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ZIP Code 46280

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:11am)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.94, -86.11
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46280

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46280. 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 46280. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46280, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 46280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46280 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 46280 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46280 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,793
Population Density 1,591 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,189
Median Home Value $154,300
Land Area 4.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,007
Median Household Income $61,230

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21322121124317530625226424624123823016611277743830
Female184196199159170332280237239286299200199147109877459
Total39741741040234563853250148552753743036525918616111289

Gender

 Male 3,337 49%
 Female 3,456 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,047 89.0%
 Black Or African American 238 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 292 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 65 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 127 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1530136843038025517557
Renter8134522819011833247
Total9664659662049828819964

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,321 44%
 Single Guardian 426 14%
 Singles 1,026 34%
 Singles With Roommate 234 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,177 72%
 Households with Kids 830 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4540573043415347374640434339654149553333
Female2844433247373237433240513244353638302022
Total738410062907885848078809475831007787855355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46280 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46280 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 46280 real estate data, the median home value of $154,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46280 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46280 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,691 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 94 1.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,580 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 401 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,026 32%
 Households Vacant 182 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 42 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 171 15%
 2 Bedroom 556 48%
 3+ Bedroom 432 37%
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 $61,230 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46280 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 46280 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 2,855 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,557 28%
 No Earnings 1,230 22%
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 2,855 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,557 28%
 No Earnings 1,230 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,779 92.4%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 1.8%
 Worked at Home 237 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 46280 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 70 3%
 High School Graduate 798 35%
 Associate's degree 188 8%
 Bachelor's degree 922 40%
 Master's degree 240 10%
 Professional school degree 36 2%
 Doctorate degree 34 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 777 61.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 340 27.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46280

ZIP Code 46280 is in the Carmel Clay School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46280.

Orchard Park Elementary School
10404 Orchard Park South Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carmel Clay School District
Peter Rabbit Nursery School
10837 N College Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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