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ZIP Code 47960

Primary City:Monticello, IN (View All Cities)
Coordinates:40.8, -86.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47960

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 47960. 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 47960. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 47960, 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:
Monticello, IN
Unacceptable:
Indiana Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 47960 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47960 is located in north Indiana and covers a slightly higher 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 47960 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 47960 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,003
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,615
Median Home Value $117,900
Land Area 117.19 sq mi
Water Area 4.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,180
Median Household Income $52,626

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5411384795
5-9454467921
10-14499455954
15-19463465928
20-24359317676
25-29342334676
30-34390375765
35-39476436912
40-44435434869
45-495455601,105
50-545585851,143
55-595706041,174
60-645735681,141
65-69401416817
70-74358397755
75-79264305569
80-84159244403
85 Plus133267400

Gender

 Male 7,390 49%
 Female 7,613 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,111 94.1%
 Black Or African American 49 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.3%
 Asian 67 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 524 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 202 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2441139180
25-34316297613
35-44626297923
45-549802571,237
55-641,1331991,332
65-74855139994
75-84529127656
85 Plus16085245

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,357 54%
 Single Guardian 854 14%
 Singles 1,654 27%
 Singles With Roommate 315 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,424 72%
 Households with Kids 1,756 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18094174
27774151
38073153
49473167
59576171
69490184
789100189
883104187
99397190
109688184
1110092192
129289181
1310088188
1411198209
1510698204
1688103191
17102107209
1896104200
197153124
207370143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47960 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47960 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 47960 real estate data, the median home value of $117,900 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 47960. Rentals in 47960 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47960 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,696 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 106 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 176 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,089 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,551 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,540 16%
 Households Vacant 3,435 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 192 5.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.5%
 For Sale Only 234 6.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,738 79.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 205 6.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 3%
 1 Bedroom 170 13%
 2 Bedroom 637 48%
 3+ Bedroom 493 37%
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 $52,626 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47960 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47960 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,790 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,135 25%
 No Earnings 4,507 36%
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 4,790 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,135 25%
 No Earnings 4,507 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,308 94.4%
 Public transportation 10 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 2.8%
 Worked at Home 173 2.6%
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 607 11.1%
 High School Graduate 3,478 63.8%
 Associate's degree 590 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 437 8.0%
 Master's degree 220 4.0%
 Professional school degree 109 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,204 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 78 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 340 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47960

ZIP Code 47960 is in the Twin Lakes School Corporation. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47960.

Meadowlawn Elementary School
715 West Ohio St
Monticello, IN 47960
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Lakes School Corporation
Oaklawn Elementary School
402 East South St
Monticello, IN 47960
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Lakes School Corporation
Roosevelt Middle School
721 West Broadway
Monticello, IN 47960
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Twin Lakes School Corporation
Woodlawn Elementary School
300 South Beach Dr
Monticello, IN 47960
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Lakes School Corporation
Twin Lakes Senior High School
300 South 3rd St
Monticello, IN 47960
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Twin Lakes School Corporation

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