La Fontaine, IN 46940 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46940: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
La Fontaine, IN 46940

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wabash County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.674, Longitude -85.721
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46940 has segments in 3 Counties (Grant, Huntington, Wabash).

  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • PO Box Addresses: 148
  • Residential Addresses: 904
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 6
    • Single Family Addresses: 898

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

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La Fontaine, IN 46940 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,621
Daytime Population: Workers 275
Daytime Population: Residents 1,363
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,638
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 2,476
Population in Familes 2,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 145
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $52,140
Average Household Income $66,075
Per Capita Income $26,255


Total Housing Units 1,131 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 814 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 199 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 118 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $110,370
Average Home Value $148,557


Total Households 1,013
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 749
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 0.79% 0.17%
Households 0.76% 0.16%
Families 0.6% 0.03%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   3.34%

La Fontaine, IN 46940 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46940 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 # 419 47th
Population Density # 584 26th
Diversity Index # 499 36th
Median Household Income # 379 52nd
Per Capita Income # 289 63rd

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