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ZIP Code 47553

Primary City:Loogootee, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (6:50am)
Coordinates:38.7, -86.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47553. 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 47553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47553, 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:
Loogootee, IN
Unacceptable:
Alfordsville, Bramble, Burns City, Reeve, Rutherford, Scenic Hill, Whitfield

Stats and Demographics for the 47553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47553 is located in south Indiana and covers a slightly higher 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 47553 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47553 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,495
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,421
Median Home Value $98,900
Land Area 139.43 sq mi
Water Area 2.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,135
Median Household Income $44,424

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male321354358334211257232266254305309296252171115906344
Female34731630630423621422626724330331728623819315111311093
Total668670664638447471458533497608626582490364266203173137

Gender

 Male 4,232 50%
 Female 4,263 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,403 98.9%
 Black Or African American 16 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 34 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5832644157758231720554
Renter421188710382555335
Total10044452868066437225889

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,841 59%
 Single Guardian 399 13%
 Singles 793 25%
 Singles With Roommate 102 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,040 65%
 Households with Kids 1,095 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6064747376736563777374716773806061726136
Female7773646476555855726560665461656157695250
Total13713713813715212812311814913813413712113414512111814111386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47553 has a small 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 47553 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 47553 real estate data, the median home value of $98,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47553 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,414 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 74 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,493 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,067 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 575 17%
 Households Vacant 286 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 24 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 101 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 3%
 1 Bedroom 92 13%
 2 Bedroom 253 36%
 3+ Bedroom 328 47%
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 $44,424 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47553 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. 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 47553 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,772 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 23%
 No Earnings 2,206 34%
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 2,772 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 23%
 No Earnings 2,206 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,489 92.1%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 3.5%
 Worked at Home 153 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 683 25.1%
 High School Graduate 1,517 55.7%
 Associate's degree 295 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 144 5.3%
 Master's degree 78 2.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,342 66.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 291 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 389 19.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47553

ZIP Code 47553 is in the Loogootee Community School Corporation. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47553.

Loogootee Elementary School
101 Costello Dr
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Loogootee Community School Corporation
Loogootee Intermediate School
201 Brooks Ave
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Loogootee Community School Corporation
Loogootee Jr/Sr High School
201 Brooks Ave
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Loogootee Community School Corporation
Fairview Amish School
4792 N 1000 E
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
South East Center
2959 N 1000 E
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hickory Ridge Amish School
7742 N 1100 E
Loogootee, IN 47553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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