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ZIP Code 47977

Primary City:Remington, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:53pm)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -87.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47977

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47977. 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 47977. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47977, 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:
Remington, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47977 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47977 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 47977 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 47977 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,206
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 974
Median Home Value $104,200
Land Area 83.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 879
Median Household Income $51,793

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male868782745961615768788674627034212112
Female796763726254677166858379695836423129
Total16515414514612111512812813416316915313112870635241

Gender

 Male 1,093 50%
 Female 1,113 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,151 97.5%
 Black Or African American 9 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner862991391261036830
Renter326037473222113
Total401221361861581257933

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 505 57%
 Single Guardian 133 15%
 Singles 197 22%
 Singles With Roommate 44 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 584 66%
 Households with Kids 295 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1923122220191417171610152120141212231310
Female81819191511121514128121021171613161013
Total2741314135302632312818273141312825392323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47977 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47977 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47977 real estate data, the median home value of $104,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47977. Rentals in 47977 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47977 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,206 100%
 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 410 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 244 25%
 Households Vacant 95 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 18 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 7%
 2 Bedroom 97 45%
 3+ Bedroom 104 48%
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 $51,793 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47977 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. More commuters in 47977 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 771 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 21%
 No Earnings 548 33%
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 771 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 21%
 No Earnings 548 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 960 94.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 1.8%
 Worked at Home 37 3.6%
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 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 99 14.1%
 High School Graduate 461 65.5%
 Associate's degree 56 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 85 12.1%
 Master's degree 3 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 302 67.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 27.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47977

ZIP Code 47977 is in the Tri-County School Corporation. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47977.

Tri-County Primary School
300 East Michigan St
Remington, IN 47977
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tri-County School Corporation

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