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ZIP Code 46953

Primary City:Marion, IN (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:28pm)
Area code: 765 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -85.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46953

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46953. 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 46953. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46953, 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:
Marion, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46953 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46953 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 46953 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46953 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,177
Population Density 285 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,259
Median Home Value $66,400
Land Area 84.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,879
Median Household Income $34,356

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7566896799911,256647640583673796856731655457405298219152
Female6966466781,2661,670676605598656807865768624557494408307373
Total1,4521,3351,3572,2572,9261,3231,2451,1811,3291,6031,7211,4991,2791,014899706526525

Gender

 Male 11,483 47%
 Female 12,694 53%
Gender

Race

 White 19,111 79.0%
 Black Or African American 3,518 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.4%
 Asian 76 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 547 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 832 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1025147481,2131,242992689233
Renter364701587637389212150106
Total4661,2151,3351,8501,6311,204839339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,628 41%
 Single Guardian 1,969 22%
 Singles 2,743 31%
 Singles With Roommate 539 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,279 71%
 Households with Kids 2,600 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male146154144143140144113136156144127143119146144137151205354368
Female127145134145127133144119123146138127133134139151152263561543
Total273299278288267277257255279290265270252280283288303468915911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46953 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46953 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 46953 real estate data, the median home value of $66,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46953 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46953 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46953 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,991 86.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 267 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 302 1.2%
 Other Institutional 49 0.2%
 College Student Housing 2,388 9.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 180 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,405 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,328 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,146 31%
 Households Vacant 1,380 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 612 44.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.6%
 For Sale Only 178 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 57 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 474 34.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 2%
 1 Bedroom 535 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,335 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,087 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 $34,356 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46953 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 46953 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 46953 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 5,478 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 31%
 No Earnings 8,495 42%
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 5,478 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,179 31%
 No Earnings 8,495 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,445 83.0%
 Public transportation 18 0.2%
 Taxicab 6 0.1%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 581 6.5%
 Worked at Home 908 10.1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,341 18.1%
 High School Graduate 4,871 65.9%
 Associate's degree 486 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 501 6.8%
 Master's degree 135 1.8%
 Professional school degree 13 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,068 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 297 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 438 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46953

ZIP Code 46953 is in the Marion Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46953.

Grant County Comm Justice Cntr
501 South Adams St
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marion Community School District
Early Childhood Center
560 South 900 East
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastbrook Community School Corporation
Frances Slocum Elementary School
2909 South Torrence St
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Community School District
Eastbrook High School
560 South 900 East
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastbrook Community School Corporation
Eastbrook Junior High School
560 South 900 East
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Eastbrook Community School Corporation
John L Mcculloch Junior High School
3528 South Washington St
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Marion Community School District
Marion High School
750 West 26th St
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marion Community School District
Lakeview Christian School
5318 S Western Ave
Marion, IN 46953
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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