Saint Paul, IN 47272 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47272: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Saint Paul, IN 47272

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St Paul, IN 47272

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Decatur County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.431, Longitude -85.634
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47272 has segments in 3 Counties (Decatur, Rush, Shelby).

  • Businesses Addresses: 34
  • PO Box Addresses: 229
  • Residential Addresses: 578
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 578

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

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Saint Paul, IN 47272 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,943
Daytime Population: Workers 292
Daytime Population: Residents 1,061
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,353
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 1,943
Population in Familes 1,648
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $45,565
Average Household Income $61,720
Per Capita Income $22,903


Total Housing Units 802 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 543 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 178 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 81 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $108,894
Average Home Value $151,842


Total Households 721
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 533
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 0.4% 0.45%
Households 0.43% 0.47%
Families 0.29% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   3.41%

Saint Paul, IN 47272 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47272 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 # 475 40th
Population Density # 454 42nd
Diversity Index # 589 25th
Median Household Income # 594 24th
Per Capita Income # 559 29th

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