Sandborn, IN 47578 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47578: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sandborn, IN 47578

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.898, Longitude -87.185
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47578 has segments in 3 Counties (Greene, Knox, Sullivan).

  • Businesses Addresses: 10
  • PO Box Addresses: 117
  • Residential Addresses: 193
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 193

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

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Sandborn, IN 47578 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 700
Daytime Population: Workers 66
Daytime Population: Residents 364
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 430
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 698
Population in Familes 563
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $51,253
Average Household Income $62,036
Per Capita Income $27,238


Total Housing Units 344 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 244 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $78,279
Average Home Value $102,766


Total Households 307
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 199
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 -1.71% -1.08%
Households -1.71% -1.0%
Families -1.92% -1.24%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   3.67%

Sandborn, IN 47578 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47578 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 # 643 18th
Population Density # 759 3rd
Diversity Index # 743 5th
Median Household Income # 412 48th
Per Capita Income # 237 70th

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