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ZIP Code 47520

Primary City:Cannelton, IN (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Tell_City (6:21am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.0, -86.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47520. 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 47520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47520, 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:
Cannelton, IN
Acceptable:
Magnet, Mount Pleasant, Mt Pleasant, Tobinsport
Unacceptable:
Cannelton Heights, Cannelton Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 47520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47520 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 47520 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 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 47520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,267
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,673
Median Home Value $83,900
Land Area 81.51 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,406
Median Household Income $36,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male117110103110827910377951471631271257855422724
Female979410491789787981061381471251057252393934
Total214204207201160176190175201285310252230150107816658

Gender

 Male 1,664 51%
 Female 1,603 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,215 98.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 29 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18921382492341338535
Renter32916410566302410
Total5018320235430016310945

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 670 48%
 Single Guardian 219 16%
 Singles 448 32%
 Singles With Roommate 69 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,000 71%
 Households with Kids 406 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2621192620222819211518221830231822281921
Female211627211418172619111821302417132722128
Total4737464734404545402636434854403149503129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47520 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47520 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47520 real estate data, the median home value of $83,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47520 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47520 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,238 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 29 1%
 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 638 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 346 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 422 25%
 Households Vacant 267 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 16.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 33 12.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 33.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 36.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 145 31.5%
 2 Bedroom 170 37.0%
 3+ Bedroom 142 30.9%
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 $36,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47520 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, 47520 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47520 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 897 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 22%
 No Earnings 969 40%
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 897 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 22%
 No Earnings 969 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,194 96.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 5 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 1.9%
 Worked at Home 13 1.1%
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 163 16.2%
 High School Graduate 680 67.6%
 Associate's degree 73 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 66 6.6%
 Master's degree 21 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 505 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 108 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47520

ZIP Code 47520 is in the Cannelton City School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47520.

Cannelton Elementary & High School
3rd/taylor Sts
Cannelton, IN 47520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cannelton City School District
Cornerstone Christian School
117 S 2nd St
Cannelton, IN 47520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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