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ZIP Code 47304

Primary City:Muncie, IN (View All Cities)
County: Delaware County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:31pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.23, -85.47
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47304. 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 47304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47304, 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:
Brewington Wds, Brewington Woods, Cammack, West Acres, Westport Addition, Westport Addn

Stats and Demographics for the 47304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47304 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 47304 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47304 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,516
Population Density 871 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,240
Median Home Value $114,200
Land Area 35.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,228
Median Household Income $46,424

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8127828048772,0001,083768760780775866902868713543401322325
Female8217437828622,3281,0497938127868979881,0421,022796631563550670
Total1,6331,5251,5861,7394,3282,1321,5611,5721,5661,6721,8541,9441,8901,5091,174964872995

Gender

 Male 14,381 47%
 Female 16,135 53%
Gender

Race

 White 27,461 90.0%
 Black Or African American 1,474 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.1%
 Asian 753 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 154 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 616 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1498471,2321,5541,9401,4781,065424
Renter1,6971,056546451322160138169
Total1,8461,9031,7782,0052,2621,6381,203593

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,060 46%
 Single Guardian 1,582 12%
 Singles 4,002 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,584 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,124 77%
 Households with Kids 3,104 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male147171155161145159173152153148149160169178195160174184164365
Female158175165162161151140147144147157168159151137185179145216491
Total305346320323306310313299297295306328328329332345353329380856

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47304 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47304 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 47304 real estate data, the median home value of $114,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47304. Rentals in 47304 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,807 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 193 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 385 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 131 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,899 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,790 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,539 32%
 Households Vacant 1,012 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 440 43.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 214 21.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 5.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 264 26.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 1%
 1 Bedroom 697 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,019 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,957 41%
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 $46,424 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47304 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. More commuters in 47304 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 8,874 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,641 33%
 No Earnings 8,517 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 8,874 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,641 33%
 No Earnings 8,517 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,380 91.3%
 Public transportation 191 1.3%
 Taxicab 22 0.2%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 679 4.6%
 Worked at Home 373 2.5%
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 473 5%
 High School Graduate 4,093 46%
 Associate's degree 497 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,837 21%
 Master's degree 1,051 12%
 Professional school degree 243 3%
 Doctorate degree 740 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,693 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 621 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 536 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47304

ZIP Code 47304 is in the Muncie Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47304.

Youth Opportunity Center
3700 West Kilgore Ave
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Muncie Community School District
Mitchell Elementary School
2809 West Purdue Ave
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
North View Elementary School
807 West Yale Ave
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
West View Elementary School
3401 West Gilbert St
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Storer Elementary School
3211 Mansfield Dr
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Northside Middle School
2400 West Bethel Ave
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Heritage Hall Christian School
6401 W River Rd
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Apple Tree Child Development Center
3501 N Chadam Ln
Muncie, IN 47304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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