Lamar, IN 47550 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47550: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lamar, IN 47550

Acceptable Alternative
Buffaloville, IN 47550

Not Acceptable, USPS
Kennedy, IN 47550

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Spencer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.052, Longitude -86.967
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • PO Box Addresses: 22
  • Residential Addresses: 269
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 269

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

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  2. Growth Rates for 47550 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Lamar, IN 47550 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,018
Population in Households 1,018
Population in Familes 883
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $66,265
Average Household Income $81,384
Per Capita Income $30,379


Total Housing Units 418 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 328 (78.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 52 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $166,346
Average Home Value $173,628


Total Households 380
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 291
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.1% 0.14%
Households 0.06% 0.11%
Families -0.04% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.86%

Lamar, IN 47550 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47550 to the other 773 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 597 23rd
Population Density # 702 9th
Diversity Index # 712 8th
Median Household Income # 101 87th
Per Capita Income # 154 80th

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