Zip Code 46311 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDyer
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code219
Current Population:20816
Racial Majority:White 81.94%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$76884
Average Adjusted Gross Income$90030
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range623 - 705 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.46469700, -87.50885200

Zip Code 46311 Description

Zip Code 46311 is located in the state of Indiana in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 46311 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 46311 is DYER, Indiana. Portions of zip code 46311 are contained within or border the city limits of Dyer, IN, St. John, IN, Schererville, IN, Willowbrook, IL, Munster, IN, and Lynwood, IL. Zip code 46311 is within area code 219 and area code 708. 46311 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 46311 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% 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 46311 increased to 20816 from 17036 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 46311 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 46311 public schools is White. 20.7% of students in 46311 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18300 81.94% 17500 +5%
 Black Or African American 711 3.18% 515 +38%
 Hispanic 2463 11.03% 1997 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.19% 33 +30%
 Asian 324 1.45% 526 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 14 1.02% 14 +1529%
 Two Or More Races 227 1.18% 227 +16%

Zip Code 46311 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72%
 Black Or African American 3.9%
 Hispanic 17.4%
 Asian 4.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 46311 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2081617036
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households7570
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
20.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$76884
Income Under $50K Per Year27.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.50%
46311 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Indiana District 1Pete ViscloskyDemocrat
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46311 Indiana State Assembly Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
11Michael AylesworthRepublican
15Chris ChyungDemocrat
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46311 Indiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1Frank MrvanDemocrat
6Rick NiemeyerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$281814
Average Real Estate Sale Price$198000
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54b - Chicago Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 46311 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192939495964625443322040
Avg Max Temp (°F)30354658708084827564483559
Avg Precip (In.)1.791.612.753.794.074.523.943.83.362.883.392.6138.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type46311
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours