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ZIP Code 47578

Primary City:Sandborn, IN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (6:18pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.86, -87.19
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47578

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47578. 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 47578. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47578, 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:
Sandborn, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47578 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47578 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 47578 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47578 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 776
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 365
Median Home Value $78,200
Land Area 50.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 326
Median Household Income $58,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19222329211620292728263032231611117
Female192021242516201824312733312119131212
Total384244534632404751595363634435242319

Gender

 Male 390 50%
 Female 386 50%
Gender

Race

 White 769 99.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner322455764442916
Renter2121348511
Total534586172493017

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 190 58%
 Single Guardian 37 11%
 Singles 82 25%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 72%
 Households with Kids 91 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54417234636518259767
Female72642366314484754534
Total12610595910941099129101312911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47578 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47578 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47578 real estate data, the median home value of $78,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47578. Rentals in 47578 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47578 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 776 100%
 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 145 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 46 13%
 Households Vacant 39 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 77%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 2%
 2 Bedroom 40 87%
 3+ Bedroom 5 11%
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 $58,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47578 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 47578 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 248 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 17%
 No Earnings 245 41%
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 248 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 17%
 No Earnings 245 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 301 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 4%
 Worked at Home 7 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 20 9%
 High School Graduate 142 65%
 Associate's degree 7 3%
 Bachelor's degree 40 18%
 Master's degree 8 4%
 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 108 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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