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ZIP Code 46202

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Old Northside
County: Marion
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:39am)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.79, -86.15
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46202. 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 46202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46202, 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:
Indianapolis, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46202 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 46202 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46202 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,335
Population Density 2,927 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,825
Median Home Value $168,900
Land Area 5.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,149
Median Household Income $31,698

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3402161795291,4371,389857648605616640493399229137998243
Female3092371796901,4031,130553352326377413377273251144157104122
Total6494533581,2192,8402,5191,4101,0009319931,053870672480281256186165

Gender

 Male 8,938 55%
 Female 7,397 45%
Gender

Race

 White 9,043 55.4%
 Black Or African American 5,802 35.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.3%
 Asian 815 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 222 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 403 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4233739449246326718672
Renter1,5431,90568170455031515840
Total1,5852,2421,0751,1961,013582344112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,216 15%
 Single Guardian 987 12%
 Singles 4,370 54%
 Singles With Roommate 1,576 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,258 89%
 Households with Kids 891 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8856616159395138293542363135483331127290261
Female7064594956484247443836304134315341120445335
Total158120120110115879385737378667269798672247735596

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46202 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46202 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46202 real estate data, the median home value of $168,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46202. Rentals in 46202 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,252 87.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,126 6.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.7%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 361 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 470 2.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,701 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 552 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,896 60%
 Households Vacant 1,676 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 792 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 229 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 552 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 506 9%
 1 Bedroom 3,028 51%
 2 Bedroom 1,758 30%
 3+ Bedroom 599 10%
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 $31,698 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46202 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 46202 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 46202 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,555 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,581 31%
 No Earnings 4,711 32%
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 5,555 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,581 31%
 No Earnings 4,711 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,698 72.3%
 Public transportation 369 4.7%
 Taxicab 32 0.4%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,513 19.2%
 Worked at Home 253 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 885 14%
 High School Graduate 2,315 38%
 Associate's degree 296 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,431 23%
 Master's degree 548 9%
 Professional school degree 486 8%
 Doctorate degree 172 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 651 68.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 142 15.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 16.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46202

ZIP Code 46202 is in the The Indianapolis Project School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46202.

The Indianapolis Project School
1145 East 22nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Indianapolis Project School District
Riverside School 44
2033 Sugar Grove Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Washington Irving School 14
1250 East Market St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Center for Inquiry
725 North New Jersey St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Center for Inquiry III
545 East 19th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Crispus Attucks Med Mgnt Jr High School
1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Herron High School
110 East 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Herron Charter School District
Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School
1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Capitol City Seventh-Day Adventist School
2143 Boulevard Pl
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Cross Central School
125 N Oriental St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Indianapolis Christian School
620 E 10th St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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