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ZIP Code 47512

Primary City:Bicknell, IN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (3:58am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.8, -87.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47512. 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 47512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47512, 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:
Bicknell, IN
Unacceptable:
Indian Creek Settlement, Indian Crk Stlmt, Jonestown

Stats and Demographics for the 47512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47512 is located in southwest 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 47512 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 47512 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,981
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,002
Median Home Value $62,200
Land Area 49.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,623
Median Household Income $39,279

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14312511012612511412111112215114913111610278664022
Female125129158121116107114106109166136125113121112645453
Total2682542682472412212352172313172852562292231901309475

Gender

 Male 1,952 49%
 Female 2,029 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,898 97.9%
 Black Or African American 19 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2510815323523520712845
Renter4596898765553317
Total7020424232230026216162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 821 51%
 Single Guardian 245 15%
 Singles 474 29%
 Singles With Roommate 83 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,135 70%
 Households with Kids 488 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2133302928341825202821222118272521361726
Female2327223332231631273740312426182932182427
Total4460526260573456476561534544455453544153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47512 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47512 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47512 real estate data, the median home value of $62,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47512 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47512 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,973 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 650 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 486 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 487 24%
 Households Vacant 379 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 34 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 153 28%
 2 Bedroom 137 25%
 3+ Bedroom 265 48%
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 $39,279 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47512 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47512 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. Most commuters in 47512 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,094 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 24%
 No Earnings 1,269 41%
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 1,094 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 24%
 No Earnings 1,269 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,562 96.7%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 1.7%
 Worked at Home 19 1.2%
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 181 13.6%
 High School Graduate 904 68.1%
 Associate's degree 112 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 83 6.3%
 Master's degree 38 2.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 594 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47512

ZIP Code 47512 is in the North Knox School Corporation. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47512.

North Knox Primary School
215 East 4th St
Bicknell, IN 47512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Knox School Corporation
North Knox Jr-Sr High School
10890 North Sr 159
Bicknell, IN 47512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Knox School Corporation

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