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ZIP Code 47981

Primary City:Romney, IN (View All Cities)
County: Tippecanoe County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:28am)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -86.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47981

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47981. 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 47981. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47981, 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:
Romney, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47981 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47981 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 47981 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47981 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 849
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 333
Median Home Value $178,100
Land Area 36.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 310
Median Household Income $64,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male203630442014203943443723141454711
Female23314027151431413448301622101281210
Total436770713528518077926739362417121921

Gender

 Male 425 50%
 Female 424 50%
Gender

Race

 White 823 96.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222657339241711
Renter31218134124
Total534838643251915

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 213 69%
 Single Guardian 32 10%
 Singles 54 17%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 185 60%
 Households with Kids 125 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male452596966556779997104
Female75538556746128101048413
Total111078171114121391118151719131711117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47981 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47981 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47981 real estate data, the median home value of $178,100 is slightly higher 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 47981. Rentals in 47981 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47981 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 849 100%
 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 200 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 17%
 Households Vacant 23 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 8 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 54 49%
 3+ Bedroom 56 51%
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 $64,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47981 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 47981 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 325 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 20%
 No Earnings 298 38%
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 325 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 20%
 No Earnings 298 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 371 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 25 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 47981 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 3%
 High School Graduate 192 62%
 Associate's degree 22 7%
 Bachelor's degree 87 28%
 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 135 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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