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ZIP Code 47869

Primary City:Prairie Creek, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Vigo County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (10:34am)
Coordinates:39.2, -87.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47869

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47869. 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 47869. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47869, 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:
Prairie Creek, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47869 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 47869 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47869 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 137
Population Density 1,262 people per sq mi
Housing Units 59
Land Area 0.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 50

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55510
5-9325
10-146713
15-195510
20-246410
25-298412
30-34448
35-396410
40-44527
45-49279
50-5410414
55-59448
60-64448
65-69235
70-74213
75-79011
80-84112
85 Plus112

Gender

 Male 74 54%
 Female 63 46%
Gender

Race

 White 127 92.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.7%
 Asian 1 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 5 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24202
25-34246
35-448412
45-5411213
55-649110
65-74404
75-84112
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 54%
 Single Guardian 10 20%
 Singles 10 20%
 Singles With Roommate 3 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 34 68%
 Households with Kids 16 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202
2022
3011
4000
5000
6000
7202
8101
9022
10213
11000
12000
13325
14145
15000
16202
17123
18112
19123
20000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47869 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47869 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 137 100%
 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 24 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 20%
 Households Vacant 9 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

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, 47869 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 47869 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 83%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 83%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 71 100%
 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. 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 24 67%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 12 33%
 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 38 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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