Indianapolis, IN 46228 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 46228: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Indianapolis, IN 46228

Acceptable Alternative
Crows Nest, IN 46228
N Crows Nest, IN 46228
North Crows Nest, IN 46228
Spring Hills, IN 46228
Wynnedale, IN 46228

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 92
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,691
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 609
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.848, Longitude -86.193
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Indianapolis, IN 46228 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,653
Daytime Population: Workers 1,106
Daytime Population: Residents 7,637
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,743
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 15,578
Population in Familes 12,426
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density2 1,906
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $58,873
Average Household Income $83,570
Per Capita Income $33,906


Total Housing Units 6,666 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,926 (73.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,408 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 332 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $154,741
Average Home Value $213,713


Total Households 6,334
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 4,084
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 0.77% 0.78%
Households 0.68% 0.69%
Families 0.5% 0.59%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Indianapolis, IN 46228 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46228 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 # 160 80th
Population Density # 74 91st
Diversity Index # 34 96th
Median Household Income # 169 79th
Per Capita Income # 63 92nd

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