Wakarusa, IN 46573 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46573: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wakarusa, IN 46573

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Elkhart County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.538, Longitude -86.082
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46573 has segments in 2 Counties (Elkhart, St Joseph).

  • Businesses Addresses: 168
  • PO Box Addresses: 279
  • Residential Addresses: 1,094
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,094

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

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Wakarusa, IN 46573 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,727
Population in Households 3,618
Population in Familes 3,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 109
Population Density1 106
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $61,257
Average Household Income $79,136
Per Capita Income $28,598


Total Housing Units 1,424 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 987 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 334 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 103 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $179,842
Average Home Value $230,572


Total Households 1,321
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 980
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.39% 0.37%
Households 0.44% 0.35%
Families 0.26% 0.22%
Median Household Income   4.21%
Per Capita Income   4.28%

Wakarusa, IN 46573 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46573 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 # 359 54th
Population Density # 366 53rd
Diversity Index # 325 58th
Median Household Income # 168 78th
Per Capita Income # 228 71st

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