Washington, IN 47501 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 47501: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Washington, IN 47501

Not Acceptable, USPS
Capehart, IN 47501
Maysville, IN 47501
S Washington, IN 47501
South Washington, IN 47501
Veale, IN 47501

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Daviess County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.658, Longitude -87.171
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 696
  • PO Box Addresses: 347
  • Residential Addresses: 7,038
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 318
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,720

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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Washington, IN 47501 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,100
Daytime Population: Workers 8,932
Daytime Population: Residents 9,262
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,194
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 17,611
Population in Familes 14,185
Population in Group Qrtrs 489
Population Density2 145
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $47,045
Average Household Income $61,195
Per Capita Income $24,351


Total Housing Units 7,756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,703 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,396 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 657 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $98,649
Average Home Value $124,054


Total Households 7,099
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 4,679
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 0.67% 0.48%
Households 0.72% 0.53%
Families 0.51% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.96%

Washington, IN 47501 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47501 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 # 139 82nd
Population Density # 316 60th
Diversity Index # 153 81st
Median Household Income # 557 29th
Per Capita Income # 447 43rd

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