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ZIP Code 47847

Primary City:Dana, IN (View All Cities)
County: Vermillion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (12:46pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -87.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47847. 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 47847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47847, 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:
Dana, IN
Unacceptable:
Helt, Quaker

Stats and Demographics for the 47847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47847 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 47847 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 47847 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,077
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 493
Median Home Value $71,300
Land Area 48.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 431
Median Household Income $51,389

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24294228243225383843443835231918107
Female294245331931263238543637362529211215
Total537187614363517076978075714848392222

Gender

 Male 517 48%
 Female 560 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,055 98.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner633538177513912
Renter62017136962
Total1253709483604514

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 272 63%
 Single Guardian 45 10%
 Singles 101 23%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 295 68%
 Households with Kids 136 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65296669212485136114614
Female635961014399312156379593
Total12871812162012112172020199181311107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47847 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47847 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47847 real estate data, the median home value of $71,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47847 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47847 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,077 100%
 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 204 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 148 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 16%
 Households Vacant 62 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 36%
 2 Bedroom 25 47%
 3+ Bedroom 9 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 $51,389 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47847 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. However, that is not the case in 47847. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 342 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 176 18%
 No Earnings 436 46%
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 342 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 176 18%
 No Earnings 436 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 381 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 3%
 Worked at Home 27 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 28 6.9%
 High School Graduate 323 79.2%
 Associate's degree 30 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 24 5.9%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 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 109 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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