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ZIP Code 47940

Primary City:Darlington, IN (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:39am)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -86.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47940. 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 47940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47940, 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:
Darlington, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47940 is located in central 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 47940 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47940 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,433
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 588
Median Home Value $133,400
Land Area 40.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 534
Median Household Income $55,441

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3048737833273653586555423840231383
Female343960723127523953636336463720141113
Total64871331506454889211112811878847743271916

Gender

 Male 723 50%
 Female 710 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6409412488632612
Renter51621158862
Total115611513996713214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 320 60%
 Single Guardian 77 14%
 Singles 111 21%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 327 61%
 Households with Kids 207 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male688311661114181417131122121712155
Female656103749161015141471520151398
Total1213141314131020302829312718373232252413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47940 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47940 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47940 real estate data, the median home value of $133,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47940. Rentals in 47940 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,433 100%
 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 328 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 125 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 81 14%
 Households Vacant 54 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 2%
 2 Bedroom 9 8%
 3+ Bedroom 108 91%
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 $55,441 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47940 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. Most commuters in 47940 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 564 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 27%
 No Earnings 222 21%
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 564 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 27%
 No Earnings 222 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 738 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 4%
 Worked at Home 27 3%
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 22 4.4%
 High School Graduate 411 82.0%
 Associate's degree 25 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 39 7.8%
 Master's degree 2 0.4%
 Professional school degree 2 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 281 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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