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ZIP Code 46982

Primary City:Silver Lake, IN (View All Cities)
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (9:59am)
Coordinates:41.05, -85.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46982

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46982. 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 46982. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46982, 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:
Silver Lake, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46982 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46982 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 46982 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 46982 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,573
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,185
Median Home Value $102,000
Land Area 41.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 992
Median Household Income $49,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510194195
5-97882160
10-149590185
15-197762139
20-246572137
25-298679165
30-347669145
35-398696182
40-448576161
45-4991103194
50-5498105203
55-599697193
60-648787174
65-696349112
70-74454489
75-79303565
80-84192241
85 Plus151833

Gender

 Male 1,293 50%
 Female 1,280 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,468 95.9%
 Black Or African American 11 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 35 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24181634
25-3410533138
35-4414346189
45-5418120201
55-6419713210
65-7411511126
75-8468472
85 Plus19322

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 588 59%
 Single Guardian 135 14%
 Singles 221 22%
 Singles With Roommate 48 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 664 67%
 Households with Kids 328 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201333
2181937
3221638
4221840
5181432
6182341
791726
818927
9151934
10241842
11191736
12192342
13211738
14121527
1514721
16181634
17181634
18181331
1991019
20121426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46982 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46982 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46982 real estate data, the median home value of $102,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46982 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46982 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46982 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,557 99.4%
 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 16 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 570 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 276 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 146 12%
 Households Vacant 193 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 23 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 2%
 2 Bedroom 89 65%
 3+ Bedroom 45 33%
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 $49,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46982 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 46982 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 927 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 557 25%
 No Earnings 759 34%
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 927 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 557 25%
 No Earnings 759 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,245 93.4%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 2.1%
 Worked at Home 56 4.2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 146 15.1%
 High School Graduate 747 77.1%
 Associate's degree 48 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 7 0.7%
 Master's degree 20 2.1%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 619 93.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 0.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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