South Bend, IN 46617 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46617: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Bend, IN 46617

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: St Joseph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.684, Longitude -86.232
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 303
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 4,603
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 887
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,716

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

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South Bend, IN 46617 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,358
Daytime Population: Workers 5,326
Daytime Population: Residents 5,072
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,398
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 9,893
Population in Familes 6,738
Population in Group Qrtrs 465
Population Density2 3,970
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $48,815
Average Household Income $69,516
Per Capita Income $28,733


Total Housing Units 4,847 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,513 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,655 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 679 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $129,127
Average Home Value $163,261


Total Households 4,168
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 2,194
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 1.14% 0.87%
Households 1.14% 0.87%
Families 0.84% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

South Bend, IN 46617 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46617 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 # 207 74th
Population Density # 10 99th
Diversity Index # 45 94th
Median Household Income # 503 36th
Per Capita Income # 174 78th

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