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ZIP Code 46327

Primary City:Hammond, IN (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:27pm)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.65, -87.51
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46327. 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 46327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46327, 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:
Hammond, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46327 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 46327 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46327 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,153
Population Density 2,945 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,593
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 4.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,080
Median Household Income $30,275

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male510522549515429432426441358407429334240172103758482
Female507498516459392462439402377391357314240161134114132150
Total1,0171,0201,065974821894865843735798786648480333237189216232

Gender

 Male 6,108 50%
 Female 6,045 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,063 66.3%
 Black Or African American 1,133 9.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.6%
 Asian 39 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2,421 19.9%
 Two Or More Races 420 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42306487616508286229138
Renter102382346308169725237
Total144688833924677358281175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,624 40%
 Single Guardian 1,135 28%
 Singles 1,116 27%
 Singles With Roommate 205 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,427 59%
 Households with Kids 1,653 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male92107981061081221039891121103105101119981091051049979
Female10511596991061031007711210910896841198399105908281
Total197222194205214225203175203230211201185238181208210194181160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46327 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46327 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46327 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46327 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46327 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,106 99.6%
 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 47 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,770 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 842 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,468 32%
 Households Vacant 513 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.2%
 For Sale Only 58 11.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 341 66.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 245 18%
 2 Bedroom 579 44%
 3+ Bedroom 504 38%
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 $30,275 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46327 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 46327 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. Most commuters in 46327 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 2,565 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,177 26%
 No Earnings 3,582 43%
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 2,565 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,177 26%
 No Earnings 3,582 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,637 90%
 Public transportation 184 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 5%
 Worked at Home 34 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 928 26.5%
 High School Graduate 2,140 61.1%
 Associate's degree 89 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 288 8.2%
 Master's degree 53 1.5%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,223 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 585 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46327

ZIP Code 46327 is in the School City of Hammond School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46327.

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
4221 Towle Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School City of Hammond School District
Washington Irving Elementary School
4727 Pine Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School City of Hammond School District
Bishop Noll Institute
1519 Hoffman St
Hammond, IN 46327
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Casimir School
4329 Cameron Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
City Baptist Schools
4925 Sohl Ave
Hammond, IN 46327
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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