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ZIP Code 46815

Primary City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northeast Fort Wayne
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (1:59am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.10, -85.06
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46815

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46815. 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 46815. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46815, 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 46815 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46815 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 46815 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46815 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,522
Population Density 2,544 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,138
Median Home Value $114,200
Land Area 10.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,435
Median Household Income $56,669

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8589489401,078837756772767746788792799638455351324279262
Female8529041,0041,139900802826823844870919876793638493448457544
Total1,7101,8521,9442,2171,7371,5581,5981,5901,5901,6581,7111,6751,4311,093844772736806

Gender

 Male 12,390 47%
 Female 14,132 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,666 85.5%
 Black Or African American 2,373 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.4%
 Asian 306 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 261 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 817 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner991,0081,3461,5421,5471,040821335
Renter365596427351313194200251
Total4641,6041,7731,8931,8601,2341,021586

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,220 50%
 Single Guardian 1,688 16%
 Singles 3,000 29%
 Singles With Roommate 527 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,027 67%
 Households with Kids 3,408 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male172174151183161180191209207191162184190213218195205208252195
Female165169170165155197178191183201185219200199184196242208309228
Total337343321348316377369400390392347403390412402391447416561423

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46815 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46815 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 46815 real estate data, the median home value of $114,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46815. Rentals in 46815 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46815 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,706 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 206 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 572 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,632 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,106 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,697 24%
 Households Vacant 703 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 359 51.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.9%
 For Sale Only 164 23.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 8.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 12.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 113 4%
 1 Bedroom 750 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,094 39%
 3+ Bedroom 821 30%
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 $56,669 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46815 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 46815 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 9,026 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,091 24%
 No Earnings 6,695 32%
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 9,026 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,091 24%
 No Earnings 6,695 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,758 93.9%
 Public transportation 29 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 1.0%
 Worked at Home 604 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 637 7.7%
 High School Graduate 4,261 51.6%
 Associate's degree 768 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,734 21.0%
 Master's degree 586 7.1%
 Professional school degree 200 2.4%
 Doctorate degree 64 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,768 64.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,291 22.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 793 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46815

ZIP Code 46815 is in the Smith Academy for Excellence. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46815.

Smith Academy for Excellence
6806 Embers Ct
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Smith Academy for Excellence
Blackhawk Middle School
7200 East State Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Fred H Croninger Elementary School
6700 Trier Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Glenwood Park Elementary School
4501 Vance Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
J Wilbur Haley Elementary School
2201 Maplecrest Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Lane Middle School
4901 Vance Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Jeff H Towles Intermediate School
420 East Paulding Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
R Nelson Snider High School
4600 Fairlawn Pass
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
St Charles Borromeo School
4910 Trier Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Peters Lutheran School
7810 Maysville Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Concordia Lutheran School
4245 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Blackhawk Christian School
7400 E State Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Messiah Lutheran Preschool
7211 Stellhorn Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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