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ZIP Code 46936

Primary City:Greentown, IN (View All Cities)
County: Howard County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:29pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -85.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46936. 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 46936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46936, 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:
Greentown, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46936 is located in north 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 46936 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46936 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,922
Population Density 91 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,474
Median Home Value $120,300
Land Area 65.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,279
Median Household Income $58,056

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14220123623810711415315519523127220219314698815550
Female1271902352221121271402081972392552221801751079594128
Total269391471460219241293363392470527424373321205176149178

Gender

 Male 2,869 48%
 Female 3,053 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,785 97.7%
 Black Or African American 31 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 46 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1017032946342029117555
Renter2966588038223637
Total3923638754345831321192

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,461 64%
 Single Guardian 271 12%
 Singles 488 21%
 Singles With Roommate 59 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,522 67%
 Households with Kids 757 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3030252537414940343540684746435145702923
Female2227322437323745395445443557436253303434
Total52575749747386857389851128210386113981006357

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46936 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46936 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 46936 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 extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46936. Rentals in 46936 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,820 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,343 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 570 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 366 15%
 Households Vacant 195 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 20.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 56 28.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 8.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 39.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 162 46%
 2 Bedroom 107 30%
 3+ Bedroom 87 24%
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 $58,056 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46936 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 46936 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 1,887 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,215 25%
 No Earnings 1,847 37%
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 1,887 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,215 25%
 No Earnings 1,847 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,537 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 25 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 2%
 Worked at Home 84 3%
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 167 8%
 High School Graduate 1,292 63%
 Associate's degree 159 8%
 Bachelor's degree 297 15%
 Master's degree 104 5%
 Professional school degree 25 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,089 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 174 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46936

ZIP Code 46936 is in the Eastern Howard School Corporation. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46936.

Eastern Elementary School
308 South Harrison St
Greentown, IN 46936
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastern Howard School Corporation
Eastern Jr & Sr High School
421 South Harrison St
Greentown, IN 46936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastern Howard School Corporation

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