Carmel, IN 46032 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46032: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Carmel, IN 46032

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,364
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,793
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,021
  • County: Hamilton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.968, Longitude -86.16
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Carmel, IN 46032 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 46,314
Population in Households 45,830
Population in Familes 38,460
Population in Group Qrtrs 484
Population Density1 1,776
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 18,158
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 12,341
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,553 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,441 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,717 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,395 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $286,561
Average Home Value $366,990


Median Household Income $99,013
Average Household Income $127,078
Per Capita Income $49,995
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.65% 2.0%
Households 1.9% 2.12%
Families 1.56% 1.92%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   1.45%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Carmel, IN 46032 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46032 to the other 786 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 7 99th
Population Density1 # 85 89th
Diversity Index2 # 123 84th
Median Household Income # 7 99th
Per Capita Income # 7 99th

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