Holland, Indiana

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Holland, Indiana
Town
Location in the state of Indiana
Location in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 38°14′45″N 87°2′18″W / 38.24583°N 87.03833°W / 38.24583; -87.03833Coordinates: 38°14′45″N 87°2′18″W / 38.24583°N 87.03833°W / 38.24583; -87.03833
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dubois
Township Cass
Area[1]
 • Total 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
 • Land 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 528 ft (161 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 626
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 621
 • Density 1,956.3/sq mi (755.3/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EST (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47541
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-34294[4]
GNIS feature ID 0436322[5]
Website http://hollandindiana.org/index.html

Holland is a town in Cass Township, Dubois County, Indiana, United States. The population was 626 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Jasper Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Holland was platted in 1859 by Henry Kunz, a native of Germany.[6] It was named for Holland (The Netherlands).[7]

Geography[edit]

Holland is located at 38°14′45″N 87°2′18″W / 38.24583°N 87.03833°W / 38.24583; -87.03833 (38.245942, -87.038354)[8].

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2), all land.[9]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 626 people, 252 households, and 168 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,956.3 inhabitants per square mile (755.3 /km2). There were 277 housing units at an average density of 865.6 per square mile (334.2 /km2). The racial makeup of the town was 96.0% White, 0.2% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 2.2% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.7% of the population.

There were 252 households of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 27.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.04.

The median age in the town was 37.9 years. 26% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.4% were from 25 to 44; 24.1% were from 45 to 64; and 16.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 48.2% male and 51.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 695 people, 270 households, and 190 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,988.5 people per square mile (766.7/km²). There were 287 housing units at an average density of 821.2 per square mile (316.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.13% White, 0.29% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.86% from other races, and 0.29% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.16% of the population.

There were 270 households out of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.9% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 26.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the town the population was spread out with 28.6% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 29.4% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 93.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,500, and the median income for a family was $44,271. Males had a median income of $30,833 versus $21,563 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,179. About 5.0% of families and 9.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.2% of those under age 18 and 8.4% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-11. 
  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. ^ Wilson, George R. (1910). History of Dubois County from Its Primitive Days to 1910. Windmill Publications. p. 369. 
  7. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 158. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Indiana". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-04-21. 

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