Velpen, IN 47590 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47590: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Velpen, IN 47590

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Pike County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.377, Longitude -87.101
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 47590 has segments in 2 Counties (Dubois, Pike).

  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • PO Box Addresses: 17
  • Residential Addresses: 280
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 280

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

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Velpen, IN 47590 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 751
Daytime Population: Workers 42
Daytime Population: Residents 340
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 382
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.51
Population in Households 751
Population in Familes 636
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $53,861
Average Household Income $67,114
Per Capita Income $25,023


Total Housing Units 322 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (76.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (10.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $123,571
Average Home Value $174,089


Total Households 280
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 206
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 0.17% 0.03%
Households 0.05% -0.07%
Families -0.07% -0.1%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   2.98%

Velpen, IN 47590 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47590 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 # 634 19th
Population Density # 761 3rd
Diversity Index # 444 44th
Median Household Income # 306 61st
Per Capita Income # 378 52nd

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