Indianapolis, IN 46228 ZIP Code Profile


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
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.848, Longitude -86.193
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 98
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 6,318
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 614
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,704

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Indianapolis, IN 46228 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 15,327
Population in Households 15,252
Population in Familes 12,091
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density2 1,880
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $61,000
Average Household Income $85,415
Per Capita Income $34,671


Total Housing Units 6,546 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,863 (74.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,342 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 341 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $159,874
Average Home Value $224,882


Total Households 6,205
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 4,004
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 0.49% 0.57%
Households 0.42% 0.48%
Families 0.27% 0.39%
Median Household Income   3.2%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Indianapolis, IN 46228 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46228 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 # 162 79th
Population Density # 77 90th
Diversity Index # 34 96th
Median Household Income # 176 77th
Per Capita Income # 61 92nd

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