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ZIP Code 47860

Primary City:Mecca, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Parke County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:18am)
Coordinates:39.727, -87.336
ZIP (~1100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47860

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47860. 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 47860. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47860, 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:
Mecca, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47860 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47860 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 47860 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47860 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 321
Population Density 483 people per sq mi
Housing Units 129
Median Home Value $39,500
Land Area 0.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 116
Median Household Income $33,512

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1613171461012101331011101010101
Female1213136107999912910127601
Total282630201617211922122220202217702

Gender

 Male 167 52%
 Female 154 48%
Gender

Race

 White 313 97.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2101413192551
Renter57544110
Total7171917232661

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 58 50%
 Single Guardian 32 28%
 Singles 20 17%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 67 58%
 Households with Kids 49 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male36321640244432513503
Female04411552063301013111
Total31073211922107733526614

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47860 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47860 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 47860 real estate data, the median home value of $39,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 47860 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47860 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 321 100%
 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 41 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 48 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 21%
 Households Vacant 13 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 19%
 2 Bedroom 11 41%
 3+ Bedroom 11 41%
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 $33,512 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47860 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47860 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 93 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 33%
 No Earnings 83 32%
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 93 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 33%
 No Earnings 83 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 133 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 9%
 High School Graduate 105 91%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 60 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 31%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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