Scipio, IN 47273 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47273: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scipio, IN 47273

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 15
  • Single Family Addresses: 660
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Jennings County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.08, Longitude -85.725
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Scipio, IN 47273 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,803
Population in Households 1,800
Population in Familes 1,550
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 648
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 485
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 719 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 559 (77.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 89 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $98,885
Average Home Value $119,723


Median Household Income $50,812
Average Household Income $59,778
Per Capita Income $21,503
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.22%
Households -0.39% -0.31%
Families -0.52% -0.37%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Scipio, IN 47273 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47273 to the other 786 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 490 38th
Population Density1 # 537 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 513 35th
Median Household Income # 395 50th
Per Capita Income # 597 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.