Mecca, IN 47860 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47860: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mecca, IN 47860

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • Single Family Addresses: 102
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Parke County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.771, Longitude -87.168
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Mecca, IN 47860 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 296
Population in Households 296
Population in Familes 249
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,328
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 107
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 78
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 86 (71.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $80,556
Average Home Value $93,605


Median Household Income $42,318
Average Household Income $52,761
Per Capita Income $19,072
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.72% 0.73%
Households 0.77% 0.74%
Families 0.63% 0.51%
Median Household Income   1.0%
Per Capita Income   1.07%
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.

Mecca, IN 47860 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47860 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 # 695 12th
Population Density1 # 119 85th
Diversity Index2 # 596 25th
Median Household Income # 629 20th
Per Capita Income # 697 11th

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