Zip Code 46240 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIndianapolis
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Marion
Area Code317 / 463
Current Population:18731
Racial Majority:White 75.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 36.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$58035
Average Adjusted Gross Income$128230
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range778 - 820 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.90652900, -86.12456300

Zip Code 46240 Description

Zip Code 46240 is located in the state of Indiana in the Indianapolis metro area. Zip code 46240 is primarily located in Marion County. The official US Postal Service name for 46240 is INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. Portions of zip code 46240 are contained within or border the city limits of Indianapolis, IN, Meridian Hills, IN, Williams Creek, IN, and Carmel, IN. The area code for zip code 46240 is 317. 46240 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 46240 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 46240 increased to 18731 from 17975 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 46240 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 46240 public schools is White. 55.2% of students in 46240 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14966 75.45% 14164 +6%
 Black Or African American 1774 8.94% 1634 +9%
 Hispanic 1498 7.55% 1693 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.27% 16 +231%
 Asian 824 4.15% 897 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.16% 2 +1450%
 Other Race 28 0.34% 28 +143%
 Two Or More Races 297 3.13% 297 +109%

Zip Code 46240 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.5%
 Black Or African American 36.3%
 Hispanic 15.9%
 Asian 5.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.1%

Zip Code 46240 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1873117975
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households9280
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
55.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$58035
Income Under $50K Per Year42.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.80%
46240 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Indiana District 5Susan BrooksRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$334127
Average Real Estate Sale Price$180750
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 55b - Loamy High Lime Till Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 46240 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17213040516064625442332341
Avg Max Temp (°F)34395062728185837765513961
Avg Precip (In.)2.282.253.193.834.444.124.473.842.992.863.542.9440.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN
CBSA Type46240
CBSA Population1755797
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours