Universal, Indiana

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Universal
Town
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Vermillion County's location in Indiana
Universal is located in Vermillion County, Indiana
Universal
Universal
Universal's location in Vermillion County
Coordinates: 39°37′18″N 87°27′11″W / 39.62167°N 87.45306°W / 39.62167; -87.45306Coordinates: 39°37′18″N 87°27′11″W / 39.62167°N 87.45306°W / 39.62167; -87.45306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vermillion
Township Clinton
Area[1]
 • Total 0.36 sq mi (0.93 km2)
 • Land 0.36 sq mi (0.93 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 581 ft (177 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 362
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 358
 • Density 1,005.6/sq mi (388.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47884
Area code(s) 765
FIPS code 18-77912[4]
GNIS feature ID 0445146[5]

Universal is a town in Clinton Township, Vermillion County, Indiana, United States. The population was 362 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Universal is located in the far southern part of the county, just to the west of Indiana State Road 63.

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 0.36 square miles (0.93 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 362 people, 151 households, and 103 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,005.6 inhabitants per square mile (388.3/km2). There were 176 housing units at an average density of 488.9 per square mile (188.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 99.4% White, 0.3% African American, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.7% of the population.

There were 151 households of which 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.4% were married couples living together, 19.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.8% were non-families. 29.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.82.

The median age in the town was 38.8 years. 27.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.6% were from 25 to 44; 26% were from 45 to 64; and 15.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 47.5% male and 52.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 420 people, 184 households, and 117 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,477.5 people per square mile (577.8/km²). There were 207 housing units at an average density of 729.9 per square mile (285.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.52% White, 0.24% African American and 0.24% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.95% of the population.

There were 184 households out of which 28.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.9% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.4% were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.86.

In the town the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 9.1% from 18 to 24, 32.7% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 14.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 94.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $36,042, and the median income for a family was $39,327. Males had a median income of $28,068 versus $25,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $17,930. About 6.0% of families and 9.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 18.3% of those under age 18 and 6.3% 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.