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ZIP Code 47420

Primary City:Avoca, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:10pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.9108, -86.5485
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47420. 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 47420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47420, 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:
Avoca, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47420 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 47420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47420 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 135
Population Density 603 people per sq mi
Housing Units 75
Land Area 0.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 62

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male144323564484754211
Female253155624774721312
Total3974781188111581475523

Gender

 Male 68 50%
 Female 67 50%
Gender

Race

 White 131 97%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 2 1%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2861312652
Renter01221200
Total2981513852

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 38 61%
 Single Guardian 7 11%
 Singles 16 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 50 81%
 Households with Kids 12 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00012011000400001110
Female10001030121000100003
Total10013041121400101113

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47420 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 135 100%
 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 30 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 24 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 11%
 Households Vacant 13 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47420 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. In 47420 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 48 100%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 48 100%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 48 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 47420 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 15 100%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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