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ZIP Code 47948

Primary City:Goodland, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:45am)
Coordinates:40.8, -87.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47948

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47948. 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 47948. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47948, 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:
Goodland, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47948 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47948 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 47948 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47948 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,359
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 611
Median Home Value $77,000
Land Area 55.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 556
Median Household Income $47,604

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male 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
Male354445493437324345705649283722192114
Female423734453035363941585557393626202227
Total778179946472688286128111106677348394341

Gender

 Male 680 50%
 Female 679 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,325 97.5%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner633659781664428
Renter11182040209117
Total175185137101755535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 280 50%
 Single Guardian 94 17%
 Singles 141 25%
 Singles With Roommate 41 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 391 70%
 Households with Kids 165 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9876989117101188893151575
Female126979103964648129137977
Total2114161318181220131417121620181622241412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47948 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47948 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47948 real estate data, the median home value of $77,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47948 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47948 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47948 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,359 100%
 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 274 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 146 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 22%
 Households Vacant 55 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 22%
 2 Bedroom 31 24%
 3+ Bedroom 69 54%
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 $47,604 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47948 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 47948 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 485 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 28%
 No Earnings 387 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 485 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 28%
 No Earnings 387 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 636 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 10 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 3%
 Worked at Home 45 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 46 10%
 High School Graduate 346 75%
 Associate's degree 5 1%
 Bachelor's degree 47 10%
 Master's degree 19 4%
 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 211 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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