Dyer, IN 46311 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46311: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dyer, IN 46311

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lake County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.487, Longitude -87.508
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 512
  • PO Box Addresses: 163
  • Residential Addresses: 8,522
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 343
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,016

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

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Dyer, IN 46311 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 21,251
Daytime Population: Workers 10,879
Daytime Population: Residents 10,196
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,075
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 20,903
Population in Familes 18,392
Population in Group Qrtrs 348
Population Density2 1,553
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $84,376
Average Household Income $103,106
Per Capita Income $37,740


Total Housing Units 7,919 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,980 (88.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 735 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 ( 2.6%)
Median Home Value $227,146
Average Home Value $256,071


Total Households 7,715
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 5,812
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 0.47% 0.13%
Households 0.48% 0.12%
Families 0.32% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Dyer, IN 46311 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46311 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 # 120 85th
Population Density # 94 88th
Diversity Index # 124 84th
Median Household Income # 19 98th
Per Capita Income # 37 95th

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