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ZIP Code 46787

Primary City:South Whitley, IN (View All Cities)
County: Whitley County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (7:32am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -85.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46787

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46787. 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 46787. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46787, 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:
South Whitley, IN
Unacceptable:
Collamer, Luther, Tunker

Stats and Demographics for the 46787 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46787 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 46787 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46787 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,893
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,632
Median Home Value $91,800
Land Area 64.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,487
Median Household Income $54,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5133123256
5-9157121278
10-14147157304
15-19160142302
20-249898196
25-2997108205
30-34122126248
35-39136131267
40-44125115240
45-49150128278
50-54157151308
55-59120132252
60-64117127244
65-697674150
70-745367120
75-79474895
80-84294978
85 Plus254772

Gender

 Male 1,949 50%
 Female 1,944 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,825 98.3%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24241842
25-3413564199
35-4422551276
45-5429553348
55-6424629275
65-7415117168
75-8410912121
85 Plus391958

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 880 59%
 Single Guardian 196 13%
 Singles 340 23%
 Singles With Roommate 71 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 984 66%
 Households with Kids 503 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1222749
2263258
3241842
4362460
5263460
6312354
7322254
8352156
9332154
10322860
11282856
12273764
13343771
14262753
15424587
16422264
17242347
18322860
19202444
20212748

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46787 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46787 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46787 real estate data, the median home value of $91,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46787 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46787 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46787 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,885 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 839 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 385 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 263 16%
 Households Vacant 145 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 37 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 26%
 2 Bedroom 56 31%
 3+ Bedroom 79 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 $54,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46787 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 46787 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 1,267 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 798 27%
 No Earnings 936 31%
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 1,267 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 798 27%
 No Earnings 936 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,738 93.2%
 Public transportation 5 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 3.2%
 Worked at Home 57 3.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 199 16%
 High School Graduate 816 67%
 Associate's degree 96 8%
 Bachelor's degree 71 6%
 Master's degree 36 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 815 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46787

ZIP Code 46787 is in the Whitko Community School Corporation. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46787.

South Whitley Elementary School
406 West Wayne St
South Whitley, IN 46787
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitko Community School Corporation
Whitko High School
1 Big Blue Ave
South Whitley, IN 46787
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whitko Community School Corporation
Cleveland Amish School
Between 5755 & 5850 W Whitle
South Whitley, IN 46787
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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