Fort Wayne, IN 46815 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46815: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ft Wayne, IN 46815

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.113, Longitude -85.061
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 468
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 10,842
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 339
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,503

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

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Fort Wayne, IN 46815 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,125
Daytime Population: Workers 5,473
Daytime Population: Residents 13,090
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,563
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 25,390
Population in Familes 20,544
Population in Group Qrtrs 735
Population Density2 2,785
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $56,096
Average Household Income $70,432
Per Capita Income $28,155


Total Housing Units 11,041 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,322 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,994 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 725 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $122,170
Average Home Value $134,485


Total Households 10,316
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 6,713
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 0.15% 0.33%
Households 0.23% 0.37%
Families -0.01% 0.21%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Fort Wayne, IN 46815 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46815 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 # 88 89th
Population Density # 43 95th
Diversity Index # 122 85th
Median Household Income # 243 69th
Per Capita Income # 196 75th

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