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46408 Zip Code (Gary, IN) Detailed Profile




Cities: Gary, IN (53.52%), Griffith, IN (0.45%)
County: Lake County, IN
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 16,211
Zip code population in 2010: 17,030
Zip code population in 2000: 20,299

Houses and condos: 8,425
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,771
% of renters here:

43%
State:

31%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 46408: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 9.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,663 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 46408
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.2% ($931)
Indiana:

0.8% ($1,181)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,016 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $854 (1.5%)

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Males: 7,649  (47.2%)
Females: 8,561  (52.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 46408:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 13.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 46408:

  • Never married: 40.5%
  • Now married: 33.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

Zip code 46408 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 46408 (2017)
    • 9,62647.4%Black
    • 5,39226.6%White
    • 1,5617.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3131.5%Two or more races
    • 620.3%Asian
    • 460.2%American Indian
    • 230.1%Some other race
    • 70.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $74,895
46408:

$74,895
Indiana:

$141,100



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 58 registered sex offenders living in 46408 zip code as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 46408 is 274 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.1 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 46408, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $32,367 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,367
State:

$52,932

Salary/wage: $31,028 (reported on 79.9% of returns)
Here:

$31,028
State:

$45,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.0% for AGIs below $25k, 78.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $606 (reported on 13.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$606
Indiana:

$1,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,646 (reported on 5.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,646
State:

$4,690
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$710 (reported on 3.2% of returns)
Here:

+$710
State:

+$10,406
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,698 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
Here:

+$7,698
State:

+$11,105
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,122 (reported on 5.6% of returns)
46408:

$10,122
Indiana:

$13,841
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,713 (24% of AGI, reported on 14.8% of returns)
Here:

$15,713
State:

$20,913

Here:

23.9% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,913 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

$4,913
State:

$4,697
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $4,028 (reported on 14.6% of returns)
46408:

$4,028
State:

$7,456
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,745 (reported on 35.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,745
State:

$2,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 53.7%
Here:

54%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 50.3% for AGIs below $25k, 54.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 67.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 46408, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $30,159 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$30,159
State:

$44,790

Salary/wage: $28,781 (reported on 86.7% of returns)
Here:

$28,781
State:

$39,615
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.2% for AGIs below $10k, 80.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $746 (reported on 24.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$746
Indiana:

$1,535
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,214 (reported on 7.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,214
State:

$2,998
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,416 (reported on 4.5% of returns)
Here:

+$3,416
State:

+$8,619
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.3% for AGIs below $10k, -0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,623 (reported on 11.0% of returns)
Here:

+$5,623
State:

+$10,071
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.3% for AGIs below $10k, 5.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,309 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
46408:

$2,309
Indiana:

$2,840

Total itemized deductions: $13,605 (24% of AGI, reported on 19.6% of returns)
Here:

$13,605
State:

$17,065

Here:

24.0% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $10k, 4.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,770 (6% of AGI, reported on 17.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,770
State:

$3,550

Here:

6.5% of AGI
State:

3.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,932 (reported on 62.8% of returns)
46408:

$3,932
State:

$6,914
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,042 (reported on 32.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,042
State:

$1,685

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 66.0%
Here:

66%
State:

59%
(% for various income ranges: 60.9% for AGIs below $10k, 70.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 64.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$35,171
Indiana:

$54,181
Gary, IN (46408) map Nearest zip codes: 46404, 46409, 46407, 46319, 46402, 46406.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

42.1%
Indiana:

48.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

9.6%
Indiana:

6.7%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,602
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,724


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 318 (68 now married, 244 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,484 (1,080 now married, 2,418 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 46408 with a mortgage: 1,817 (38 second mortgage, 71 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,828

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $899
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $359

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

32.2%
Whole state:

13.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

19.7%
Whole state:

7.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 46408: South Gleason Park Golf Course (A), Calumet Golf Course (B), Gilroy Stadium (C), Tamarack Hall (D), Sycamore Hall (E), Savannah Center (F), Raintree Hall (G), Moraine Student Center (H), Marram Hall (I), Lindenwood Hall (J), Hawthorn Hall (K), Glen Park Community Center (L), Gary Fire Department Station 5 (M), Lake Ridge Volunteer Fire Department (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Ridge Plaza Shopping Center (1), Village Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 46408 include: Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church (A), Saint Marys Church (B), Good Sheperd Church (C), Saint Timothy Church (D), Ross Baptist Church (E), Ross Reformed Church (F), Victory General Baptist Church (G), First Church of the Nazarene (H), Glen Park Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Mount Mercy Cemetery (1), Ridgelawn Cemetery (2), Ross Cemetery (3), Oak Hill Cemetery (4), Saint Marys Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 46408: Gleason Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 882010 to 2013
  • 1782000 to 2009
  • 2271990 to 1999
  • 1791980 to 1989
  • 7581970 to 1979
  • 1,1721960 to 1969
  • 2,5551950 to 1959
  • 1,7071940 to 1949
  • 1,3951939 or earlier

Zip code 46408 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Gary, IN (46408)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Gary, IN (46408)
  • 8no bedroom
  • 201 bedroom
  • 1,2502 bedrooms
  • 1,7683 bedrooms
  • 4574 bedrooms
  • 1005+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gary, IN (46408)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gary, IN (46408)
  • 37no bedroom
  • 5581 bedroom
  • 1,1452 bedrooms
  • 6773 bedrooms
  • 3044 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Gary, IN (46408) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gary, IN (46408) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 171no vehicle
  • 1,4711 vehicle
  • 1,2612 vehicles
  • 4983 vehicles
  • 1564 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Gary, IN (46408) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gary, IN (46408) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 581no vehicle
  • 1,3911 vehicle
  • 5172 vehicles
  • 2753 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 46408 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 46408 household income distribution in 2017
  • 803Less than $10,000
  • 569$10,000 to $14,999
  • 516$15,000 to $19,999
  • 480$20,000 to $24,999
  • 280$25,000 to $29,999
  • 544$30,000 to $34,999
  • 339$35,000 to $39,999
  • 369$40,000 to $44,999
  • 193$45,000 to $49,999
  • 479$50,000 to $59,999
  • 754$60,000 to $74,999
  • 482$75,000 to $99,999
  • 168$100,000 to $124,999
  • 119$125,000 to $149,999
  • 132$150,000 to $199,999
  • 16$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 46408

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 46408
  • 95Less than $10,000
  • 62$10,000 to $14,999
  • 64$15,000 to $19,999
  • 128$20,000 to $24,999
  • 79$25,000 to $29,999
  • 84$30,000 to $34,999
  • 76$35,000 to $39,999
  • 436$40,000 to $49,999
  • 301$50,000 to $59,999
  • 328$60,000 to $69,999
  • 346$70,000 to $79,999
  • 222$80,000 to $89,999
  • 277$90,000 to $99,999
  • 334$100,000 to $124,999
  • 85$125,000 to $149,999
  • 114$150,000 to $174,999
  • 21$175,000 to $199,999
  • 48$200,000 to $249,999
  • 16$300,000 to $399,999
  • 10$400,000 to $499,999
  • 27$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 46408

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 46408
  • 7Less than $100
  • 9$100 to $149
  • 154$200 to $249
  • 8$250 to $299
  • 73$300 to $349
  • 66$350 to $399
  • 110$400 to $449
  • 132$450 to $499
  • 236$500 to $549
  • 275$550 to $599
  • 313$600 to $649
  • 230$650 to $699
  • 162$700 to $749
  • 118$750 to $799
  • 337$800 to $899
  • 98$900 to $999
  • 71$1,000 to $1,249
  • 20$1,250 to $1,499
  • 181No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $831.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $85,876
  • Black or African American householders: $74,524
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $169,654
  • Some other race householders: $83,161
  • Two or more races householders: $47,873
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $82,174

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $74,895
46408:

$74,895
Indiana:

$141,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $49,449 - $102,700

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $98,730
Here:

$98,730
State:

$182,292

Townhouses or other attached units: $261,594
Here:

$261,594
State:

$170,402

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $173,361
Here:

$173,361
State:

$146,180

Mobile homes: $29,373
Here:

$29,373
State:

$85,614
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 46408
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,556
  • One, attached: 111
  • Two: 305
  • 3 or 4: 166
  • 5 to 9: 238
  • 10 to 19: 156
  • 20 to 49: 156
  • 50 or more: 242
  • Mobile homes: 481

Unemployment: 13.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 46408

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 46408
  • 83.3%4,951Drove a car alone
  • 6.1%360Carpooled
  • 1.7%102Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.4%22Subway or elevated
  • 0.5%27Railroad
  • 2.0%116Walked
  • 3.8%226Other means
  • 2.2%129Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 46408

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 46408
  • 240Less than 5 minutes
  • 3335 to 9 minutes
  • 67210 to 14 minutes
  • 97515 to 19 minutes
  • 1,12520 to 24 minutes
  • 39225 to 29 minutes
  • 87630 to 34 minutes
  • 15735 to 39 minutes
  • 20740 to 44 minutes
  • 43545 to 59 minutes
  • 25460 to 89 minutes
  • 12490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 79.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,146
  • In family households: 13,062 (1,531 male householders, 2,318 female householders)
    1,881 spouses, 5,319 children (4,830 natural, 184 adopted, 307 stepchildren), 638 grandchildren, 174 brothers or sisters, 198 parents, 170 other relatives, 761 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,088 (1,317 male householders (1,100 living alone)), 1,246 female householders (1,100 living alone)), 522 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 69 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,590 2-persons, 859 3-persons, 869 4-persons, 252 5-persons, 137 6-persons, 135 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,199 1-person, 284 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 42 4-persons

1,330 married couples with children.
1,775 single-parent households (207 men, 1,568 women).

91.6% of residents of 46408 zip code speak English at home.
5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% very well, 12% well, 19% not well, 2% not at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% very well, 33% well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (21% very well, 38% well, 40% not well).
1.6% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 699 (4.3%)
(35.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 16%Liberia
  • 12%Malaysia
  • 11%Laos
  • 3%El Salvador
  • 2%Singapore
  • 2%Burma
  • 1%Ecuador
Most common first ancestries reported in 46408
  • 5%American
  • 2%German
  • 2%Irish
  • 2%Polish
  • 1%English
  • 1%Dutch
  • 1%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 332010 or later
  • 4622000 to 2009
  • 851990 to 1999
  • 202Before 1990

Zip code 46408 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CALUMET HIGH SCHOOL (3900 CALHOUN in GARY, IN)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-3869
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: LAKE RIDGE SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BOENDERS (6134 W 45TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-10045, EPCRA
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: BOENDER'S 66 SVC CARB (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BOENDER CORNELIUS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BOENDERS 66 SVC CARB
  • DANIEL WEBSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (3720 PIERCE ST in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-4165
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: GARY COMMUNITY SCHOOL (CONTACT/OWNER) , GARY COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: WEBSTER SCHOOL
  • PEOPLES GAS & MINI MART (3902 W 45TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-9912, EPCRA
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: RUUSKA ASKO J (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: SISU SERVICES
  • GOODYEAR AUTO SERVICE CTR (3515 GRANT ST in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - UST-2149, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: GOODYEAR TIRE AND RUBBER CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AMERICAN FURNITURE LIQUIDATORS (3568 BROADWAY ST in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - LUST-199401510, LEAKING STORAGE TANK, UST-17022, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: AMERCO REAL ESTATE CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: U HAUL AMERCO
  • CALUMET BAPTIST SCHOOLS INC (3910 W 47TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1991-0057, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Alternative names: CALUMET BAPTIST SCHOOLS INC 45
  • CARDINAL CHARTERS & TOURS TRAVEL WAYS (2101 W 37TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-9901, EPCRA, LUST-199405534, LEAKING STORAGE TANK, UST-18965, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: BERNARD IVAN (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: IMMACULATE MAINTENANCE SERVICE CO
  • LONGFELLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (45TH/CALHOUN STS in GARY, IN)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-3885
    Organizations: LAKE RIDGE SCHOOLS (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • AVENUE MOBILE HOME PARK (2647 W 47TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1998-0324, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF RESIDENTIAL MOBILE HOME SITES
  • ALS CLEANERS (1737 W 37TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: GROSS ELLIOT (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • B W CHEMICAL (2250 W 47TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • SHOUP BUSES INC (2101 W 37TH AVE in GARY, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))

Zip code 46408 marital status for males
Zip code 46408 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 16.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 20.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 89.6%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood

Population in 1990: 21,586.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9,851
  • Northeast: 71
  • Midwest: 3,016
  • South: 2,198
  • West: 181

61% of the 46408 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 76% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Indiana.

86% of the 46408 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 79% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Gary, IN (46408)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 296
Here:

16.3%
Indiana:

12.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 56
Here:

6.9%
Indiana:

11.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 83
Here:

12.0%
Indiana:

21.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 68,367Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 51,076Community and social service occupations
  • 50,030Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 47,231Legal occupations
  • 42,274Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 40,998Management occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • WEBB CONSTRUCTION INC (3712 HAYES ST in GARY, IN; small business) : $3,122,215 in 14 contracts from 2000 to 2002
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Conservation and Development Facilities, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing), Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building) by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $44,293; 2001: $2,668,182; 2002: $409,740; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $1,040,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Conservation and Development Facilities. Signed on 2001-09-17. Completion date: 2001-03-30.
    $999,990, same as above. Signed on 2001-07-11. Completion date: 2001-03-30.
    $500,000, same as above. Signed on 2001-02-22. Completion date: 2001-03-30.
    $174,895, same as above. Signed on 2002-05-31. Completion date: 2001-03-30.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Vocational Rehabilitation Services (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 5, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 10)
  • Construction: Oil and Gas Pipeline and Related Structures Construction (100-249: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (50-99: 1, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 10)
  • Construction: Electrical Contractors (50-99: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Display Advertising (50-99: 1, 5-9: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 46 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 33 people in other group homes
  • 30 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally ill

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$73,40737$63,661179$73,02342$32,6789$198,48336$47,2883$105,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$70,9414$30,04033$75,63512$30,5572$285,7204$39,8480$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED27$72,86317$39,296230$75,90184$25,3180$034$48,2882$46,965
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$78,6610$0112$82,74816$28,8130$014$59,0450$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$88,2834$51,17025$76,00616$19,5030$02$74,8600$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$91,9351$60,1700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$78,3682$57,805
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 46408
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 46408 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 46408 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John26673.1 years
Mary21277.7 years
James13769.2 years
William13373.1 years
Joseph12472.0 years
George11872.2 years
Anna9579.6 years
Robert8864.8 years
Michael8172.5 years
Charles8070.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 46408 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6468.8 years
Johnson5766.5 years
Davis4371.6 years
Williams4065.4 years
Brown3271.0 years
Jones3166.9 years
Thomas2564.6 years
Wilson1963.6 years
Robinson1866.7 years
Taylor1766.8 years
Businesses in zip code 46408
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Burger King1Menards1
Church's Chicken1Nike2
Cricket Wireless1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Dennys1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts2U-Haul2
FedEx1UPS1
KFC1
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