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ZIP Code 46617

Primary City:South Bend, IN (View All Cities)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (4:56am)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -86.24
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46617. 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 46617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46617, 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:
South Bend, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46617 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 46617 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46617 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,601
Population Density 3,688 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,456
Median Home Value $115,600
Land Area 2.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,857
Median Household Income $48,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male277302306282673423342263238264272279218183106928285
Female287283286272444388317253257300317324243198161169159256
Total5645855925541,117811659516495564589603461381267261241341

Gender

 Male 4,687 49%
 Female 4,914 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,707 69.9%
 Black Or African American 2,134 22.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 165 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 230 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 342 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner29320377510525355254121
Renter297464180168133414637
Total326784557678658396300158

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,445 37%
 Single Guardian 620 16%
 Singles 1,314 34%
 Singles With Roommate 478 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,861 74%
 Households with Kids 996 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6049556261586656617060585464646854494785
Female6145656153496058635165506456526461563950
Total1219412012311410712611412412112510811812011613211510586135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46617 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46617 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 46617 real estate data, the median home value of $115,600 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 46617. Rentals in 46617 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,189 95.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 125 1.3%
 Other Institutional 42 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 227 2.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,732 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 759 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,366 31%
 Households Vacant 599 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 205 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 106 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 293 21%
 2 Bedroom 512 37%
 3+ Bedroom 558 40%
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 $48,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46617 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 46617 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 46617 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,904 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,864 36%
 No Earnings 2,255 28%
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 2,904 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,864 36%
 No Earnings 2,255 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,633 78%
 Public transportation 162 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 647 14%
 Worked at Home 191 4%
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. 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 331 11%
 High School Graduate 951 32%
 Associate's degree 90 3%
 Bachelor's degree 825 28%
 Master's degree 260 9%
 Professional school degree 154 5%
 Doctorate degree 346 12%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,038 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 625 35%
 Not Enrolled in School 134 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46617

ZIP Code 46617 is in the South Bend Community School Corporation. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46617.

Mckinley Primary Center
228 North Greenlawn Ave
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Bend Community School Corporation
Perley Fine Arts Academy
740 North Eddy St
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Bend Community School Corporation
Jefferson Intermediate Center
528 South Eddy St
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Bend Community School Corporation
St Josephs High School
1441 N Michigan St
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Joseph Grade School
216 N Hill St
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Starz Academy
2117 E Jefferson Blvd
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherd Montessori School
1101 E Jefferson Blvd
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity School at Greenlawn
107 S Greenlawn Ave
South Bend, IN 46617
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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