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ZIP Code 46203

Primary City:Indianapolis, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:25am)
Area code: 317 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.73, -86.10
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46203. 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 46203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46203, 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:
Indianapolis, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46203 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46203 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46203 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,950
Population Density 2,806 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,688
Median Home Value $75,000
Land Area 13.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,870
Median Household Income $30,481

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 34


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,7541,6083,362
5-91,4731,4782,951
10-141,2921,2492,541
15-191,2931,2612,554
20-241,2491,4252,674
25-291,5721,6333,205
30-341,3811,4092,790
35-391,2461,2692,515
40-441,3441,1882,532
45-491,5221,3612,883
50-541,4671,3532,820
55-591,1321,1082,240
60-648279001,727
65-696006941,294
70-744305761,006
75-79348500848
80-84210389599
85 Plus134275409

Gender

 Male 19,274 49%
 Female 19,676 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,053 77.2%
 Black Or African American 4,754 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 183 0.5%
 Asian 179 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.1%
 Other Race 2,442 6.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,310 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24169766935
25-341,0861,7572,843
35-441,3591,2502,609
45-541,8921,3623,254
55-641,6187902,408
65-741,1163831,499
75-848241951,019
85 Plus23667303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,875 33%
 Single Guardian 4,332 29%
 Singles 4,271 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,392 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,741 66%
 Households with Kids 5,129 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1353315668
2357302659
3362337699
4340339679
5278312590
6338300638
7288294582
8287285572
9282287569
10277262539
11270258528
12257257514
13270251521
14218221439
15266246512
16306232538
17254269523
18262237499
19205277482
20233273506

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46203 has a slightly less than average 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 46203 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46203 real estate data, the median home value of $75,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46203 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46203 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,485 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 81 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 124 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 260 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,016 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,284 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,570 37%
 Households Vacant 2,818 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 727 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 1%
 For Sale Only 355 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 130 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,539 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 90 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,190 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,073 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,496 43%
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 $30,481 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46203 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 46203 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 8,438 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,164 25%
 No Earnings 12,670 45%
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 8,438 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,164 25%
 No Earnings 12,670 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,837 90.9%
 Public transportation 419 3.2%
 Taxicab 6 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 422 3.2%
 Worked at Home 339 2.6%
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 3,199 27.5%
 High School Graduate 6,550 56.2%
 Associate's degree 679 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 882 7.6%
 Master's degree 226 1.9%
 Professional school degree 77 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,657 72.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 628 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,541 19.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46203

ZIP Code 46203 is in the Indpls Lighthouse Charter School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46203.

Indpls Lighthouse Charter School
1780 Sloan Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Indpls Lighthouse Charter School District
Se Neighborhood School of Excellence
1601 South Barth Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Se Neighborhood School of Excellence School District
Eleanor Skillen School 34
1410 Wade St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Paul I Miller School 114
2251 South Sloan Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
William Mckinley School 39
1733 Spann Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Frederick Douglass School 19
2020 Dawson St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Fountain Square Academy
1615 South Barth Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fountain Square Academy
Emma Donnan Middle School
1202 East Troy Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Csusa Donnan School District
Longfellow Magnet Middle School
510 Laurel St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Indianapolis Public Schools
Central Catholic
1155 Cameron St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Evangelical Lutheran School
6630 Southeastern Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Baptist Academy
2565 S Villa Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Creative Child Development Center
4545 Independence Sq
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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