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ZIP Code 47550

Primary City:Lamar, IN (View All Cities)
County: Spencer County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (1:43pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.07, -86.93
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47550. 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 47550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47550, 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:
Lamar, IN
Acceptable:
Buffaloville
Unacceptable:
Kennedy

Stats and Demographics for the 47550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47550 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 47550 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47550 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 854
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 334
Median Home Value $147,900
Land Area 35.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 308
Median Household Income $68,807

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15293742232134253643324223135463
Female22382936151929313441352721987137
Total376766783840635670846769442213111910

Gender

 Male 433 51%
 Female 421 49%
Gender

Race

 White 843 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43754726622175
Renter16657141
Total54360777323216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 219 71%
 Single Guardian 22 7%
 Singles 59 19%
 Singles With Roommate 8 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 199 65%
 Households with Kids 109 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2125558479866861014664
Female45468798654929769954
Total66611131217121314121581713162315118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47550 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47550 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 47550 real estate data, the median home value of $147,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47550.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 854 100%
 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 197 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 31 9%
 Households Vacant 26 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 27%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $68,807 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47550 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47550 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 47550 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 373 66%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 155 28%
 No Earnings 34 6%
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 373 66%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 155 28%
 No Earnings 34 6%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 448 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 2%
 Worked at Home 6 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. 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 36 14%
 High School Graduate 170 65%
 Associate's degree 39 15%
 Bachelor's degree 18 7%
 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 121 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47550

ZIP Code 47550 is in the North Spencer County School Corporation. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47550.

Lincoln Trail Elementary School
13726 North Sr 245
Lamar, IN 47550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Spencer County School Corporation

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