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ZIP Code 46227

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (2:47am)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.68, -86.13
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46227

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46227. 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 46227. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46227, 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:
Homecroft, Southport

Stats and Demographics for the 46227 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46227 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 46227 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 a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46227 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 57,086
Population Density 3,407 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25,687
Median Home Value $116,500
Land Area 16.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 23,136
Median Household Income $37,380

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2571,8561,7392,0422,6772,5252,0981,7461,5891,7451,8091,5371,146844618550387374
Female2,2081,7361,5622,2363,1482,5561,8641,5631,6111,7781,9421,6901,4131,021873765740841
Total4,4653,5923,3014,2785,8255,0813,9623,3093,2003,5233,7513,2272,5591,8651,4911,3151,1271,215

Gender

 Male 27,539 48%
 Female 29,547 52%
Gender

Race

 White 45,621 79.9%
 Black Or African American 2,910 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 171 0.3%
 Asian 3,754 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.0%
 Other Race 3,014 5.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,588 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1721,2551,6412,5492,3621,5181,080425
Renter1,9033,3682,0821,7621,274733615397
Total2,0754,6233,7234,3113,6362,2511,695822

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,707 38%
 Single Guardian 4,804 21%
 Singles 7,501 32%
 Singles With Roommate 2,124 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,989 69%
 Households with Kids 7,147 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male483490418398400393357352354370363347327332323371381436531566
Female452435440376324357362382311346333289284310294323333472814696
Total9359258587747247507197346657166966366116426176947149081,3451,262

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46227 has a slightly less 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 46227 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 46227 real estate data, the median home value of $116,500 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 46227. Rentals in 46227 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46227 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 55,088 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 529 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,452 2.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,030 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,972 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,134 47%
 Households Vacant 2,551 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,655 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 39 2%
 For Sale Only 287 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 447 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 531 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,447 28%
 2 Bedroom 5,736 46%
 3+ Bedroom 2,640 21%
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 $37,380 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46227 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 46227 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 16,927 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,632 28%
 No Earnings 15,921 35%
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 16,927 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,632 28%
 No Earnings 15,921 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,581 92.7%
 Public transportation 280 1.1%
 Taxicab 31 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,054 4.1%
 Worked at Home 501 2.0%
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 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 3,125 18%
 High School Graduate 9,571 55%
 Associate's degree 860 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,604 15%
 Master's degree 717 4%
 Professional school degree 292 2%
 Doctorate degree 157 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,047 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,358 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,100 18.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46227

ZIP Code 46227 is in the Southside Sp Srvs of Marion County School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46227.

Rise Learning Center
5391 Shelby St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southside Sp Srvs of Marion County School District
Raymond F Brandes School 65
4065 Asbury St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Clinton Young Elementary School
5740 McFarland Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Douglas Macarthur Elementary School
454 East Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Homecroft Elementary School
1551 East Southview Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Southport Elementary School
261 East Anniston Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
William Henry Burkhart Elementary
5701 Brill Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Winchester Village Elementary
1900 East Stop 12 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Jeremiah Gray-Edison Elementary
5225 Gray Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Southport 6th Grade Academy
5715 South Keystone Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Southport Middle School
5715 South Keystone
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Southport High School
971 East Banta Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
St Mark Catholic School
541 E Edgewood Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Jude Catholic
5375 McFarland Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Roncalli High School
3300 Prague Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Calvary Lutheran School
6111 S Shelby St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Suburban Christian School
722 E County Line Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Christian School
6801 S East St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
8829 Madison Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
A Weekday Childrens Ministry of Southport Umc
1947 E Southport Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Riviera Children'S Center
6303 S East St
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Christian School
3639 S Keystone Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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