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ZIP Code 47523

Primary City:Dale, IN (View All Cities)
Coordinates:38.2, -87.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47523. 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 47523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47523, 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:
Dale, IN
Unacceptable:
Carter, Heilman, Pigeon, Selvin

Stats and Demographics for the 47523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47523 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 47523 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47523 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,435
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,460
Median Home Value $105,000
Land Area 65.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,327
Median Household Income $56,328

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14112010412985113110961051271541261256945493024
Female111100118110709010584911251471221158660505742
Total252220222239155203215180196252301248240155105998766

Gender

 Male 1,752 51%
 Female 1,683 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,143 91.5%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 14 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 228 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner161311542342361339230
Renter2959516135292413
Total4519020529527116211643

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 767 58%
 Single Guardian 163 12%
 Singles 346 26%
 Singles With Roommate 51 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 890 67%
 Households with Kids 437 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2823362527251725261722182225272525322016
Female2126202018181227253023231824222326192010
Total4949564545432952514745414049494851514026

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47523 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 47523 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 47523 real estate data, the median home value of $105,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47523 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47523 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,351 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 2%
 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 628 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 398 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 301 21%
 Households Vacant 133 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Sale Only 23 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 108 36%
 2 Bedroom 105 35%
 3+ Bedroom 82 27%
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 $56,328 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47523 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 47523 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 1,013 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 697 27%
 No Earnings 915 35%
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 1,013 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 697 27%
 No Earnings 915 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,471 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 3%
 Worked at Home 73 5%
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 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 165 15%
 High School Graduate 608 54%
 Associate's degree 165 15%
 Bachelor's degree 96 8%
 Master's degree 98 9%
 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 498 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47523

ZIP Code 47523 is in the North Spencer County School Corporation. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47523.

David Turnham Edl Center
Dunn and Locust Sts
Dale, IN 47523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Spencer County School Corporation

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