Spencer, IN 47460 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 47460: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Spencer, IN 47460

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 401
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,613
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2
  • County: Owen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.29, Longitude -86.749
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47460 has segments in 3 Counties (Greene, Monroe, Owen).

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Spencer, IN 47460 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,028
Population in Households 10,867
Population in Familes 8,936
Population in Group Qrtrs 161
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 4,406
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 3,061
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,938 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,412 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 994 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 532 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $109,467
Average Home Value $129,851


Median Household Income $43,723
Average Household Income $55,303
Per Capita Income $22,368
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.28%
Households 0.0% -0.19%
Families -0.14% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.75%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

Spencer, IN 47460 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47460 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 # 201 75th
Population Density1 # 424 46th
Diversity Index2 # 457 42nd
Median Household Income # 596 24th
Per Capita Income # 531 33rd

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