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ZIP Code 47438

Primary City:Jasonville, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:56am)
Coordinates:39.2, -87.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47438. 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 47438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47438, 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:
Jasonville, IN
Unacceptable:
Bogle Corner, Buchanan Cnr, Buchanan Corner, Gilmour, Howesville, Lonetree

Stats and Demographics for the 47438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47438 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 47438 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47438 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,798
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,197
Median Home Value $68,200
Land Area 59.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,925
Median Household Income $41,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15217016615012412913714813618918916914311181815226
Female12916617516011213414516115218017217813112398786190
Total281336341310236263282309288369361347274234179159113116

Gender

 Male 2,353 49%
 Female 2,445 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,702 98.0%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.3%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2915221732429323616056
Renter2899818166424219
Total5725129840535927820275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,002 52%
 Single Guardian 300 16%
 Singles 536 28%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,301 68%
 Households with Kids 624 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3422283932293935352839283734343331322039
Female2827272527293039413838333630364329262619
Total6249556459586974766677617364707660584658

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47438 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47438 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47438 real estate data, the median home value of $68,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47438 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47438 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,753 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 1%
 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 833 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 634 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 458 21%
 Households Vacant 272 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 39 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 153 35%
 2 Bedroom 140 32%
 3+ Bedroom 128 30%
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 $41,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47438 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 47438 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,133 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 806 24%
 No Earnings 1,420 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 1,133 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 806 24%
 No Earnings 1,420 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,504 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 3%
 Worked at Home 73 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 192 13%
 High School Graduate 959 67%
 Associate's degree 157 11%
 Bachelor's degree 86 6%
 Master's degree 43 3%
 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 743 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 174 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47438

ZIP Code 47438 is in the M S D Shakamak School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47438.

Shakamak Elementary School
9233 Shakamak Sch Rd
Jasonville, IN 47438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Shakamak School District
Shakamak Jr-Sr High School
9233 Shakamak School Rd
Jasonville, IN 47438
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: M S D Shakamak School District

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