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ZIP Code 46962

Primary City:North Manchester, IN (View All Cities)
County: Wabash County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (10:06am)
Coordinates:41.0, -85.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46962

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46962. 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 46962. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46962, 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:
North Manchester, IN
Acceptable:
N Manchester

Stats and Demographics for the 46962 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46962 is located in northeast Indiana and covers a slightly higher 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 46962 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46962 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,728
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,958
Median Home Value $101,600
Land Area 109.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,553
Median Household Income $46,118

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5286290576
5-9264257521
10-14296296592
15-19456448904
20-245534911,044
25-29200238438
30-34249226475
35-39215233448
40-44251237488
45-49284315599
50-54311334645
55-59322318640
60-64235272507
65-69186192378
70-74145184329
75-79141195336
80-84117212329
85 Plus141338479

Gender

 Male 4,652 48%
 Female 5,076 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,335 96.0%
 Black Or African American 82 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.4%
 Asian 50 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 104 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 116 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2444171215
25-34222197419
35-44368136504
45-54534140674
55-64545106651
65-7436475439
75-84310105415
85 Plus118118236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,884 53%
 Single Guardian 458 13%
 Singles 1,014 29%
 Singles With Roommate 197 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,533 71%
 Households with Kids 1,020 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15456110
25760117
36163124
46852120
5524193
64654100
74960109
86144105
95658114
106464128
115658114
125958117
135553108
146263125
154763110
166050110
17495099
186983152
19231202433
20154169323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46962 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46962 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46962 real estate data, the median home value of $101,600 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 46962. Rentals in 46962 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46962 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,601 88.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 303 3.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 816 8.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,592 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 913 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,048 26%
 Households Vacant 405 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 156 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 89 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 298 30%
 2 Bedroom 434 44%
 3+ Bedroom 253 26%
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 $46,118 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 46962 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46962 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 2,753 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,539 32%
 No Earnings 2,633 33%
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 2,753 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,539 32%
 No Earnings 2,633 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,735 87.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 339 8.0%
 Worked at Home 174 4.1%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 441 15%
 High School Graduate 1,739 61%
 Associate's degree 73 3%
 Bachelor's degree 322 11%
 Master's degree 140 5%
 Professional school degree 54 2%
 Doctorate degree 80 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,670 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 236 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 220 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46962

ZIP Code 46962 is in the Manchester Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46962.

Manchester Elementary School
301 River Rd
North Manchester, IN 46962
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manchester Community School District
Manchester Jr-Sr High School
1 Squire Dr
North Manchester, IN 46962
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Manchester Community School District

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