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ZIP Code 46224

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Indianapolis
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:10pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.79, -86.25
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46224. 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 46224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46224, 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
Acceptable:
Speedway
Unacceptable:
Spdway, Spdwy

Stats and Demographics for the 46224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46224 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 46224 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46224 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,094
Population Density 4,897 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,817
Median Home Value $97,900
Land Area 7.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,313
Median Household Income $30,660

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6441,3741,1231,2251,6101,7261,4721,2901,0941,1181,058799585392284259198157
Female1,5611,2901,0441,1031,6111,6071,3711,2101,0991,1481,041878705495403384349387
Total3,2052,6642,1672,3283,2213,3332,8432,5002,1932,2662,0991,6771,290887687643547544

Gender

 Male 17,408 50%
 Female 17,686 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,023 51.4%
 Black Or African American 9,315 26.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 0.5%
 Asian 825 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 5,546 15.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,206 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner665709101,2381,065693603247
Renter1,3512,6161,8711,51692135221480
Total1,4173,1862,7812,7541,9861,045817327

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,323 30%
 Single Guardian 3,870 27%
 Singles 4,858 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,262 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,393 66%
 Households with Kids 4,920 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male340307331337308281245266274250210234210219237223227251287296
Female326285308304267264275241243247198205194200223191204227258298
Total666592639641575545520507517497408439404419460414431478545594

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46224 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46224 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 46224 real estate data, the median home value of $97,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46224. Rentals in 46224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,808 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 286 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,010 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,382 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,921 53%
 Households Vacant 2,504 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,806 72%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 1%
 For Sale Only 163 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 401 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 509 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,945 31%
 2 Bedroom 4,296 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,723 18%
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 $30,660 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46224 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46224 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 10,842 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,961 29%
 No Earnings 8,188 30%
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 10,842 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,961 29%
 No Earnings 8,188 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,391 91.3%
 Public transportation 450 2.9%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 23 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 535 3.4%
 Worked at Home 351 2.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,491 23.3%
 High School Graduate 5,893 55.2%
 Associate's degree 763 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,170 11.0%
 Master's degree 285 2.7%
 Professional school degree 20 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 62 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,944 71.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 483 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,504 21.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46224

ZIP Code 46224 is in the Imagine Life Sciences Acad - West School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46224.

Imagine Ind Life Science West
4950 West 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Imagine Life Sciences Acad - West School District
Carl Wilde School 79
5002 West 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Lew Wallace School 107
3307 Ashway Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Meredith Nicholson School 96
3651 North Kiel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2
1849 North Whitcomb
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
Carl G Fisher Elementary School 1
5151 West 14th St
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
Frank H Wheeler Elementary School 4
5700 Meadowood Dr
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
James a Allison Elementary School 3
5240 West 22nd St
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
Garden City Elementary School
4901 Rockville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Wayne Township School District
Northwest Community High School
5525 West 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Northwest Community Jr High School
5525 West 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Gambold Preparatory Magnet High School
3725 North Kiel Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Speedway Junior High School
5151 West 14th St
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
Speedway Senior High School
5357 West 25th St
Speedway, IN 46224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School Town of Speedway School District
St Christopher School
5335 W 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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