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ZIP Code 47305

Primary City:Muncie, IN (View All Cities)
County: Delaware County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:07pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.19, -85.39
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47305. 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 47305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47305, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 47305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47305 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 47305 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47305 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,106
Population Density 3,076 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,631
Median Home Value $56,900
Land Area 1.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,803
Median Household Income $21,186

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1181139413023725418416016118718712095583623148
Female135112100109204197167117136143132116876242271922
Total25322519423944145135127729733031923618212078503330

Gender

 Male 2,179 53%
 Female 1,927 47%
Gender

Race

 White 3,236 78.8%
 Black Or African American 634 15.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.7%
 Asian 15 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 41 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 152 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106683121117763410
Renter183326215271173723313
Total1933922983922901486723

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 383 21%
 Single Guardian 353 20%
 Singles 847 47%
 Singles With Roommate 220 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,410 78%
 Households with Kids 393 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2425172830221823202422171318212526223636
Female2429282326222420202516201623171421263135
Total4854455156444243404938372941383947486771

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47305 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 47305 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47305 real estate data, the median home value of $56,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47305 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47305 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,660 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 297 7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 149 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 320 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 197 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,286 49%
 Households Vacant 828 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 222 26.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Sale Only 71 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 6.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 1.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 470 56.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 138 12%
 1 Bedroom 457 39%
 2 Bedroom 285 24%
 3+ Bedroom 305 26%
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 $21,186 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47305 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. Residents in ZIP code 47305 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 47305 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47305 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 47305 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 740 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,071 31%
 No Earnings 1,617 47%
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 740 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,071 31%
 No Earnings 1,617 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 986 74%
 Public transportation 124 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 205 15%
 Worked at Home 18 1%
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 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 462 29%
 High School Graduate 826 52%
 Associate's degree 69 4%
 Bachelor's degree 106 7%
 Master's degree 88 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 44 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 484 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 81 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47305

ZIP Code 47305 is in the Muncie Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47305.

East Washington Academy
1000 East Washington
Muncie, IN 47305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muncie Community School District
Muncie Central High School
801 North Walnut St
Muncie, IN 47305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Muncie Community School District

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