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ZIP Code 46205

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: United Northeast
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (1:25pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.82, -86.12
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46205. 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 46205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46205, 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
Unacceptable:
Uptown

Stats and Demographics for the 46205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46205 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46205 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46205 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,356
Population Density 4,050 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,175
Median Home Value $118,100
Land Area 6.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,194
Median Household Income $36,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0137687437568541,1731,13483976886985473457731924818510479
Female9637957207581,1191,3581,083871849923946865647437346296177186
Total1,9761,5631,4631,5141,9732,5312,2171,7101,6171,7921,8001,5991,224756594481281265

Gender

 Male 12,017 47%
 Female 13,339 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,390 37.0%
 Black Or African American 14,608 57.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3%
 Asian 172 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 410 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 706 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner719479811,0391,111656430140
Renter8021,6459861,14477129513442
Total8732,5921,9672,1831,882951564182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,799 25%
 Single Guardian 2,928 26%
 Singles 4,115 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,352 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,099 72%
 Households with Kids 3,095 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211186204177165165151137150143160155137148130160164165137161
Female206190196167152150166152175169152123141135111148136181182200
Total417376400344317315317289325312312278278283241308300346319361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46205 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46205 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46205 real estate data, the median home value of $118,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46205 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46205 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,217 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 27 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 96 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,404 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 971 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,819 41%
 Households Vacant 2,981 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,171 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 62 2%
 For Sale Only 352 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 68 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,291 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 141 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,831 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,391 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,794 29%
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 $36,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46205 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 46205 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 8,519 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,798 27%
 No Earnings 7,193 33%
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 8,519 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,798 27%
 No Earnings 7,193 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,713 87.0%
 Public transportation 615 5.0%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 548 4.5%
 Worked at Home 412 3.3%
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 1,349 16%
 High School Graduate 3,914 46%
 Associate's degree 401 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,979 23%
 Master's degree 550 6%
 Professional school degree 201 2%
 Doctorate degree 145 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,341 71.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 785 16.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 530 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46205

ZIP Code 46205 is in the Indiana School for the Deaf School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46205.

Indiana School for the Deaf
1200 East 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Indiana School for the Deaf School District
Charles a Tindley Accelerated School
3960 Meadows Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Charles a Tindley Accelerated Schl School District
Kipp Indpls College Preparatory
3202 East 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kipp Indpls College Preparatory School District
The Challenge Foundation Academy
3980 Meadows Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Challenge Foundation Academy
Tindley Preparatory Academy
3960 Meadows Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tindley Preparatory Academy
Francis W Parker School 56
2353 Columbia Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Louis B Russell Jr School 48
3445 North Central
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Mary E Nicholson School 70
510 East 46th St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
William a Bell School 60 Reggio Academy
3330 North Pennsylvania
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Rousseau MC Clellan 91
5111 Evanston Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Excel Center for Adult Learners
1635 West Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Excel Center for Adult Learners School District
St Joan of Arc School
500 E 42nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Oaks Academy
2301 N Park Ave Ste B
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northside Montessori School
1224 E 52nd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Building Blocks Academy
3515 Washington Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Richard'S Episcopal School
33 E 33rd St
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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