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   (County: Kosciusko County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Plain 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
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 351

5 to 9 years : 299

10 to 14 years : 251

15 to 17 years : 168

18 and 19 years : 65

20 years : 0

21 years : 89

22 to 24 years : 200

25 to 29 years : 311

30 to 34 years : 325

35 to 39 years : 230

40 to 44 years : 327

45 to 49 years : 194

50 to 54 years : 239

55 to 59 years : 184

60 and 61 years : 95

62 to 64 years : 115

65 and 66 years : 41

67 to 69 years : 52

70 to 74 years : 116

75 to 79 years : 106

80 to 84 years : 19

85 years and over : 27

Female:

Under 5 years : 342

5 to 9 years : 143

10 to 14 years : 253

15 to 17 years : 235

18 and 19 years : 130

20 years : 61

21 years : 44

22 to 24 years : 99

25 to 29 years : 324

30 to 34 years : 269

35 to 39 years : 266

40 to 44 years : 183

45 to 49 years : 207

50 to 54 years : 230

55 to 59 years : 243

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 87

65 and 66 years : 55

67 to 69 years : 61

70 to 74 years : 98

75 to 79 years : 62

80 to 84 years : 87

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,338

Multiple ancestry : 1,791

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 350

Ancestry not reported : 868


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,515

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 24

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 5

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 73

Not a U.S. citizen : 730


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 693

5 to 17 years : 1,349

18 to 24 years : 688

25 to 34 years : 1,229

35 to 44 years : 1,006

45 to 54 years : 870

55 to 59 years : 427

60 and 61 years : 137

62 to 64 years : 202

65 to 74 years : 423

75 years and over : 323

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 633

5 to 17 years : 1,026

18 to 24 years : 480

25 to 34 years : 792

35 to 44 years : 564

45 to 54 years : 672

55 to 59 years : 297

60 and 61 years : 94

62 to 64 years : 140

65 to 74 years : 189

75 years and over : 220

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 55

5 to 17 years : 112

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 164

35 to 44 years : 299

45 to 54 years : 129

55 to 59 years : 130

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 234

75 years and over : 94

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 24

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 : 211

18 to 24 years : 122

25 to 34 years : 273

35 to 44 years : 143

45 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,786

Female : 2,321

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 587

Female : 821

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 29

Foreign born:

Male : 431

Female : 372


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 4,792

Born in other state in the United States : 1,290

Native: born outside the United States : 5

Foreign born : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,021

Now married, except separated : 2,150

Divorced : 336

Separated : 62

Widowed : 136

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 210

Now married, except separated : 952

Divorced : 44

Separated : 8

Widowed : 54

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 24

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 368

Now married, except separated : 304

Divorced : 21

Separated : 18

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,483

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 331

Speak English less than "very well" : 713

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Plain Township, Indiana

  • German: 1,841   (27.1%)
  • Other Groups: 1,045   (15.4%)
  • United States Or American: 1,043   (15.3%)
  • English: 700   (10.3%)
  • Irish: 607   (8.9%)
  • Dutch: 244   (3.6%)
  • Polish: 229   (3.4%)
  • Scottish: 185   (2.7%)
  • Italian: 127   (1.9%)
  • Norwegian: 119   (1.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 114   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 95   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 57   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 54   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 40   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 38   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 34   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 31   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 29   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 22   (0.3%)
  • European: 18   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 13   (0.2%)
  • British: 12   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 11   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 10   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Plain Township, Indiana is 7,347



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Plain Township, Indiana: 3,804
Female Population in Plain Township, Indiana: 3,543


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Plain Township, Indiana: 32.1
Median Female Resident Age in Plain Township, Indiana: 32.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Plain Township, Indiana


White


Both sexes

37.9

Male

37.0

Female

38.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.0

Male

29.5

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

38.5

Female

29.0

Asian


Both sexes

34.8

Male

36.8

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.5

Male

0.0

Female

22.5

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

24.2

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

20.5

Female

11.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.6

Male

22.5

Female

22.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.6

Male

39.2

Female

39.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Plain Township, Indiana


  • White: 6,126
  • African American: 21
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 23
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,130
  • 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 Plain Township, Indiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (0.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (1.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 58   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 81   (3.54%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (2.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 53   (2.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 939   (41.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 145   (6.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 287   (12.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 105   (4.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 350   (15.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 87   (3.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 37   (1.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 14   (0.61%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (1.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 85   (3.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 81   (3.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 55   (2.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 45   (1.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 922   (40.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 197   (8.66%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 326   (14.33%)
  • Associate Degree: 101   (4.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 233   (10.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 151   (6.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (0.75%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.26%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Leesburg Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 247, Leesburg, IN 46538, Phone: (574) 453-4121, Students: 565 )



Museums Near Plain Township, Indiana


  • Atlantic Coast Line & Seaboard Air Line Railroads Hist Socie


    Po Box 490563, Leesburg, FL 34748

  • Friends Of Old Time Radio Inc


    27436 Desert Rose Ct, Leesburg, FL 34748

  • Friends Of The Slave Quarters Of Loudoun County Inc


    105 Loudoun Street Se, Leesburg, VA 20175

  • Friends Of The Thomas Balch Library


    Po Box 2184, Leesburg, VA 20175

  • George C Marshall International Center Inc


    217 Edwards Ferry Rd Ne, Leesburg, VA 20176

  • Leesburg Heritage Society Inc


    111 South 6th Street, Leesburg, FL 34748
    http://leesburgflorida.gov

  • Loudon Museum, Inc. 1


    14-16 Loudon Street Sw, Leesburg, VA 20175

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Plain 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 Plain Township, Indiana.

Area Features of Plain Township, Indiana


Building


(1) Plain Township Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Hammond Ditch   (2) Kohler Ditch   (3) Long Ditch   (4) Ruple Ditch   (5) Westlake Ditch  

Cape


(1) Government Point  

Cemetery


(1) Cable Cemetery  

Church


(1) New Salem Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Leesburg   (2) Township Of Plain  

Lake


(1) Dewart Lake   (2) Stanton Lake   (3) Tippecanoe Lake  

Locale


(1) Tippecanoe Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Arrowhead Park   (2) Bell Rohr Park   (3) Defries Landing   (4) Forest Glen   (5) Island Park   (6) Kalorama Park   (7) Leesburg   (8) Musquabuck Park   (9) Osborn Landing   (10) Oswego   (11) Potawatomi Park   (12) Quaker Haven Park   (13) Redmon Park   (14) Silver Point   (15) Stoneburner Landing   (16) Stony Ridge   (17) Wa-will-away Park  

Reservoir


(1) Big Chapman Lake   (2) Oswego Lake   (3) Patona Bay  

School


(1) Leesburg Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Cable Run  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Plain Township, Indiana

46538 (pop. 4,257)


Cities Nearby Plain Township, Indiana

Leesburg Town, IN  (pop. 544) 2.7 Miles
Warsaw City, IN  (pop. 13,274) 4.5 Miles
Winona Lake Town, IN  (pop. 4,251) 5.5 Miles
North Webster Town, IN  (pop. 1,202) 6.4 Miles
Turkey Creek Township, IN  (pop. 8,809) 8.5 Miles
Pierceton Town, IN  (pop. 756) 9.1 Miles
Syracuse Town, IN  (pop. 3,012) 9.1 Miles
Etna Township, IN  (pop. 2,007) 11.4 Miles
Scott Township, IN  (pop. 1,963) 11.6 Miles
Etna Green Town, IN  (pop. 708) 12.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Plain Township, Indiana

574



Elevation in Plain Township, Indiana is 837.0 ft. (255.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Plain Township, Indiana

Lat: 41.301050 N        Long: -85.816982 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 232   (6.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 207   (5.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 234   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 318   (9.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 406   (11.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 347   (9.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 543   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 319   (9.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 98   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 149   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 64   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 325   (9.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 267   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,770

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 395

In 3-person carpool : 106

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 : 23

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 50

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 147


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 79

5 to 9 minutes : 526

10 to 14 minutes : 756

15 to 19 minutes : 789

20 to 24 minutes : 415

25 to 29 minutes : 146

30 to 34 minutes : 356

35 to 39 minutes : 25

40 to 44 minutes : 49

45 to 59 minutes : 102

60 to 89 minutes : 82

90 or more minutes : 21


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 713

No Social Security income : 2,061


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 330

No retirement income : 2,444


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 103

$10,000 to $14,999 : 42

$15,000 to $19,999 : 122

$20,000 to $24,999 : 54

$25,000 to $29,999 : 120

$30,000 to $34,999 : 156

$35,000 to $39,999 : 166

$40,000 to $44,999 : 118

$45,000 to $49,999 : 85

$50,000 to $59,999 : 194

$60,000 to $74,999 : 311

$75,000 to $99,999 : 220

$100,000 to $124,999 : 188

$125,000 to $149,999 : 91

$150,000 to $199,999 : 75

$200,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,338


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Plain Township, Indiana

  • NEW (1210 AM; 2.4 kW; Osceola, IN; Owner: Edwin C. Moore)
  • NEW (1210 AM; 1.9 kW; Osceola, IN; Owner: Edwin C. Moore)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Progressive Broadcasting System, Inc.)
  • WTRC (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WKAM (1460 AM; 2.5 kW; Foraker, IN; Owner: Fulmer Communications Llc)
  • WRSW (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Warsaw, IN; Owner: Talking Stick Communications, Llc)
  • WDND (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; South Bend, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Times Communications Inc.)
  • WWLV (1620 AM; 10.0 kW; South Bend, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5.0 kW; South Bend, IN; Owner: Wsbt, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Plain Township, Indiana

  • WBYT (100.7 FM; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Wsbt, Inc.)
  • WZOW (102.3 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WLEG (102.7 FM; Syracuse, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WHME (103.1 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WAWC (103.5 FM; Syracuse, IN; Owner: Talking Stick Communications, Llc)
  • WRBR-FM (103.9 FM; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Talking Stick Communications, L.l.c.)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Progressive Broadcasting System, Inc.)
  • WUBU (106.3 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Partnership Radio, Llc)
  • WUBU (106.3 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Partnership Radio, Llc)
  • WRSW-FM (107.3 FM; Warsaw, IN; Owner: Talking Stick Communications, Llc)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Elkhart Community Schools)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Elkhart Community Schools)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Topeka, IN; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WQKV (88.5 FM; Rochester, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WQKV (88.7 FM; Silver Lake, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WSND-FM (88.9 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Voice Of The Fighting Irish, Inc.)
  • WUBS (89.7 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Interfaith Christian Union, Inc.)
  • WYBV (89.9 FM; New Paris, IN; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Argos, IN; Owner: City Center Broadcasting Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Rochester, IN; Owner: Noll Club, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Rochester, IN; Owner: Towers For Jesus, Inc.)
  • WGCS (91.1 FM; Foraker, IN; Owner: Goshen College Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WJHS (91.5 FM; Columbia City, IN; Owner: Columbia City Joint High School)
  • WETL (91.7 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: South Bend Community School Corp.)
  • WROI (92.1 FM; Rochester, IN; Owner: Bair Communications, Inc.)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; Lakeville, IN; Owner: Plymouth Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAOR (95.3 FM; South Bend, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WYPW (95.7 FM; Nappanee, IN; Owner: Talking Stick Communications, Llc)
  • WHPZ (96.9 FM; Nappanee, IN; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WOZW (97.7 FM; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Plain Township, Indiana

  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; South Bend, IN; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; South Bend, IN; Owner: Wsbt, Inc.)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Wsjv Television, Inc.)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Michiana Public Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; Mishawaka, IN; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Of South Bend, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Plain Township, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 442  (21.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 181  (8.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 275  (13.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 283  (13.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 466  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 247  (14.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 531  (32.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 35  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 54 Farms In Plain Township, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Plain Township, Indiana

Farmers State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $138.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 131

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Plain Township, Indiana

  • Warsaw Municipal


    (about 2.0 miles in Warsaw, Indiana; Airport Code: WAR)

  • Nappanee Municipal


    (about 11.7 miles in Nappanee, Indiana; Airport Code: ZXV)

  • Goshen Municipal


    (about 15.6 miles in Foraker, Indiana; Airport Code: GSH)

  • Plymouth Municipal


    (about 25.5 miles in Inwood, Indiana; Airport Code: PLY)

  • Elkhart Municipal


    (about 30.5 miles in Elkhart, Indiana; Airport Code: EKI)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 37.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 38.0 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend International


    (about 38.2 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Airport


    (about 38.2 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • De Kalb County


    (about 39.1 miles in Auburn, Indiana; Airport Code: IN1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Plain Township, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.85%

Carpooled

11.16%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.16%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.52%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.05%

Bicycle

0.05%

Walked

0.91%

Other Means

1.24%

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 Plain 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
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,661

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 213

Female householder, no husband present : 223

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 431

Householder not living alone : 246


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 300

Female householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and male partner : 119

All other households : 2,325


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,443

Renter-occupied housing units : 218

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 95

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 194

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 454

Renter-occupied housing units : 223


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 203

$10,000 to $14,999 : 75

$15,000 to $19,999 : 100

$20,000 to $24,999 : 148

$25,000 to $29,999 : 128

$30,000 to $34,999 : 186

$35,000 to $39,999 : 212

$40,000 to $44,999 : 157

$45,000 to $49,999 : 121

$50,000 to $59,999 : 329

$60,000 to $74,999 : 358

$75,000 to $99,999 : 278

$100,000 to $124,999 : 258

$125,000 to $149,999 : 94

$150,000 to $199,999 : 75

$200,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Total : 3,334


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Occupied : 2,774

Vacant : 560


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 34

Built 2000 to 2004 : 210

Built 1990 to 1999 : 676

Built 1980 to 1989 : 604

Built 1970 to 1979 : 541

Built 1960 to 1969 : 356

Built 1950 to 1959 : 345

Built 1940 to 1949 : 194

Built 1939 or earlier : 374


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Utility gas : 2,289

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 105

Electricity : 279

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 14

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 56

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 31

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Plain Township, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 181

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 93

$20,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $49,999 : 31

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $69,999 : 55

$70,000 to $79,999 : 25

$80,000 to $89,999 : 73

$90,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 329

$125,000 to $149,999 : 232

$150,000 to $174,999 : 306

$175,000 to $199,999 : 135

$200,000 to $249,999 : 201

$250,000 to $299,999 : 85

$300,000 to $399,999 : 170

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 31

$750,000 to $999,999 : 21

$1,000,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Plain 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 : 90

Home equity loan only : 304

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,136

Housing units without a mortgage : 679


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $192,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $156,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $141,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $128,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $156,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $114,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $158,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $123,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $114,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Plain Township, Indiana: 74.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Plain Township, IN): $48,118
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Plain Township): $91,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Plain Township): $458
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Plain Township, Indiana

Utility Gas: 81.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 10.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Plain Township, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Plain Township, Indiana

Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice Inc


     Address: 902 Provident Drive, Po Box 1196, Warsaw, Indiana 46580
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/1/1977

Health Force Of Indiana


     Address: 801 A Park Ave, Winona Lake, Indiana 46590
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/7/1993

Care At Home Services


     Address: 1721 South Main, Po Box 723, Goshen, Indiana 46526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/17/1986

Elkhart General Home Care


     Address: 2020 Industrial Pkwy, Elkhart, Indiana 46516
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/26/1990

Regional Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 525-a West Bristol Street, Po Box 128, Elkhart, Indiana 46515
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/21/1996

Hospitals Close To Plain Township, Indiana

Kosciusko Community Hospital


     Address: 2101 East Dubois Drive, Warsaw, Indiana 46580
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Goshen General Hospital


     Address: 200 High Park Avenue, Goshen, Indiana 46526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Community Hospital Of Bremen Inc


     Address: 1020 High Road, Bremen, Indiana 46506
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Parkview Whitley Hospital


     Address: 353 N Oak St, Columbia City, Indiana 46725
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Elkhart General Hospital


     Address: 600 East Boulevard, Elkhart, Indiana 46514
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Plain Township, Indiana

Warsaw Meadows Care Center


     Address: 300 E Prairie St, Warsaw, Indiana 46580
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 46%

Mason Health Care Center


     Address: 900 Provident Dr, Warsaw, Indiana 46580
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Miller's Merry Manor


     Address: 1630 S County Farm Rd, Warsaw, Indiana 46580
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Grace Village Health Care Facility


     Address: 337 Grace Village Drive, Winona Lake, Indiana 46590
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Miller's Merry Manor


     Address: 500 E Pickwick Dr, Syracuse, Indiana 46567
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Plain Township, Indiana

Name: DC Cook
Address: 1 Cook Place; Bridgman, MI 49106
Distance: 58 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Plain Township, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 590
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Kosciusko County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 21.08%
  • Bush & Cheney 78.05%
  • Other 0.87%



(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 Plain Township, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Kosciusko County, IN

5.66 % of Kosciusko County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,830

Indiana Average 6.54 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,300

Indiana Average 0.11 %

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

  • Elkhart County , IN 0.74 % ($37,429 AGI )
  • Wabash County , IN 0.35 % ($28,980 AGI )
  • Allen County , IN 0.33 % ($41,165 AGI )

Relocation away from Kosciusko County, IN

5.99 % of Kosciusko 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 $39,971

Indiana Average 6.56 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $40,600

Indiana Average 0.04 %

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

  • Elkhart County , IN 0.79 % ($45,622 AGI )
  • Allen County , IN 0.44 % ($32,321 AGI )
  • Whitley County , IN 0.36 % ($40,776 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 Plain 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 Plain 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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