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ZIP Code 47648

Primary City:Fort Branch, IN (View All Cities)
County: Gibson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:42pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -87.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47648

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47648. 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 47648. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47648, 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:
Fort Branch, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47648 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47648 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 47648 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47648 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,373
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,844
Median Home Value $108,800
Land Area 53.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,730
Median Household Income $53,235

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1651461351631141451411521441821781341208671552923
Female15415314514212113711413613517517314311910075744648
Total3192992803052352822552882793573512772391861461297571

Gender

 Male 2,183 50%
 Female 2,190 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,255 97.3%
 Black Or African American 16 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 35 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2318724233627117512046
Renter3470647233202314
Total5725730640830419514360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,030 60%
 Single Guardian 220 13%
 Singles 414 24%
 Singles With Roommate 66 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,161 67%
 Households with Kids 569 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3133323330362823292925332523303637322831
Female2633293426303628332631302830302732361727
Total5766616756666451625556635353606369684558

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47648 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47648 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 47648 real estate data, the median home value of $108,800 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 47648. Rentals in 47648 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47648 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,373 100%
 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 910 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 490 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 330 18%
 Households Vacant 114 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 24 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 3%
 1 Bedroom 109 29%
 2 Bedroom 190 51%
 3+ Bedroom 63 17%
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 $53,235 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47648 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47648 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47648 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 1,603 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 905 25%
 No Earnings 1,073 30%
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 1,603 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 905 25%
 No Earnings 1,073 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,179 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 1.0%
 Worked at Home 30 1.3%
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 99 6.2%
 High School Graduate 1,118 69.6%
 Associate's degree 97 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 183 11.4%
 Master's degree 86 5.4%
 Professional school degree 6 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 18 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 583 66.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 179 20.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 109 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47648

ZIP Code 47648 is in the South Gibson School Corporation. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47648.

Fort Branch Community School
7670 South Eastview Ln
Fort Branch, IN 47648
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Gibson School Corporation
Gibson Southern High School
3499 West 800 South
Fort Branch, IN 47648
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Gibson School Corporation
Holy Cross School
202 S Church St
Fort Branch, IN 47648
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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