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ZIP Code 47853

Primary City:Harmony, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Clay County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:47pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5349, -87.0716
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47853

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47853. 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 47853. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47853, 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:
Harmony, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47853 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47853 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 47853 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47853 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 134
Population Density 3,101 people per sq mi
Housing Units 61
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 0.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 53
Median Household Income $55,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male347334394751411100
Female754745456354323412
Total1091110797141010105734512

Gender

 Male 60 45%
 Female 74 55%
Gender

Race

 White 125 93%
 Black Or African American 4 3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 2 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner03465441
Renter15861221
Total1812126662

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 23 43%
 Single Guardian 13 25%
 Singles 17 32%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 36 68%
 Households with Kids 17 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00301101121112001110
Female01222102010012221021
Total01523203131124222131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47853 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47853 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 47853 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 47853 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47853 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 134 100%
 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 17 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 10 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 43%
 Households Vacant 8 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 88%
 3+ Bedroom 2 13%
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 $55,500 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47853 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 47853 can expect to fall in that range. 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 35 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 29%
 No Earnings 24 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 35 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 29%
 No Earnings 24 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 52 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 2 5%
 High School Graduate 12 31%
 Associate's degree 16 41%
 Bachelor's degree 9 23%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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