Michigan City, IN 46360 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 46360: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Michigan City, IN 46360

Acceptable Alternative
Long Beach, IN 46360
Michiana Shores, IN 46360
Michiana Shrs, IN 46360
Pines, IN 46360
Potawatami Pk, IN 46360
Pottawattamie Park, IN 46360
Town Of Pines, IN 46360
Trail Creek, IN 46360

Not Acceptable, USPS
Mich City, IN 46360

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: La Porte County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.709, Longitude -86.865
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46360 has segments in 2 Counties (La Porte, Porter).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,437
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 19,430
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,329
    • Single Family Addresses: 17,101

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

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Michigan City, IN 46360 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 44,396
Daytime Population: Workers 24,024
Daytime Population: Residents 23,292
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 47,316
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 41,737
Population in Familes 32,030
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,659
Population Density2 566
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $42,845
Average Household Income $59,832
Per Capita Income $24,180


Total Housing Units 21,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,575 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,092 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,958 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $123,302
Average Home Value $179,914


Total Households 17,667
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 10,778
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 0.07% 0.1%
Households 0.13% 0.14%
Families -0.11% -0.02%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Michigan City, IN 46360 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46360 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 # 12 99th
Population Density # 195 75th
Diversity Index # 61 92nd
Median Household Income # 646 18th
Per Capita Income # 461 41st

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