Michigan City, IN 46360 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 46360: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Michigan City, IN 46360

Acceptable Alternative
Long Beach, IN 46360
Michiana Shores, IN 46360
Michiana Shrs, IN 46360
Pines, IN 46360
Potawatami Pk, IN 46360
Pottawattamie Park, IN 46360
Town Of Pines, IN 46360
Trail Creek, IN 46360

Not Acceptable, USPS
Mich City, IN 46360

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,486
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,163
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,312
  • County: LaPorte County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.709, Longitude -86.865
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46360 has segments in 2 Counties (LaPorte, Porter).

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Michigan City, IN 46360 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 44,512
Population in Households 41,733
Population in Familes 32,112
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,779
Population Density1 573
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 17,821
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 10,933
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,676 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,145 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,793 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $120,533
Average Home Value $173,103


Median Household Income $41,570
Average Household Income $56,843
Per Capita Income $23,143
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.18% 0.12%
Households 0.36% 0.26%
Families 0.18% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.9%
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.

Michigan City, IN 46360 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46360 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 # 10 99th
Population Density1 # 199 75th
Diversity Index2 # 60 92nd
Median Household Income # 644 18th
Per Capita Income # 463 41st

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