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ZIP Code 46808

Post Office City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northwest Fort Wayne
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (2:03pm)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.10, -85.19
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46808

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 46808. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 46808 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 46808 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46808 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 46808 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46808 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Fort Wayne, IN population.

Population 19,309
Population Density 1,803 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,150
Median Home Value $77,100
Land Area 10.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,964
Median Household Income $39,452

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57277151,442
5-96786641,342
10-146006151,215
15-197316481,379
20-248578531,710
25-298677941,661
30-347877291,516
35-396616361,297
40-445875571,144
45-497086191,327
50-546757011,376
55-595375611,098
60-64431443874
65-69249283532
70-74196236432
75-79120224344
80-84115204319
85 Plus94207301

Gender

 Male 9,620 50%
 Female 9,689 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,411 85.0%
 Black Or African American 1,055 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 0.6%
 Asian 323 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 636 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 763 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123446569
25-348248451,669
35-448076001,407
45-541,0655981,663
55-649313381,269
65-74543139682
75-8441563478
85 Plus17453227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,799 35%
 Single Guardian 1,664 21%
 Singles 2,764 35%
 Singles With Roommate 737 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,514 69%
 Households with Kids 2,450 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1156136292
2148151299
3149161310
4137111248
5137131268
6144151295
7132123255
8139132271
9126127253
10133145278
11139119258
1290123213
13137111248
14101117218
15146109255
16140108248
17136130266
18123125248
19186176362
20180173353

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46808 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46808 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46808 real estate data, the median home value of $77,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46808 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46808 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 46808 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,758 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 113 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 32 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 325 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 81 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,543 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,339 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,082 34%
 Households Vacant 1,186 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 486 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 231 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 384 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 64 2%
 1 Bedroom 759 27%
 2 Bedroom 993 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,010 36%
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 $39,452 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46808 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. The commute in 46808 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 6,486 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,895 26%
 No Earnings 4,451 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 6,486 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,895 26%
 No Earnings 4,451 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,321 93.5%
 Public transportation 130 1.5%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 24 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 237 2.7%
 Worked at Home 185 2.1%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,703 14.0%
 High School Graduate 7,422 60.8%
 Associate's degree 1,133 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,568 12.8%
 Master's degree 328 2.7%
 Professional school degree 48 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,587 70.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 528 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 549 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46808

ZIP Code 46808 is in the following school districts: Fort Wayne Community School District and Private. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46808.

Bloomingdale Elementary School
1300 Orchard St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Francis M Price Elementary School
1901 W State St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Franke Park Elementary School
828 Mildred Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Nebraska Elementary School
1525 Boone St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Allen County Juvenile Center
2929 N Wells
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Queen of Angels Catholic School
1600 W State Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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