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ZIP Code 46142

Primary City:Greenwood, IN (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:56pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.62, -86.18
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46142. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 46142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46142, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Greenwood, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46142 is located in central Indiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46142 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,413
Population Density 2,032 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,478
Median Home Value $161,600
Land Area 14.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,701
Median Household Income $68,116

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0091,1241,2061,0419088658579901,1111,2001,066953891697453275190137
Female9411,0111,0601,0219098369119881,0651,2441,1421,083962746530367342282
Total1,9502,1352,2662,0621,8171,7011,7681,9782,1762,4442,2082,0361,8531,443983642532419

Gender

 Male 14,973 49%
 Female 15,440 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,540 93.8%
 Black Or African American 302 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.2%
 Asian 401 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 583 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 493 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner798811,6112,0941,9491,329637199
Renter50376658850928712310640
Total5821,6472,1992,6032,2361,452743239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,790 58%
 Single Guardian 1,652 14%
 Singles 2,653 23%
 Singles With Roommate 606 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,620 65%
 Households with Kids 4,081 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male197202226198221230226226221226238253240249232196239223151186
Female189192184205198184177221231199209219208225222222211207159155
Total386394410403419414403447452425447472448474454418450430310341

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46142 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46142 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 46142 real estate data, the median home value of $161,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46142. Rentals in 46142 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,102 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 289 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 10 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,788 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,991 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,922 23%
 Households Vacant 777 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 401 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 42 5%
 For Sale Only 117 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 139 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 124 4%
 1 Bedroom 736 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,283 46%
 3+ Bedroom 629 23%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $68,116 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46142 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 46142 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,820 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,826 25%
 No Earnings 6,710 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,820 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,826 25%
 No Earnings 6,710 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,220 95.2%
 Public transportation 73 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 129 0.9%
 Worked at Home 498 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 775 8%
 High School Graduate 4,733 50%
 Associate's degree 652 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,098 22%
 Master's degree 909 10%
 Professional school degree 147 2%
 Doctorate degree 160 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,891 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,001 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 662 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46142

ZIP Code 46142 is in the Center Grove Community School Corporation. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46142.

North Grove Elementary School
3280 West Fairview Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Center Grove Community School Corporation
Sugar Grove Elementary School
4135 West Smith Valley Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Center Grove Community School Corporation
Center Grove Middle School North
202 North Morgantown Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Center Grove Community School Corporation
Pleasant Grove Elementary School
5199 West Fairview Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Center Grove Community School Corporation
Greenwood Middle School
523 South Madison Ave
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenwood Community School Corporation
Southwest Elementary School
619 West Smith Valley
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood Community School Corporation
Greenwood Community High School
615 West Smith Valley Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenwood Community School Corporation
Center Grove Montessori
1674 W Smith Valley Rd
Greenwood, IN 46142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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