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ZIP Code 46222

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Westside
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:41pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.79, -86.21
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46222. 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 46222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46222, 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 46222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46222 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 46222 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46222 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,044
Population Density 3,049 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,121
Median Home Value $64,400
Land Area 11.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,109
Median Household Income $27,581

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5601,4011,1831,3841,5491,3631,3001,1131,0581,1781,147883630343290194145123
Female1,4961,3231,1091,4171,5351,4461,3191,0771,0371,1831,131869617455378320244244
Total3,0562,7242,2922,8013,0842,8092,6192,1902,0952,3612,2781,7521,247798668514389367

Gender

 Male 16,844 49%
 Female 17,200 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,142 41.5%
 Black Or African American 13,553 39.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 264 0.8%
 Asian 210 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 4,707 13.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,147 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner885708711,4341,173738510211
Renter7561,9741,3581,24673128312442
Total8442,5442,2292,6801,9041,021634253

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,352 28%
 Single Guardian 4,245 35%
 Singles 3,480 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,032 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,471 62%
 Households with Kids 4,638 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male307311338302281298250298274240242236251214245239264258378360
Female309295291279290284263235251235227249199199230220239291437346
Total616606629581571582513533525475469485450413475459503549815706

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46222 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46222 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 46222 real estate data, the median home value of $64,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46222 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,780 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 0.4%
 Other Institutional 148 0.4%
 College Student Housing 786 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 188 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,997 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,598 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,514 43%
 Households Vacant 3,012 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,107 36.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 61 2.0%
 For Sale Only 310 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 0.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,450 48.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 280 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,437 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,793 42%
 3+ Bedroom 2,216 33%
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 $27,581 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46222 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 46222 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46222 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,840 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,411 29%
 No Earnings 9,618 37%
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 8,840 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,411 29%
 No Earnings 9,618 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,763 89.8%
 Public transportation 514 3.9%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 599 4.6%
 Worked at Home 210 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,154 31.4%
 High School Graduate 5,496 54.7%
 Associate's degree 324 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 789 7.9%
 Master's degree 230 2.3%
 Professional school degree 23 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,781 69.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 404 5.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,677 24.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46222

ZIP Code 46222 is in the Padua Academy. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46222.

Padua Academy
349 North Warman Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Padua Academy
Cold Spring School
3650 Cold Spring Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Ernie Pyle School 90
3351 West 18th St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Stephen Collins Foster School 67
653 North Somerset
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Clarence Farrington School 61
4326 Patricia St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Wendell Phillips School 63
1163 North Belmont Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Indianapolis Metropolitan High School
1635 West Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Metropolitan High School District
George Washington Community High School
2215 West Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
George Washington Comm Jr High School
2215 West Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
St Michael Elementary School
3352 W 30th St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cardinal Ritter High School
3360 W 30th St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Providence Cristo Rey High School
75 N Belleview Pl
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Purpose of Life Academy
3705 Kessler Blvd North Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
School of Knowledge
2850 Cold Spring Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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