Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

46970 Zip Code (Peru, IN) Detailed Profile



Cities: Peru, IN (2.75%), Mexico, IN (2.69%), Grissom AFB, IN (1.82%)
Counties: Miami County, IN (89.98%), Cass County, IN (9.13%), Wabash County, IN (0.89%)
Estimated zip code population in 2015: 23,443
Zip code population in 2010: 23,766
Zip code population in 2000: 25,373

Houses and condos: 10,193
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,671
% of renters here:

31%
State:

32%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 46970: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 185.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 127 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 46970
Zip code 46970 (Peru, Indiana) real estate house value trends

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 46970

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2015:
This zip code:

0.5% ($406)
Indiana:

0.9% ($1,129)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $444 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $347 (0.5%)

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  

Males: 12,549  (53.5%)
Females: 10,894  (46.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 46970:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 46970:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

Zip code 46970 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 46970

  • Zip code 46970 races chart
    • 21,942White population
    • 471Black population
    • 224American Indian population
    • 104Asian population
    • 2Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 15Some other race population
    • 460Two or more races population
    • 548Hispanic or Latino population

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

46970, IN forum
Recent posts about zip code 46970 area on our local forum with over 2,000,000 registered users:
Comparing Indianapolis and Tampa (FL)  (56 replies)
Cougars, Wolves, Bears, Bobcats in Indiana  (52 replies)
Noblesville, Indiana???  (11 replies)
More detailed mass transit plan  (178 replies)
Indianapolis is Awful!  (106 replies)
Made it to Lebanon for a look see  (5 replies)
Urban population: 15,875
Rural population: 7,567

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015: $80,700
46970:

$80,700
Indiana:

$131,000



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 49 registered sex offenders living in 46970 zip code as of December 11, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 46970 to the number of sex offenders is 512 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.0 years
Indiana median age:

37.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 46970, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $40,885 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$40,885
State:

$52,932

Salary/wage: $35,591 (reported on 82.4% of returns)
Here:

$35,591
State:

$45,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.1% for AGIs below $25k, 74.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 42.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,170 (reported on 28.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,170
Indiana:

$1,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,644 (reported on 14.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,644
State:

$4,690
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$6,909 (reported on 10.1% of returns)
Here:

+$6,909
State:

+$10,406
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,874 (reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

+$8,874
State:

+$11,105
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,531 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
46970:

$9,531
Indiana:

$13,841
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,301 (20% of AGI, reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,301
State:

$20,913

Here:

20.1% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $25k, 5.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,699 (reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,699
State:

$4,697
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,240 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
46970:

$6,240
State:

$7,456
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,232 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,232
State:

$2,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 64.0%
Here:

64%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 58.2% for AGIs below $25k, 66.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 67.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 90.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 46970, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $36,949 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,949
State:

$44,790

Salary/wage: $34,118 (reported on 86.3% of returns)
Here:

$34,118
State:

$39,615
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 116.6% for AGIs below $10k, 73.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 80.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,469 (reported on 40.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,469
Indiana:

$1,535
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,035 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,035
State:

$2,998
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,605 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

+$5,605
State:

+$8,619
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,035 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$8,035
State:

+$10,071
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -6.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$105 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
Here +$105
State -$2,212
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -3.1% for AGIs below $10k, -1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,804 (reported on 1.8% of returns)
46970:

$2,804
Indiana:

$2,840
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $18,222 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,222
Indiana:

$15,305

Total itemized deductions: $14,449 (20% of AGI, reported on 22.3% of returns)
Here:

$14,449
State:

$17,065

Here:

19.9% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.3% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,309 (4% of AGI, reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$3,309
State:

$3,550

Here:

4.3% of AGI
State:

3.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,811 (reported on 72.0% of returns)
46970:

$4,811
State:

$6,914
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,667 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,667
State:

$1,685

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 68.8%
Here:

69%
State:

59%
(% for various income ranges: 62.8% for AGIs below $10k, 68.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 70.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2015:
This zip code:

$39,778
Indiana:

$50,532
Peru, IN (46970) map Nearest zip codes: 46958, 46926, 46961, 46914, 46959, 46967.
Mexico Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

49.2%
Indiana:

49.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.2%
Indiana:

6.3%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,536
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 7,091


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 222 (141 now married, 81 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,469 (2,242 now married, 2,227 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 46970 with a mortgage: 3,607 (173 second mortgage, 341 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,349

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $866
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $312

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

17.9%
Whole state:

14.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

11.2%
Whole state:

8.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

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

  • Click to draw/clear zip code borders
  • Notable locations in zip code 46970: Mississinewa Country Club (A), Grissom Air Reserve Base Fire Department (B), Mexico Community Fire Association (C), Peru Fire Department Station 1 (D), Peru Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 46970 include: Center Chapel (A), Corinth Church (B), Midway Church (C), Old German Church (D), Old Order Church (E), Pipe Creek Church (F), Salem Church (G), Woodlawn Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Metzger Cemetery (1), Mount Hope Cemetery (2), Bowman Cemetery (3), Bowyer Cemetery (4), Ramer Cemetery (5), Salem Cemetery (6), Garnand Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Plothrow Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Schrom Creek (A), Rife Creek (B), Shrock Creek (C), Goose Run (D), Gilbert Branch (E), Flowers Creek (F), Daniel Creek (G), Mississinewa River (H), Walnut Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 46970 include: West City Park (1), Maconaquah Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 27Built 2010 to 2013
  • 548Built 2000 to 2009
  • 856Built 1990 to 1999
  • 753Built 1980 to 1989
  • 1,473Built 1970 to 1979
  • 904Built 1960 to 1969
  • 1,258Built 1950 to 1959
  • 743Built 1940 to 1949
  • 3,631Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 46970 population

Zip code 46970 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Peru, IN (46970)

  • 10no bedroom
  • 2361 bedroom
  • 1,3552 bedrooms
  • 3,0613 bedrooms
  • 1,1284 bedrooms
  • 1665+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 46970 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Peru, IN (46970)

  • 41no bedroom
  • 5051 bedroom
  • 8392 bedrooms
  • 9133 bedrooms
  • 3614 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 46970 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Peru, IN (46970) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 176no vehicle
  • 1,7771 vehicle
  • 2,4912 vehicles
  • 9563 vehicles
  • 3794 vehicles
  • 1775+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 46970 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Peru, IN (46970) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 289no vehicle
  • 1,4511 vehicle
  • 5922 vehicles
  • 3183 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 46970 population

  • Zip code 46970 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 46970 household income distribution in 2015
  • 789Less than $10,000
  • 539$10,000 to $14,999
  • 582$15,000 to $19,999
  • 568$20,000 to $24,999
  • 722$25,000 to $29,999
  • 526$30,000 to $34,999
  • 609$35,000 to $39,999
  • 356$40,000 to $44,999
  • 344$45,000 to $49,999
  • 754$50,000 to $59,999
  • 986$60,000 to $74,999
  • 816$75,000 to $99,999
  • 591$100,000 to $124,999
  • 252$125,000 to $149,999
  • 74$150,000 to $199,999
  • 119$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 46970

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 46970
  • 265Less than $10,000
  • 115$10,000 to $14,999
  • 123$15,000 to $19,999
  • 135$20,000 to $24,999
  • 198$25,000 to $29,999
  • 182$30,000 to $34,999
  • 176$35,000 to $39,999
  • 432$40,000 to $49,999
  • 429$50,000 to $59,999
  • 408$60,000 to $69,999
  • 478$70,000 to $79,999
  • 547$80,000 to $89,999
  • 364$90,000 to $99,999
  • 611$100,000 to $124,999
  • 343$125,000 to $149,999
  • 365$150,000 to $174,999
  • 183$175,000 to $199,999
  • 296$200,000 to $249,999
  • 109$250,000 to $299,999
  • 96$300,000 to $399,999
  • 42$400,000 to $499,999
  • 44$500,000 to $749,999
  • 5$750,000 to $999,999
  • 5$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 5$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 46970

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 46970
  • 8Less than $100
  • 73$100 to $149
  • 48$150 to $199
  • 157$200 to $249
  • 46$250 to $299
  • 39$300 to $349
  • 229$350 to $399
  • 488$400 to $449
  • 214$450 to $499
  • 366$500 to $549
  • 244$550 to $599
  • 262$600 to $649
  • 73$650 to $699
  • 39$700 to $749
  • 3$800 to $899
  • 45$900 to $999
  • 17$1,000 to $1,249
  • 31$1,250 to $1,499
  • 9$1,500 to $1,999
  • 8$2,000 to $2,499
  • 272No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2015: $654.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $178,854.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $83,318
  • Black or African American householders: $64,750
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $64,036
  • Asian householders: $223,174
  • Some other race householders: $67,130
  • Two or more races householders: $76,891
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $47,134

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $80,700
46970:

$80,700
Indiana:

$131,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $46,800 - $125,300

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $114,450
Here:

$114,450
State:

$171,296

Townhouses or other attached units: $63,227
Here:

$63,227
State:

$150,493

In 2-unit structures: $64,804
Here:

$64,804
State:

$124,956

Mobile homes: $48,456
Here:

$48,456
State:

$51,983

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,348
  • One, attached: 573
  • Two: 447
  • 3 or 4: 294
  • 5 to 9: 260
  • 10 to 19: 94
  • 20 to 49: 123
  • 50 or more: 83
  • Mobile homes: 971

Unemployment: 9.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 46970

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 46970
  • 86.1%7,819Drove a car alone
  • 8.3%750Carpooled
  • 0.3%29Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.4%35Motorcycle
  • 0.7%62Bicycle
  • 1.8%162Walked
  • 0.9%86Other means
  • 1.6%141Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 46970

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 46970
  • 483Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,4155 to 9 minutes
  • 1,70210 to 14 minutes
  • 1,32515 to 19 minutes
  • 1,14120 to 24 minutes
  • 56425 to 29 minutes
  • 98630 to 34 minutes
  • 22735 to 39 minutes
  • 20140 to 44 minutes
  • 30045 to 59 minutes
  • 44360 to 89 minutes
  • 15690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 59.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,880
  • In family households: 18,421 (3,427 male householders, 2,228 female householders)
    4,253 spouses, 6,651 children (5,710 natural, 275 adopted, 667 stepchildren), 571 grandchildren, 222 brothers or sisters, 185 parents, 188 other relatives, 576 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,459 (1,370 male householders (1,191 living alone)), 1,602 female householders (1,477 living alone)), 487 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,563 (1,459 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,608 2-persons, 1,110 3-persons, 1,091 4-persons, 499 5-persons, 215 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,668 1-person, 253 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 23 5-persons

3,018 married couples with children.
1,565 single-parent households (275 men, 1,290 women).

96.6% of residents of 46970 zip code speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% very well, 19% well, 3% not well, 2% not at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% very well, 6% well, 7% not well, 1% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 241 (1.0%)
(49.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 27%Kazakhstan
  • 11%France
  • 8%Greece
  • 8%Hong Kong
  • 7%Honduras
  • 5%Scotland
  • 4%England

Most common first ancestries reported in 46970 (%)

  • 40%American
  • 18%German
  • 7%English
  • 6%Irish
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%Polish
  • 1%Dutch

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 672010 or later
  • 412000 to 2009
  • 691990 to 1999
  • 250Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 46970 population

Zip code 46970 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CONAGRA (3311 SOUTH STATE ROAD 19 in PERU, IN)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-05-1998-0499, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-8447, EPCRA
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: MEAT PACKING PLANTS; SAUSAGES AND OTHER PREPARED MEAT PRODUCTS
    Organizations: CERTIFIED OPERATOR (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , MARBURGER FOODS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CONAGRA FOODS, MARBURGER FOODS, MARBURGER FOODS INC., MARBURGER PACKING DBA MARGURGER FOODS
  • SAPUTO CHEESE USA INCORPORATED (208 N. MIAMI ST. in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-817, EPCRA
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: NATURAL, PROCESSED, AND IMITATION CHEESE
    Organizations: CERTIFIED OPERATOR (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: STELLA CHEESE CO NC
  • ROCK INDUSTRIES INCORPORATED (US HIGHWAY 24 in PERU, IN)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-OP-10300010, AIR PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN LIMESTONE
    Organizations: ANN BERSBACH CERT 12916 (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: ROCK INDUSTRIES, KICKAPOO STON
  • COUNTRYMARK CO OP (1765 WEST LOGANSPORT in PERU, IN)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    OIL CONTROL (Facility Response Plan for oil discharge)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-OP-10300011, AIR PROGRAM, CRTK-2912, EPCRA, UST-3845, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS
    Business NAICS classification: LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (BOTTLED GAS) DEALERS.
    Organizations: COUNTRYMARK COOPOERATIVE LLP (CONTACT/GENERAL) , INDIANA FARM BUREAU COOP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: COUNTRYMARK COOPERATIVE LLP PERU TERMINAL, INDIANA FARM BUREAU COOP PERU, PROAGC INC
  • CLASSICO SEATING (801 NORTH CLAY STREET in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-OP-10300018, AIR PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: OFFICE FURNITURE, EXCEPT WOOD
    Organizations: CERTIFIED OPERATOR (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , HANCO INC JOHN ROSS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: HANCO INC DBA CLASSICO SEATING
  • ALL SEASON INDUSTRIES INCORPORATED (1 POWER BOAT PARKWAY in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-CP-1317, AIR PROGRAM, ACES-OP-10300024, CRTK-3818, EPCRA
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: BOAT BUILDING AND REPAIRING
    Organizations: ENRIETTO JOHN B (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • NAILS UNLIMITED (260 N. GRANT ST. in PERU, IN)
    SUPERFUND (Superfund database)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-CP-2820, AIR PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: STEEL WIREDRAWING AND STEEL NAILS AND SPIKES
    Organizations: ITOCHU BLDG PRODUCTS CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: DURA COAT
  • PERU ELECTRIC LIGHT & POWER (301 E CANAL ST in PERU, IN)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    AIR PROGRAM (Clean Air Markets Division Business System)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-OP-10300001, AIR PROGRAM
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: ELECTRIC SERVICES
    Business NAICS classification: FOSSIL FUEL ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION.
    Organizations: PERU CITY OF (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: PERU UTILITIES POWER PLANT
  • PERU AG PRODUCTS CAMERON CHEMICAL (KELLY AVE in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - ACES-OP-10300014, AIR PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • BONDED SERVICE STATION 1306 (151 N BROADWAY in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - UST-5609, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: EMRO MARKETING CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BONDED OIL STATION NO 1306
  • PEORIA FISHING SITE MISSISSINE (4673 SOUTH 625 EAST in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - LUST-199811526, LEAKING STORAGE TANK, UST-11731, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, IN-NPDES-IN0024279, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, IN-NPDES-IN0024309,
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: LAND, MINERAL, WILDLIFE, AND FOREST CONSERVATION
    Organizations: RON FLITCRAFT (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , IDNR (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: MIAMI S.R.A. - WTP, MIAMI STATE RECREATIONAL AREA
  • ORION SAFETY PRODUCTS (3157 N 500 W in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-426, EPCRA
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: CHEMICALS AND CHEMICAL PREPARATIONS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.
    Alternative names: ORIAON SAFETY PRODUCTS, STANDARD FUSEE CORP
  • BRYAN STEAM CORP (783 N CHILI in PERU, IN)
    STATE MASTER (Indiana facility tracking) - CRTK-3694, EPCRA, UST-2557, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))

Zip code 46970 marital status for males
Zip code 46970 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 66%Utility gas
  • 20%Electricity
  • 8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3%Wood
  • 1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 19,549. Population change in the 1990s: +5,824 (+29.8%).

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

  • This state: 18,050
  • Northeast: 404
  • Midwest: 1,899
  • South: 2,157
  • West: 506

55% of the 46970 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Indiana.

85% of the 46970 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 63
Here:

2.4%
Indiana:

12.5%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 99
Here:

7.1%
Indiana:

10.6%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 59
Here:

4.9%
Indiana:

20.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 64,750Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 61,042Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 52,596Management occupations
  • 50,298Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 41,818Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 40,652Transportation occupations
Note: State values scaled to 46970 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (PERU, IN):

  • MIAMI CASS COUNTY RURAL ELECTR (U S 31 & COUNTY RD 100 N) : $4,063,134 in 26 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Electric Services by Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $610,327; 2001: $382,087; 2002: $707,374; 2003: $704,663; 2004: $773,227; 2005: $844,000; 2006: -$15,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $844,000 with Air Force for Electric Services. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $775,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $704,663, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $679,521, same as above. Signed on 2002-10-01. Completion date: 2002-11-18.
  • ELCO ENTERPRISES INC (2611 N MERIDIAN RD; small business) : $382,586 in 10 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Training Aids and Devices, Facilities Operations Support Services, Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services by Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $100,000; 2003: $160,000; 2004: $44,000; 2005: $78,586; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $60,000 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Training Aids and Devices. Signed on 2002-08-29. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $44,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-09-21. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $42,586, same as above. Signed on 2005-01-14. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $40,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-12. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • INDIANA GRISSOM LIMITED PARTNE (2002 SHAW AVENUE; small business) : $372,600 in 3 contracts from 2003 to 2004
    $124,200 with Army for Lease or Rental of Facilities -- Family Housing Facilities. Signed on 2004-05-11. Completion date: 2003-09-01.
    $124,200, same as above. Signed on 2004-07-07. Completion date: 2003-09-01.
    $124,200, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-01.
  • EDWIN E DAVID (2915 SOUTH SLOCUM TRAIL; small business) : $345,160 in 40 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $85,710; 2004: $140,160; 2005: $116,250; 2006: $3,040.

    Biggest contracts:
    $35,675 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2003-02-18. Completion date: 2002-10-24.
    $33,535 with Army for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2005-02-25. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $33,535 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2005-02-25. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $32,105, same as above. Signed on 2003-02-18. Completion date: 2002-10-24.
  • CITY OF PERU (335 E CANAL ST; small business) : $266,917 in 25 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Other Utilities by Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $13,083; 2005: $175,454; 2006: $78,380.

    Biggest contracts:
    $20,552 with Air Force for Other Utilities. Signed on 2005-07-28. Completion date: 2005-07-12.
    $17,258, same as above. Signed on 2005-08-30. Completion date: 2005-08-10.
    $15,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-03. Completion date: 2006-03-16.
    $15,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-05-12. Completion date: 2006-05-31.
  • JACK E BUCKLEY INC (68 S WABASH ST; small business)
    $6,855 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2003-01-23. Completion date: 2003-01-31.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 1 establishment, 20-49 employees: 8 establishments, 10-19 employees: 6 establishments, 1-4 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 2, 20-49: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 5)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: All Other Outpatient Care Centers (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 88 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 1,181 people in state prisons
  • 224 people in nursing homes
  • 50 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 46970 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary24379.4 years
John16573.7 years
Robert15071.3 years
William15074.7 years
James11970.9 years
Charles11576.3 years
Helen10181.9 years
George9176.2 years
Richard8569.0 years
Betty7073.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 46970 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller8577.2 years
Smith8075.3 years
Wilson4979.1 years
Johnson4078.9 years
Brown3676.3 years
Fisher3478.9 years
Jones3378.8 years
Reed3177.2 years
Myers3080.7 years
Baker2968.4 years
Businesses in zip code 46970
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kmart1
AT&T1Knights Inn1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture2
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Subway2
Chevrolet1T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul2
FedEx2U.S. Cellular1
Ford1UPS4
Goodwill2Walgreens1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Hardee's1YMCA1
Discuss Peru, Indiana (IN) on our hugely popular Indiana forum.


Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2017 Advameg, Inc.