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ZIP Code 46996

Post Office City:Winamac, IN (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Winamac (4:07am)
Coordinates:41.0, -86.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46996

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 46996. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 46996 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:
Winamac, IN
Acceptable:
Denham

Stats and Demographics for the 46996 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46996 is located in northern 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 46996 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46996 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,139
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,231
Median Home Value $97,600
Land Area 187.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,841
Median Household Income $45,412

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5217178395
5-9213238451
10-14257259516
15-19284245529
20-24189148337
25-29199169368
30-34191181372
35-39228213441
40-44225239464
45-49282283565
50-54284298582
55-59253249502
60-64223218441
65-69183209392
70-74138131269
75-7992134226
80-847080150
85 Plus4990139

Gender

 Male 3,577 50%
 Female 3,562 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,960 97.5%
 Black Or African American 29 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24264874
25-34205130335
35-44351118469
45-54482134616
55-6446287549
65-7437059429
75-8422635261
85 Plus8523108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,547 54%
 Single Guardian 425 15%
 Singles 761 27%
 Singles With Roommate 108 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,944 68%
 Households with Kids 897 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1333467
2533184
3384381
4503181
5405494
6465399
7503686
8435699
9343973
105947106
11434083
125054104
135270122
145348101
156749116
165357110
17494897
187157128
19443478
20413071

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46996 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46996 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46996 real estate data, the median home value of $97,600 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 46996. Rentals in 46996 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46996 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,995 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 117 1.6%
 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 27 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,367 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 840 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 634 20%
 Households Vacant 390 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 19.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 33 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 39.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 27.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 2%
 1 Bedroom 141 24%
 2 Bedroom 269 45%
 3+ Bedroom 177 30%
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 $45,412 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46996 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 46996 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.

For more information, see Winamac, IN poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,185 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,405 25%
 No Earnings 2,076 37%
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 2,185 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,405 25%
 No Earnings 2,076 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,750 89.3%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 2.6%
 Worked at Home 230 7.5%
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 696 14.1%
 High School Graduate 3,221 65.3%
 Associate's degree 301 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 520 10.5%
 Master's degree 125 2.5%
 Professional school degree 61 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,414 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 212 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46996

ZIP Code 46996 is in the Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46996.

Eastern Pulaski Elementary School
815 School Dr
Winamac, IN 46996
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation
Winamac Community Middle School
715 School Dr
Winamac, IN 46996
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation
Winamac Community High School
715 School Dr
Winamac, IN 46996
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation

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