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ZIP Code 46721

Primary City:Butler, IN (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:06pm)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -84.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46721

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46721. 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 46721. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46721, 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:
Butler, IN
Unacceptable:
Artic, Moore, Newville

Stats and Demographics for the 46721 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46721 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 46721 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46721 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,058
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,024
Median Home Value $90,400
Land Area 80.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,817
Median Household Income $44,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1701802192241271621491651812172111591219374373231
Female17117620117215213214618115221018114812411790445356
Total341356420396279294295346333427392307245210164818587

Gender

 Male 2,552 50%
 Female 2,506 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,875 96.4%
 Black Or African American 15 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 12 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 76 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner301612603652691938237
Renter401089995432654
Total702693594603122198741

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,009 56%
 Single Guardian 335 18%
 Singles 385 21%
 Singles With Roommate 88 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,120 62%
 Households with Kids 697 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3135372932423041353639584046455543483326
Female3530413245392734312749354248284046322628
Total6665786177815775666388938294739589805954

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46721 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46721 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46721 real estate data, the median home value of $90,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46721 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46721 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46721 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,951 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 956 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 441 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 420 21%
 Households Vacant 207 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 80 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 49 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 1%
 1 Bedroom 29 7%
 2 Bedroom 134 30%
 3+ Bedroom 275 62%
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 $44,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46721 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 46721 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,575 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,038 27%
 No Earnings 1,251 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 1,575 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,038 27%
 No Earnings 1,251 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,942 92.8%
 Public transportation 20 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 3.1%
 Worked at Home 54 2.6%
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 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 242 15.5%
 High School Graduate 1,160 74.1%
 Associate's degree 81 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 27 1.7%
 Master's degree 44 2.8%
 Professional school degree 12 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 838 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 142 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 108 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46721

ZIP Code 46721 is in the Dekalb County Eastern Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46721.

Butler Elementary School
1025 South Broadway
Butler, IN 46721
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County Eastern Community School District
Eastside Junior-Senior High School
603 East Green St
Butler, IN 46721
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dekalb County Eastern Community School District

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