Fort Wayne, IN 46845 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46845: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Wayne, IN 46845

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ft Wayne, IN 46845
Hazelwood, IN 46845

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allen County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.201, Longitude -85.112
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 236
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,597
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 75
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,522

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

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Fort Wayne, IN 46845 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 25,198
Population in Households 25,197
Population in Familes 23,036
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 1,140
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $90,311
Average Household Income $110,185
Per Capita Income $37,611


Total Housing Units 8,755 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,821 (89.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 780 ( 8.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 154 ( 1.8%)
Median Home Value $215,264
Average Home Value $247,190


Total Households 8,601
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 7,112
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 1.79% 1.38%
Households 1.84% 1.36%
Families 1.69% 1.29%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Fort Wayne, IN 46845 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46845 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 # 93 88th
Population Density # 130 83rd
Diversity Index # 210 73rd
Median Household Income # 13 98th
Per Capita Income # 41 95th

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