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ZIP Code 47597

Primary City:Wheatland, IN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Vincennes (7:33am)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.7, -87.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47597

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47597. 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 47597. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47597, 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:
Wheatland, IN
Unacceptable:
Steen

Stats and Demographics for the 47597 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47597 is located in southwest 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 47597 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47597 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,023
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 458
Median Home Value $99,200
Land Area 44.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 410
Median Household Income $50,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5283462
5-9332962
10-14463379
15-19403171
20-24262551
25-29272552
30-34313162
35-39374178
40-44324173
45-49373673
50-54424183
55-59432770
60-64332962
65-69243155
70-7420828
75-7981624
80-8491221
85 Plus71017

Gender

 Male 523 51%
 Female 500 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,005 98.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.6%
 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 10 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24369
25-34342054
35-44522476
45-54801292
55-64711182
65-7443952
75-8429433
85 Plus10212

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 241 59%
 Single Guardian 53 13%
 Singles 101 25%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 263 64%
 Households with Kids 147 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16814
2549
371017
47714
58210
6448
78614
86814
97916
1061319
1114216
127411
1313720
146713
1510515
1661016
1712214
185813
197613
20549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47597 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47597 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47597 real estate data, the median home value of $99,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47597. Rentals in 47597 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47597 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,023 100%
 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 202 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 88 19%
 Households Vacant 48 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 1%
 1 Bedroom 18 25%
 2 Bedroom 32 44%
 3+ Bedroom 21 29%
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 $50,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47597 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 47597 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 47597 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 400 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 29%
 No Earnings 247 27%
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 400 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 29%
 No Earnings 247 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 623 98.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.5%
 Worked at Home 9 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 7.8%
 High School Graduate 270 72.4%
 Associate's degree 56 15.0%
 Bachelor's degree 16 4.3%
 Master's degree 2 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 230 73.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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