Spencer, IN 47460 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 47460: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Spencer, IN 47460

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Owen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.29, Longitude -86.749
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47460 has segments in 3 Counties (Greene, Monroe, Owen).

  • Businesses Addresses: 398
  • PO Box Addresses: 240
  • Residential Addresses: 4,642
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,642

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

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Spencer, IN 47460 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,116
Daytime Population: Workers 4,923
Daytime Population: Residents 6,001
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,924
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 10,956
Population in Familes 8,995
Population in Group Qrtrs 160
Population Density2 80
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $44,097
Average Household Income $57,197
Per Capita Income $22,973


Total Housing Units 4,961 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,422 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 990 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 549 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $117,014
Average Home Value $136,499


Total Households 4,412
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 3,057
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 -0.26% -0.45%
Households -0.2% -0.42%
Families -0.36% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Spencer, IN 47460 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47460 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 # 201 75th
Population Density # 430 45th
Diversity Index # 454 42nd
Median Household Income # 627 20th
Per Capita Income # 555 29th

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