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ZIP Code 46779

Primary City:Pleasant Lake, IN (View All Cities)
County: Steuben County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:07pm)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -85.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46779. 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 46779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46779, 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:
Pleasant Lake, IN
Unacceptable:
Golden Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 46779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46779 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 46779 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46779 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,166
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,114
Median Home Value $122,100
Land Area 35.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 853
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male64787779455772616281898780584627199
Female626669794651566275977789855636322116
Total1261441461589110812812313717816617616511482594025

Gender

 Male 1,091 50%
 Female 1,075 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,114 97.6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5791091651781146018
Renter821322127682
Total131001411862051206820

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 503 59%
 Single Guardian 111 13%
 Singles 197 23%
 Singles With Roommate 42 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 582 68%
 Households with Kids 271 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71218161316121720201415151319181616109
Female13131113139151712191014151113191519139
Total2025292926252734323924293024323731352318

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46779 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46779 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46779 real estate data, the median home value of $122,100 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 46779. Rentals in 46779 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,166 100%
 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 498 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 125 11%
 Households Vacant 261 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Sale Only 26 10.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 184 70.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 12.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 35 20%
 2 Bedroom 46 26%
 3+ Bedroom 93 53%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46779 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 46779 has very few people that work at home. 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 46779 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 739 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 497 29%
 No Earnings 476 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 739 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 497 29%
 No Earnings 476 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,052 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 13 1%
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 85 12%
 High School Graduate 441 64%
 Associate's degree 60 9%
 Bachelor's degree 48 7%
 Master's degree 47 7%
 Professional school degree 13 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 282 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46779

ZIP Code 46779 is in the M S D Steuben County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46779.

Pleasant Lake Elementary School
1205 West Main St
Pleasant Lake, IN 46779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Steuben County School District

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