Fort Wayne Allen County, Indiana

Fort Wayne: County seat of Allen County, Indiana, United States

Fort Wayne locator map
Location of Fort Wayne on Indiana map.


Fort Wayne is a city located in the county of Allen in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 253,691 and a population density of 884 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 270,402 inhabitants.

The city was created 227 years ago in 1793.


Fort Wayne is located at 41°7'50"N 85°7'44"W (41.1306000, -85.1288600).

Downtown Fort Wayne  Indiana Skyline from Old Fort  May 2014 image
Downtown Fort Wayne Indiana Skyline from Old Fort May 2014
Downtown Fort Wayne  Indiana Skyline from Old Fort  May 2014 image

Fort Wayne map

Fort Wayne Quick Facts

Population : 270,402 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Allen County
Postal code : 46825, 46850–46869, 46819, 46814–46816, 46818, 46885, 46845, 46801–46809, 46835, 46895–46899
Phone Area Codes : 260
Area : 287.04 km2
Official name : Fort Wayne
Altitude : 810 feet / 247 meters
Capital city : Fort Wayne is capital of Allen County
Establishment : January 01, 1794 (227 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone, UTC−04:00, UTC−05:00
Local time : 14:20:04 (14th June 2021)
Density : 942 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 6.18% (2010-2019)

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The population of Fort Wayne increased by 6.18% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 253,691 - census
2011 256,293 1.02% estimation process
2012 257,626 0.52% estimation process
2013 259,333 0.66% estimation process
2014 260,570 0.47% estimation process
2015 262,109 0.59% estimation process
2016 263,513 0.53% estimation process
2017 265,128 0.61% estimation process
2018 267,460 0.87% estimation process
2019 270,402 1.09% estimation process

Fort Wayne zip code is 46802. County name: Allen, County fips: 18003

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People born in Fort Wayne (198)

People born in Fort Wayne, including US university professor ,scientist John Henry Holland, politician Andrew H. Hamilton, artist Bruce Nauman, you can see a list of people who born in Fort Wayne.


College & universities near Fort Wayne

Code Name City ZIP
437857 Rudae's School of Beauty Culture-Ft Wayne Fort Wayne (IN) 46825-5444
150288 Concordia Theological Seminary Fort Wayne (IN) 46825-4996
456506 Ross Medical Education Center-Fort Wayne Fort Wayne (IN) 46805
151102 Purdue University Fort Wayne Fort Wayne (IN) 46805-1499
414878 Trine University-Regional/Non-Traditional Campuses Fort Wayne (IN) 46825

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Wayne

Code Name Address Type
WTI Waterloo Lincoln and Center Street RAIL
BYN Bryan Page and Lynn Street RAIL
EKH Elkhart station 131 Tyler Avenue RAIL
SOB South Bend station 2702 West Washington Avenue RAIL

Other cities in Allen County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Allen County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Aboite 38,358 Township in Allen County, Indiana
Westchester 21,010 Unincorporated community in Jay County, Indiana
New Haven 15,922 City in Indiana
Allen 7,215 Unincorporated community in Indiana, United States
Huntertown 6,824 Town in Allen County, Indiana, United States
Leo-Cedarville 3,858 Town in Indiana, United States
Woodburn 1,639 City in Indiana, USA
Monroeville 1,341 City in Allen County, Indiana, United States of America
Grabill 1,152 City in Allen County, Indiana, United States of America
Zanesville 621 Town in Allen and Wells counties, Indiana
Indian Village 135 City in St.

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Wayne distances to largest Indiana cities

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