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ZIP Code 47581

Primary City:Shoals, IN (View All Cities)
County: Martin County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (7:36am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.7, -86.8
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47581. 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 47581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47581, 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:
Shoals, IN
Unacceptable:
Cale, Dover Hill, East Shoals, Halbert, Hindostan Falls, Hindostan Fls, Indian Springs, Ironton, Rollins, Trinity Sprgs, Trinity Springs, Willow Valley, Windom

Stats and Demographics for the 47581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47581 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 47581 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 higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,883
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,941
Median Home Value $82,300
Land Area 142.84 sq mi
Water Area 2.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,624
Median Household Income $45,227

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14412112712410011010512813115316515213211284544425
Female1089512512994828911911514614314613410795664534
Total2522162522531941921942472462993082982662191791208959

Gender

 Male 2,011 52%
 Female 1,872 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,809 98.1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1812521629429122313137
Renter3137544849293110
Total4916227034234025216247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 835 51%
 Single Guardian 240 15%
 Singles 464 29%
 Singles With Roommate 85 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,151 71%
 Households with Kids 473 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2336183320242526262023233229273030241322
Female2622142918142221202124322523223032311417
Total4958326238384747464147555752496062552739

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47581 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47581 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47581 real estate data, the median home value of $82,300 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 47581. Rentals in 47581 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,883 100%
 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 665 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 670 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 289 15%
 Households Vacant 317 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 10.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 15 4.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 38.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 40.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 26 14%
 2 Bedroom 102 54%
 3+ Bedroom 60 32%
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 $45,227 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47581 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, 47581 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. However, that is not the case in 47581. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,161 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 674 22%
 No Earnings 1,205 40%
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 1,161 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 674 22%
 No Earnings 1,205 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,597 95.9%
 Public transportation 4 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 2.6%
 Worked at Home 20 1.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 261 19.4%
 High School Graduate 890 66.2%
 Associate's degree 91 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 32 2.4%
 Master's degree 60 4.5%
 Professional school degree 10 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 396 66.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 123 20.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47581

ZIP Code 47581 is in the Shoals Community School Corporation. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47581.

Shoals Community Elementary School
11749 Ironton Rd
Shoals, IN 47581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shoals Community School Corporation
Shoals Comm Jr-Sr High School
7900 Us Hwy 50
Shoals, IN 47581
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shoals Community School Corporation

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