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ZIP Code 46556

Post Office City:Notre Dame, IN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. Joseph County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (11:26am)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.70, -86.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46556

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 46556. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 46556 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Notre Dame, IN
St Marys

Stats and Demographics for the 46556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46556 is located in northern 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 46556 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46556 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,314
Population Density 3,631 people per sq mi
Housing Units 380
Land Area 2.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 354
Median Household Income $29,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 20

Under 5232144
85 Plus7932111


 Male 3,177 43%
 Female 4,137 57%


 White 6,243 85.4%
 Black Or African American 193 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.2%
 Asian 483 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 117 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 257 3.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus51116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 85 24%
 Single Guardian 13 4%
 Singles 82 23%
 Singles With Roommate 174 49%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 304 86%
 Households with Kids 50 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46556 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 46556 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 46556 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Notre Dame, IN house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 775 11%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 6,268 86%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 189 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 17 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 26 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 82%
 Households Vacant 26 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 58%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 2 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 96 55%
 3+ Bedroom 78 45%
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 $29,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46556 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 46556 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 46556 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 46556 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. The commute in 46556 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 235 3%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,189 74%
 No Earnings 1,567 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 235 3%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,189 74%
 No Earnings 1,567 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 198 9%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,754 80%
 Worked at Home 241 11%
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 30 5%
 High School Graduate 128 22%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 215 38%
 Master's degree 157 27%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 43 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 87%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46556

ZIP Code 46556 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46556.

Early Childhood Develop Center
10 Child Care Ctr
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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