Fort Wayne, IN 46804 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46804: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ft Wayne, IN 46804

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,214
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,500
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,865
  • County: Allen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.055, Longitude -85.243
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Fort Wayne, IN 46804 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,499
Population in Households 28,238
Population in Familes 22,540
Population in Group Qrtrs 261
Population Density1 1,549
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 11,961
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 7,598
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,844 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,234 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,727 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 883 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $152,140
Average Home Value $180,016


Median Household Income $62,056
Average Household Income $83,363
Per Capita Income $35,159
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.75%
Households 0.62% 0.79%
Families 0.35% 0.62%
Median Household Income   3.06%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.

Fort Wayne, IN 46804 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46804 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 # 72 91st
Population Density1 # 99 88th
Diversity Index2 # 143 82nd
Median Household Income # 101 87th
Per Capita Income # 36 96th

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