South Bend, IN 46601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Bend, IN 46601

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S Bend, IN 46601
So Bend, IN 46601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: St Joseph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.673, Longitude -86.252
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 696
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 2,552
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 997
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,555

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

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South Bend, IN 46601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,197
Daytime Population: Workers 19,795
Daytime Population: Residents 3,798
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,593
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 3.81
Population in Households 5,496
Population in Familes 3,596
Population in Group Qrtrs 701
Population Density2 2,843
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $19,845
Average Household Income $32,858
Per Capita Income $14,465


Total Housing Units 2,956 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 566 (19.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,814 (61.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 576 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $91,282
Average Home Value $110,292


Total Households 2,380
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 935
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.3% 0.3%
Households 0.36% 0.34%
Families 0.06% 0.15%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.6%

South Bend, IN 46601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46601 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 # 268 66th
Population Density # 40 95th
Diversity Index # 15 98th
Median Household Income # 777 1st
Per Capita Income # 767 2nd

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