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ZIP Code 47640

Post Office City:Hazleton, IN (View All Cities)
County: Gibson County
Timezone: Central (12:24pm)
Coordinates:38.48, -87.50
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47640

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 47640. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 47640 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Hazleton, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47640 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 47640 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 47640 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,089
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 485
Median Home Value $98,700
Land Area 38.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 440
Median Household Income $46,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5372360
5-9392665
10-14343670
15-19433578
20-24221638
25-29272047
30-34272956
35-39353873
40-44363571
45-49494291
50-54514495
55-596451115
60-64314071
65-69312556
70-74212142
75-7912921
80-84101222
85 Plus51318

Gender

 Male 574 53%
 Female 515 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,063 97.6%
 Black Or African American 10 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24415
25-3431940
35-4468573
45-54929101
55-641007107
65-7464468
75-8424731
85 Plus15015

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 273 62%
 Single Guardian 49 11%
 Singles 104 24%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 304 69%
 Households with Kids 136 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17310
210616
38614
4437
5151025
66814
7549
8639
9718
104610
11101020
12549
136915
149716
1513720
167613
178917
1811516
194812
20516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47640 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47640 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47640 real estate data, the median home value of $98,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 47640. Rentals in 47640 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,089 100%
 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 207 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 9%
 Households Vacant 45 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 16%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 17 47%
 3+ Bedroom 19 53%
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 $46,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 47640 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. However, that is not the case in 47640. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

For more information, see Hazleton, IN transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 358 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 18%
 No Earnings 329 39%
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 358 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 18%
 No Earnings 329 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 388 90.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.5%
 Worked at Home 39 9.1%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 87 12%
 High School Graduate 416 59%
 Associate's degree 132 19%
 Bachelor's degree 60 8%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 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 231 87.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes