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ZIP Code 46742

Primary City:Hamilton, IN (View All Cities)
County: Steuben County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:38am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.54, -84.89
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46742

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46742. 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 46742. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46742, 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:
Hamilton, IN
Unacceptable:
Alvarado, Circle Park, Clarks Landing, Cold Springs, Forest Park Beach, Island Park, Oakwood, Oakwood Shores, Otsego, Penn Park, Russels Point

Stats and Demographics for the 46742 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46742 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 46742 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46742 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,488
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,189
Median Home Value $145,700
Land Area 51.06 sq mi
Water Area 1.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,398
Median Household Income $52,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male91105124139798980891171231481751429865463219
Female87108108130856182941141131501661269775564035
Total1782132322691641501621832312362983412681951401027254

Gender

 Male 1,761 50%
 Female 1,727 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,430 98.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner178517123129719110036
Renter155550534925176
Total3214022128434621611742

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 828 59%
 Single Guardian 159 11%
 Singles 343 25%
 Singles With Roommate 68 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,035 74%
 Households with Kids 363 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2217201718152722231333282327272526313011
Female1717163020201823271518292224252230282517
Total3934364738354545502851574551524756595528

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46742 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46742 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46742 real estate data, the median home value of $145,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46742. Rentals in 46742 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46742 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,488 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 742 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 386 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 270 12%
 Households Vacant 791 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 3.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 39 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 666 84.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 5.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 16%
 2 Bedroom 113 40%
 3+ Bedroom 126 44%
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 $52,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46742 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. Most commuters in 46742 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,143 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 26%
 No Earnings 907 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 1,143 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 26%
 No Earnings 907 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,406 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 3%
 Worked at Home 26 2%
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 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 182 14.1%
 High School Graduate 790 61.3%
 Associate's degree 96 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 142 11.0%
 Master's degree 75 5.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 360 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46742

ZIP Code 46742 is in the Hamilton Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46742.

Hamilton Community Elementary School
903 South Wayne St
Hamilton, IN 46742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton Community School District
Hamilton Community High School
903 South Wayne St
Hamilton, IN 46742
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamilton Community School District
Alvarado School
4940 S 800 E
Hamilton, IN 46742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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