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ZIP Code 47524

Primary City:Decker, IN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (5:19pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -87.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47524. 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 47524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47524, 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:
Decker, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47524 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 47524 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47524 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 605
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 286
Median Home Value $73,400
Land Area 50.93 sq mi
Water Area 2.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 227
Median Household Income $42,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14252628191518302521271921914821
Female231819151417181415282124131711745
Total3743454333323644404948433426251566

Gender

 Male 322 53%
 Female 283 47%
Gender

Race

 White 585 96.7%
 Black Or African American 9 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41935433924124
Renter497127620
Total82842554630144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 144 63%
 Single Guardian 27 12%
 Singles 46 20%
 Singles With Roommate 10 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 149 66%
 Households with Kids 78 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41249633483753827562
Female41772341843624470313
Total82911119741212613771297875

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47524 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47524 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 47524 real estate data, the median home value of $73,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47524 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47524 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 605 100%
 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 99 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 16%
 Households Vacant 59 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 53%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 82%
 1 Bedroom 2 9%
 2 Bedroom 2 9%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $42,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47524 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, 47524 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. More commuters in 47524 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 219 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 15%
 No Earnings 157 36%
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 219 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 15%
 No Earnings 157 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 272 98.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 1 0.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 21 10%
 High School Graduate 138 64%
 Associate's degree 57 26%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 48 85.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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