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ZIP Code 47802

Primary City:Terre Haute, IN (View All Cities)
County: Vigo County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:33am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.4, -87.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47802. 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 47802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47802, 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:
Terre Haute, IN
Unacceptable:
Allendale, Dowden Acres, Holly Hills, Honey Creek Square, Keller, Kingswood Terra, Lake Noji, Lakeview Estates, Lakewood, Maryland, Marywood, Oak Grove, Paint Mill Lake, Prairie Village, Southwood, Spring Hill Estates, Spring Valley Estates, Wonder Lake, Woodgate, Woodgate East, Youngstown, Youngstown Acres, Youngstown Meadows

Stats and Demographics for the 47802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47802 is located in west 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 47802 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47802 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,532
Population Density 214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,283
Median Home Value $111,800
Land Area 161.60 sq mi
Water Area 3.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,970
Median Household Income $43,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0971,0871,0501,0661,2491,5571,5861,5531,3721,3941,3891,119913609448345270247
Female1,0479869699631,1591,1089509689231,0961,1001,124928705560493510592
Total2,1442,0732,0192,0292,4082,6652,5362,5212,2952,4902,4892,2431,8411,3141,008838780839

Gender

 Male 18,351 53%
 Female 16,181 47%
Gender

Race

 White 29,256 84.7%
 Black Or African American 3,261 9.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 147 0.4%
 Asian 871 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 208 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 781 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1068101,2811,7571,7981,120766313
Renter7801,242822747496328333271
Total8862,0522,1032,5042,2941,4481,099584

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,895 45%
 Single Guardian 2,299 18%
 Singles 3,936 30%
 Singles With Roommate 840 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,916 69%
 Households with Kids 4,054 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male233228200228229207211222218228207189230196230206225216189233
Female205194224212193235185194179186208200194181192193184212182223
Total438422424440422442396416397414415389424377422399409428371456

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47802 has a slightly less than average 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 47802 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47802 real estate data, the median home value of $111,800 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 47802. Rentals in 47802 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,795 89.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3,260 9.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 83 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 236 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 30 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 128 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,537 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,414 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,019 35%
 Households Vacant 1,313 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 542 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 200 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 72 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 368 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 113 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,231 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,225 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,199 25%
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 $43,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47802 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. More commuters in 47802 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 9,733 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,863 25%
 No Earnings 11,120 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 9,733 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,863 25%
 No Earnings 11,120 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,289 96.1%
 Public transportation 54 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 222 1.6%
 Worked at Home 247 1.8%
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 1,736 14%
 High School Graduate 7,265 57%
 Associate's degree 952 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,602 13%
 Master's degree 595 5%
 Professional school degree 388 3%
 Doctorate degree 244 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,072 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 440 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 694 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47802

ZIP Code 47802 is in the Vigo County School Corporation. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47802.

Blanche E Fuqua Elementary School
1111 Wheeler Ave
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Dixie Bee Elementary School
1655 East Jessica Dr
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Farrington Grove Elementary School
1826 South 6th St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Honey Creek Middle School
6601 South Carlisle St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Sarah Scott Middle School
1000 Grant St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Sugar Grove Elementary School
2800 Wallace Ave
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Hoosier Prairie Elementary School
2800 West Harlan Dr
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Terre Haute South Vigo High School
3737 South 7th St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Booker T Washington Alternative School
3707 South 7th St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vigo County School Corporation
Holy Cross School
6401 S Us Highway 41
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bible Baptist Academy
2500 Margaret Ave
Terre Haute, IN 47802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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