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ZIP Code 47427

Primary City:Coal City, IN (View All Cities)
County: Owen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:17am)
Coordinates:39.2, -87.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47427. 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 47427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47427, 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:
Coal City, IN
Unacceptable:
Daggett, Denmark, Hubbell

Stats and Demographics for the 47427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47427 is located in west 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 47427 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47427 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,093
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 536
Median Home Value $66,500
Land Area 53.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 404
Median Household Income $31,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37365148261923303959422444271910714
Female2948463620223338393445472925161777
Total668497844641566878938771735235271421

Gender

 Male 555 51%
 Female 538 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,061 97.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 1.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner628599072582415
Renter41016107221
Total10387510079602616

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 246 61%
 Single Guardian 59 15%
 Singles 86 21%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 260 64%
 Households with Kids 144 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male661488561163129198141210754
Female7821096101112941012118711465
Total131416181711162218121619311922192111119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47427 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 47427 real estate data, the median home value of $66,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47427 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47427 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,093 100%
 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 212 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 10%
 Households Vacant 132 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 71 54%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 19%
 3+ Bedroom 63 81%
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 $31,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47427 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 47427 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47427 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. However, that is not the case in 47427. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 350 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 24%
 No Earnings 425 42%
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 350 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 24%
 No Earnings 425 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 480 90%
 Public transportation 45 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 124 29%
 High School Graduate 235 56%
 Associate's degree 52 12%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 172 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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