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ZIP Code 47840

Primary City:Centerpoint, IN (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:39am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.4, -87.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47840. 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 47840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47840, 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:
Centerpoint, IN
Acceptable:
Center Point
Unacceptable:
Ashboro, Saline City, Sugar Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 47840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47840 is located in west 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 47840 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47840 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,500
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 696
Median Home Value $99,400
Land Area 53.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 593
Median Household Income $57,768

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male393245555045433752767445414029171510
Female354851574442295144656956373635201917
Total7480961129487728896141143101787664373427

Gender

 Male 745 50%
 Female 755 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,482 98.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4477214293774418
Renter112219189953
Total156991160102864921

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 367 62%
 Single Guardian 69 12%
 Singles 134 23%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 411 69%
 Households with Kids 182 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21110464877511101181310121289
Female105671011781211106168810171488
Total1216161116151515191621162716212029261617

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47840 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 47840 real estate data, the median home value of $99,400 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 47840. Rentals in 47840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,500 100%
 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 320 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 177 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 14%
 Households Vacant 103 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 14%
 2 Bedroom 34 39%
 3+ Bedroom 41 47%
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 $57,768 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47840 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. Most commuters in 47840 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 612 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 344 23%
 No Earnings 519 35%
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 612 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 344 23%
 No Earnings 519 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 779 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 4%
 Worked at Home 27 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 125 20.4%
 High School Graduate 380 62.0%
 Associate's degree 2 0.3%
 Bachelor's degree 62 10.1%
 Master's degree 44 7.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 262 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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