Zip Code 46278 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIndianapolis
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Marion
Secondary County: Hendricks
Area Code317 / 463
Alternate Zip Code NamesNEW AUGUSTA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesTRADERS POINT
Current Population:8197
Racial Majority:White 70.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 47.8%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$96249
Average Adjusted Gross Income$146110
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range843 - 899 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.89080200, -86.29545900

Zip Code 46278 Description

Zip Code 46278 is located in the state of Indiana in the Indianapolis metro area. Zip code 46278 is primarily located in Marion County. Portions of 46278 are also located in Hendricks County. The official US Postal Service name for 46278 is INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. Portions of zip code 46278 are contained within or border the city limits of Indianapolis, IN, . The area code for zip code 46278 is 317. 46278 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 46278 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 46278 increased to 8197 from 6998 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 46278 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 46278 public schools is Black. 40.4% of students in 46278 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5279 70.33% 5125 +3%
 Black Or African American 1698 22.62% 2100 -19%
 Hispanic 95 1.27% 373 -75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 327 4.36% 395 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 27 0.13% 27 -63%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.29% 167 -42%

Zip Code 46278 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.2%
 Black Or African American 47.8%
 Hispanic 9.8%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 11%

Zip Code 46278 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population81976998
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households3053
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$96249
Income Under $50K Per Year19.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year48.30%
46278 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Indiana District 5Susan BrooksRepublican
Indiana District 4Jim BairdRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Indiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$260450
Average Real Estate Sale Price$244000
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 46278 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18223140516064625443342342
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405163738285847866513962
Avg Precip (In.)2.362.323.293.814.424.144.483.782.952.863.612.9941
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN
CBSA Type46278
CBSA Population1755797
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Snacks - Guion Creek
Trader's Point
Park 100