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ZIP Code 47848

Primary City:Dugger, IN (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:19pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.04, -87.26
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47848. 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 47848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47848, 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:
Dugger, IN
Unacceptable:
Ellis, Gambill

Stats and Demographics for the 47848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47848 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 47848 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47848 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,691
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 832
Median Home Value $71,400
Land Area 16.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 691
Median Household Income $52,880

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male36475968494346585473565754622330129
Female615647544141444859635858714136312224
Total9710310612290849010611313611411512510359613433

Gender

 Male 836 49%
 Female 855 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,683 99.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114795109116956022
Renter11202931201168
Total22671241401361066630

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 392 57%
 Single Guardian 94 14%
 Singles 176 25%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 482 70%
 Households with Kids 209 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81064116111098161013121919710136
Female13131210614618127991111771319810
Total2123181417201728211525192423262620292116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47848 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47848 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47848 real estate data, the median home value of $71,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47848 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47848 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,691 100%
 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 325 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 16%
 Households Vacant 141 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 36 33%
 2 Bedroom 16 15%
 3+ Bedroom 56 51%
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 $52,880 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47848 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47848 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. Most commuters in 47848 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 620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 23%
 No Earnings 531 36%
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 620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 23%
 No Earnings 531 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 794 97.5%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1.1%
 Worked at Home 9 1.1%
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 76 11.4%
 High School Graduate 402 60.1%
 Associate's degree 114 17.0%
 Bachelor's degree 49 7.3%
 Master's degree 26 3.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 228 65.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 22.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47848

ZIP Code 47848 is in the Northeast School Corporation. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47848.

Dugger Elementary School
7356 East Cr 50 South
Dugger, IN 47848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northeast School Corporation
Union High School
7356 East Cr 50 South
Dugger, IN 47848
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northeast School Corporation
United Christian Academy
7586 E State St
Dugger, IN 47848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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