Livonia, Indiana

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Livonia, Indiana
Town
Location of Livonia in the state of Indiana
Location of Livonia in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 38°33′23″N 86°16′41″W / 38.55639°N 86.27806°W / 38.55639; -86.27806Coordinates: 38°33′23″N 86°16′41″W / 38.55639°N 86.27806°W / 38.55639; -86.27806
Country United States
State Indiana
County Washington
Township Madison
Area[1]
 • Total 1.04 sq mi (2.69 km2)
 • Land 1.04 sq mi (2.69 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 787 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 128
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 127
 • Density 123.1/sq mi (47.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47108
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-44424[4]
GNIS feature ID 0451166[5]

Livonia is a town in Madison Township, Washington County, Indiana, United States. The population was 128 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Livonia was laid out in 1819.[6]

Geography[edit]

Livonia is located at 38°33′23″N 86°16′41″W / 38.55639°N 86.27806°W / 38.55639; -86.27806 (38.556434, -86.277944)[7].

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 1.04 square miles (2.7 km2), all land.[8]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 128 people, 45 households, and 37 families residing in the town. The population density was 123.1 inhabitants per square mile (47.5 /km2). There were 50 housing units at an average density of 48.1 per square mile (18.6 /km2). The racial makeup of the town was 99.2% White and 0.8% from two or more races.

There were 45 households of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.8% were non-families. 13.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.11.

The median age in the town was 41 years. 29.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.6% were from 25 to 44; 28.2% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 49.2% male and 50.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 112 people, 45 households, and 31 families residing in the town. The population density was 107.2 people per square mile (41.6/km²). There were 50 housing units at an average density of 47.9 per square mile (18.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.11% White, and 0.89% from two or more races.

There were 45 households out of which 15.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.8% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.1% were non-families. 20.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.87.

In the town the population was spread out with 17.9% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 27.7% from 25 to 44, 33.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 89.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $32,321, and the median income for a family was $36,250. Males had a median income of $30,833 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,233. There were 8.3% of families and 11.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including 35.0% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

Notable people[edit]

  • Everett Dean- college men's basketball and baseball coach; born in Livonia.[9]
  • WAP Martin- American Presbyterian missionary to China and translator; born in Livonia.[10]

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. ^ History of Lawrence, Orange, and Washington Counties, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present. Higginson Book Company. 1884. p. 783. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Indiana". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-04-21. 
  9. ^ "Everett S. Dean". Naismith Memorial Basketball hall of Fame. Retrieved October 4, 2012. 
  10. ^ "William Alexander Parsons Martin (1827-1916)". Groupe d'Etude et de Recherche en Acupuncture. Retrieved October 4, 2012. 

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