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ZIP Code 46234

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:27pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.81, -86.32
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46234

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46234. 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 46234. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46234, 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:
Clermont

Stats and Demographics for the 46234 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46234 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 46234 are primarily white. 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46234 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,810
Population Density 1,948 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,036
Median Home Value $135,800
Land Area 12.74 sq mi
Water Area 1.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,350
Median Household Income $66,186

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male958966893809566750978978882904828749615400257184146118
Female9239338907526029181,0181,033987951907814670439327255190220
Total1,8811,8991,7831,5611,1681,6681,9962,0111,8691,8551,7351,5631,285839584439336338

Gender

 Male 11,981 48%
 Female 12,829 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,494 78.6%
 Black Or African American 3,238 13.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 75 0.3%
 Asian 710 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 648 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 626 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1011,2751,7561,7931,54382743092
Renter1383963242941295880114
Total2391,6712,0802,0871,672885510206

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,120 55%
 Single Guardian 1,522 16%
 Singles 2,135 23%
 Singles With Roommate 573 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,807 62%
 Households with Kids 3,543 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19917321318220818819519118419418717216917117517918515611490
Female18319717319118220816820517018618117718016617815516915397108
Total382370386373390396363396354380368349349337353334354309211198

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46234 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46234 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 46234 real estate data, the median home value of $135,800 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 46234. Rentals in 46234 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46234 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,657 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 153 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,358 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,459 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,533 15%
 Households Vacant 686 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 281 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 229 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 224 15%
 1 Bedroom 245 16%
 2 Bedroom 483 31%
 3+ Bedroom 583 38%
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 $66,186 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46234 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. Most commuters in 46234 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 10,271 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,665 23%
 No Earnings 5,014 25%
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 10,271 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,665 23%
 No Earnings 5,014 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,700 95.8%
 Public transportation 17 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 168 1.3%
 Worked at Home 365 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 46234 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 304 4%
 High School Graduate 4,108 50%
 Associate's degree 615 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,284 28%
 Master's degree 549 7%
 Professional school degree 173 2%
 Doctorate degree 209 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,541 74.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 806 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 720 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46234

ZIP Code 46234 is in the M S D Wayne Township School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46234.

Chapel Glen Elementary School
701 Lansdowne Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Wayne Township School District
Robey Elementary School
8700 West 30th
Indianapolis, IN 46234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Wayne Township School District
Crosspointe Christian Academy
220 Country Club Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46234
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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