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ZIP Code 46794

Primary City:Wawaka, IN (View All Cities)
County: Noble County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (10:25am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.46, -85.46
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46794

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46794. 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 46794. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46794, 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:
Wawaka, IN
Acceptable:
Brimfield
Unacceptable:
Brimfld, Cosperville, Diamond Lake, Waldron Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 46794 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46794 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 46794 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 46794 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,587
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 808
Median Home Value $120,300
Land Area 25.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 572
Median Household Income $45,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male624769603746385072617349512324221012
Female52667067303352475758524148362721186
Total1141131391276779909712911912590995951432818

Gender

 Male 806 51%
 Female 781 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,520 95.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 36 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8469910799644713
Renter52023277241
Total1366122134106665114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 357 62%
 Single Guardian 87 15%
 Singles 107 19%
 Singles With Roommate 21 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 371 65%
 Households with Kids 201 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male912111596714111713161112149121694
Female81214101181515179927121314101414153
Total172425252014222928262243232528192630247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46794 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46794 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46794 real estate data, the median home value of $120,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46794 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46794 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46794 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,587 100%
 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 318 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 11%
 Households Vacant 236 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 182 77%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 67 47%
 2 Bedroom 25 17%
 3+ Bedroom 51 36%
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 $45,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46794 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 46794 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 46794 can expect to fall in that range. 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 587 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 315 21%
 No Earnings 588 39%
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 587 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 315 21%
 No Earnings 588 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 731 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 4%
 Worked at Home 9 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 114 16%
 High School Graduate 470 64%
 Associate's degree 58 8%
 Bachelor's degree 81 11%
 Master's degree 10 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 363 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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