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ZIP Code 46526

Primary City:Goshen, IN (View All Cities)
County: Elkhart County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:16pm)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -85.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46526. 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 46526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46526, 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:
Goshen, IN
Acceptable:
Foraker

Stats and Demographics for the 46526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46526 is located in northeast Indiana and covers a slightly less 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 46526 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46526 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,671
Population Density 457 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,847
Median Home Value $120,200
Land Area 67.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,938
Median Household Income $47,863

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2591,1691,1571,1681,0641,058985873851979866859639534386367298312
Female1,2231,0931,0651,1511,1871,014930902844960916899800601535509529689
Total2,4822,2622,2222,3192,2512,0721,9151,7751,6951,9391,7821,7581,4391,1359218768271,001

Gender

 Male 14,824 48%
 Female 15,847 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,560 83.3%
 Black Or African American 528 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 108 0.4%
 Asian 382 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 3,428 11.2%
 Two Or More Races 655 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1259811,2441,5481,5121,056728289
Renter376815577503290193344357
Total5011,7961,8212,0511,8021,2491,072646

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,075 56%
 Single Guardian 1,656 15%
 Singles 2,713 25%
 Singles With Roommate 494 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,037 64%
 Households with Kids 3,901 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221255259283247232248193249252217234236218242222234244226219
Female262251239211238232217189217211220221201212195226204265261229
Total483506498494485464465382466463437455437430437448438509487448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46526 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 46526 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46526 real estate data, the median home value of $120,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46526 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46526 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,533 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 92 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 411 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 405 1.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 230 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,137 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,346 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,455 29%
 Households Vacant 909 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 345 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 233 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 1%
 1 Bedroom 838 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,205 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,205 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 $47,863 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46526 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. More commuters in 46526 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,750 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,358 30%
 No Earnings 7,677 31%
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 9,750 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,358 30%
 No Earnings 7,677 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,534 90.2%
 Public transportation 152 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 62 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 895 6.0%
 Worked at Home 359 2.4%
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 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 1,965 20%
 High School Graduate 5,148 52%
 Associate's degree 543 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,475 15%
 Master's degree 551 6%
 Professional school degree 194 2%
 Doctorate degree 102 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,781 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 773 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,045 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46526

ZIP Code 46526 is in the Fairfield Community School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46526.

Benton Elementary School
68350 Cr 31
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield Community School District
Chandler Elementary School
419 South 8th St
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Model Elementary School
412 South Greene Rd
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Parkside Elementary School
1202 South 7th St
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Goshen Middle School
1216 South Indiana Ave
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Waterford Elementary School
65560 Sr 15
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
West Goshen Elementary School
215 Dewey Ave
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Prairie View Elementary School
1730 Regent St
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Goshen Community School District
Fairfield Jr-Sr High School
67530 Us 33
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairfield Community School District
Goshen High School
401 Lincolnway East
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Goshen Community School District
St John the Evangelist Catholic School
117 W Monroe St
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bethany Christian Schools
2904 S Main St
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Harrison Christian School
64784 County Road 11
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Morning Star School
24915 County Road 142
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Willow Spring School
65265 County Road 13
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bashor Alternative School
62226 Cr 15
Goshen, IN 46526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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