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ZIP Code 46845

Primary City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:16am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.21, -85.10
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46845

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46845. 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 46845. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46845, 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, Hazelwood

Stats and Demographics for the 46845 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46845 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 46845 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46845 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,117
Population Density 973 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,795
Median Home Value $189,700
Land Area 22.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,527
Median Household Income $83,284

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7909821,07088138338157481182894584474063447029316511875
Female7699481,006820365414641872901935871788643448249204147112
Total1,5591,9302,0761,7017487951,2151,6831,7291,8801,7151,5281,277918542369265187

Gender

 Male 10,984 50%
 Female 11,133 50%
Gender

Race

 White 20,784 94.0%
 Black Or African American 383 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.2%
 Asian 476 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 151 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 267 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner517591,6381,8911,498850394103
Renter13849180352587
Total648431,7291,9711,533875402110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,692 76%
 Single Guardian 659 9%
 Singles 984 13%
 Singles With Roommate 192 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,260 57%
 Households with Kids 3,267 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15616916418919717521918920223520119420923119819418418711897
Female1521481701822021721872021852241912061931921981871801609590
Total308317334371399347406391387459392400402423396381364347213187

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46845 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46845 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 46845 real estate data, the median home value of $189,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46845. Rentals in 46845 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46845 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,117 100%
 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 5,802 74%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,382 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 343 4%
 Households Vacant 268 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 8.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 89 33.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 10.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 23.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 23.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 8%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 112 24%
 3+ Bedroom 311 68%
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 $83,284 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46845 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 46845 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 7,268 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,974 25%
 No Earnings 4,641 29%
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 7,268 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,974 25%
 No Earnings 4,641 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,566 94.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 89 0.9%
 Worked at Home 433 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 46845 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 142 2%
 High School Graduate 2,602 39%
 Associate's degree 675 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,799 27%
 Master's degree 888 13%
 Professional school degree 312 5%
 Doctorate degree 201 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,158 72.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,166 20.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 439 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46845

ZIP Code 46845 is in the East Allen County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46845.

Cedarville Elementary School
12225 Hardisty Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Allen County School District
Oak View Elementary School
13123 Coldwater Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Maple Creek Middle School
425 Union Chapel Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Perry Hill Elementary School
13121 Coldwater Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Cedar Canyon Elementary School
15011 Coldwater Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Pine Hills Learning Place
11331 Coldwater Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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