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ZIP Code 47229

Primary City:Crothersville, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:14am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.8, -85.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47229. 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 47229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47229, 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:
Crothersville, IN
Unacceptable:
Retreat, Tampico

Stats and Demographics for the 47229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47229 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 47229 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47229 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,231
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,414
Median Home Value $85,800
Land Area 50.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,262
Median Household Income $38,967

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 595102197
5-911588203
10-14104116220
15-1911498212
20-248984173
25-299198189
30-3410293195
35-39112102214
40-44129122251
45-49121124245
50-54109109218
55-59111117228
60-64103109212
65-697474148
70-746970139
75-79424789
80-84303666
85 Plus72532

Gender

 Male 1,617 50%
 Female 1,614 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,138 97.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24161632
25-3411565180
35-4417852230
45-5419641237
55-6422629255
65-7416222184
75-8410515120
85 Plus17724

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 729 58%
 Single Guardian 187 15%
 Singles 288 23%
 Singles With Roommate 58 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 836 66%
 Households with Kids 426 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202040
2161632
3171734
4222648
5161329
6322355
7192140
8311142
9172037
10202747
11201636
12242852
13182442
14222143
15271845
16182745
17282149
18252045
19161228
20142135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47229 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47229 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47229 real estate data, the median home value of $85,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47229 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47229 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,231 100%
 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 658 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 357 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 247 17%
 Households Vacant 152 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 42 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 17%
 2 Bedroom 102 50%
 3+ Bedroom 70 34%
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 $38,967 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47229 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 47229 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 906 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 641 26%
 No Earnings 877 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 906 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 641 26%
 No Earnings 877 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,209 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 4%
 Worked at Home 43 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 155 15.8%
 High School Graduate 706 71.9%
 Associate's degree 59 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 56 5.7%
 Master's degree 4 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 608 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 78 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47229

ZIP Code 47229 is in the Crothersville Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47229.

Crothersville Jr-Sr High School
109 North Preston St
Crothersville, IN 47229
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Crothersville Community School District
Crothersville Elementary School
109 South Preston St
Crothersville, IN 47229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crothersville Community School District

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