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ZIP Code 46392

Primary City:Wheatfield, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (8:36am)
Area code: 219 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -87.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46392

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46392. 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 46392. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46392, 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:
Wheatfield, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46392 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46392 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 46392 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46392 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,957
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,018
Median Home Value $157,200
Land Area 109.48 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,815
Median Household Income $64,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male266284295358199196278284270300335254223181115863421
Female266300330295175208271284270325309257229163130695542
Total5325846256533744045495685406256445114523442451558963

Gender

 Male 3,979 50%
 Female 3,978 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,693 96.7%
 Black Or African American 47 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 28 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 97 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 77 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3127344758049032515332
Renter401281139357291410
Total7140156067354735416742

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,856 66%
 Single Guardian 387 14%
 Singles 455 16%
 Singles With Roommate 117 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,705 61%
 Households with Kids 1,110 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5749605663475750675865575065877562815351
Female4659605760527362536274625577686271563838
Total103108120113123991301121201201391191051421551371331379189

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46392 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46392 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 46392 real estate data, the median home value of $157,200 is slightly less 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 46392. Rentals in 46392 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46392 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,885 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 72 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,779 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 552 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 484 16%
 Households Vacant 203 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 40 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 10%
 2 Bedroom 193 46%
 3+ Bedroom 182 44%
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 $64,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46392 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 46392. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,534 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,407 24%
 No Earnings 2,036 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 2,534 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,407 24%
 No Earnings 2,036 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,138 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 2%
 Worked at Home 110 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 411 15%
 High School Graduate 1,847 69%
 Associate's degree 150 6%
 Bachelor's degree 186 7%
 Master's degree 94 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,545 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 269 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46392

ZIP Code 46392 is in the Kankakee Valley School Corporation. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46392.

Kankakee Valley Middle School
5258 West Sr 10
Wheatfield, IN 46392
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kankakee Valley School Corporation
Wheatfield Elementary School
251 South Center St 158
Wheatfield, IN 46392
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kankakee Valley School Corporation
Kankakee Valley Intermediate Schl
12345 North 550 West
Wheatfield, IN 46392
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kankakee Valley School Corporation
Kankakee Valley High School
3923 West Sr 10
Wheatfield, IN 46392
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kankakee Valley School Corporation

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