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ZIP Code 46240

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (1:24pm)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.91, -86.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46240. 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 46240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46240, 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:
Nora, Williams Creek, Williams Crk

Stats and Demographics for the 46240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46240 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 46240 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46240 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,731
Population Density 1,915 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,194
Median Home Value $200,400
Land Area 9.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,280
Median Household Income $53,699

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4994994534796921,000672601518541628593528352243220214214
Female491453424459722997591500541608646710630466365355359468
Total9909528779381,4141,9971,2631,1011,0591,1491,2741,3031,158818608575573682

Gender

 Male 8,946 48%
 Female 9,785 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,802 79.0%
 Black Or African American 1,667 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.1%
 Asian 902 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 960 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 373 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner223786139371,097688533217
Renter6481,522708578469279288303
Total6701,9001,3211,5151,566967821520

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,256 35%
 Single Guardian 1,085 12%
 Singles 4,027 43%
 Singles With Roommate 912 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,450 80%
 Households with Kids 1,830 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1158696101868912097107871028482989784112998787
Female101105102851068698828185788083989210485997984
Total216191198186192175218179188172180164165196189188197198166171

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46240 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 46240 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 46240 real estate data, the median home value of $200,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46240 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46240 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,556 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.5%
 Other Institutional 71 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,228 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,257 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,795 47%
 Households Vacant 914 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 505 55.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2.8%
 For Sale Only 120 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 12.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 13.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 69 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,820 40%
 2 Bedroom 2,191 48%
 3+ Bedroom 519 11%
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 $53,699 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46240 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. More commuters in 46240 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,662 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,006 25%
 No Earnings 4,226 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 7,662 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,006 25%
 No Earnings 4,226 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,799 92.0%
 Public transportation 85 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 178 1.7%
 Worked at Home 591 5.5%
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 312 5%
 High School Graduate 2,239 36%
 Associate's degree 307 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,128 34%
 Master's degree 713 11%
 Professional school degree 361 6%
 Doctorate degree 175 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,574 57.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 836 30.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 315 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46240

ZIP Code 46240 is in the In School for the Blind & Vis Imprd School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46240.

Indiana School for the Blind
7725 North College Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: In School for the Blind & Vis Imprd School District
In Math & Science Academy North
7435 North Keyston Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Indiana Math Science Academy North
Indiana Virtual School
2206 East 96th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Indiana Virtual School District
J Everett Light Career Center
1901 East 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: M S D Washington Township School District
Allisonville Elementary School
4900 East 79th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Washington Township School District
Nora Elementary School
1000 East 91st St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Washington Township School District
Northview Middle School
8401 Westfield Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: M S D Washington Township School District
Hilltop School
1915 East 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Washington Township School District
North Central High School
1801 East 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: M S D Washington Township School District
St Pius X Catholic School
7200 Sarto Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Colonial Christian School
8140 Union Chapel Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Park Tudor School
7200 N College Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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