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ZIP Code 46804

Post Office City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southwest Fort Wayne
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (3:26am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.05, -85.24
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46804

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 46804. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 46804 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:
Fort Wayne, IN
Unacceptable:
Ft Wayne

Stats and Demographics for the 46804 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46804 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46804 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46804 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,245
Population Density 1,407 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,242
Median Home Value $142,600
Land Area 19.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,370
Median Household Income $62,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58298061,635
5-99239281,851
10-149929631,955
15-199378661,803
20-247087551,463
25-297698101,579
30-347888671,655
35-398358801,715
40-449359351,870
45-499751,0272,002
50-541,0371,0782,115
55-599969911,987
60-647778801,657
65-695416011,142
70-74323441764
75-79317421738
80-84257404661
85 Plus200453653

Gender

 Male 13,139 48%
 Female 14,106 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,405 89.6%
 Black Or African American 1,129 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.3%
 Asian 731 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 362 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 535 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2458471529
25-348758171,692
35-441,4735462,019
45-541,8785142,392
55-641,9342962,230
65-741,0481451,193
75-84740167907
85 Plus248160408

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,066 53%
 Single Guardian 1,309 12%
 Singles 3,386 30%
 Singles With Roommate 609 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,899 69%
 Households with Kids 3,471 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1170142312
2148161309
3160154314
4166186352
5163191354
6198164362
7191185376
8184186370
9187202389
10188204392
11218185403
12190176366
13195219414
14201179380
15185198383
16200176376
17208194402
18195171366
19149127276
20129131260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46804 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46804 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 46804 real estate data, the median home value of $142,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 46804. Rentals in 46804 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46804 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,984 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 225 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,177 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,077 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,116 25%
 Households Vacant 872 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 437 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 131 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 149 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,016 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,306 44%
 3+ Bedroom 627 21%
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 $62,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46804 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. More commuters in 46804 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,626 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,244 25%
 No Earnings 6,460 30%
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 9,626 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,244 25%
 No Earnings 6,460 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,518 93.4%
 Public transportation 9 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 156 1.2%
 Worked at Home 721 5.4%
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 855 5%
 High School Graduate 8,338 46%
 Associate's degree 1,923 11%
 Bachelor's degree 4,607 25%
 Master's degree 1,808 10%
 Professional school degree 605 3%
 Doctorate degree 164 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,369 74.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,049 17.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 444 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46804

ZIP Code 46804 is in the following school districts: M S D Southwest Allen County School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46804.

Whispering Meadow Elementary School
415 Mission Hill Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Southwest Allen County School District
Haverhill Elementary School
4725 Weatherside Run
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: M S D Southwest Allen County School District
Emmaus Lutheran School
8626 Covington Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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