Zip Code 46321 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMunster
Zip Code StateIndiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code219
Current Population:23603
Racial Majority:White 77.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62%
Unemployment Rate:8.0%
Median Household Income$77505
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98520
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range607 - 617 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.54690900, -87.50382400

Zip Code 46321 Description

Zip Code 46321 is located in the state of Indiana in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 46321 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 46321 is MUNSTER, Indiana. Portions of zip code 46321 are contained within or border the city limits of Munster, IN, Hammond, IN, Highland, IN, Dyer, IN, and Lansing, IL. Zip code 46321 is within area code 219 and area code 708. 46321 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Indiana.

The current unemployment level in 46321 is 8.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 46321 increased to 23603 from 21511 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 46321 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 46321 public schools is White. 18.1% of students in 46321 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18107 77.63% 18689 -3%
 Black Or African American 916 3.93% 806 +14%
 Hispanic 2740 11.75% 2410 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.21% 29 +72%
 Asian 1216 5.21% 1369 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 32 0.1% 32 -28%
 Two Or More Races 266 1.17% 266 +3%

Zip Code 46321 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62%
 Black Or African American 7.1%
 Hispanic 20%
 Asian 7.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 46321 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2360321511
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households9015
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$77505
Income Under $50K Per Year28.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.20%
46321 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Indiana District 1Pete ViscloskyDemocrat
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46321 Indiana State Assembly Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
12Mara Candelaria ReardonDemocrat
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46321 Indiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1Frank MrvanDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$270834
Average Real Estate Sale Price$289000
Current Unemployment Level 8.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 46321 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15202939505964635544332141
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364658708084827564493659
Avg Precip (In.)1.931.642.73.653.934.383.743.743.522.933.372.6338.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type46321
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours