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ZIP Code 47162

Primary City:New Washington, IN (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (12:40pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.55, -85.49
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47162

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47162. 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 47162. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47162, 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:
New Washington, IN
Acceptable:
New Washingtn

Stats and Demographics for the 47162 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47162 is located in southeast 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 47162 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 a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47162 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 829
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 355
Median Home Value $63,600
Land Area 22.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 320
Median Household Income $21,111

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5143044
5-9242953
10-14383371
15-19292352
20-24151631
25-29143044
30-34293160
35-39283159
40-44302757
45-49333164
50-54313061
55-59313364
60-64262551
65-69162036
70-74191433
75-79131225
80-845813
85 Plus3811

Gender

 Male 398 48%
 Female 431 52%
Gender

Race

 White 815 98.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112
25-34351247
35-44441559
45-5455964
55-6462769
65-7435843
75-8425227
85 Plus729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 186 58%
 Single Guardian 51 16%
 Singles 68 21%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 205 64%
 Households with Kids 115 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1167
25611
32810
4268
5549
6538
7066
881018
96612
104913
117512
128614
137613
1412719
159211
165813
17628
186713
19347
205813

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47162 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47162 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 47162 real estate data, the median home value of $63,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47162 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47162 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47162 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 829 100%
 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 192 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 72 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 16%
 Households Vacant 35 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 10%
 2 Bedroom 108 90%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $21,111 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47162 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47162 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. However, that is not the case in 47162. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 164 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 33%
 No Earnings 207 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 164 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 33%
 No Earnings 207 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 298 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 39 17%
 High School Graduate 173 76%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 15 7%
 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 104 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 28%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47162

ZIP Code 47162 is in the Greater Clark County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47162.

New Washington Middle/High School
226 North Hwy 62
New Washington, IN 47162
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Greater Clark County School District
New Washington Elementary School
224 Poplar 130
New Washington, IN 47162
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greater Clark County School District

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