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ZIP Code 46793

Primary City:Waterloo, IN (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (6:40am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -85.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46793

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46793. 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 46793. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46793, 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:
Waterloo, IN
Unacceptable:
Sedan

Stats and Demographics for the 46793 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46793 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 46793 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46793 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,292
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,744
Median Home Value $114,400
Land Area 55.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,569
Median Household Income $48,693

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
Male1571621691631591111311441591711931341238047402017
Female1421451541491291211421381561601731401088954444325
Total299307323312288232273282315331366274231169101846342

Gender

 Male 2,180 51%
 Female 2,112 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,129 96.2%
 Black Or African American 11 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 52 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 80 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner401472443312531588930
Renter286874493112114
Total6821531838028417010034

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 930 59%
 Single Guardian 254 16%
 Singles 314 20%
 Singles With Roommate 71 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 990 63%
 Households with Kids 579 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3240233532363228343339204631403435272729
Female2731252631253624292627353630174639262130
Total5971486163616852635966558261578074534859

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46793 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46793 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46793 real estate data, the median home value of $114,400 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 46793. Rentals in 46793 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46793 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,267 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 886 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 406 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 277 16%
 Households Vacant 175 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 30.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 38 21.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 8.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 34.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 13%
 2 Bedroom 62 22%
 3+ Bedroom 181 65%
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 $48,693 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46793 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. More commuters in 46793 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 1,272 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 896 27%
 No Earnings 1,183 35%
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 1,272 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 896 27%
 No Earnings 1,183 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,579 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 8%
 Worked at Home 50 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 231 17%
 High School Graduate 969 71%
 Associate's degree 76 6%
 Bachelor's degree 77 6%
 Master's degree 15 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 847 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 105 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46793

ZIP Code 46793 is in the Dekalb County Ctl United School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46793.

Dekalb Middle School
3338 Cr 427
Waterloo, IN 46793
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dekalb County Ctl United School District
Waterloo Elementary School
300 East Douglas St
Waterloo, IN 46793
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County Ctl United School District
Dekalb High School
3424 Cr 427
Waterloo, IN 46793
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dekalb County Ctl United School District

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