Forest, IN 46039 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46039: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Forest, IN 46039

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 6
  • Single Family Addresses: 255
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Clinton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.378, Longitude -86.314
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Forest, IN 46039 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 717
Population in Households 717
Population in Familes 598
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 274
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 307 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 234 (76.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (13.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $112,308
Average Home Value $127,778


Median Household Income $59,102
Average Household Income $73,681
Per Capita Income $28,157
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% -0.08%
Households -0.23% -0.29%
Families -0.5% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   1.93%
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.

Forest, IN 46039 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46039 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 # 636 19th
Population Density1 # 712 10th
Diversity Index2 # 625 21st
Median Household Income # 139 82nd
Per Capita Income # 147 81st

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