate's degree 392 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 388 4.7%
 Master's degree 243 2.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,603 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 187 3.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 633 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47302

ZIP Code 47302 is in the Hoosier Academy - Muncie. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47302.

Hoosier Academy - Muncie
2801 East 16th St
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hoosier Academy - Muncie
Cowan Elementary School
1000 West Cr 600 South
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cowan Community School Corporation
Grissom Elementary School
3201 South Macedonia Ave
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Sutton Elementary School
3100 East Memorial Dr
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Wilson Middle School
3100 South Tillotson St
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
South View Elementary School
2100 South Franklin
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Cowan High School
9401 South Nottingham
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cowan Community School Corporation
Muncie Southside High School
1601 East 26th St
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Muncie Community School District
St Lawrence Elementary School
2801 E 16th St
Muncie, IN 47302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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