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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dewey Township, Indiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 4

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 42

25 to 29 years : 27

30 to 34 years : 33

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 22

45 to 49 years : 46

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 2

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 9 years : 32

10 to 14 years : 26

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 4

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 27

35 to 39 years : 17

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 335

Multiple ancestry : 359

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 180


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 874

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 17 years : 136

18 to 24 years : 91

25 to 34 years : 122

35 to 44 years : 83

45 to 54 years : 167

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 64

75 years and over : 83

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 17 years : 129

18 to 24 years : 71

25 to 34 years : 103

35 to 44 years : 57

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 19

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 11

75 years and over : 8

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 367

Female : 379

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 59

Female : 69

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 737

Born in other state in the United States : 128

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 169

Now married, except separated : 305

Divorced : 49

Separated : 0

Widowed : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 65

Divorced : 9

Separated : 4

Widowed : 23

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Speak only English : 823

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Dewey Township, Indiana

  • German: 351   (37.8%)
  • Irish: 129   (13.9%)
  • English: 100   (10.8%)
  • Polish: 77   (8.3%)
  • Dutch: 48   (5.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 43   (4.6%)
  • United States Or American: 28   (3.0%)
  • Other Groups: 25   (2.7%)
  • Swedish: 22   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 20   (2.2%)
  • Russian: 13   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 10   (1.1%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.9%)
  • Czech: 7   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 6   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.3%)
  • British: 3   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 3   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Dewey Township, Indiana is 874



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Dewey Township, Indiana: 426
Female Population in Dewey Township, Indiana: 448


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dewey Township, Indiana: 35.5
Median Female Resident Age in Dewey Township, Indiana: 44.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dewey Township, Indiana


White


Both sexes

41.6

Male

40.3

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

3.5

Male

4.5

Female

2.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

53.5

Male

0.0

Female

53.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

29.0

Male

54.5

Female

3.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.0

Male

39.5

Female

30.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.5

Male

31.5

Female

37.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.7

Male

40.4

Female

43.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Dewey Township, Indiana


  • White: 865
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 6



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Dewey Township, Indiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Dewey Township, Indiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (1.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (2.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (2.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (2.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (2.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 162   (55.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (8.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 35   (11.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (3.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 16   (5.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (3.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.34%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (2.19%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (3.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (2.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 168   (52.5%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (6.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 50   (15.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (5.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 16   (5%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (3.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Dewey Township, Indiana

  • La Crosse Elem & High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 11 N Michigan Po Box 360, La Crosse, IN 46348, Phone: (219) 754-2461, Students: 154 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Dewey Township, Indiana

  • La Crosse Public Library


    307 E Main St, La Crosse, IN 46348

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dewey Township, Indiana


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Dewey Township, Indiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Dewey Township, Indiana.

Area Features of Dewey Township, Indiana


Airport


(1) Lou Abbett Farms Airport  

Building


(1) La Crosse Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Bessler Ditch   (2) Greiger Ditch   (3) Hoffman Arm   (4) Kline Arm   (5) Lee Ditch   (6) Lemke Ditch   (7) Marsh Ditch   (8) Murphy Arm   (9) Pitner Ditch   (10) Stassen Arm   (11) West Arm Ditch   (12) William Arm Of Tuesburg Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Oak Grove Cemetery   (2) Saint Martins Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Town Of La Crosse   (2) Township Of Dewey  

Park


(1) Kaukakee State Fish And Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) English Lake   (2) La Crosse   (3) Runnymede   (4) Wilders  

School


(1) La Crosse Elementary And High School  

Stream


(1) Bogus Run   (2) Pine Creek   (3) Yellow River  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dewey Township, Indiana

46348 (pop. 1,097)


Cities Nearby Dewey Township, Indiana

La Crosse Town, IN  (pop. 512) 0.8 Miles
Railroad Township, IN  (pop. 1,323) 5.9 Miles
San Pierre Cdp, IN  (pop. 104) 7.7 Miles
Kouts Town, IN  (pop. 2,045) 7.7 Miles
Wanatah Town, IN  (pop. 1,130) 8.4 Miles
North Judson Town, IN  (pop. 1,911) 8.4 Miles
Hanna Township, IN  (pop. 1,195) 9.3 Miles
Kankakee Township, IN  (pop. 529) 9.5 Miles
Wheatfield Town, IN  (pop. 920) 12.1 Miles
Knox City, IN  (pop. 3,762) 13.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dewey Township, Indiana

219



Elevation in Dewey Township, Indiana is 689.0 ft. (210.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dewey Township, Indiana

Lat: 41.309632 N        Long: -86.879495 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Dewey Township, Indiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Indiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
  Total Electric Industry 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
  Total Electric Industry 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Dewey Township, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 33   (7.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 30   (6.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 37   (8.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 65   (14.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 51   (11.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 51   (11.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 63   (14.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 28   (6.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 36   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 24   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 369

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 56

In 3-person carpool : 12

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 19

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 21


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 29

5 to 9 minutes : 44

10 to 14 minutes : 66

15 to 19 minutes : 18

20 to 24 minutes : 68

25 to 29 minutes : 70

30 to 34 minutes : 28

35 to 39 minutes : 14

40 to 44 minutes : 26

45 to 59 minutes : 53

60 to 89 minutes : 30

90 or more minutes : 13


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 134

No Social Security income : 259


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

With retirement income : 72

No retirement income : 321


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 13

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 31

$60,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 to $99,999 : 44

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $68,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Dewey Township, Indiana

  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Beverly Shores, IN; Owner: Gerard Media, Llc)
  • WAKE (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corp., Llc)
  • WKVI (1520 AM; 1.8 kW; Knox, IN; Owner: Kankaee Valley Broadcasting Co., Inc)
  • WLOI (1540 AM; 0.25 kW; La Porte, IN; Owner: Laporte County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WRIN (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Salem Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; 5.0 kW; Portage, IN; Owner: Wndz, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Dewey Township, Indiana

  • WFRI (100.1 FM; Star City, IN; Owner: Progressive Broadcasting System, Inc)
  • WXRD (103.9 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WDSO (88.3 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: Duneland School Corp.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; La Porte, IN; Owner: Friends Of Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • WTMK (88.5 FM; La Crosse, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WGVE-FM (88.7 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Gary Community School Corp.)
  • WWLO (89.1 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Michigan City, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WHLP (89.9 FM; Wanatah, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Walkerton, IN; Owner: South Bend Council 5001, Inc.)
  • WPUM (90.5 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • WRTW (90.5 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Hyles-anderson College)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wheatfield, IN; Owner: The Helpline)
  • 971112MA (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • 980512MP (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • 980512MV (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance Inc)
  • WTMW (91.3 FM; Star City, IN; Owner: Living Proof, Inc.)
  • WPUM (93.3 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; Rolling Prairie, IN; Owner: Plymouth Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVUR-FM (95.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Lutheran University Assoc., Inc)
  • WEFM (95.9 FM; Michigan City, IN; Owner: Michigan City Fm Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCOE (96.7 FM; La Porte, IN; Owner: Laporte County Broadcasting Co., Inc)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WKVI-FM (99.3 FM; Knox, IN; Owner: Kankakee Valley B/cing. Co., Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Dewey Township, Indiana

  • WYIN (Channel 56; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dewey Township, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 53  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (5.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 32  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 82  (30.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 55  (27.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 40  (20.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 79  (39.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 32 Farms In Dewey Township, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dewey Township, Indiana

1st Source Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 80

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dewey Township, Indiana

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 11.8 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 12.0 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • La Porte Municipal


    (about 19.7 miles in La Porte, Indiana; Airport Code: LPO)

  • Michigan City Municipal


    (about 27.2 miles in Long Beach, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • Michigan City Municipal-Phillips Field


    (about 27.4 miles in Michigan City, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 30.3 miles in Inwood, Indiana; Airport Code: PLY)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 33.1 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 35.0 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 39.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 40.1 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dewey Township, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.06%

Carpooled

8.23%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

1.52%

Worked At Home

5.19%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Dewey Township, Indiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 168

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 21

Female householder, no husband present : 28

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 159

Householder not living alone : 17


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 379


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 156

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 125

Renter-occupied housing units : 51


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 29

$15,000 to $19,999 : 53

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 30

$75,000 to $99,999 : 60

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Total : 424


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Occupied : 393

Vacant : 31


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 20

Built 1980 to 1989 : 10

Built 1970 to 1979 : 60

Built 1960 to 1969 : 41

Built 1950 to 1959 : 70

Built 1940 to 1949 : 41

Built 1939 or earlier : 175


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Utility gas : 255

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 93

Electricity : 26

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 6

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 13

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 25

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 44

$90,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 43

$125,000 to $149,999 : 43

$150,000 to $174,999 : 27

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 9

$250,000 to $299,999 : 6

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 6

Home equity loan only : 36

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 154

Housing units without a mortgage : 128


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Dewey Township, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $85,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $141,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $90,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $117,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $94,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $109,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Dewey Township, Indiana: 69.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Dewey Township, Indiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Dewey Township, IN): $40,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dewey Township): $82,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dewey Township): $520
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dewey Township, Indiana

Utility Gas: 72.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 23.3%
Electricity: 1.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Dewey Township, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dewey Township, Indiana

Home Healthcare Services


     Address: 11 South Main Street, Knox, Indiana 46534
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/3/1984

Associated Homecare Inc


     Address: 2255 Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/13/1993

Visiting Nurse Association Of Porter County


     Address: 501 Marquette St, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/7/1970

Back Home Again Inc


     Address: 291 N State Rd 2, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/11/2005

Adair Home Health Professionals


     Address: 502 Wall St, Suite 102, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/12/1996

Hospitals Close To Dewey Township, Indiana

Starke Memorial Hospital


     Address: 102 East Culver Road, Knox, Indiana 46534
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"porter, Valparaiso Hospital"


     Address: 814 Laporte Ave, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"methodist Hospitals, Inc"


     Address: 600 Grant St, Gary, Indiana 46402
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Laporte Hospital And Health Services


     Address: 1007 Lincolnway, La Porte, Indiana 46350
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Mary Medical Center Inc


     Address: 1500 S Lake Park Ave, Hobart, Indiana 46342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Dewey Township, Indiana

Our Lady Of Holy Cross Care Center


     Address: 7520 South 421, San Pierre, Indiana 46374
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 60%

Wintersong Village


     Address: 1005 S Edgewood Dr, Knox, Indiana 46534
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Golden Living Center-knox


     Address: 300 E Culver Rd, Knox, Indiana 46534
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Golden Living Center-valparaiso


     Address: 251 Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Life Care Center Of The Willows


     Address: 1000 Elizabeth Dr, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dewey Township, Indiana

Name: DC Cook
Address: 1 Cook Place; Bridgman, MI 49106
Distance: 47 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dewey Township, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 130
    Disabled Workers: 25
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Laporte County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 49.56%
  • Bush & Cheney 49.09%
  • Other 1.35%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Dewey Township, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to LaPorte County, IN

4.57 % of LaPorte County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,346

Indiana Average 6.54 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $19,563

Indiana Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to LaPorte County, IN (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Porter County , IN 0.97 % ($37,095 AGI )
  • Lake County , IN 0.45 % ($32,098 AGI )
  • St Joseph County , IN 0.43 % ($33,401 AGI )

Relocation away from LaPorte County, IN

4.92 % of LaPorte County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,375

Indiana Average 6.56 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,000

Indiana Average 0.04 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from LaPorte County, IN (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Porter County , IN 0.70 % ($38,212 AGI )
  • St Joseph County , IN 0.50 % ($34,892 AGI )
  • Lake County , IN 0.30 % ($32,190 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Indiana

Low Bracket: $0 (3.40%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.40%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Indiana

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Dewey Township, Indiana is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Dewey Township, Indiana directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Indiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
7,300 8,500 8,652 9,486 11,951 10,515 9,053 10,030 14,585 11,196


(updated 2014)



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