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ZIP Code 46985

Primary City:Star City, IN (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Winamac (1:14pm)
Coordinates:41.0, -86.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46985

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46985. 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 46985. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46985, 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:
Star City, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46985 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46985 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 46985 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46985 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,441
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 692
Median Home Value $92,200
Land Area 70.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 575
Median Household Income $46,328

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48416956304733485269655636422514238
Female513038414738343258506451353921231413
Total99711079777856780110119129107718146373721

Gender

 Male 762 53%
 Female 679 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,418 98.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6598712195724417
Renter713121511952
Total137299136106814919

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 56%
 Single Guardian 76 13%
 Singles 145 25%
 Singles With Roommate 30 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 392 68%
 Households with Kids 183 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9151079894111314920131281014126
Female81110138486496410910810947
Total1726202017121710152220133022221620231613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46985 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46985 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46985 real estate data, the median home value of $92,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46985 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46985 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46985 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,441 100%
 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 330 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 171 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 11%
 Households Vacant 117 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 30%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 21 70%
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 $46,328 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46985 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46985 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 408 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 24%
 No Earnings 250 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 408 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 24%
 No Earnings 250 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 472 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 27 5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 1%
 Worked at Home 9 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 46985 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 9 2%
 High School Graduate 283 75%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 57 15%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 10 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 201 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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