Official Zip Code NameWalkerton
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code574
Current Population:8339
Racial Majority:White 95.00%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.11%
Median Household Income$50658
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44713
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: LaPorte
Elevation Range682 - 817 ft.
Area102 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.44778824, -86.44123077

Zip Code 46574 Description

Zip Code 46574 is located in the state of Indiana in the Southbend metro area. Zip code 46574 is primarily located in LaPorte County. Portions of 46574 are also located in Saint Joseph County. The official US Postal Service name for 46574 is WALKERTON, Indiana. Portions of zip code 46574 are contained within or border the city limits of Koontz Lake, IN, Walkerton, IN, . Zip code 46574 is within area code 574 and area code 219. 46574 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 46574 is 5.11% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 46574 increased to 8339 from 8174 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 46574 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 46574 public schools is White. 43.2% of students in 46574 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7327 95.43% 7919 -7%
 Black Or African American 83 1.08% 29 +186%
 Hispanic 178 2.32% 259 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.34% 29 -10%
 Asian 0 0% 28 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 69 0.83% 69 -7%

Zip Code 46574 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.4%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 6%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 46574 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population83398174
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households3200
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50658
Income Under $50K Per Year49.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictIndiana 2
RepresentativeJackie Walorski
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$138256
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132625
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.11%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.52%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.72%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54d - Sand Area
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 46574 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14182838495862605241312039
Avg Max Temp (°F)31354759718184827563483659
Avg Precip (In.)2.111.812.863.693.814.393.843.753.63.113.312.8739.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI
CBSA Type46574
CBSA Population321329
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours