Russiaville, IN 46979 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46979: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Russiaville, IN 46979

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Howard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.424, Longitude -86.265
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 46979 has segments in 4 Counties (Carroll, Clinton, Howard, Tipton).

  • Businesses Addresses: 67
  • PO Box Addresses: 165
  • Residential Addresses: 1,757
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,757

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

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Russiaville, IN 46979 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,142
Daytime Population: Workers 801
Daytime Population: Residents 2,539
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,340
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.65
Population in Households 5,131
Population in Familes 4,604
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density2 106
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $71,174
Average Household Income $88,451
Per Capita Income $33,152


Total Housing Units 2,069 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,707 (82.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 218 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 144 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $159,294
Average Home Value $202,797


Total Households 1,925
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 1,522
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 0.2% 0.13%
Households 0.17% 0.1%
Families 0.05% 0.03%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.29%

Russiaville, IN 46979 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46979 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 # 299 62nd
Population Density # 377 52nd
Diversity Index # 421 47th
Median Household Income # 57 93rd
Per Capita Income # 74 91st

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