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ZIP Code 47531

Primary City:Evanston, IN (View All Cities)
County: Spencer County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:41pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.05, -86.84
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47531. 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 47531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47531, 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:
Evanston, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47531 is located in south 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 47531 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47531 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,004
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 434
Median Home Value $115,800
Land Area 36.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 400
Median Household Income $60,865

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5303161
5-9231639
10-14362460
15-19283664
20-24312152
25-29382462
30-34282654
35-39312455
40-44413879
45-49434790
50-545644100
55-59473279
60-64292958
65-69262854
70-74282048
75-79111324
80-8481220
85 Plus235

Gender

 Male 536 53%
 Female 468 47%
Gender

Race

 White 993 98.9%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134
25-34351146
35-4467774
45-541024106
55-6469372
65-7460363
75-8429332
85 Plus213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 253 63%
 Single Guardian 43 11%
 Singles 84 21%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 270 68%
 Households with Kids 130 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1358
28715
331013
49312
5538
67512
7235
8505
9459
10336
11538
129413
137815
1412618
155813
164812
177916
1861016
19617
207512

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47531 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47531 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 47531 real estate data, the median home value of $115,800 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 47531.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,004 100%
 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 232 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 133 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 8%
 Households Vacant 34 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $60,865 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47531 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47531 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. More commuters in 47531 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 351 62%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 17%
 No Earnings 120 21%
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 351 62%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 17%
 No Earnings 120 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 397 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 15 5%
 High School Graduate 272 91%
 Associate's degree 13 4%
 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 64 46%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 54%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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