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ZIP Code 46383

Primary City:Valparaiso, IN (View All Cities)
County: Porter County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:41am)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -87.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46383

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46383. 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 46383. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46383, 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:
Valparaiso, IN
Unacceptable:
Valpo

Stats and Demographics for the 46383 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46383 is located in northwest Indiana and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46383 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 a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46383 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,687
Population Density 455 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,472
Median Home Value $174,600
Land Area 87.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,360
Median Household Income $55,374

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1831,2451,1941,6022,0001,5141,2811,1891,1441,3171,3911,3441,101711457375286237
Female1,0831,1341,1821,4982,0281,3371,1881,1881,1781,3021,5271,3981,100768637483489596
Total2,2662,3792,3763,1004,0282,8512,4692,3772,3222,6192,9182,7422,2011,4791,094858775833

Gender

 Male 19,571 49%
 Female 20,116 51%
Gender

Race

 White 36,380 91.7%
 Black Or African American 1,057 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 0.3%
 Asian 614 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 735 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 761 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner861,0251,6572,3662,4001,346831244
Renter9801,560849734520278248236
Total1,0662,5852,5063,1002,9201,6241,079480

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,490 49%
 Single Guardian 2,150 14%
 Singles 4,486 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,234 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,813 70%
 Households with Kids 4,547 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male215223264248233234251247280240232240229253272243266354467423
Female213239211224226230224213241252227246211246225255241327450430
Total428462475472459464475460521492459486440499497498507681917853

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46383 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46383 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 46383 real estate data, the median home value of $174,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46383. Rentals in 46383 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46383 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,835 92.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 508 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 469 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,708 4.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 135 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,344 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,611 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,405 33%
 Households Vacant 1,112 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 433 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 213 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 180 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 244 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 178 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,426 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,168 46%
 3+ Bedroom 971 20%
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 $55,374 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46383 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 46383 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 12,076 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,260 29%
 No Earnings 11,051 34%
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 12,076 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,260 29%
 No Earnings 11,051 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,501 90%
 Public transportation 228 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 798 4%
 Worked at Home 729 4%
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 971 8%
 High School Graduate 6,514 53%
 Associate's degree 1,062 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,351 19%
 Master's degree 750 6%
 Professional school degree 341 3%
 Doctorate degree 329 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,881 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 751 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 796 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46383

ZIP Code 46383 is in the East Porter County School Corporation. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46383.

Morgan Township Middle/High School
299 South Sr 49
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: East Porter County School Corporation
Washington Twp Middle/High School
381 East Sr 2
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: East Porter County School Corporation
Porter County Career Center
1005 North Franklin
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Jackson Elementary School
811 North 400 East
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Duneland School Corporation
Morgan Township Elementary School
299 South Sr 49
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Porter County School Corporation
Washington Twp Elementary School
383 East Sr 2
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Porter County School Corporation
Paul Saylor Elementary School
331 Midway
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portage Township School District
South Haven Elementary School
395 West Midway Dr
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Portage Township School District
Flint Lake Elementary School
4106 North Calumet Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Central Elementary School
305 Franklin St
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Cooks Corners Elementary School
358 Bullseye Lake Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Memorial Elementary School
1052 Park Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Northview Elementary School
257 Northview Dr
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Parkview Elementary School
1405 Wood St
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
1700 Roosevelt Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
1600 Roosevelt Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Valparaiso Community School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
1700 Monticello Park Dr
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Victory Christian Academy
3805 Laporte Ave Ste B
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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