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ZIP Code 47959

Primary City:Monon, IN (View All Cities)
County: White County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (12:47pm)
Coordinates:40.9, -86.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47959

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47959. 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 47959. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47959, 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:
Monon, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47959 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47959 is located in north 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 47959 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47959 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,822
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,315
Median Home Value $92,200
Land Area 68.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,033
Median Household Income $41,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male116103117123747495749310710281697541462110
Female115989510679647385868010382898068403820
Total231201212229153138168159179187205163158155109865930

Gender

 Male 1,421 50%
 Female 1,401 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,364 83.8%
 Black Or African American 11 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 377 13.4%
 Two Or More Races 59 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9671141641611439520
Renter195852622526144
Total2812516622618616910924

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 547 53%
 Single Guardian 176 17%
 Singles 257 25%
 Singles With Roommate 53 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 671 65%
 Households with Kids 362 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1623242421202028143215212326282226291814
Female3117162117241722182116241816272224161725
Total4740404538443750325331454142554450453539

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47959 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47959 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47959 real estate data, the median home value of $92,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47959 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47959 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47959 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,822 100%
 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 480 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 293 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 260 20%
 Households Vacant 282 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 17.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Sale Only 22 7.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 160 56.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 16.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 15%
 2 Bedroom 106 36%
 3+ Bedroom 146 49%
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 $41,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47959 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47959 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 47959 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 761 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 27%
 No Earnings 760 36%
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 761 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 27%
 No Earnings 760 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,159 97.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 7 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1.4%
 Worked at Home 11 0.9%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 158 19.3%
 High School Graduate 486 59.4%
 Associate's degree 80 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 57 7.0%
 Master's degree 27 3.3%
 Professional school degree 7 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 553 77.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 68 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47959

ZIP Code 47959 is in the North White School Corporation. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47959.

North White Primary School
167 West Sr 16
Monon, IN 47959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North White School Corporation
North White Intermediate
310 East Broadway
Monon, IN 47959
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North White School Corporation
North White Jr/Sr High School
310 East Broadway
Monon, IN 47959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North White School Corporation

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