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ZIP Code 47863

Primary City:New Goshen, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Vigo County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:43pm)
Coordinates:39.580, -87.461
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47863. 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 47863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47863, 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:
New Goshen, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47863 is located in west 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 47863 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 205
Population Density 243 people per sq mi
Housing Units 105
Median Home Value $74,200
Land Area 0.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 88
Median Household Income $62,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5055
5-910313
10-146410
15-1911819
20-245510
25-297310
30-345914
35-399514
40-44111223
45-496612
50-548513
55-5981018
60-647512
65-698412
70-74156
75-79336
80-84011
85 Plus167

Gender

 Male 106 52%
 Female 99 48%
Gender

Race

 White 200 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 1%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24202
25-349312
35-4420323
45-5412214
55-6413316
65-7410010
75-84606
85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 49 56%
 Single Guardian 12 14%
 Singles 24 27%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 67 76%
 Households with Kids 21 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2000
3022
4011
5112
6213
7101
8303
9314
10202
11112
12235
13000
14101
15325
16112
17246
18202
19314
20022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47863 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47863 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 47863 real estate data, the median home value of $74,200 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 205 100%
 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 50 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 27 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 10%
 Households Vacant 17 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $62,875 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 47863 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. The commute in 47863 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 47 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 40%
 No Earnings 74 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 47 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 40%
 No Earnings 74 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 25%
 High School Graduate 24 75%
 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 73 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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