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ZIP Code 47942

Primary City:Earl Park, IN (View All Cities)
County: Benton County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:32pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.68, -87.44
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47942

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47942. 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 47942. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47942, 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:
Earl Park, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47942 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47942 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 47942 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47942 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 660
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 328
Median Home Value $86,800
Land Area 56.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 273
Median Household Income $51,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182325291817113021214031231471166
Female2114161513815202530243126131212410
Total393741443125265046516462492719231016

Gender

 Male 351 53%
 Female 309 47%
Gender

Race

 White 639 96.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4934575026249
Renter51312916311
Total922466666292510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 145 53%
 Single Guardian 32 12%
 Singles 71 26%
 Singles With Roommate 25 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 200 73%
 Households with Kids 73 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54134526636574359665
Female45463422344323145324
Total9959794897108974914989

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47942 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47942 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47942 real estate data, the median home value of $86,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47942. Rentals in 47942 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47942 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 657 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 133 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 18%
 Households Vacant 55 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 8 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 12 19%
 3+ Bedroom 47 73%
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 $51,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47942 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47942 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 241 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 168 29%
 No Earnings 168 29%
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 241 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 168 29%
 No Earnings 168 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 333 88%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 7%
 Worked at Home 12 3%
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 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 29 12%
 High School Graduate 186 75%
 Associate's degree 15 6%
 Bachelor's degree 19 8%
 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 86 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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