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ZIP Code 46237

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (2:57pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.68, -86.09
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46237

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46237. 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 46237. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46237, 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:
Southport

Stats and Demographics for the 46237 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46237 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 46237 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46237 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,624
Population Density 2,666 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,721
Median Home Value $128,000
Land Area 14.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,548
Median Household Income $57,266

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4721,4621,5001,3121,1741,5891,5361,5221,3311,4291,2571,010875607389262220179
Female1,4161,4181,3751,2361,4221,7211,5701,4951,3771,5361,3781,213947703498423350420
Total2,8882,8802,8752,5482,5963,3103,1063,0172,7082,9652,6352,2231,8221,310887685570599

Gender

 Male 19,126 48%
 Female 20,498 52%
Gender

Race

 White 35,305 89.1%
 Black Or African American 1,108 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.2%
 Asian 1,341 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 959 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 832 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1671,8532,3002,5761,9611,147674172
Renter7081,420871672443238156190
Total8753,2733,1713,2482,4041,385830362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,780 50%
 Single Guardian 2,558 16%
 Singles 4,079 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,131 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,007 64%
 Households with Kids 5,541 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male277306292299317275288286296324287294301294262284284260222210
Female294309290276310268289281270261274282273285272251267230216214
Total571615582575627543577567566585561576574579534535551490438424

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46237 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 46237 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 46237 real estate data, the median home value of $128,000 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 46237. Rentals in 46237 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46237 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,409 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 215 0.5%
 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 9,297 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,553 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,698 28%
 Households Vacant 1,173 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 528 45.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 2.1%
 For Sale Only 244 20.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 139 11.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 211 18.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 63 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,486 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,317 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,177 23%
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 $57,266 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46237 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46237 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 14,844 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,190 24%
 No Earnings 8,318 27%
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 14,844 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,190 24%
 No Earnings 8,318 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,159 96.5%
 Public transportation 50 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 105 0.5%
 Worked at Home 519 2.6%
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 1,090 8.9%
 High School Graduate 6,343 51.9%
 Associate's degree 924 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,680 21.9%
 Master's degree 818 6.7%
 Professional school degree 276 2.3%
 Doctorate degree 88 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,502 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,245 14.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,055 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46237

ZIP Code 46237 is in the Franklin Township Community School Corporation. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46237.

Bunker Hill Elementary School
6620 Shelbyville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin Township Community School Corporation
Arlington Elementary School
5814 South Arlington Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin Township Community School Corporation
Mary Bryan Elementary School
4355 East Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Perry Township School District
Lutheran High School of Indianapolis
5555 S Arlington Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Indianapolis Southside Christian Academy
4801 Shelbyville Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gray Road Christian School
5500 Gray Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southport Presbyterian Christian School
7525 McFarland Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Curtis Wilson Primary School O
7850 S Emerson Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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