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Demographics Analysis

The people of Spencer 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
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 9 years : 44

10 to 14 years : 149

15 to 17 years : 36

18 and 19 years : 45

20 years : 40

21 years : 35

22 to 24 years : 53

25 to 29 years : 78

30 to 34 years : 87

35 to 39 years : 68

40 to 44 years : 128

45 to 49 years : 143

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 32

75 to 79 years : 45

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 47

Female:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 46

15 to 17 years : 47

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 40

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 77

25 to 29 years : 62

30 to 34 years : 92

35 to 39 years : 72

40 to 44 years : 75

45 to 49 years : 69

50 to 54 years : 114

55 to 59 years : 49

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 99

75 to 79 years : 67

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 49


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,280

Multiple ancestry : 717

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 640


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,470

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 12

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 35

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 112


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 180

5 to 17 years : 399

18 to 24 years : 315

25 to 34 years : 319

35 to 44 years : 343

45 to 54 years : 389

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 228

75 years and over : 300

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 175

5 to 17 years : 381

18 to 24 years : 197

25 to 34 years : 258

35 to 44 years : 252

45 to 54 years : 344

55 to 59 years : 79

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 181

75 years and over : 227

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 36

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 47

75 years and over : 73

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 22

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 : 71

25 to 34 years : 25

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 : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,086

Female : 1,060

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 137

Female : 187

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 26

Foreign born:

Male : 80

Female : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,127

Born in other state in the United States : 308

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 89


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 451

Now married, except separated : 719

Divorced : 351

Separated : 5

Widowed : 142

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 54

Now married, except separated : 119

Divorced : 85

Separated : 0

Widowed : 48

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 96

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,320

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 103

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Spencer Town, Indiana

  • German: 416   (22.8%)
  • United States Or American: 398   (21.8%)
  • Irish: 351   (19.2%)
  • English: 221   (12.1%)
  • Other Groups: 194   (10.6%)
  • Scottish: 59   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 47   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 47   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 36   (2.0%)
  • Welsh: 19   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 10   (0.5%)
  • British: 10   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Spencer Town, Indiana is 2,637



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Spencer Town, Indiana: 1,324
Female Population in Spencer Town, Indiana: 1,313


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Spencer Town, Indiana: 35.3
Median Female Resident Age in Spencer Town, Indiana: 41.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Spencer Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

42.1

Male

38.5

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

48.5

Male

48.5

Female

36.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

48.0

Female

5.5

Asian


Both sexes

26.5

Male

23.5

Female

40.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

29.0

Male

31.5

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

20.5

Female

10.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

23.5

Female

5.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.9

Male

39.1

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Spencer Town, Indiana


  • White: 2,551
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 41
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 23
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.76%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.82%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 55   (8.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (1.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (5%)
  • 11th Grade: 44   (6.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (2.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 209   (31.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 32   (4.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 132   (20%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (2.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 53   (8.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (3.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.21%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 48   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (4.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 86   (9.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (2.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 47   (5.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 378   (42.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 89   (9.98%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 97   (10.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (2.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23   (2.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (1.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.57%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Spencer Town, Indiana

  • Spencer-owen Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 205 E Hillside, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 829-2233, Students: 3,108 )

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

  • Spencer Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 151 Hillside Ave, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 829-2253, Students: 630 )

  • Owen Valley Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 626 W St Hwy 46, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 829-2249, Students: 524 )

  • Mccormick's Creek Elem Sch


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1601 Flatwoods Rd, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 828-6000, Students: 507 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Spencer Town, Indiana

  • Owen Valley Community Hs


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 622 W Sr 46, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 829-2266, Students: 953 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Spencer Town, Indiana

  • Spencer Adventist Christian School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 1674 Timber Ridge Road, Spencer, IN 47460, Phone: (812) 829-2485, Students: 12 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Spencer Town, Indiana

  • Owen County Public Library


    10 South Montgomery Street, Spencer, IN 47460

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Spencer Town, Indiana


  • Chatham Historical Society


    7107 Richman Road, Spencer, OH 44275

  • Chemung Valley Farmers Museum


    224 Van Etten Rd, Spencer, NY 14883

  • Doll And Toy Museum


    Po Box 105, Spencer, NC 28159
    http://www.spencerdollandtoymuseum.com

  • Friends Of The Old Spencer High School Auditorium Inc


    Po Box 175, Spencer, IA 51301

  • North Carolina Transportation Museum Foundation


    Po Box 69, Spencer, NC 28159
    http://www.nctrans.org

  • Owen County Heritage And Culture Center Inc


    Po Box 676, Spencer, IN 47460

  • Owen County Historical & Genealogical Society


    Po Box 569, Spencer, IN 47460

  • Parker Historical Museum Of Clay County


    300 E. Third St, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Parker Historical Society Of Clay County Iowa


    300 E 3rd St, Spencer, IA 51301
    http://parkermuseum.org

  • Roane County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 161, Spencer, WV 25276

  • Royal Historical Society Inc


    302 Main St, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Southern Railway Historical Association


    Po Box 33, Spencer, NC 28159

  • Spencer Historical Society


    Po Box 71, Spencer, NY 14883

  • Spencer Historical Society


    Po Box 356, Spencer, OH 44275

  • Spencer Historical Society


    Po Box 394, Spencer, OK 73084

  • Spencer Penn School Preservation Organization


    Po Box 506, Spencer, VA 24165

  • U S S Radford 446 Inc


    482 Windyville Road, Spencer, WV 25276

  • Vandalia Community Preservation Association Inc


    5471 Vandalia Rd, Spencer, IN 47460

  • Veterans Memorial Of Spencer Iowa I Inc


    Po Box 203, Spencer, IA 51301

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Spencer Town, Indiana


Airport


(1) Miller Airport   (2) Timber Trails Airport  

Building


(1) Owen County Courthouse   (2) Owen County Emergency Medical Services   (3) Owen County Sheriff S Office   (4) Owen Valley Fire Territory Station 4   (5) Spencer Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Blair Cemetery   (2) Cloyd Cemetery   (3) Fender Cemetery   (4) Kaufman Cemetery   (5) Mount Moriah Cemetery   (6) Palestine Cemetery   (7) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (8) River Hill Cemetery   (9) Riverside Cemetery   (10) Rose Cemetery   (11) Saint Walley Cemetery   (12) Spears Cemetery   (13) Splinter Ridge Cemetery   (14) Tipton Cemetery   (15) Witham Cemetery   (16) Wright Cemetery  

Church


(1) New Union Church   (2) Pleasant Hill Church   (3) Shiloh Church  

Civil


(1) Owen County   (2) Town Of Spencer   (3) Township Of Washington  

Dam


(1) Amazon Lake Dam   (2) Dugan Lake Dam   (3) Ralph Ketchum Lake Dam   (4) Timber Ridge Lake Dam  

Locale


(1) Boone Cave  

Mine


(1) Spencer 520 Quarry   (2) Spencer Quarry  

Populated Place


(1) Hancock Corner   (2) Southport   (3) Spencer   (4) Vandalia  

Reservoir


(1) Dugan Lake   (2) Ralph Ketchum Lake   (3) Thomas Lake   (4) Timber Ridge Lake  

School


(1) Owen Valley Community High School   (2) Owen Valley Middle School   (3) Splinter Ridge School  

Stream


(1) East Fork Fish Creek   (2) Elliston Creek   (3) Fall Creek   (4) Little Mill Creek   (5) Mcbride Branch   (6) Mccormicks Creek   (7) Naans Branch   (8) Rattlesnake Creek   (9) West Fork Fish Creek  

Summit


(1) Cooksey Hill   (2) Emmins Hill   (3) Gaston Hill   (4) Straley Hill   (5) Taylor Hill   (6) Wolfe Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Spencer Town, Indiana

47460 (pop. 11,637)


Cities Nearby Spencer Town, Indiana

Stinesville Town, IN  (pop. 83) 6.2 Miles
Bean Blossom Township, IN  (pop. 3,466) 6.8 Miles
Gosport Town, IN  (pop. 844) 6.8 Miles
Ellettsville Town, IN  (pop. 5,875) 8.6 Miles
Beech Creek Township, IN  (pop. 2,772) 11.4 Miles
Paragon Town, IN  (pop. 604) 13.1 Miles
Baker Township, IN  (pop. 943) 13.3 Miles
Bloomington Township, IN  (pop. 45,120) 14.5 Miles
Bloomington City, IN  (pop. 80,385) 15.3 Miles
Cloverdale Township, IN  (pop. 3,864) 15.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Spencer Town, Indiana

812



Elevation in Spencer Town, Indiana is 577.0 ft. (176.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Spencer Town, Indiana

Lat: 39.286848 N        Long: -86.764225 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 40   (3.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 76   (7.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 108   (10.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 93   (8.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 107   (10.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 121   (11.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 136   (12.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 100   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 48   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 143   (13.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 50   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 869

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 69

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 16

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 : 83

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 26


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 180

5 to 9 minutes : 244

10 to 14 minutes : 165

15 to 19 minutes : 45

20 to 24 minutes : 43

25 to 29 minutes : 44

30 to 34 minutes : 201

35 to 39 minutes : 33

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 18

60 to 89 minutes : 56

90 or more minutes : 5


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 413

No Social Security income : 660


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 250

No retirement income : 823


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 38

$20,000 to $24,999 : 61

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 57

$35,000 to $39,999 : 37

$40,000 to $44,999 : 25

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $74,999 : 52

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,683


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Spencer Town, Indiana

  • WSDX (1130 AM; 0.5 kW; Brazil, IN; Owner: Crossroads Investments, Llc)
  • WGCL (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Sarkes Tarzian, Inc,)
  • WBTO (1600 AM; 0.5 kW; Linton, IN; Owner: The Original Company, Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Spencer Town, Indiana

  • 970721MA (101.1 FM; Solsberry, IN; Owner: Good Samaritan Ed Radio, Inc)
  • 970723MK (101.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: Robert M Mcdaniel)
  • 970723ML (101.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: Sarkes Tarzian Inc)
  • 970723MM (101.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Group Inc)
  • 970724MC (101.1 FM; Solsberry, IN; Owner: Music Ministries, Inc.)
  • 970724MN (101.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: Willis, Wm Gerald Dba)
  • 970724NF (101.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: Wiiliam S. Poorman)
  • WFIU (103.7 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Trustees Of Indiana University)
  • WHCC (105.1 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WDVL (88.1 FM; Fillmore, IN; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Stinesville, IN; Owner: Bloomington Knights Of Columbus Home Association)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Hoosier Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WSPM (89.1 FM; Fillmore, IN; Owner: Hoosier Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WYTJ (89.3 FM; Midland, IN; Owner: Bethel Baptist Church)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Marianna Educational Broadcasting Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Pensacola Christian College, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Linton, IN; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Terre Haute)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Oolitic, IN; Owner: Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Oolitic, IN; Owner: Linda Jerome Foundation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Newberry, IN; Owner: Nassuna Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIKL (90.5 FM; Fillmore, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WIKL (90.5 FM; Monrovia, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WCJL (90.9 FM; Ellettsville, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WGRE (91.5 FM; Greencastle, IN; Owner: Depauw University)
  • WSDM-FM (92.7 FM; Brazil, IN; Owner: Crossroads Investments, Llc)
  • NEW (94.1 FM; Bloomfield, IN; Owner: L. Dean Spencer)
  • WREB (94.3 FM; Greencastle, IN; Owner: The Original Company, Inc)
  • WBWB (96.7 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WCLS (97.7 FM; Bloomington, IN; Owner: Mid-america Radio Of Indiana, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Spencer Town, Indiana

  • WTIU (Channel 30; Bloomington, IN; Owner: The Trustees Of Indiana University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Spencer Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 107  (19.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 44  (8.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 109  (20.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 132  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 126  (22.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 78  (13.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 178  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 227 Farms In Spencer Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Spencer Town, Indiana

Owen County State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $342.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

The Peoples State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $210.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Our Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $67.4k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Spencer Town, Indiana

  • Monroe County


    (about 12.9 miles in Stanford, Indiana; Airport Code: BMG)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 31.2 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 31.2 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Virgil I Grissom Municipal


    (about 35.3 miles in Bedford, Indiana; Airport Code: BFR)

  • Indianapolis International


    (about 39.7 miles in Indianapolis, Indiana; Airport Code: IND)

  • Indianapolis Muni/Weir Cook


    (about 39.9 miles in Indianapolis, Indiana; Airport Code: IND)

  • Eagle Creek Airpark


    (about 45.2 miles in Eagle Creek, Indiana; Airport Code: IN4)

  • Columbus Municipal


    (about 46.4 miles in Clifford, Indiana; Airport Code: CLU)

  • Freeman Municipal


    (about 52.3 miles in Seymour, Indiana; Airport Code: SER)

  • Shelbyville Municipal


    (about 55.1 miles in Fairland, Indiana; Airport Code: GEZ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Spencer Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.25%

Carpooled

11.19%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.22%

Other Means

0.47%

Worked At Home

1.87%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 416

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 64

Female householder, no husband present : 129

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 401

Householder not living alone : 63


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 35

All other households : 992


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 346

Renter-occupied housing units : 70

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 30

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 63

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 233

Renter-occupied housing units : 231


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 95

$10,000 to $14,999 : 110

$15,000 to $19,999 : 107

$20,000 to $24,999 : 113

$25,000 to $29,999 : 99

$30,000 to $34,999 : 80

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 75

$60,000 to $74,999 : 61

$75,000 to $99,999 : 108

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Total : 1,194


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 1,073

Vacant : 121


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 15

Built 2000 to 2004 : 44

Built 1990 to 1999 : 160

Built 1980 to 1989 : 90

Built 1970 to 1979 : 163

Built 1960 to 1969 : 106

Built 1950 to 1959 : 113

Built 1940 to 1949 : 69

Built 1939 or earlier : 434


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 621

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 26

Electricity : 392

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 18

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Spencer Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 76

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $69,999 : 47

$70,000 to $79,999 : 52

$80,000 to $89,999 : 81

$90,000 to $99,999 : 120

$100,000 to $124,999 : 80

$125,000 to $149,999 : 57

$150,000 to $174,999 : 36

$175,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 15

$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
(Spencer 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 : 27

Home equity loan only : 73

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 266

Housing units without a mortgage : 306


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $116,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $62,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $100,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $8,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $59,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $80,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $93,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $89,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Spencer Town, Indiana: 55.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Spencer Town, Indiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 79.49%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 20.51%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Spencer 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 8 8 $570,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $570,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $108,173
  Two Family 2 4 $288,855
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 5 $397,028
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $90,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $90,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $114,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $114,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $220,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $220,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 157 157 $30,347,655
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

157 157 $30,347,655
2006        
  Single Family 105 105 $16,962,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

105 105 $16,962,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Spencer Town, IN): $28,664
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Spencer Town): $75,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Spencer Town): $481
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Spencer Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 65.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.7%
Electricity: 29.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.2%
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 Spencer Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Spencer Town, Indiana

Bloomington Hospital Home Health Services


     Address: 333 E Miller Dr, Po Box 1149, Bloomington, Indiana 47402
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Indiana Home Health Care Corporation


     Address: 3800 West Gifford Road, Bloomington, Indiana 47403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/10/1983

Heritage Home Health Services Llc


     Address: 801 Plaza Drive Suite A, Martinsville, Indiana 46151
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/21/1983

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 1214 E National Ave, Suite B-130, Brazil, Indiana 47834
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/20/2000

Greene County Home Health Care


     Address: 2121 East Highway 54, Linton, Indiana 47441
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/3/1985

Hospitals Close To Spencer Town, Indiana

Bloomington Hospital


     Address: 601 W Second St, Bloomington, Indiana 47402
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Monroe Hospital


     Address: 4011 S Tiwari Blvd, Bloomington, Indiana 47403
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Morgan Hospital And Medical Center


     Address: 2209 John R Wooden Dr, Martinsville, Indiana 46151
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Putnam County Hospital


     Address: 1542 S Bloomington St, Greencastle, Indiana 46135
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

"st Vincent Clay Hospital, Inc"


     Address: 1206 East National Avenue, Brazil, Indiana 47834
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Spencer Town, Indiana

Residence At Mccormick's Creek


     Address: 210 State Highway 43, Spencer, Indiana 47460
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Owen Valley Health Campus


     Address: 920 W Hwy 46, Spencer, Indiana 47460
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center


     Address: 5911 W State Rd 46, Ellettsville, Indiana 47429
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Garden Villa


     Address: 1100 S Curry Pk, Bloomington, Indiana 47403
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Meadowood Health Pavilion


     Address: 2455 Tamarack Trail, Bloomington, Indiana 47408
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 25
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Spencer Town, Indiana

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 131 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Spencer Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 1,475
    Disabled Workers: 360
    Widowers Workers: 220
    Spouses Workers: 125
    Children Workers: 195


(updated 2007)



Owen County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.35%
  • Bush & Cheney 65.75%
  • Other 0.89%



(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 Spencer Town, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Owen County, IN

7.24 % of Owen County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,456

Indiana Average 6.54 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Monroe County , IN 1.65 % ($32,056 AGI )
  • Marion County , IN 1.07 % ($31,024 AGI )
  • Morgan County , IN 0.65 % ($34,680 AGI )

Relocation away from Owen County, IN

8.35 % of Owen 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 $27,226

Indiana Average 6.56 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Monroe County , IN 2.16 % ($25,982 AGI )
  • Marion County , IN 0.87 % ($28,403 AGI )
  • Putnam County , IN 0.84 % ($26,185 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 Spencer 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 Spencer 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 Spencer Town, Indiana


  • Owen County Jail


    291 Vandalia Avenue, Spencer, IN 47460
    Capacity: 66
    Confined: 45
    Avg. Population: 54
    Year Built: 1988
    Year Renovated: 1997


(updated 2006)



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