Greensburg, IN 47240 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 47240: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greensburg, IN 47240

Acceptable Alternative
Burney, IN 47240

Not Acceptable, USPS
Adams, IN 47240
Enochsburg, IN 47240
Kingston, IN 47240
Lake McCoy, IN 47240
Sandusky, IN 47240
Williamstown, IN 47240

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Decatur County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.337, Longitude -85.454
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47240 has segments in 5 Counties (Decatur, Franklin, Ripley, Rush, Shelby).

  • Businesses Addresses: 778
  • PO Box Addresses: 153
  • Residential Addresses: 8,985
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 273
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,712

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Greensburg, IN 47240 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 21,970
Daytime Population: Workers 13,148
Daytime Population: Residents 11,116
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,264
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 21,593
Population in Familes 17,722
Population in Group Qrtrs 377
Population Density2 75
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $51,463
Average Household Income $63,290
Per Capita Income $24,965


Total Housing Units 9,493 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,800 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,789 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 904 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $137,973
Average Home Value $169,720


Total Households 8,589
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 5,868
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 0.68% 0.65%
Households 0.69% 0.66%
Families 0.51% 0.55%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

Greensburg, IN 47240 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47240 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 # 116 85th
Population Density # 450 43rd
Diversity Index # 314 60th
Median Household Income # 404 49th
Per Capita Income # 383 51st

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