Canaan, IN 47224 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47224: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Canaan, IN 47224

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.876, Longitude -85.266
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47224 has segments in 2 Counties (Jefferson, Switzerland).

  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • PO Box Addresses: 7
  • Residential Addresses: 228
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 228

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

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Canaan, IN 47224 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 536
Daytime Population: Workers 16
Daytime Population: Residents 296
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 312
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.58
Population in Households 536
Population in Familes 470
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $49,315
Average Household Income $56,216
Per Capita Income $18,040


Total Housing Units 217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 143 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 45 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $169,595
Average Home Value $189,161


Total Households 172
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 132
Average Family Size 4
  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% 0.11%
Households -0.16% 0.12%
Families -0.21% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Canaan, IN 47224 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47224 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 # 667 15th
Population Density # 719 9th
Diversity Index # 670 14th
Median Household Income # 490 38th
Per Capita Income # 739 6th

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