Scottsburg, IN 47170 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47170: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scottsburg, IN 47170

Acceptable Alternative
Little York, IN 47170

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Scott County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.685, Longitude -85.778
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47170 has segments in 3 Counties (Jefferson, Scott, Washington).

  • Businesses Addresses: 571
  • PO Box Addresses: 259
  • Residential Addresses: 6,258
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 158
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,100

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Scottsburg, IN 47170 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,054
Population in Households 13,774
Population in Familes 11,044
Population in Group Qrtrs 280
Population Density2 92
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $45,071
Average Household Income $57,191
Per Capita Income $22,821


Total Housing Units 6,145 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,775 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,741 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 629 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $123,175
Average Home Value $150,795


Total Households 5,516
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,734
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.08% 0.15%
Households 0.01% 0.11%
Families -0.16% 0.01%
Median Household Income   3.19%
Per Capita Income   3.26%

Scottsburg, IN 47170 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47170 to the other 773 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 173 78th
Population Density # 396 49th
Diversity Index # 405 48th
Median Household Income # 645 17th
Per Capita Income # 611 21st

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