Indianapolis, IN 46205 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46205: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Indianapolis, IN 46205

Not Acceptable, USPS
Uptown, IN 46205

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.827, Longitude -86.133
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 818
  • PO Box Addresses: 168
  • Residential Addresses: 12,583
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,154
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,429

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 46205 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 46205 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Indiana Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Indianapolis, IN 46205 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 28,327
Population in Households 28,156
Population in Familes 18,540
Population in Group Qrtrs 171
Population Density2 4,254
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $38,260
Average Household Income $60,007
Per Capita Income $26,896


Total Housing Units 16,059 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,300 (33.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,343 (45.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,416 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $146,413
Average Home Value $193,604


Total Households 12,643
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 6,154
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.69% 0.72%
Households 0.6% 0.65%
Families 0.34% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   3.11%

Indianapolis, IN 46205 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46205 to the other 773 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 74 91st
Population Density # 12 99th
Diversity Index # 50 93rd
Median Household Income # 725 6th
Per Capita Income # 312 60th

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