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ZIP Code 47591

Primary City:Vincennes, IN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (5:25pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.6, -87.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47591

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47591. 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 47591. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47591, 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:
Vincennes, IN
Unacceptable:
Fritchton

Stats and Demographics for the 47591 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47591 is located in southwest 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 47591 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47591 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,770
Population Density 165 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,555
Median Home Value $87,800
Land Area 161.76 sq mi
Water Area 1.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,529
Median Household Income $40,815

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7917197951,5951,614901697665714918948869694509452300212172
Female7316837371,1481,081755649657673923990901788627540456396470
Total1,5221,4021,5322,7432,6951,6561,3461,3221,3871,8411,9381,7701,4821,136992756608642

Gender

 Male 13,565 51%
 Female 13,205 49%
Gender

Race

 White 25,008 93.4%
 Black Or African American 960 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 197 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 155 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 387 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner816288521,4901,4701,056726262
Renter692816601667484293251160
Total7731,4441,4532,1571,9541,349977422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,749 45%
 Single Guardian 1,715 16%
 Singles 3,312 31%
 Singles With Roommate 753 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,561 72%
 Households with Kids 2,968 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male140156186155143140134152150185141144163162191181188266769609
Female149160137145139136155122131156142146143150152155155239447350
Total2893163233002822762892742813412832903063123433363435051,216959

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47591 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47591 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47591 real estate data, the median home value of $87,800 is slightly less than average 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 47591. Rentals in 47591 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47591 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,202 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 295 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 122 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 299 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,836 6.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,231 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,334 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,964 34%
 Households Vacant 1,026 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 346 33.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 2.8%
 For Sale Only 155 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 9.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 359 35.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 2%
 1 Bedroom 882 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,890 52%
 3+ Bedroom 782 22%
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 $40,815 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47591 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. More commuters in 47591 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 8,017 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,736 26%
 No Earnings 8,377 38%
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 8,017 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,736 26%
 No Earnings 8,377 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,971 93.4%
 Public transportation 35 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 496 4.2%
 Worked at Home 242 2.1%
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 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 1,044 13%
 High School Graduate 4,301 53%
 Associate's degree 1,301 16%
 Bachelor's degree 880 11%
 Master's degree 437 5%
 Professional school degree 138 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,825 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 473 9.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 598 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47591

ZIP Code 47591 is in the South Knox School Corporation. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47591.

South Knox Elementary School
6078 East Sr 61
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Knox School Corporation
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
2600 Wabash Ave
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
Francis Vigo Elementary School
1513 Main St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
George Rogers Clark School
1926 South Richard Bauer Dr
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School
1008 Upper 11th St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
Tecumseh-Harrison Elementary School
2116 North 2nd St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
South Knox Middle-High School
6136 East Sr 61
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Knox School Corporation
Twin Rivers Career & Tech Ed Area
20 North Third St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Twin Rivers Career & Tech Ed Area School District
Lincoln High School
1545 South Hart St Rd
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vincennes Community School Corporation
Flaget Elementary School
800 Vigo St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rivet Jr Sr High School
210 Barnett St
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lakeview Jr-Sr High School
2290 S Theobald Ln
Vincennes, IN 47591
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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