Tipton, IN 46072 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46072: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tipton, IN 46072

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Tipton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.287, Longitude -86.046
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 376
  • PO Box Addresses: 83
  • Residential Addresses: 3,866
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 143
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,723

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Tipton, IN 46072 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,886
Daytime Population: Workers 4,315
Daytime Population: Residents 4,368
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,683
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 8,685
Population in Familes 7,092
Population in Group Qrtrs 201
Population Density2 86
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $50,921
Average Household Income $62,808
Per Capita Income $26,077


Total Housing Units 4,086 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,657 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 961 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 468 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $118,228
Average Home Value $137,947


Total Households 3,618
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 2,413
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.4% -0.61%
Households -0.44% -0.64%
Families -0.62% -0.76%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.61%

Tipton, IN 46072 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46072 to the other 785 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 232 71st
Population Density # 414 47th
Diversity Index # 409 48th
Median Household Income # 424 46th
Per Capita Income # 301 62nd

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