Indianapolis, IN 46260 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46260: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Acceptable Alternative
Meridian Hills, IN 46260
Meridian Hls, IN 46260
Nora, IN 46260

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 731
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,042
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,868
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,174
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.893, Longitude -86.181
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46260 has segments in 2 Counties (Hamilton, Marion).

The ZIP Code database and maps are each updated 4 times per year but with different update cycles. The ZIP Code database was last updated on February 1, 2018 and the ZIP Code maps were last updated on February 1, 2018.

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Indianapolis, IN 46260 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 32,679
Daytime Population: Workers 42,315
Daytime Population: Residents 15,393
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 57,708
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.77
Population in Households 31,971
Population in Familes 23,521
Population in Group Qrtrs 708
Population Density2 3,280
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $47,444
Average Household Income $77,907
Per Capita Income $33,583


Total Housing Units 15,470 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,430 (41.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,486 (48.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,554 (10.0%)
Median Home Value $185,864
Average Home Value $269,759


Total Households 13,916
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 7,812
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 0.13% 0.3%
Households -0.01% 0.21%
Families -0.23% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

Indianapolis, IN 46260 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46260 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 # 50 94th
Population Density # 26 97th
Diversity Index # 17 98th
Median Household Income # 543 31st
Per Capita Income # 66 92nd

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