Fort Wayne, IN 46806 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46806: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Wayne, IN 46806

Not Acceptable, USPS
Diplomat, IN 46806
Diplomat Plaza, IN 46806
Ft Wayne, IN 46806

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.046, Longitude -85.106
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 378
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,913
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,913

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

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Fort Wayne, IN 46806 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 24,029
Population in Households 23,966
Population in Familes 19,547
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density2 2,815
Diversity Index3 78


Median Household Income $29,117
Average Household Income $38,953
Per Capita Income $13,639


Total Housing Units 10,638 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,318 (40.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,065 (38.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,255 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $55,839
Average Home Value $65,910


Total Households 8,383
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 5,716
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.54% 0.52%
Households 0.51% 0.51%
Families 0.27% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.77%

Fort Wayne, IN 46806 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46806 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 # 98 87th
Population Density # 46 94th
Diversity Index # 8 99th
Median Household Income # 753 3rd
Per Capita Income # 762 2nd

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