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ZIP Code 47371

Primary City:Portland, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jay County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:34pm)
Coordinates:40.4, -85.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47371

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47371. 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 47371. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47371, 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:
Portland, IN
Unacceptable:
Antiville, Bellefountain, Blaine, Bluff Point, Boundry, Brice, College Cnr, College Corner, Collett, Como, Liber, New Mount Pleasant, New Mt Pleasant, Noble, Powers, Westchester

Stats and Demographics for the 47371 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47371 is located in east 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 47371 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47371 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,226
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,397
Median Home Value $83,800
Land Area 218.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,796
Median Household Income $39,759

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38743643046035433334236943043343838735029722412611489
Female376396427452303338305395405452442412414292241199181197
Total763832857912657671647764835885880799764589465325295286

Gender

 Male 5,999 49%
 Female 6,227 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,754 96.1%
 Black Or African American 41 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.1%
 Asian 62 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 230 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 126 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53356595764745573358147
Renter1382462302151521028438
Total191602825979897675442185

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,561 53%
 Single Guardian 742 15%
 Singles 1,247 26%
 Singles With Roommate 246 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,277 68%
 Households with Kids 1,519 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8868788174101808398947397858111091921026567
Female71866769647974908979104897877998897917754
Total159154145150138180154173187173177186163158209179189193142121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47371 has a slightly less than average 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 47371 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47371 real estate data, the median home value of $83,800 is low 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 47371. Rentals in 47371 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 47371 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,021 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 45 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 17 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,267 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,324 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,205 22%
 Households Vacant 601 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 167 27.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 90 15.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 10.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 6.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 39.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 1%
 1 Bedroom 367 28%
 2 Bedroom 490 37%
 3+ Bedroom 447 34%
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 $39,759 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47371 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 47371 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 4,213 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,475 25%
 No Earnings 3,201 32%
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 4,213 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,475 25%
 No Earnings 3,201 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,342 92.6%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 60 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 3.4%
 Worked at Home 165 2.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 558 13.8%
 High School Graduate 2,763 68.5%
 Associate's degree 321 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 247 6.1%
 Master's degree 85 2.1%
 Professional school degree 49 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,198 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 130 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 280 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47371

ZIP Code 47371 is in the Jay School Corporation. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47371.

East Elementary School
705 East Tallman St
Portland, IN 47371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jay School Corporation
East Jay County Middle School
225 East Water St
Portland, IN 47371
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jay School Corporation
General Shanks Elementary School
414 Floral Ave
Portland, IN 47371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jay School Corporation
Judge Haynes Elementary School
800 High St
Portland, IN 47371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jay School Corporation
Jay County High School
2072 West Sr 67
Portland, IN 47371
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jay School Corporation

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