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ZIP Code 46553

Primary City:New Paris, IN (View All Cities)
County: Elkhart County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:19am)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.49, -85.85
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46553. 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 46553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46553, 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:
New Paris, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46553 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 46553 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46553 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,428
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,224
Median Home Value $141,800
Land Area 31.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,165
Median Household Income $53,343

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1491331491228410910688123133130102875056482015
Female1061381541549399105117113125123115825657383118
Total255271303276177208211205236258253217169106113865133

Gender

 Male 1,704 50%
 Female 1,724 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,364 98.1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141391902371961098122
Renter84839282911113
Total221872292652251209225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 832 71%
 Single Guardian 125 11%
 Singles 169 15%
 Singles With Roommate 39 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 704 60%
 Households with Kids 461 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2936332927252132283432332822252728271520
Female242222920222728413528353224343541251913
Total5358553847474860696960686046596269523433

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46553 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46553 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 46553 real estate data, the median home value of $141,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46553. Rentals in 46553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,427 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 736 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 252 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 177 14%
 Households Vacant 59 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 15 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 5%
 2 Bedroom 26 16%
 3+ Bedroom 131 79%
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 $53,343 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46553 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. More commuters in 46553 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 1,043 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 820 34%
 No Earnings 560 23%
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 1,043 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 820 34%
 No Earnings 560 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,450 86.9%
 Public transportation 8 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 4.3%
 Worked at Home 131 7.8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 167 17%
 High School Graduate 602 62%
 Associate's degree 32 3%
 Bachelor's degree 161 17%
 Master's degree 12 1%
 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 733 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 145 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46553

ZIP Code 46553 is in the Fairfield Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46553.

New Paris Elementary School
18665 Cr 46
New Paris, IN 46553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield Community School District

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