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ZIP Code 46236

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Indianapolis
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:26am)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.89, -85.97
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46236. 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 46236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46236, 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:
Oaklandon

Stats and Demographics for the 46236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46236 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 46236 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46236 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,294
Population Density 2,596 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,534
Median Home Value $164,400
Land Area 10.52 sq mi
Water Area 1.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,054
Median Household Income $80,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9199831,1191,0926007418238889861,1631,251945722396241160136121
Female9181,0191,0921,0035258028899801,0831,3461,307963674420288244191264
Total1,8372,0022,2112,0951,1251,5431,7121,8682,0692,5092,5581,9081,396816529404327385

Gender

 Male 13,286 49%
 Female 14,008 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,265 77.9%
 Black Or African American 3,793 13.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 0.3%
 Asian 507 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 834 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 801 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner991,1791,8882,6621,84579436985
Renter5125325124998518199
Total1501,4322,1392,9111,943845450184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,072 60%
 Single Guardian 1,462 15%
 Singles 2,072 21%
 Singles With Roommate 448 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,997 60%
 Households with Kids 4,057 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male177182191177187221195214166232200229211247245247231224145116
Female2051671782071951952051892352062002062352452472262391979498
Total382349369384382416400403401438400435446492492473470421239214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46236 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46236 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 46236 real estate data, the median home value of $164,400 is slightly higher 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 46236. Rentals in 46236 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,073 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 184 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 34 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,581 72%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,340 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,133 11%
 Households Vacant 480 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 218 45%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 1%
 1 Bedroom 238 18%
 2 Bedroom 349 26%
 3+ Bedroom 748 55%
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 $80,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46236 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 46236 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,438 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,658 26%
 No Earnings 5,343 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 10,438 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,658 26%
 No Earnings 5,343 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,624 93.0%
 Public transportation 4 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 129 0.9%
 Worked at Home 875 6.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 466 5%
 High School Graduate 3,187 36%
 Associate's degree 518 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,974 33%
 Master's degree 1,217 14%
 Professional school degree 413 5%
 Doctorate degree 200 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,696 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,222 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 379 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46236

ZIP Code 46236 is in the Andrew J Brown Academy. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46236.

Andrew J Brown Academy
3600 North German Church Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Andrew J Brown Academy
Francis Scott Key School 103
3920 Baker Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Fall Creek Valley Middle School
9701 East 63rd St
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Forest Glen Elementary School
6333 Lee Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Oaklandon Elementary School
6702 Oaklandon Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Sunnyside Elementary School
6345 Sunnyside Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Winding Ridge Elementary School
11825 East 46th St
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Early Learning Center
6501 Sunnysdie Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Indian Creek Elementary School
10833 East 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
Amy Beverland Elementary
11650 Fox Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Lawrence Township School District
John Marshall Community High School
10101 East 38th St
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
St Simon the Apostle School
8155 Oaklandon Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Horizon Christian School
7702 Indian Lake Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Holy Cross Lutheran School
8115 Oaklandon Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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