West Terre Haute, IN 47885 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 47885: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Terre Haute, IN 47885

Acceptable Alternative
Sandford, IN 47885
W Terre Haute, IN 47885

Not Acceptable, USPS
Barnhart Town, IN 47885
Champion, IN 47885
Dresser, IN 47885
Fayette, IN 47885
Ferguson Hill, IN 47885
Kenwood, IN 47885
Larimer Hill, IN 47885
Libertyville, IN 47885
Liggett, IN 47885
Marion Heights, IN 47885
Pine Ridge, IN 47885
Shirkleville, IN 47885
South Lake, IN 47885
Sycamore Park, IN 47885
Tecumseh, IN 47885
Toad Hop, IN 47885
Vermillion Acres, IN 47885
Wanda Lake, IN 47885
Whitcomb Heights, IN 47885
Windemere Lake, IN 47885

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 161
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,633
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 149
  • County: Vigo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.464, Longitude -87.446
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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West Terre Haute, IN 47885 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 9,850
Population in Households 9,460
Population in Familes 7,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 390
Population Density1 118
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 3,645
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,587
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,093 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,766 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 879 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 448 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $92,184
Average Home Value $117,742


Median Household Income $46,928
Average Household Income $56,140
Per Capita Income $21,519
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.43% 0.35%
Households 0.18% 0.26%
Families 0.03% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.03%
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.

West Terre Haute, IN 47885 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47885 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 # 216 73rd
Population Density1 # 353 55th
Diversity Index2 # 589 26th
Median Household Income # 520 34th
Per Capita Income # 595 24th

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