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ZIP Code 47401

Primary City:Bloomington, IN (View All Cities)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:41am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -86.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47401. 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 47401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47401, 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:
Bloomington, IN
Unacceptable:
Blmgtn

Stats and Demographics for the 47401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47401 is located in south 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 47401 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47401 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,011
Population Density 495 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,124
Median Home Value $207,900
Land Area 82.92 sq mi
Water Area 14.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,562
Median Household Income $45,415

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9949729751,6174,1511,8411,2281,0481,0841,1291,0901,092987687461415306220
Female9229859211,5233,9381,7051,2371,0611,1631,1761,1711,1991,033715551501427486
Total1,9161,9571,8963,1408,0893,5462,4652,1092,2472,3052,2612,2912,0201,4021,012916733706

Gender

 Male 20,297 49%
 Female 20,714 51%
Gender

Race

 White 35,176 85.8%
 Black Or African American 1,463 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.2%
 Asian 2,855 7.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 347 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,064 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1018731,5642,0662,1711,363947347
Renter3,2392,441887637470172159125
Total3,3403,3142,4512,7032,6411,5351,106472

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,937 40%
 Single Guardian 1,690 10%
 Singles 5,697 32%
 Singles With Roommate 3,238 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,745 78%
 Households with Kids 3,817 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male198228209183200187185206194204199185194193193206181313724947
Female1711701922021991752261921931981691891731922111691492996951,073
Total3693984013853993624113983874023683743673854043753306121,4192,020

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47401 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47401 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 47401 real estate data, the median home value of $207,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47401. Rentals in 47401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,856 94.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 159 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,829 4.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 152 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,675 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,757 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,130 43%
 Households Vacant 1,562 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 529 33.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 36 2.3%
 For Sale Only 204 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 521 33.4%
 For Migrant Workers 7 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 219 14.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 174 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,438 31%
 2 Bedroom 3,112 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,124 27%
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 $45,415 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47401 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. Residents in ZIP code 47401 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 47401 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 47401 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 11,679 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,714 40%
 No Earnings 10,212 28%
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 11,679 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,714 40%
 No Earnings 10,212 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,546 75.2%
 Public transportation 1,133 5.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 35 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,937 14.2%
 Worked at Home 1,011 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 47401 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 444 4%
 High School Graduate 3,335 28%
 Associate's degree 439 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,646 31%
 Master's degree 1,807 15%
 Professional school degree 500 4%
 Doctorate degree 1,608 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,864 68.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,282 22.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 493 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47401

ZIP Code 47401 is in the The Bloomington Project School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47401.

The Bloomington Project School
349 South Walnut St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Bloomington Project School District
Binford Elementary School
2300 East Second St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Childs Elementary School
2211 South High St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Lakeview Elementary School
9090 South Strain Ridge
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Rogers Elementary School
2200 East 2nd St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Templeton Elementary School
1400 South Brenda Ln
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Bloomington High School South
1965 South Walnut St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
Jackson Creek Middle School
3980 South Sare Rd
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Monroe County Community School Corporation
St Charles Catholic School
2224 E 3rd St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Harmony School
909 E 2nd St
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bloomington Developmental Learning Center
1807 S Highland Ave
Bloomington, IN 47401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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