Monroe City, IN 47557 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47557: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Monroe City, IN 47557

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • PO Box Addresses: 243
  • Residential Addresses: 565
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Single Family Addresses: 322
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.581, Longitude -87.354
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
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Monroe City, IN 47557 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,514
Daytime Population: Workers 105
Daytime Population: Residents 652
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 757
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.50
Population in Households 1,514
Population in Familes 1,298
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $54,276
Average Household Income $63,649
Per Capita Income $24,846


Total Housing Units 620 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 474 (76.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 117 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $99,123
Average Home Value $117,511


Total Households 591
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 428
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 0.63% 0.13%
Households 0.62% 0.17%
Families 0.39% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.59%

Monroe City, IN 47557 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47557 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 # 524 33rd
Population Density # 727 7th
Diversity Index # 718 9th
Median Household Income # 294 63rd
Per Capita Income # 399 49th

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