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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ossian 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
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 9 years : 110

10 to 14 years : 174

15 to 17 years : 78

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 0

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 104

30 to 34 years : 69

35 to 39 years : 104

40 to 44 years : 103

45 to 49 years : 114

50 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 51

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 41

Female:

Under 5 years : 120

5 to 9 years : 54

10 to 14 years : 103

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 6

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 34

25 to 29 years : 167

30 to 34 years : 26

35 to 39 years : 109

40 to 44 years : 138

45 to 49 years : 117

50 to 54 years : 140

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 45

70 to 74 years : 76

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 85


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,832

Multiple ancestry : 726

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 7

Ancestry not reported : 300


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,849

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 : 11

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 236

5 to 17 years : 571

18 to 24 years : 72

25 to 34 years : 366

35 to 44 years : 454

45 to 54 years : 493

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 117

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 182

75 years and over : 292

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 208

5 to 17 years : 526

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 276

35 to 44 years : 356

45 to 54 years : 355

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 104

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 145

75 years and over : 216

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 37

75 years and over : 76

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 : 16

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
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,158

Female : 1,160

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 247

Female : 284

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,235

Born in other state in the United States : 475

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 253

Now married, except separated : 1,148

Divorced : 135

Separated : 25

Widowed : 140

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 68

Now married, except separated : 301

Divorced : 30

Separated : 0

Widowed : 72

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 : 16

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,552

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ossian Town, Indiana

  • German: 948   (35.4%)
  • English: 374   (14.0%)
  • United States Or American: 316   (11.8%)
  • Irish: 268   (10.0%)
  • Other Groups: 157   (5.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 120   (4.5%)
  • Italian: 114   (4.3%)
  • Swiss: 74   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 50   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 48   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 40   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 26   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 23   (0.9%)
  • British: 18   (0.7%)
  • Romanian: 11   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.4%)
  • European: 8   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ossian Town, Indiana is 2,865



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ossian Town, Indiana: 1,405
Female Population in Ossian Town, Indiana: 1,460


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ossian Town, Indiana: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Ossian Town, Indiana: 43.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ossian Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

37.9

Male

34.5

Female

40.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

13.5

Male

25.0

Female

13.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

63.0

Male

45.5

Female

65.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

42.5

Female

31.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

15.5

Female

28.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.8

Male

13.5

Female

8.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.5

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.9

Male

34.6

Female

40.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Ossian Town, Indiana


  • White: 2,721
  • African American: 66
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 5
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 42
  • Two or More Races: 31



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 27   (3.26%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.42%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (3.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (0.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 374   (45.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 82   (9.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 60   (7.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 81   (9.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 106   (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (2.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (1.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 26   (2.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 49   (4.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (0.39%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (1.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 435   (42.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (5.68%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 136   (13.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 90   (8.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 135   (13.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 36   (3.52%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (1.47%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Northern Wells Com Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 386, Ossian, IN 46777, Phone: (260) 622-4125, Students: 2,585 )

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

  • Norwell Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1100 E Us 224, Ossian, IN 46777, Phone: (260) 543-2218, Students: 612 )

  • Ossian Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 213 S Jefferson, Ossian, IN 46777, Phone: (260) 622-4179, Students: 573 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Norwell High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1100 E Us 224, Ossian, IN 46777, Phone: (260) 543-2213, Students: 858 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Bethlehem Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 7545 N 650 E, Ossian, IN 46777, Phone: (260) 597-7366, Students: 68 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Ossian Branch


    207 North Jefferson Street, Ossian, IN 46777

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ossian Town, Indiana


Airport


(1) Skip S Place Airport  

Building


(1) Ossian City Police Department   (2) Ossian Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Allen Mellot Ditch   (2) Dowty Ditch   (3) Eightmile Number Four Ditch   (4) Eightmile Number Three Ditch   (5) Eightmile Number Two Ditch   (6) Werling Joint Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Elhanan Cemetery   (2) Oak Lawn Cemetery   (3) Prairie View Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Town Of Ossian   (2) Township Of Jefferson  

Populated Place


(1) Greenwood   (2) Kingsland   (3) Ossian  

School


(1) Bethlehem Lutheran School   (2) Ossian Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Hunter Drain   (2) Maple Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ossian Town, Indiana

46777 (pop. 6,282)


Cities Nearby Ossian Town, Indiana

Uniondale Town, IN  (pop. 323) 5.2 Miles
Pleasant Township, IN  (pop. 54,626) 6.2 Miles
Zanesville Town, IN  (pop. 707) 6.4 Miles
Preble Township, IN  (pop. 1,122) 6.7 Miles
Marion Township, IN  (pop. 4,495) 7.7 Miles
Rockcreek Township, IN  (pop. 2,066) 7.8 Miles
Lafayette Township, IN  (pop. 3,533) 8.2 Miles
Kirkland Township, IN  (pop. 929) 9.0 Miles
Markle Town, IN  (pop. 1,475) 9.6 Miles
Bluffton City, IN  (pop. 9,225) 9.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ossian Town, Indiana

260



Elevation in Ossian Town, Indiana is 830.0 ft. (253.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ossian Town, Indiana

Lat: 40.880447 N        Long: -85.168369 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 75   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 165   (11.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 179   (12.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 214   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 225   (16.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 73   (5.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 46   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 37   (2.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 133   (9.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 145   (10.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,244

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 63

In 3-person carpool : 10

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 : 0

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 : 3

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 23


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 65

5 to 9 minutes : 103

10 to 14 minutes : 94

15 to 19 minutes : 242

20 to 24 minutes : 295

25 to 29 minutes : 137

30 to 34 minutes : 192

35 to 39 minutes : 42

40 to 44 minutes : 27

45 to 59 minutes : 55

60 to 89 minutes : 33

90 or more minutes : 35


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 279

No Social Security income : 822


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 155

No retirement income : 946


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 76

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 83

$50,000 to $59,999 : 144

$60,000 to $74,999 : 133

$75,000 to $99,999 : 165

$100,000 to $124,999 : 74

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,688


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ossian Town, Indiana

  • WFCV (1090 AM; 2.5 kW; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Bott Broadcasting Company)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 9.8 kW; Roanoke, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WGL (1250 AM; 2.3 kW; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Summit City License Sub, Llc)
  • WBZQ (1300 AM; 0.5 kW; Huntington, IN; Owner: Larko Communications, Inc.)
  • WKJG (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WLYV (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Fort Wayne Catholic Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WADM (1540 AM; 0.25 kW; Decatur, IN; Owner: Lewis Broadcasting, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Ossian Town, Indiana

  • WNUY (100.1 FM; Bluffton, IN; Owner: Im In Licenses, Llc)
  • WNUY (100.1 FM; Ossian, IN; Owner: Im In Licenses, Llc)
  • WLDE (101.7 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Sarkes Tarzian, Inc.)
  • WGBJ (102.3 FM; Garrett, IN; Owner: Three Amigo's Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGL-FM (102.9 FM; Roanoke, IN; Owner: Summit City License Sub, Llc)
  • WXKE (103.9 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Summit City License Sub, Llc)
  • WQHK-FM (105.1 FM; Hoagland, IN; Owner: Jam Communications, Inc.)
  • WQHK-FM (105.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Jam Communications, Inc.)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; Lagro, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Of Wabash, Inc.)
  • WVBB (106.3 FM; Huntertown, IN; Owner: Oasis Radio 2 Corp.)
  • WJFX (107.9 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Fort Wayne Radio Corp.)
  • WLAB (88.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Indiana District Of The Lutheran Church - Mo Synod, Inc.)
  • WBOI (89.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Inc)
  • WBCL (90.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Taylor University Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCYT (91.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Southwest Allen County Schools)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: 601 Reed Road Corporation)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Friends Of Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Woodburn, IN; Owner: The Helpline)
  • WJCO (91.3 FM; Montpelier, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WJHS (91.5 FM; Columbia City, IN; Owner: Columbia City Joint High School)
  • WVSH (91.9 FM; Huntington, IN; Owner: Huntington County Community Sch. Corp.)
  • WFWI (92.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WZBD (92.7 FM; Decatur, IN; Owner: Adams County Radio, Inc)
  • WBTU (93.3 FM; Huntertown, IN; Owner: Oasis Radio 1 Corp.)
  • WBNI-FM (94.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Inc.)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Sarkes Tarzian, Inc.)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Sarkes Tarzian, Inc.)
  • WNHT (96.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Summit City License Sub, Llc)
  • WMEE (97.3 FM; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WBYR (98.9 FM; Monroeville, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ossian Town, Indiana

  • WANE-TV (Channel 15; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Indiana Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Malara Broadcast Group Of Fort Wayne Licensee Llc)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Malara Broadcast Group Of Fort Wayne Licensee Llc)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Wise-tv License, Llc)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Wise-tv License, Llc)
  • WFWA (Channel 39; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Fort Wayne Public Television, Inc.)
  • WFFT-TV (Channel 55; Fort Wayne, IN; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ossian Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 152  (20.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 53  (7.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 127  (17.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 148  (19.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 222  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 132  (18.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 261  (36.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 170 Farms In Ossian Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ossian Town, Indiana

Ossian State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $101.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

Pnc Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

Iab Financial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $960.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Fort Wayne Municipal


    (about 6.8 miles in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Airport Code: FWA)

  • Fort Wayne International


    (about 6.8 miles in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Airport Code: FWA)

  • De Kalb County


    (about 30.0 miles in Auburn, Indiana; Airport Code: IN1)

  • Marion Municipal


    (about 38.0 miles in Marion, Indiana; Airport Code: MZZ)

  • Warsaw Municipal


    (about 44.9 miles in Warsaw, Indiana; Airport Code: WAR)

  • Delaware County Regional


    (about 45.7 miles in Muncie, Indiana; Airport Code: MIE)

  • Delaware Co/Johnson Field


    (about 45.8 miles in Muncie, Indiana; Airport Code: MIE)

  • Defiance Memorial


    (about 49.8 miles in Defiance, Ohio; Airport Code: DFI)

  • Lima Airport


    (about 52.4 miles in Lima, Ohio; Airport Code: LIA)

  • Kokomo Municipal


    (about 52.5 miles in Kokomo, Indiana; Airport Code: OKK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ossian Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.27%

Carpooled

7.56%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.56%

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

0.56%

Worked At Home

3.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 687

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 87

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 302

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 16

All other households : 1,076


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 658

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 52

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 162

Renter-occupied housing units : 161


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 51

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 82

$25,000 to $29,999 : 57

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 117

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 100

$50,000 to $59,999 : 143

$60,000 to $74,999 : 152

$75,000 to $99,999 : 169

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Total : 1,137


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 1,101

Vacant : 36


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 162

Built 1990 to 1999 : 245

Built 1980 to 1989 : 90

Built 1970 to 1979 : 168

Built 1960 to 1969 : 122

Built 1950 to 1959 : 96

Built 1940 to 1949 : 93

Built 1939 or earlier : 153


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 742

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 28

Electricity : 331

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ossian Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 47

$70,000 to $79,999 : 119

$80,000 to $89,999 : 136

$90,000 to $99,999 : 111

$100,000 to $124,999 : 193

$125,000 to $149,999 : 70

$150,000 to $174,999 : 68

$175,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 to $249,999 : 26

$250,000 to $299,999 : 16

$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
(Ossian 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 : 50

Home equity loan only : 154

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 484

Housing units without a mortgage : 171


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $141,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $94,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $88,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $106,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $112,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ossian Town, Indiana: 70.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ossian Town, Indiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 92.86%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 7.14%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Ossian Town, IN): $45,449
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ossian Town): $86,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ossian Town): $489
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ossian Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 79.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.3%
Electricity: 19.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Ossian Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ossian Town, Indiana

Home Nursing Services


     Address: 528 W Washington Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/17/1991

Visiting Nurse And Hospice Home Inc


     Address: 5910 Homestead Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46814
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hcr Heartland Home Care Llc


     Address: 1315 Directors Row, Suite 210, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46808
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/26/1990

Pediatric Nursing Specialists Of Indiana


     Address: 6523 Constitution Dr, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/2/1995

Amedisys Home Health Of Fort Wayne


     Address: 2200 Lake Ave Ste 150, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/21/2006

Hospitals Close To Ossian Town, Indiana

Lutheran Hospital Of Indiana


     Address: 7950 West Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Parkview Hospital


     Address: 2200 Randalia Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph Hospital


     Address: 700 Broadway, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"dupont Hospital, Llc"


     Address: 2520 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46825
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Bluffton Regional Medical Center


     Address: 303 S Main St, Bluffton, Indiana 46714
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Ossian Town, Indiana

Ossian Health Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 215 Davis Rd, Ossian, Indiana 46777
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Transitional Care Unit Of St Joseph


     Address: 700 Broadway, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 18
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Riverbend Health Care Center


     Address: 7519 Winchester Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46819
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Byron Health Center


     Address: 12101 Lima Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46818
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Covington Manor Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 5700 Wilkie Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ossian Town, Indiana

Name: DC Cook
Address: 1 Cook Place; Bridgman, MI 49106
Distance: 102 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ossian Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 770
    Disabled Workers: 95
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 65


(updated 2007)



Wells County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 74.21%
  • Other 0.60%



(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 Ossian Town, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Wells County, IN

5.50 % of Wells County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,750

Indiana Average 6.54 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Allen County , IN 1.45 % ($33,813 AGI )
  • Huntington County , IN 0.77 % ($34,538 AGI )
  • Adams County , IN 0.68 % ($31,338 AGI )

Relocation away from Wells County, IN

5.96 % of Wells 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 $31,453

Indiana Average 6.56 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Allen County , IN 1.72 % ($31,291 AGI )
  • Huntington County , IN 0.60 % ($30,508 AGI )
  • Adams County , IN 0.56 % ($28,414 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

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Hurricanes And Storms In Ossian Town, Indiana

  • Tropical Low: DENNIS - July 2005 - Wind Speed: 10 Knots



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Crime Analysis

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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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