Clinton, IN 47842 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 47842: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Clinton, IN 47842

Not Acceptable, USPS
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Syndicate, IN 47842

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 280
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,990
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 171
  • County: Vermillion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.649, Longitude -87.424
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47842 has segments in 2 Counties (Vermillion, Vigo).

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Clinton, IN 47842 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,243
Population in Households 10,034
Population in Familes 8,061
Population in Group Qrtrs 209
Population Density1 137
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 4,142
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 2,738
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,739 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,970 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,172 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 597 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $79,140
Average Home Value $97,189


Median Household Income $40,746
Average Household Income $53,547
Per Capita Income $22,036
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.1% -0.1%
Households -0.03% -0.19%
Families -0.19% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.

Clinton, IN 47842 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47842 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 # 213 73rd
Population Density1 # 323 59th
Diversity Index2 # 590 26th
Median Household Income # 663 16th
Per Capita Income # 558 29th

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