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ZIP Code 47620

Primary City:Mount Vernon, IN (View All Cities)
County: Posey County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (1:35pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.9, -87.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47620

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47620. 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 47620. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47620, 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:
Mount Vernon, IN
Unacceptable:
Solitude

Stats and Demographics for the 47620 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47620 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 47620 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47620 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,427
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,825
Median Home Value $122,000
Land Area 208.02 sq mi
Water Area 7.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,251
Median Household Income $58,422

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male42146248853938034436138944450859352837728622415210469
Female389391452450386352357404478546549479408343255197165157
Total8108539409897666967187939221,0541,1421,007785629479349269226

Gender

 Male 6,669 50%
 Female 6,758 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,888 96.0%
 Black Or African American 211 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 40 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 190 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56405690990897591335128
Renter157232185218152968534
Total2136378751,2081,049687420162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,075 59%
 Single Guardian 733 14%
 Singles 1,246 24%
 Singles With Roommate 197 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,504 67%
 Households with Kids 1,747 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7683938210298798895959210310593101112146968476
Female76877478738483906189939287911049488857998
Total152170167160175182162178156184185195192184205206234181163174

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47620 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47620 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47620 real estate data, the median home value of $122,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47620. Rentals in 47620 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47620 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,262 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 74 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,676 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,416 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,159 20%
 Households Vacant 574 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 187 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 103 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 53 5%
 1 Bedroom 291 30%
 2 Bedroom 364 38%
 3+ Bedroom 262 27%
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 $58,422 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47620 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47620 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,260 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,710 26%
 No Earnings 3,371 33%
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 4,260 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,710 26%
 No Earnings 3,371 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,903 96.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 1.2%
 Worked at Home 109 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 359 8%
 High School Graduate 2,780 64%
 Associate's degree 234 5%
 Bachelor's degree 624 14%
 Master's degree 170 4%
 Professional school degree 102 2%
 Doctorate degree 42 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,148 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 298 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 100 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47620

ZIP Code 47620 is in the M S D Mount Vernon School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47620.

Farmersville Elementary School
4065 Hwy 69 South
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Mount Vernon School District
Marrs Elementary School
9201 Hwy 62 East
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Mount Vernon School District
Mount Vernon Jr High School
701 Tile Factory Rd
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: M S D Mount Vernon School District
West Elementary School
1105 West 4th St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Mount Vernon School District
Mount Vernon High School
700 Harriett St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: M S D Mount Vernon School District
St Philip School
3420 Saint Phillips Rd S
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Matthew Elementary School
401 Mulberry St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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