Marshall, IN 47859 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47859: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Marshall, IN 47859

Not Acceptable, USPS
Howard, IN 47859

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Parke County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.911, Longitude -87.172
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 17
  • PO Box Addresses: 128
  • Residential Addresses: 255
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 255

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

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Marshall, IN 47859 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,180
Daytime Population: Workers 461
Daytime Population: Residents 550
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,011
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 1,180
Population in Familes 1,022
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $48,027
Average Household Income $60,856
Per Capita Income $19,907


Total Housing Units 453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 313 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 73 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 67 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $94,130
Average Home Value $172,444


Total Households 386
Average Household Size 3.06
Family Households 291
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.56% 0.08%
Households 0.47% 0.1%
Families 0.34% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Marshall, IN 47859 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47859 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 # 568 28th
Population Density # 710 10th
Diversity Index # 711 10th
Median Household Income # 526 33rd
Per Capita Income # 700 11th

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