47231 Zip Code Detailed Profile




City: Dupont, IN (3.59%)
Counties: Jefferson County, IN (60.50%), Jennings County, IN (39.50%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 1,011
Zip code population in 2010: 1,167
Zip code population in 2000: 1,165

Houses and condos: 451
Renter-occupied apartments: 73
% of renters here:

19%
State:

31%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 47231: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 28.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 36 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.8% ($627)
Indiana:

0.9% ($1,057)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $606 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $679 (0.9%)

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Males: 480  (47.5%)
Females: 531  (52.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 47231:

For population 15 years and over in 47231:

Zip code 47231 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 47231

  • Zip code 47231 races chart
    • 1,132White population
    • 15Black population
    • 1American Indian population
    • 1Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 7Two or more races population
    • 11Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $82,800
47231:

$82,800
Indiana:

$122,200



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in 47231 zip code as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 47231 to the number of sex offenders is 357 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

41.6 years
Indiana median age:

37.3 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 47231, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $38,418 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$38,418
State:

$52,932

Salary/wage: $34,921 (reported on 84.3% of returns)
Here:

$34,921
State:

$45,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 74.4% for AGIs below $25k, 88.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $764 (reported on 27.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$764
Indiana:

$1,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,160 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,160
State:

$4,690

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$20 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

+$20
State:

+$10,406

Profit/loss from business: +$2,683 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$2,683
State:

+$11,105
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $5,600 (reported on 5.9% of returns)
47231:

$5,600
Indiana:

$13,841

Total itemized deductions: $15,167 (21% of AGI, reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

$15,167
State:

$20,913

Here:

21.3% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI

Charity contributions: $4,475 (reported on 7.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,475
State:

$4,697

Taxes paid: $4,800 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
47231:

$4,800
State:

$7,456

Earned income credit: $2,115 (reported on 25.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,115
State:

$2,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 47231, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,679 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,679
State:

$44,790

Salary/wage: $34,616 (reported on 86.7% of returns)
Here:

$34,616
State:

$39,615
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 82.2% for AGIs below $10k, 76.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 90.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 87.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 114.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,160 (reported on 34.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,160
Indiana:

$1,535
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $426 (reported on 10.9% of returns)
Here:

$426
State:

$2,998
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$333 (reported on 7.9% of returns)
Here:

+$333
State:

+$8,619

Profit/loss from business: +$3,888 (reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,888
State:

+$10,071
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.0% for AGIs below $10k, 4.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $13,177 (22% of AGI, reported on 19.4% of returns)
Here:

$13,177
State:

$17,065

Here:

21.6% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $2,871 (4% of AGI, reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,871
State:

$3,550

Here:

4.5% of AGI
State:

3.8% of AGI

Total tax: $3,634 (reported on 76.6% of returns)
47231:

$3,634
State:

$6,914
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,626 (reported on 18.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,626
State:

$1,685

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 66.7%
Here:

67%
State:

59%
(% for various income ranges: 60.2% for AGIs below $10k, 63.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 65.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$44,722
Indiana:

$47,529
Dupont, IN (47231) map Nearest zip codes: 47282, 47223, 47227, 47250, 47230, 47265.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

56.7%
Indiana:

51.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.2%
Indiana:

6.0%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 69
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 321


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 33 (19 now married, 14 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 230 (95 now married, 135 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 47231 with a mortgage: 216 (18 second mortgage, 17 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 101

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $952
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S414

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

22.3%
Whole state:

15.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

18.6%
Whole state:

8.7%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

6.0
State:

4.4
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Year house built

  • 02010 or later
  • 1162000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 521970 to 1979
  • 71960 to 1969
  • 241950 to 1959
  • 441940 to 1949
  • 1161939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Dupont, IN (47231)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 942 bedrooms
  • 1723 bedrooms
  • 254 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dupont, IN (47231)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 11 bedroom
  • 302 bedrooms
  • 393 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Dupont, IN (47231) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 2no vehicle
  • 371 vehicle
  • 1322 vehicles
  • 1113 vehicles
  • 284 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Dupont, IN (47231) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 6no vehicle
  • 411 vehicle
  • 172 vehicles
  • 73 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $720.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,800
47231:

$82,800
Indiana:

$122,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,200 - $148,000

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $112,324
Here:

$112,324
State:

$158,623

Mobile homes: $44,556
Here:

$44,556
State:

$33,934

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 21.7%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 63.5%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,011

Size of family households: 138 2-persons, 128 3-persons, 25 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 62 1-person, 9 2-persons

68 married couples with children.
92 single-parent households (31 men, 61 women).

98.1% of residents of 47231 zip code speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% very well, 50% well).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 13 (1.3%)
(92.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.3%
Whole state:

4.8%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 92%Philippines
  • 8%Mexico

Most common first ancestries reported in 47231 (%)

  • 13%German
  • 13%Other groups
  • 13%American
  • 12%English
  • 7%Irish
  • 2%Scottish
  • 1%Scotch-Irish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 122000 to 2009
  • 11990 to 1999
  • 6Before 1990

Zip code 47231 topographic map

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Zip code 47231 marital status for males
Zip code 47231 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 57%Electricity
  • 24%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13%Wood
  • 3%Other fuel
  • 2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Population in 1990: 716. Population change in the 1990s: +449 (+62.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


66% of the 47231 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Indiana.

93% of the 47231 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1
Here:

0.9%
Indiana:

11.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

3.1%
Indiana:

8.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Indiana:

21.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 65,750Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 44,167Management occupations
  • 38,594Construction and extraction occupations
  • 36,938Production occupations
  • 36,875Health technologists and technicians
  • 32,333Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 47231 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1072.2 years
James1065.8 years
Mary874.7 years
Robert866.1 years
William777.8 years
John682.0 years
George572.2 years
Ruth579.6 years
Albert476.5 years
Harold477.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 47231 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ison773.7 years
Phillips671.7 years
Bear661.2 years
Cardinal682.7 years
Adams562.8 years
Buchanan574.2 years
Ely576.0 years
Hall582.4 years
Brown484.5 years
Cornett468.5 years

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