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ZIP Code 47631

Primary City:New Harmony, IN (View All Cities)
County: Posey County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:37pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -87.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47631

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47631. 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 47631. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47631, 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:
New Harmony, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47631 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47631 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 47631 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 47631 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,042
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,043
Median Home Value $121,000
Land Area 60.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 864
Median Household Income $53,287

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3838737350366041588010093775643312416
Female393962534046525657868496895552513563
Total777713512690821129711516618418916611195825979

Gender

 Male 987 48%
 Female 1,055 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,014 98.6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner651791631721147119
Renter1238352934131216
Total18891141922061278335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 506 59%
 Single Guardian 82 9%
 Singles 249 29%
 Singles With Roommate 27 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 649 75%
 Households with Kids 215 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male868634109121418111515132018111110
Female957910567118141015151581361111
Total171115151391616232232213030282831172221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47631 has a slightly higher than average 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 47631 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47631 real estate data, the median home value of $121,000 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 47631. Rentals in 47631 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47631 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,966 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 76 4%
 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 417 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 258 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 189 18%
 Households Vacant 179 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 23 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 13%
 2 Bedroom 71 50%
 3+ Bedroom 53 37%
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 $53,287 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47631 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 47631 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 576 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 336 22%
 No Earnings 634 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 576 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 336 22%
 No Earnings 634 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 727 90.9%
 Public transportation 6 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 5.1%
 Worked at Home 26 3.3%
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 42 6.5%
 High School Graduate 438 67.6%
 Associate's degree 60 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 79 12.2%
 Master's degree 15 2.3%
 Professional school degree 5 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 9 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 210 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 20.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 1.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47631

ZIP Code 47631 is in the New Harmony Town & Twp Consolidated School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47631.

New Harmony Elementary & High School
1000 East St
New Harmony, IN 47631
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New Harmony Town & Twp Consolidated School District

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