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ZIP Code 47306

Primary City:Muncie, IN (View All Cities)
Organization:Ball State Univ, Ball State University
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Delaware County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:10pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.207, -85.409
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47306

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47306. 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 47306. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47306, 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:
Muncie, IN
Ball State Univ, Ball State University

Stats and Demographics for the 47306 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47306 is located in east Indiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 47306 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47306 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,189
Population Density 27,216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9
Land Area 0.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

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


 Male 2,663 43%
 Female 3,526 57%


 White 5,527 89.3%
 Black Or African American 419 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 54 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.2%
 Other Race 48 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 117 1.9%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3 38%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 3 38%
 Singles With Roommate 2 25%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7 88%
 Households with Kids 1 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47306 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47306 were primarily built in the 1950s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14 0.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6,175 99.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 44%
 Households Vacant 1 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 100%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 47306 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 47306 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 47306 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 96 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,188 76%
 No Earnings 1,235 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 96 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,188 76%
 No Earnings 1,235 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 346 31%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 697 62%
 Worked at Home 85 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 47306 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 5 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 50 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47306

ZIP Code 47306 is in the Burris Laboratory School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47306.

Burris Laboratory School
2000 University Ave
Muncie, IN 47306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Burris Laboratory School District
In Aca for Sci Math & Humanities
Wagoner Halls Ball St Univ
Muncie, IN 47306
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: In Acad for Sci Math Humanities School District

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