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: 567
  • PO Box Addresses: 273
  • Residential Addresses: 6,217
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 159
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,058

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

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Scottsburg, IN 47170 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,204
Daytime Population: Workers 6,071
Daytime Population: Residents 7,926
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,997
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 13,924
Population in Familes 11,231
Population in Group Qrtrs 280
Population Density2 95
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $41,646
Average Household Income $54,916
Per Capita Income $21,828


Total Housing Units 6,169 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,792 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,758 (28.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 619 (10.0%)
Median Home Value $114,825
Average Home Value $145,431


Total Households 5,550
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 3,759
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 0.18% 0.16%
Households 0.05% 0.09%
Families -0.13% -0.05%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Scottsburg, IN 47170 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47170 to the other 785 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 170 78th
Population Density # 397 50th
Diversity Index # 420 47th
Median Household Income # 668 15th
Per Capita Income # 623 21st

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