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ZIP Code 46319

Primary City:Griffith, IN (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:05am)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.53, -87.42
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46319

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46319. 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 46319. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46319, 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:
Griffith, IN
Unacceptable:
New Elliott

Stats and Demographics for the 46319 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46319 is located in northwest 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 46319 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46319 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,404
Population Density 1,985 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,700
Median Home Value $136,800
Land Area 9.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,245
Median Household Income $53,826

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
Male59960563064163168759856053763483454445127524719910475
Female595566629696666768594577631749771644466353298230163157
Total1,1941,1711,2591,3371,2971,4551,1921,1371,1681,3831,6051,188917628545429267232

Gender

 Male 8,851 48%
 Female 9,553 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,188 77.1%
 Black Or African American 2,863 15.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.3%
 Asian 138 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 706 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 449 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner545687631,282970625422140
Renter2586745134462931277436
Total3121,2421,2761,7281,263752496176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,244 45%
 Single Guardian 1,705 24%
 Singles 1,915 26%
 Singles With Roommate 381 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,776 66%
 Households with Kids 2,469 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male101115126122116127120113129131141122110126105135143136122124
Female118115125116100118112120116124116120132137142147142147118131
Total219230251238216245232233245255257242242263247282285283240255

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46319 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46319 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 46319 real estate data, the median home value of $136,800 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 46319. Rentals in 46319 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46319 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,390 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,629 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,195 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,421 31%
 Households Vacant 455 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 239 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 65 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 4%
 1 Bedroom 430 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,216 53%
 3+ Bedroom 548 24%
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 $53,826 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46319 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 46319 has very few people that work at home. 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 46319 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,072 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,824 27%
 No Earnings 4,206 30%
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 6,072 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,824 27%
 No Earnings 4,206 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,265 94.2%
 Public transportation 278 3.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 2.1%
 Worked at Home 33 0.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 592 10.2%
 High School Graduate 3,964 68.3%
 Associate's degree 278 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 782 13.5%
 Master's degree 89 1.5%
 Professional school degree 81 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,686 70.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 578 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 556 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46319

ZIP Code 46319 is in the Griffith Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46319.

Beiriger Elementary School
601 North Lillian St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Griffith Public Schools
Eldon Ready Elementary School
1345 North Broad St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Griffith Public Schools
Elsie Wadsworth Elementary School
600 North Jay St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Griffith Public Schools
Griffith Middle School
600 North Raymond St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Griffith Public Schools
Griffith Senior High School
600 North Wiggs St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Griffith Public Schools
St Mary School
525 N Broad St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calumet Christian School
826 N Harvey St
Griffith, IN 46319
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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