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Demographics Analysis

The people of Kentland Town, 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
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 9 years : 64

10 to 14 years : 54

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 87

20 years : 3

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 43

30 to 34 years : 96

35 to 39 years : 75

40 to 44 years : 43

45 to 49 years : 96

50 to 54 years : 101

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 25

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 19

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 46

5 to 9 years : 46

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 60

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 15

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 29

25 to 29 years : 58

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 67

45 to 49 years : 73

50 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 76

85 years and over : 19


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,011

Multiple ancestry : 641

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 240


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,820

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 : 30

Not a U.S. citizen : 42


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 17 years : 348

18 to 24 years : 215

25 to 34 years : 245

35 to 44 years : 229

45 to 54 years : 338

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 66

65 to 74 years : 121

75 years and over : 173

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 17 years : 192

18 to 24 years : 146

25 to 34 years : 136

35 to 44 years : 117

45 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 89

75 years and over : 98

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 146

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 88

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 71

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 : 10

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 532

Female : 557

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 400

Female : 331

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 33

Female : 39


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,025

Born in other state in the United States : 720

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 55


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 338

Now married, except separated : 393

Divorced : 87

Separated : 6

Widowed : 84

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 163

Now married, except separated : 264

Divorced : 99

Separated : 18

Widowed : 54

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 : 56

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,697

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 60

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 11


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Kentland Town, Indiana

  • German: 395   (22.1%)
  • Irish: 276   (15.4%)
  • English: 205   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 197   (11.0%)
  • Other Groups: 157   (8.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 143   (8.0%)
  • Polish: 74   (4.1%)
  • Dutch: 60   (3.4%)
  • Italian: 47   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 40   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 34   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (1.2%)
  • Croatian: 20   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 17   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 16   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 14   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 12   (0.7%)
  • British: 12   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 10   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Serbian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.2%)
  • European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Kentland Town, Indiana is 1,892



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Kentland Town, Indiana: 965
Female Population in Kentland Town, Indiana: 927


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Kentland Town, Indiana: 36.5
Median Female Resident Age in Kentland Town, Indiana: 40.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Kentland Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

42.7

Male

41.1

Female

44.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.5

Male

18.5

Female

29.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

64.5

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

29.5

Male

31.3

Female

21.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.7

Male

11.5

Female

15.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.8

Male

23.0

Female

18.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.6

Male

43.3

Female

45.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Kentland Town, Indiana


  • White: 1,800
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 19
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 26
  • Two or More Races: 47



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Kentland Town, Indiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (4.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (2.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (2.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (1.69%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (4.33%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 246   (46.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (6.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 42   (7.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (4.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (7.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 36   (6.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (1.69%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.31%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (1.25%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (2.66%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (3.92%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (3.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (3.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (1.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 344   (53.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (5.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 70   (10.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (2.66%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (6.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (2.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (1.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.31%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Kentland Town, Indiana

  • South Newton School Corp


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 187, Kentland, IN 47951, Phone: (219) 474-5184, Students: 969 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Kentland Town, Indiana

  • South Newton Elementary Sch


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 13188 S 50 E, Kentland, IN 47951, Phone: (219) 474-5167, Students: 417 )

  • South Newton Middle Sch


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 13100 S 50 E, Kentland, IN 47951, Phone: (219) 474-5167, Students: 239 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Kentland Town, Indiana

  • South Newton Senior High Sch


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 13102 S 50 E, Kentland, IN 47951, Phone: (219) 474-5167, Students: 313 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Kentland Town, Indiana

  • Kentland-jefferson Township Public Library


    201 East Graham Street, Kentland, IN 47951

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Kentland Town, Indiana


  • Iroquois-washington Preservation Committee


    12060 S Punkin Vine Road, Kentland, IN 47951

  • Newton County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 303, Kentland, IN 47951

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Kentland Town, 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 Kentland Town, Indiana.

Area Features of Kentland Town, Indiana


Airport


(1) Kentland Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Kentland Fire Department   (2) Kentland Police Department   (3) Newton County Emergency Medical Services - South Base   (4) Newton County Sheriff S Office  

Canal


(1) Ade Mccray Ditch   (2) Baird Ditch   (3) Bonham Ditch   (4) Bowton Ditch   (5) Chizum Ditch   (6) Clark Ditch   (7) Garrard Ditch   (8) Hambridge Ditch   (9) Kent Ditch   (10) Montgomery Ditch   (11) Morrison Ditch Number One   (12) Morrison Ditch Number Two   (13) S Garrard Ditch   (14) Sheldon Ditch   (15) Shuey Ditch   (16) Thompson Ditch   (17) Whaley Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Dorne Cemetery   (2) Mount Zion Cemetery   (3) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (4) Porter Cemetery   (5) Prairie Vine Cemetery   (6) Russell Chapel Cemetery  

Church


(1) Mount Zion Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Kentland   (2) Township Of Jefferson   (3) Township Of Washington  

Populated Place


(1) Ade   (2) Effner   (3) Kentland  

School


(1) Kentland Elementary School   (2) South Newton Junior And Senior High School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Kentland Town, Indiana

47951 (pop. 2,352)


Cities Nearby Kentland Town, Indiana

York Township, IN  (pop. 140) 5.2 Miles
Earl Park Town, IN  (pop. 344) 6.1 Miles
Richland Township, IN  (pop. 465) 6.2 Miles
Brook Town, IN  (pop. 1,039) 7.9 Miles
Goodland Town, IN  (pop. 1,142) 7.9 Miles
Iroquois Township, IN  (pop. 1,437) 8.4 Miles
Parish Grove Township, IN  (pop. 377) 11.7 Miles
Morocco Town, IN  (pop. 989) 12.2 Miles
Fowler Town, IN  (pop. 2,241) 12.4 Miles
Beaver Township, IN  (pop. 1,403) 12.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Kentland Town, Indiana

219



Elevation in Kentland Town, Indiana is 692.0 ft. (211.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Kentland Town, Indiana

Lat: 40.769719 N        Long: -87.446184 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Kentland Town, 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 Kentland Town, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 42   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 38   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 82   (9.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 65   (7.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 86   (10.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 134   (15.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 113   (13.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 50   (5.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 29   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 29   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 90   (10.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 80   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 570

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 97

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 7

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 6

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 6

Walked : 12

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 40


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 87

5 to 9 minutes : 256

10 to 14 minutes : 99

15 to 19 minutes : 64

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 5

30 to 34 minutes : 25

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 62

60 to 89 minutes : 25

90 or more minutes : 26


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 269

No Social Security income : 456


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

With retirement income : 136

No retirement income : 589


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 78

$60,000 to $74,999 : 46

$75,000 to $99,999 : 44

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,176


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Kentland Town, Indiana

  • WGFA (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Watseka, IL; Owner: Iroquois County Broadcasting Company)
  • WRIN (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Kentland Town, Indiana

  • WHPO (100.9 FM; Hoopeston, IL; Owner: Market Street Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WIVR (101.7 FM; Donovan, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Enterprises, Llc)
  • WFAV (103.7 FM; Crescent City, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WXNU (106.5 FM; Saint Anne, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KAIZ (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Bethel Christian Life Center, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Community Radio For Hoosiers, Inc)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Woodland, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Brookston, IN; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Brookston, IN; Owner: Hoosier Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WPUM (90.5 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Nassuna Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPUM (93.3 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • WGFA-FM (94.1 FM; Watseka, IL; Owner: Iroquois County Broadcasting Company)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WMLF (95.9 FM; Watseka, IL; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; Fowler, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Kentland Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 103  (22.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 45  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 62  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 90  (19.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 82  (19.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 99  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 134  (31.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 70 Farms In Kentland Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Kentland Town, Indiana

Fowler State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $138.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

Kentland Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $299k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

Kentland Federal Savings And Loan Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.8k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Kentland Town, Indiana

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 29.6 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 32.0 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Purdue University


    (about 36.5 miles in Lafayette, Indiana; Airport Code: LAF)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 40.2 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 40.3 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 49.2 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 52.5 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 52.5 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Frankfort Municipal


    (about 57.7 miles in Frankfort, Indiana; Airport Code: FXR)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 58.6 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Kentland Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.60%

Carpooled

14.63%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.23%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.23%

Walked

3.89%

Other Means

0.91%

Worked At Home

2.51%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Kentland Town, 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
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 336

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 26

Female householder, no husband present : 78

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 259

Householder not living alone : 26


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 42

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 673


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 282

Renter-occupied housing units : 54

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 55

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 175

Renter-occupied housing units : 110


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 63

$35,000 to $39,999 : 55

$40,000 to $44,999 : 40

$45,000 to $49,999 : 60

$50,000 to $59,999 : 85

$60,000 to $74,999 : 74

$75,000 to $99,999 : 63

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Total : 770


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 725

Vacant : 45


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 30

Built 1980 to 1989 : 27

Built 1970 to 1979 : 154

Built 1960 to 1969 : 64

Built 1950 to 1959 : 105

Built 1940 to 1949 : 83

Built 1939 or earlier : 307


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 659

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 6

Electricity : 49

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 2

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 2


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 42

$60,000 to $69,999 : 60

$70,000 to $79,999 : 76

$80,000 to $89,999 : 93

$90,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 84

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $174,999 : 56

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 4

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Kentland Town, 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 : 10

Home equity loan only : 44

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 308

Housing units without a mortgage : 174


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Kentland Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $79,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $96,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $86,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $90,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Kentland Town, Indiana: 64.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Kentland Town, Indiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Kentland Town, 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 4 4 $445,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $445,000
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $324,519
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $324,519
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $355,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $355,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $130,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $130,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $250,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $250,000
2004        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,245,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,245,000
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 (Kentland Town, IN): $34,732
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kentland Town): $71,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kentland Town): $461
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Kentland Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 89.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 8.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(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 Kentland Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Kentland Town, Indiana

Iroquois Home Health


     Address: 200 North Laird Lane, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/30/1994

Ford Iroquois Public Health De


     Address: 114 North 3rd, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/23/1974

Jasper County Hospital Home Health Care N Hospice


     Address: 1000 E Grace St, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/13/1985

Mdm Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 106 S Range, Wolcott, Indiana 47995
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/9/1996

Clinical Management Services Inc


     Address: 610 N Halleck, Demotte, Indiana 46310
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/1992

Hospitals Close To Kentland Town, Indiana

Iroquois Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 Fairman Street, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Jasper County Hospital


     Address: 1104 East Grace Street, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Hoopeston Community Memorial Hospital


     Address: 701 East Orange Street, Hoopeston, Illinois 60942
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Provena St Marys Hospital


     Address: 500 W Court St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Riverside Medical Center


     Address: 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Kentland Town, Indiana

George Ade Memorial Health Care Center


     Address: 3623 East State Road 16, Brook, Indiana 47922
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Green-hill Manor Inc


     Address: 501 N Lincoln Ave, Fowler, Indiana 47944
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Watseka Rehab & Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 715 East Raymond Road, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Sugar Creek Care Center


     Address: 900 North Market Street, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 42%

Iroquois Resident Home, The


     Address: 200 Fairman Avenue, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Kentland Town, Indiana

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 54 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Kentland Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 345
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 50
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Newton County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.75%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.24%
  • Other 1.01%



(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 Kentland Town, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Newton County, IN

7.61 % of Newton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,372

Indiana Average 6.54 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lake County , IN 2.54 % ($37,638 AGI )
  • Jasper County , IN 1.10 % ($29,400 AGI )
  • Porter County , IN 0.51 % ($34,571 AGI )

Relocation away from Newton County, IN

8.32 % of Newton 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 $29,849

Indiana Average 6.56 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jasper County , IN 1.79 % ($32,755 AGI )
  • Lake County , IN 1.37 % ($33,093 AGI )
  • Tippecanoe County , IN 0.69 % ($23,000 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 Kentland Town, 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 Kentland Town, 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)



Jails in Kentland Town, Indiana


  • Newton County Jail


    304 East Seymour Street, Kentland, IN 47951
    Capacity: 77
    Confined: 50
    Avg. Population: 42
    Year Built: 1995


(updated 2006)



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