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ZIP Code 46818

Post Office City:Fort Wayne, IN (View All Cities)
County: Allen County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (2:44am)
Area code: 260 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -85.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46818

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 46818. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 46818 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 46818 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46818 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 46818 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46818 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,790
Population Density 284 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,492
Median Home Value $127,100
Land Area 66.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,066
Median Household Income $55,848

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57397511,490
5-97207221,442
10-146766851,361
15-196566041,260
20-244865181,004
25-296616571,318
30-347257061,431
35-397006591,359
40-446626691,331
45-496966641,360
50-546686391,307
55-596305771,207
60-64446516962
65-69324338662
70-74208274482
75-79175198373
80-84111142253
85 Plus71117188

Gender

 Male 9,354 50%
 Female 9,436 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,828 89.6%
 Black Or African American 481 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.5%
 Asian 448 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 507 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 424 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24139111250
25-341,0203061,326
35-441,1762891,465
45-541,3201891,509
55-641,1731031,276
65-7463662698
75-8437638414
85 Plus11711128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,904 55%
 Single Guardian 1,101 16%
 Singles 1,661 24%
 Singles With Roommate 400 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,413 62%
 Households with Kids 2,653 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1156158314
2162149311
3164134298
4138166304
5133139272
6161153314
7138148286
8142144286
9146138284
10155122277
11129154283
12116160276
13137123260
14139126265
15162130292
16140127267
17146123269
18125142267
198382165
207390163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46818 has a small 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 46818 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 46818 real estate data, the median home value of $127,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46818 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46818 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46818 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,473 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 121 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 182 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,149 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,808 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,109 15%
 Households Vacant 426 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 109 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 124 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 134 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 77 7%
 2 Bedroom 312 27%
 3+ Bedroom 751 66%
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 $55,848 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46818 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. More commuters in 46818 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 6,384 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,166 28%
 No Earnings 4,344 29%
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 6,384 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,166 28%
 No Earnings 4,344 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,857 94.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 71 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 134 1.4%
 Worked at Home 300 3.2%
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 1,139 8.7%
 High School Graduate 7,772 59.2%
 Associate's degree 1,205 9.2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,014 15.3%
 Master's degree 763 5.8%
 Professional school degree 193 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,068 67.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 966 21.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 508 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46818

ZIP Code 46818 is in the following school districts: Northwest Allen County School District and Fort Wayne Community School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46818.

Allen County Youth Services Center
11805 Lima Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Washington Center Elementary School
1936 West Wallen Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Wayne Community School District
Hickory Center Elementary School
3606 Baird Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Carroll Middle School
4027 Hathaway Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Eel River Elementary School
12723 Bethel Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwest Allen County School District
Carroll High School
3701 Carroll Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northwest Allen County School District

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