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ZIP Code 46168

Primary City:Plainfield, IN (View All Cities)
County: Hendricks County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (12:43am)
Coordinates:39.68, -86.40
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46168

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46168. 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 46168. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46168, 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:
Plainfield, IN
Acceptable:
Cartersburg

Stats and Demographics for the 46168 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46168 is located in central 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 46168 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46168 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,309
Population Density 940 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,484
Median Home Value $157,300
Land Area 32.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,785
Median Household Income $61,181

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0188891,907
5-91,0651,0532,118
10-141,0771,0572,134
15-199929101,902
20-241,0977871,884
25-291,3308992,229
30-341,3029852,287
35-391,3421,0212,363
40-441,1629772,139
45-491,2941,0582,352
50-541,1121,0472,159
55-599428641,806
60-647477871,534
65-695145991,113
70-74353434787
75-79261364625
80-84199314513
85 Plus154303457

Gender

 Male 15,961 53%
 Female 14,348 47%
Gender

Race

 White 27,109 89.4%
 Black Or African American 1,610 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.2%
 Asian 719 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 324 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 489 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2496307403
25-341,0198031,822
35-441,4916352,126
45-541,7685552,323
55-641,5753481,923
65-749581761,134
75-84598139737
85 Plus23483317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,951 55%
 Single Guardian 1,718 16%
 Singles 2,612 24%
 Singles With Roommate 504 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,831 63%
 Households with Kids 3,954 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1193173366
2206173379
3214180394
4207188395
5221201422
6209217426
7194210404
8209212421
9232213445
10220202422
11206224430
12219222441
13220200420
14212209421
15193194387
16191212403
17206205411
18218164382
19184135319
20199157356

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46168 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46168 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 46168 real estate data, the median home value of $157,300 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 46168. Rentals in 46168 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46168 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,686 91.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,444 8.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 145 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,094 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,645 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,046 27%
 Households Vacant 699 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 232 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 162 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 188 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 1%
 1 Bedroom 420 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,398 53%
 3+ Bedroom 775 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 $61,181 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46168 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. Most commuters in 46168 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,837 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,991 24%
 No Earnings 8,102 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 10,837 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,991 24%
 No Earnings 8,102 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,623 94.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 377 2.6%
 Worked at Home 341 2.4%
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 1,057 10%
 High School Graduate 6,007 56%
 Associate's degree 864 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,027 19%
 Master's degree 540 5%
 Professional school degree 128 1%
 Doctorate degree 107 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,407 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 530 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 602 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46168

ZIP Code 46168 is in the Plainfield Community School Corporation. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46168.

Brentwood Elementary School
1630 East Oliver St
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
Central Elementary School
110 Wabash St
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
Van Buren Elementary School
225 South Shaw St
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
Plainfield Community Middle School
709 Stafford Rd
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
Clarks Creek Elementary
401 Elm Dr
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
Plainfield High School
1 Red Pride Dr
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plainfield Community School Corporation
St Susanna School
1212 E Main St
Plainfield, IN 46168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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