Russellville, Indiana

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Russellville, Indiana
Town
Location of Russellville in the state of Indiana
Location of Russellville in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 39°51′26″N 86°59′0″W / 39.85722°N 86.98333°W / 39.85722; -86.98333Coordinates: 39°51′26″N 86°59′0″W / 39.85722°N 86.98333°W / 39.85722; -86.98333
Country United States
State Indiana
County Putnam
Township Russell
Area[1]
 • Total 0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Land 0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 820 ft (250 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 358
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 356
 • Density 1,790.0/sq mi (691.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46175
Area code(s) 765
FIPS code 18-66510[4]
GNIS feature ID 0442418[5]

Russellville is a town in Russell Township, Putnam County, Indiana, United States. The population was 358 at the 2010 census. The town was laid out in 1829 and named for the township in which it is located.[6]

Geography[edit]

Russellville is located at 39°51′26″N 86°59′00″W / 39.857191°N 86.983454°W / 39.857191; -86.983454.[7]

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 0.20 square miles (0.52 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 358 people, 145 households, and 97 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,790.0 inhabitants per square mile (691.1/km2). There were 161 housing units at an average density of 805.0 per square mile (310.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.5% White, 1.1% Native American, 0.8% Pacific Islander, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population.

There were 145 households of which 35.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.9% were married couples living together, 14.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.1% were non-families. 28.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.8% 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 2.95.

The median age in the town was 42.6 years. 22.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.8% were from 25 to 44; 31.4% were from 45 to 64; and 13.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 340 people, 137 households, and 90 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,712.7 people per square mile (656.4/km²). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 750.6 per square mile (287.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.65% White, 0.88% Native American, 0.59% Asian, and 0.88% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.47% of the population.

There were 137 households out of which 35.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% were married couples living together, 5.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.6% were non-families. 32.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.9% 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 3.12.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.4% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 29.7% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 88.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $34,375, and the median income for a family was $41,458. Males had a median income of $31,827 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,236. About 4.1% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 20.3% of those age 65 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. ^ Ronald L. Baker and Marvin Carmony: Indiana Place Names, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Ind., 1975, p. 144.
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.