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ZIP Code 47834

Primary City:Brazil, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (10:13pm)
Coordinates:39.5, -87.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47834. 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 47834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47834, 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:
Brazil, IN
Unacceptable:
Alma Lake, Art, Asherville, Bee Ridge, Benwood, Billtown, Billville, Cardonia, Cloverland, Dick Johnson, Hoosierville, Lena, Prairie City, Rocky Fork Lake, Stearleyville, Turner, Wey Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 47834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47834 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 47834 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47834 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,215
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,469
Median Home Value $93,700
Land Area 150.02 sq mi
Water Area 1.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,548
Median Household Income $45,352

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male586662668693576569527627635716726680573411304249151104
Female542618652650553531607579626716709716601479395300261223
Total1,1281,2801,3201,3431,1291,1001,1341,2061,2611,4321,4351,3961,174890699549412327

Gender

 Male 9,457 49%
 Female 9,758 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,799 97.8%
 Black Or African American 75 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 52 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 85 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 163 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner705858981,2031,263817547186
Renter18945636937524917512046
Total2591,0411,2671,5781,512992667232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,090 54%
 Single Guardian 1,247 17%
 Singles 1,848 24%
 Singles With Roommate 363 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,031 67%
 Households with Kids 2,517 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male117113130116122143139139119127123119148151147145139142120121
Female107100105125123135108125127122145137124124130140154122104108
Total224213235241245278247264246249268256272275277285293264224229

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47834 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 47834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47834 real estate data, the median home value of $93,700 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 47834. Rentals in 47834 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,032 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 63 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,755 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,814 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,979 23%
 Households Vacant 921 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 161 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 136 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 208 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 351 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 285 14%
 2 Bedroom 968 48%
 3+ Bedroom 752 38%
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 $45,352 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47834 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. Most commuters in 47834 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,021 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,652 24%
 No Earnings 5,779 37%
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 6,021 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,652 24%
 No Earnings 5,779 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,913 94.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 196 2.3%
 Worked at Home 205 2.5%
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 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 1,047 16.1%
 High School Graduate 4,168 64.1%
 Associate's degree 515 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 463 7.1%
 Master's degree 237 3.6%
 Professional school degree 65 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,849 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 264 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 474 13.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47834

ZIP Code 47834 is in the Clay Community School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47834.

East Side Elementary School
936 East National
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Forest Park Elementary School
800 South Alabama St
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Jackson Township Elementary School
1860 East Cr 600 North
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Meridian Street Elementary School
410 North Meridian
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Staunton Elementary School
6990 North Cr 425 West
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Van Buren Elementary School
2075 East Cr 1200 North
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
North Clay Middle School
3450 West Sr 340
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clay Community School District
Northview High School
3150 West Sr 340
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clay Community School District
Cornerstone Christian Academy
1845 W Us Highway 40
Brazil, IN 47834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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