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ZIP Code 46545

Primary City:Mishawaka, IN (View All Cities)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:35am)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -86.14
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46545. 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 46545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46545, 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:
Mishawaka, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46545 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46545 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46545 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,082
Population Density 1,410 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,655
Median Home Value $111,200
Land Area 17.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,261
Median Household Income $34,995

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7507246698221,1281,046835741704755810744612400311247214215
Female7977226929021,4081,048825734709805833866758559425401379492
Total1,5471,4461,3611,7242,5362,0941,6601,4751,4131,5601,6431,6101,370959736648593707

Gender

 Male 11,727 47%
 Female 13,355 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,948 83.5%
 Black Or African American 2,145 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.5%
 Asian 682 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 46 0.2%
 Other Race 506 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 640 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner885398471,1521,228773591235
Renter8861,566856817658356339330
Total9742,1051,7031,9691,8861,129930565

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,001 36%
 Single Guardian 2,041 18%
 Singles 4,315 38%
 Singles With Roommate 904 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,357 74%
 Households with Kids 2,904 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male177149129140150137141154142135139149107139145139155165218231
Female137178158138153124164129152124129155148136139129159204271318
Total314327287278303261305283294259268304255275284268314369489549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46545 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46545 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 46545 real estate data, the median home value of $111,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46545 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46545 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,340 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 17 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 716 2.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,782 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,671 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,808 46%
 Households Vacant 1,394 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 896 64.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.8%
 For Sale Only 199 14.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 5.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 202 14.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 2,241 41.1%
 2 Bedroom 2,036 37.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,133 20.8%
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 $34,995 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46545 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 46545 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 7,341 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,199 31%
 No Earnings 6,269 32%
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 7,341 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,199 31%
 No Earnings 6,269 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,483 91.0%
 Public transportation 57 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 522 4.5%
 Worked at Home 461 4.0%
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 772 10%
 High School Graduate 4,373 59%
 Associate's degree 406 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,125 15%
 Master's degree 477 6%
 Professional school degree 128 2%
 Doctorate degree 127 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,747 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 454 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 392 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46545

ZIP Code 46545 is in the School City of Mishawaka School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46545.

Battell Elementary School
715 East Broadway
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School City of Mishawaka School District
Liberty Elementary School
600 East Pregel Dr
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School City of Mishawaka School District
Elsie Rogers Elementary School
56219 Currant Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation
Schmucker Middle School
56045 Bittersweet Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation
Walt Disney Elementary School
4015 North Filbert Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation
Bittersweet Elementary School
55860 Bittersweet
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation
John J Young Middle School
1801 North Main St
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School City of Mishawaka School District
Penn High School
56100 Bittersweet Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation
First Baptist Christian School
724 N Main St
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Montessori Academy at Edison Lakes
530 E Day Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Covenant Christian School
54790 Fir Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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