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Demographics Analysis

The people of Westville 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
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 9 years : 54

10 to 14 years : 88

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 103

20 years : 84

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 395

25 to 29 years : 681

30 to 34 years : 326

35 to 39 years : 453

40 to 44 years : 323

45 to 49 years : 255

50 to 54 years : 183

55 to 59 years : 129

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 38

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 36

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 135

5 to 9 years : 81

10 to 14 years : 35

15 to 17 years : 36

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 61

25 to 29 years : 36

30 to 34 years : 87

35 to 39 years : 42

40 to 44 years : 78

45 to 49 years : 87

50 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 44

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 27

85 years and over : 42


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,730

Multiple ancestry : 1,251

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 29

Ancestry not reported : 472


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,321

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 37

Not a U.S. citizen : 115


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 204

5 to 17 years : 355

18 to 24 years : 744

25 to 34 years : 1,130

35 to 44 years : 896

45 to 54 years : 555

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 170

75 years and over : 151

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 196

5 to 17 years : 332

18 to 24 years : 472

25 to 34 years : 634

35 to 44 years : 571

45 to 54 years : 304

55 to 59 years : 88

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 89

75 years and over : 95

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 236

25 to 34 years : 450

35 to 44 years : 280

45 to 54 years : 232

55 to 59 years : 106

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 48

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 : 9

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 : 36

25 to 34 years : 46

35 to 44 years : 36

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,989

Female : 832

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,311

Female : 189

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 132

Female : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,027

Born in other state in the United States : 807

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 127


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,231

Now married, except separated : 657

Divorced : 367

Separated : 7

Widowed : 108

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 678

Now married, except separated : 362

Divorced : 320

Separated : 61

Widowed : 68

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 55

Now married, except separated : 59

Divorced : 30

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,035

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 108

Speak English less than "very well" : 113

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Westville Town, Indiana

  • German: 572   (25.7%)
  • Irish: 341   (15.3%)
  • Other Groups: 189   (8.5%)
  • English: 184   (8.3%)
  • United States Or American: 151   (6.8%)
  • Polish: 132   (5.9%)
  • Dutch: 113   (5.1%)
  • Italian: 94   (4.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 76   (3.4%)
  • Swedish: 56   (2.5%)
  • French Canadian: 42   (1.9%)
  • Hungarian: 33   (1.5%)
  • Greek: 24   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 21   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 20   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 20   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 20   (0.9%)
  • European: 18   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 17   (0.8%)
  • Serbian: 17   (0.8%)
  • Slovak: 13   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.6%)
  • Yugoslavian: 11   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 7   (0.3%)
  • British: 7   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.2%)
  • Australian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Westville Town, Indiana is 4,482



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Westville Town, Indiana: 3,441
Female Population in Westville Town, Indiana: 1,041


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Westville Town, Indiana: 32.1
Median Female Resident Age in Westville Town, Indiana: 38.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Westville Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

33.8

Male

33.6

Female

35.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.8

Male

31.8

Female

41.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.5

Male

37.0

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

42.0

Male

35.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

32.3

Male

32.0

Female

48.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.5

Male

18.0

Female

12.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.8

Male

30.3

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.2

Male

33.8

Female

35.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Westville Town, Indiana


  • White: 2,961
  • African American: 1,236
  • American Indian: 24
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 25
  • Two or More Races: 236



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 37   (5.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (4.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 34   (4.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (1.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 287   (41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 78   (11.14%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 109   (15.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 32   (4.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (7.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1%)
  • 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: 8   (1.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (5.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (5.75%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (7.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 321   (47.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 45   (6.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 86   (12.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 28   (4.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 59   (8.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Westville Town, Indiana

  • M S D Of New Durham Township


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 207 E Valparaiso St, Westville, IN 46391, Phone: (219) 785-2239, Students: 830 )

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

  • Westville Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 207 Valparaiso St, Westville, IN 46391, Phone: (219) 785-2532, Students: 449 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Westville Town, Indiana

  • Westville High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 207 Valparaiso St, Westville, IN 46391, Phone: (219) 785-2531, Students: 381 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Westville Town, Indiana

  • Purdue University-north Central Campus


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 3,904; Location: 401 S Us Hwy 421, Westville, IN 46391, Web: http://www.pnc.edu )

Academic Libraries In Westville Town, Indiana

  • Purdue University-north Central Campus


    ( Location: 1401 S Us Hwy 421, Westville, IN 46391, Web: http://www.pnc.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Westville Town, Indiana

  • Westville-new Durham Township Public Library


    153 Main Street, Westville, IN 46391

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Westville Town, Indiana


  • Westville Community Historical Society


    Po Box 395, Westville, IN 46391

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Westville Town, Indiana


Airport


(1) Orthodontic Strip Airport   (2) Wyckoff Airstrip  

Building


(1) Westville Correctional Facility   (2) Westville Town Marshal  

Canal


(1) Crumpacker Arm   (2) Forbes Ditch   (3) Wright Arm  

Cemetery


(1) Carter Cemetery   (2) Clinton Chapel Cemetery   (3) Eaheart Cemetery   (4) Eight Square Cemetery   (5) Quakerdom Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Town Of Westville   (2) Township Of Jackson   (3) Township Of New Durham  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 6  

Dam


(1) Camp Red Mill Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Beatty Memorial Hospital Historical  

Lake


(1) Clear Lake   (2) Hildebrand Lake   (3) Lake Lee   (4) Long Pond   (5) Round Lake   (6) Tommy Pond  

Populated Place


(1) Alida   (2) Beverly Hill   (3) Coburg   (4) Durham   (5) Haskell   (6) Holmesville   (7) Otis   (8) Pinhook   (9) Suman   (10) Westville  

School


(1) Purdue University North Central Campus   (2) Westville Elementary School   (3) Westville High School  

Valley


(1) Hungry Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Westville Town, Indiana

46391 (pop. 7,802)


Cities Nearby Westville Town, Indiana

New Durham Township, IN  (pop. 7,145) 1.3 Miles
Wanatah Town, IN  (pop. 1,130) 8.0 Miles
Coolspring Township, IN  (pop. 14,733) 8.3 Miles
Chesterton Town, IN  (pop. 12,932) 8.9 Miles
Valparaiso City, IN  (pop. 31,912) 9.3 Miles
Westchester Township, IN  (pop. 19,717) 9.9 Miles
Town Of Pines Town, IN  (pop. 673) 10.1 Miles
Porter Town, IN  (pop. 5,296) 10.3 Miles
Beverly Shores Town, IN  (pop. 757) 10.4 Miles
La Porte City, IN  (pop. 22,104) 10.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Westville Town, Indiana

219



Elevation in Westville Town, Indiana is 784.0 ft. (239.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Westville Town, Indiana

Lat: 41.545912 N        Long: -86.904033 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 100   (9.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 42   (4.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 104   (10.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 149   (14.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 85   (8.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 122   (11.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 162   (15.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 37   (3.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 28   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 102   (9.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 77   (7.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 786

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 55

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 5

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 52

5 to 9 minutes : 140

10 to 14 minutes : 41

15 to 19 minutes : 158

20 to 24 minutes : 137

25 to 29 minutes : 65

30 to 34 minutes : 133

35 to 39 minutes : 26

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 27

60 to 89 minutes : 74

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 295

No Social Security income : 558


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 212

No retirement income : 641


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 61

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 44

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 93

$75,000 to $99,999 : 81

$100,000 to $124,999 : 43

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Westville Town, Indiana

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

FM Radio Stations Near Westville Town, Indiana

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

TV Broadcast Stations Near Westville Town, Indiana

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Westville Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 79  (13.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 86  (15.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 99  (17.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 116  (20.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 104  (21.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 75  (15.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 191  (40.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 62 Farms In Westville Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Westville Town, Indiana

1st Source Bank - 1 Branches


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

The La Porte Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $527.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Westville Town, Indiana

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 8.3 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 8.3 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • La Porte Municipal


    (about 9.0 miles in La Porte, Indiana; Airport Code: LPO)

  • Michigan City Municipal


    (about 11.6 miles in Long Beach, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • Michigan City Municipal-Phillips Field


    (about 11.7 miles in Michigan City, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 26.9 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 32.3 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Airport


    (about 32.3 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend International


    (about 32.3 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 32.5 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Westville Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.81%

Carpooled

9.89%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.87%

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

1.45%

Other Means

0.58%

Worked At Home

0.39%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 317

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 78

Female householder, no husband present : 136

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 293

Householder not living alone : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 52

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 26

All other households : 775


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 243

Renter-occupied housing units : 74

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 67

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 104

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 278

Renter-occupied housing units : 44


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 45

$30,000 to $34,999 : 99

$35,000 to $39,999 : 78

$40,000 to $44,999 : 56

$45,000 to $49,999 : 78

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 112

$75,000 to $99,999 : 142

$100,000 to $124,999 : 48

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Total : 954


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 853

Vacant : 101


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 43

Built 2000 to 2004 : 64

Built 1990 to 1999 : 147

Built 1980 to 1989 : 77

Built 1970 to 1979 : 292

Built 1960 to 1969 : 99

Built 1950 to 1959 : 40

Built 1940 to 1949 : 37

Built 1939 or earlier : 155


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 780

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 8

Electricity : 65

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
(Westville Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 99

$10,000 to $14,999 : 79

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 44

$70,000 to $79,999 : 47

$80,000 to $89,999 : 63

$90,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $174,999 : 62

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$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
(Westville 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 : 41

Home equity loan only : 45

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 319

Housing units without a mortgage : 281


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $55,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $21,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $13,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $20,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $98,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $110,400

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $95,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Westville Town, Indiana: 64.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Westville Town, Indiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Westville Town, IN): $36,761
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Westville Town): $31,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Westville Town): $511
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Westville Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 88.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.8%
Electricity: 7.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
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 Westville Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Westville Town, Indiana

Back Home Again Inc


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

Adair Home Health Professionals


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

Pediatric Nursing Specialists Of Indiana


     Address: 3207 Cascade Dr, Suites B-c, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/5/1993

Associated Homecare Inc


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

Visiting Nurse Association Of Porter County


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

Hospitals Close To Westville Town, Indiana

"porter, Valparaiso Hospital"


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

Laporte Hospital And Health Services


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

St Anthony Memorial Health Centers


     Address: 301 W Homer St, Michigan City, Indiana 46360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

"methodist Hospitals, Inc"


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

St Mary Medical Center Inc


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

Nursing Homes Close To Westville Town, Indiana

Waters Of Duneland, The


     Address: 110 Beverly Dr, Chesterton, Indiana 46304
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Golden Living Center-valparaiso


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

Life Care Center Of The Willows


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

Valparaiso Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 606 Wall St, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 125
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Whispering Pines Health Care Center


     Address: 3301 N Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Westville Town, Indiana

Name: DC Cook
Address: 1 Cook Place; Bridgman, MI 49106
Distance: 33 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Westville Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 545
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 75
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Laporte County, Indiana Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to LaPorte County, IN

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

Indiana Average 6.54 %

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

Indiana Average 0.11 %

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

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

Relocation away from LaPorte County, IN

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

Indiana Average 6.56 %

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

Indiana Average 0.04 %

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

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


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Indiana

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


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Indiana

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Westville 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 Westville Town, Indiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Westville Town, Indiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
Rape 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a 2 1 1 1 1 2 n/a
    per 100,000 0 47 0 n/a n/a n/a 39 20 19 20 17 34 n/a
Robbery 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 47 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 20 0 0 0 0 n/a
Assault 0 2 2 n/a n/a n/a 0 1 3 1 3 9 n/a
    per 100,000 0 93 38 n/a n/a n/a 0 20 58 20 51 153 n/a
Burglary 6 9 11 n/a n/a n/a 13 14 16 12 10 7 n/a
    per 100,000 282 420 207 n/a n/a n/a 250 282 309 238 170 119 n/a
Larceny Theft 88 80 70 n/a n/a n/a 66 67 40 44 34 26 n/a
    per 100,000 4,135 3,733 1,320 n/a n/a n/a 1,271 1,348 772 874 578 443 n/a
Vehicle Theft 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 3 3 6 2 5 5 n/a
    per 100,000 47 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 58 60 116 40 85 85 n/a
Arson 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 1 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 20 17 17 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 1 3 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
24 22 20 n/a n/a n/a 21 21 16 15 13 10 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
12 12 10 n/a n/a n/a 11 11 8 8 7 6 n/a


(updated 2013)



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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