Cannelton, IN 47520 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 47520: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cannelton, IN 47520

Acceptable Alternative
Magnet, IN 47520
Mount Pleasant, IN 47520
Mt Pleasant, IN 47520
Tobinsport, IN 47520

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cannelton Heights, IN 47520
Cannelton Hts, IN 47520

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Perry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.097, Longitude -86.463
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 74
  • PO Box Addresses: 26
  • Residential Addresses: 1,422
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 159
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,263

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

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Cannelton, IN 47520 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,060
Daytime Population: Workers 492
Daytime Population: Residents 1,699
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,191
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 3,034
Population in Familes 2,422
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 57
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $40,858
Average Household Income $50,392
Per Capita Income $21,520


Total Housing Units 1,546 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 883 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 412 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 251 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $89,988
Average Home Value $115,742


Total Households 1,295
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 828
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 0.32% 0.2%
Households 0.11% 0.12%
Families -0.1% -0.02%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Cannelton, IN 47520 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47520 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 # 395 50th
Population Density # 523 33rd
Diversity Index # 600 24th
Median Household Income # 686 13th
Per Capita Income # 640 19th

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