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ZIP Code 46539

Primary City:Mentone, IN (View All Cities)
County: Kosciusko County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:01pm)
Coordinates:41.17, -86.02
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46539. 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 46539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46539, 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:
Mentone, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46539 is located in north 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 46539 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46539 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,298
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 956
Median Home Value $96,400
Land Area 31.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 855
Median Household Income $46,920

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
Male969871927973737173948280493131281913
Female668187778173707578997367604039362716
Total1621791581691601461431461511931551471097170644629

Gender

 Male 1,153 50%
 Female 1,145 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,210 96.2%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1789107158128786522
Renter214246352313101
Total38131153193151917523

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 492 58%
 Single Guardian 144 17%
 Singles 178 21%
 Singles With Roommate 41 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 524 61%
 Households with Kids 331 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1918212222201226182110141115172418151813
Female1810111215191513191714242111191819101116
Total3728323437392739373824383226364237252929

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46539 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46539 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46539 real estate data, the median home value of $96,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46539 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46539 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,298 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 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 462 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 202 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 191 20%
 Households Vacant 101 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 12 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 12%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 19 12%
 2 Bedroom 30 19%
 3+ Bedroom 109 68%
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 $46,920 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46539 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 46539 can expect to fall in that range. 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 663 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 370 25%
 No Earnings 437 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 663 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 370 25%
 No Earnings 437 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 828 93.7%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 4.1%
 Worked at Home 19 2.1%
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 124 18.9%
 High School Graduate 452 68.9%
 Associate's degree 7 1.1%
 Bachelor's degree 56 8.5%
 Master's degree 6 0.9%
 Professional school degree 5 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 325 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 21.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46539

ZIP Code 46539 is in the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46539.

Mentone Elementary School
301 East Jackson St
Mentone, IN 46539
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation

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