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ZIP Code 46706

Primary City:Auburn, IN (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:42am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -85.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46706. 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 46706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46706, 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:
Auburn, IN
Unacceptable:
Auburn Junction, Norland Park

Stats and Demographics for the 46706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46706 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 46706 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46706 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,630
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,899
Median Home Value $122,700
Land Area 86.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,319
Median Household Income $48,743

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male613706709669480497573594639703691622532385273182159119
Female595640684592475533566578570702717643567449321312248292
Total1,2081,3461,3931,2619551,0301,1391,1721,2091,4051,4081,2651,099834594494407411

Gender

 Male 9,146 49%
 Female 9,484 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,099 97.1%
 Black Or African American 80 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 126 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 120 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 173 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1056739761,3091,215774476179
Renter176339303254155129147109
Total2811,0121,2791,5631,370903623288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,925 54%
 Single Guardian 1,097 15%
 Singles 1,957 27%
 Singles With Roommate 340 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,890 67%
 Households with Kids 2,429 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male113126121138135133150151137146163141134125122163133148103101
Female1081231201181331131201371371241441241351571401251231129292
Total221249241256268246270288274270307265269282262288256260195193

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46706 has a small 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 46706 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 46706 real estate data, the median home value of $122,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46706 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46706 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,284 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 76 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 143 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 127 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,013 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,694 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,612 20%
 Households Vacant 580 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 28.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.6%
 For Sale Only 183 31.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 9.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 146 25.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 2%
 1 Bedroom 381 25%
 2 Bedroom 662 44%
 3+ Bedroom 432 29%
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 $48,743 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46706 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 46706 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 5,981 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,066 27%
 No Earnings 4,892 33%
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 5,981 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,066 27%
 No Earnings 4,892 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,034 93.5%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 222 2.6%
 Worked at Home 320 3.7%
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 554 9.1%
 High School Graduate 3,414 55.8%
 Associate's degree 542 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,031 16.9%
 Master's degree 475 7.8%
 Professional school degree 83 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,214 72.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 920 20.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 307 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46706

ZIP Code 46706 is in the Dekalb County Ctl United School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46706.

James R Watson Elementary School
901 Eckhart St
Auburn, IN 46706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County Ctl United School District
Mckenney-Harrison Elementary School
320 Van Auken St
Auburn, IN 46706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County Ctl United School District
Lakewood Park Christian School
5555 County Road 29
Auburn, IN 46706
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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