Cedar Grove, Indiana

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Town of Cedar Grove, Indiana
Town
Location in the state of Indiana
Location in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 39°21′23″N 84°56′13″W / 39.35639°N 84.93694°W / 39.35639; -84.93694Coordinates: 39°21′23″N 84°56′13″W / 39.35639°N 84.93694°W / 39.35639; -84.93694
Country United States
State Indiana
County Franklin
Township Highland
Area[1]
 • Total 0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)
 • Land 0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 600 ft (183 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 156
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 155
 • Density 1,040.0/sq mi (401.5/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EST (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47016
Area code(s) 765
FIPS code 18-11044[4]
GNIS feature ID 0449633[5]

Cedar Grove is a town in Highland Township, Franklin County, Indiana, United States. The population was 156 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Cedar Grove, originally known as Rochester, was platted in 1837 by John Ward. Ward built large gristmill there. It was incorporated as a town in 1907.[6]

Geography[edit]

Cedar Grove is located at 39°21′23″N 84°56′13″W / 39.35639°N 84.93694°W / 39.35639; -84.93694 (39.356407, -84.937034).[7]

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 0.15 square miles (0.39 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 156 people, 75 households, and 47 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,040.0 inhabitants per square mile (401.5/km2). There were 84 housing units at an average density of 560.0 per square mile (216.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.7% White and 1.3% from two or more races.

There were 75 households of which 25.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.0% were married couples living together, 16.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.08 and the average family size was 2.55.

The median age in the town was 44.5 years. 19.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.7% were from 25 to 44; 35.2% were from 45 to 64; and 14.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 47.4% male and 52.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 185 people, 75 households, and 54 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,240.3 people per square mile (476.2/km²). There were 79 housing units at an average density of 529.7 per square mile (203.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.46% White, and 0.54% from two or more races.

There were 75 households out of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 17.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.0% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the town the population was spread out with 23.2% under the age of 18, 9.7% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 25.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 105.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $40,833, and the median income for a family was $45,625. Males had a median income of $36,094 versus $24,375 for females. The per capita income for the town was $23,483. About 5.3% of families and 6.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.1% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Places: Indiana". 2010 Census Gazetteer Files. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-04-21. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-25. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ Reifel, August Jacob (1915). History of Franklin County, Indiana. Windmill Publications. p. 152. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.