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ZIP Code 47359

Primary City:Montpelier, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:28pm)
Coordinates:40.5, -85.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47359

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47359. 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 47359. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47359, 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:
Montpelier, IN
Unacceptable:
Mcnatts, Nottingham

Stats and Demographics for the 47359 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47359 is located in northeast 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 47359 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 47359 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,143
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,396
Median Home Value $73,700
Land Area 60.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,234
Median Household Income $38,214

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male 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
Male10711312611677908594107122136122717858371717
Female107941141127492871049713211892869368473617
Total214207240228151182172198204254254214157171126845334

Gender

 Male 1,573 50%
 Female 1,570 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,078 97.9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10921362251901598018
Renter346271603935149
Total441542072852291949427

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 649 53%
 Single Guardian 226 18%
 Singles 317 26%
 Singles With Roommate 42 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 816 66%
 Households with Kids 418 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2717222219322321183034241424233020222119
Female2516242120152415202127172128222920212013
Total5233464339474736385161413552455940434132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47359 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47359 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47359 real estate data, the median home value of $73,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47359 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47359 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 47359 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,143 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 585 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 325 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 324 23%
 Households Vacant 162 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 17 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 9%
 1 Bedroom 76 24%
 2 Bedroom 97 30%
 3+ Bedroom 120 37%
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 $38,214 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47359 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. Most commuters in 47359 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 902 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 576 26%
 No Earnings 780 35%
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 902 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 576 26%
 No Earnings 780 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,134 90%
 Public transportation 15 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 5%
 Worked at Home 49 4%
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 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 121 12.8%
 High School Graduate 703 74.2%
 Associate's degree 26 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 57 6.0%
 Master's degree 36 3.8%
 Professional school degree 5 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 574 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47359

ZIP Code 47359 is in the Blackford County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47359.

Montpelier School
107 East Monroe St
Montpelier, IN 47359
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Blackford County School District

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