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ZIP Code 46802

Primary City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Michigan Avenue|Southwest Fort Wayne
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:00pm)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.07, -85.16
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46802. 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 46802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46802, 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:
Fort Wayne, IN
Unacceptable:
Ft Wayne

Stats and Demographics for the 46802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46802 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46802 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46802 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,086
Population Density 2,618 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,472
Median Home Value $52,200
Land Area 4.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,471
Median Household Income $26,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male40533931434361766058149044948150539526115189764931
Female32635625332259050539630430729433124519014788905848
Total7316955676651,2071,16597779475677583664045129817716610779

Gender

 Male 6,236 56%
 Female 4,850 44%
Gender

Race

 White 7,416 66.9%
 Black Or African American 2,082 18.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.6%
 Asian 175 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 855 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 486 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3116023533630716211834
Renter4868785275313711719331
Total5171,03876286767833321165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 926 21%
 Single Guardian 943 21%
 Singles 2,077 46%
 Singles With Roommate 525 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,398 76%
 Households with Kids 1,073 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male90807487725861826668546653734665548395112
Female5164706170946457715647525345645960627796
Total141144144148142152125139137124101118106118110124114145172208

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46802 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46802 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46802 real estate data, the median home value of $52,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46802 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46802 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,510 86%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 774 7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 802 7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 855 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 528 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,088 56%
 Households Vacant 1,001 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 498 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 95 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 337 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 284 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,176 41%
 2 Bedroom 826 29%
 3+ Bedroom 595 21%
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 $26,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46802 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. More commuters in 46802 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 2,819 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,855 32%
 No Earnings 3,204 36%
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 2,819 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,855 32%
 No Earnings 3,204 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,550 82%
 Public transportation 185 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 368 8%
 Worked at Home 243 6%
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 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 994 24%
 High School Graduate 2,198 54%
 Associate's degree 250 6%
 Bachelor's degree 455 11%
 Master's degree 87 2%
 Professional school degree 45 1%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,355 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 214 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 442 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46802

ZIP Code 46802 is in the Fort Wayne Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46802.

Lindley Elementary School
2201 Ardmore Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Portage Middle School
3521 Taylor St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Washington Elementary School
1015 West Wash Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Study Elementary School
2414 Brooklyn Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Special Education Center
1200 South Barr St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
St Joseph - St Elizabeth School
2211 Brooklyn Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Emmanuel-St Michael School
1123 Union St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul'S Lutheran School
1125 Barr St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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