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ZIP Code 47922

Primary City:Brook, IN (View All Cities)
County: Newton County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:36am)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.9, -87.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47922

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47922. 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 47922. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47922, 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:
Brook, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47922 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47922 is located in northwest 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 47922 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47922 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,623
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 671
Median Home Value $84,300
Land Area 75.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 602
Median Household Income $50,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male535353493545484452725356474731241912
Female503858574240384058555755504139342454
Total1039111110677858684110127110111978870584366

Gender

 Male 793 49%
 Female 830 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,525 94.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 74 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4376197108854914
Renter7323431131299
Total116995128121975823

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 341 57%
 Single Guardian 95 16%
 Singles 144 24%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 412 68%
 Households with Kids 190 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7111016919125814988141110157611
Female61488698691412101396131216104
Total1325182415282011172821182123172327231615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47922 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47922 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47922 real estate data, the median home value of $84,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47922 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47922 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47922 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,563 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 4%
 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 299 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 156 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 22%
 Households Vacant 69 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 24 13%
 2 Bedroom 55 30%
 3+ Bedroom 104 56%
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 $50,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47922 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, 47922 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. More commuters in 47922 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 417 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 289 24%
 No Earnings 493 41%
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 417 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 289 24%
 No Earnings 493 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 590 95%
 Public transportation 7 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 3%
 Worked at Home 10 2%
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. 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 110 21.5%
 High School Graduate 344 67.3%
 Associate's degree 19 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 34 6.7%
 Master's degree 3 0.6%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 316 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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