Lynnville, Indiana

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Lynnville, Indiana
Town
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Location of Lynnville in the state of Indiana
Location of Lynnville in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 38°11′59″N 87°18′41″W / 38.19972°N 87.31139°W / 38.19972; -87.31139Coordinates: 38°11′59″N 87°18′41″W / 38.19972°N 87.31139°W / 38.19972; -87.31139
Country United States
State Indiana
County Warrick
Township Hart
Area[1]
 • Total 1.98 sq mi (5.13 km2)
 • Land 1.74 sq mi (4.51 km2)
 • Water 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
Elevation[2] 463 ft (141 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 888
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 897
 • Density 510.3/sq mi (197.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47619
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-45486[5]
GNIS feature ID 438435

Lynnville is a town in Hart Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[6] The population was 888 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Lynnville was platted in 1839.[7] The town was named for its founder, John Lynn, who also established the first store at the site.[8] A post office has been in operation at Lynnville since 1839.[9]

Geography[edit]

Lynnville is located at 38°11′59″N 87°18′41″W / 38.199662°N 87.311327°W / 38.199662; -87.311327.[10]

According to the 2010 census, Lynnville has a total area of 1.98 square miles (5.13 km2), of which 1.74 square miles (4.51 km2) (or 87.88%) is land and 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2) (or 12.12%) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 304
1910 297
1920 412 38.7%
1930 264 −35.9%
1940 371 40.5%
1950 404 8.9%
1960 409 1.2%
1970 556 35.9%
1980 566 1.8%
1990 640 13.1%
2000 781 22.0%
2010 888 13.7%
Est. 2015 921 [11] 3.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[12]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 888 people, 352 households, and 239 families residing in the town. The population density was 510.3 inhabitants per square mile (197.0/km2). There were 396 housing units at an average density of 227.6 per square mile (87.9/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.9% White, 0.1% African American, 0.2% Native American, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 352 households of which 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.1% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.03.

The median age in the town was 38.9 years. 24.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.4% were from 25 to 44; 27.9% were from 45 to 64; and 13.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 52.0% male and 48.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 781 people, 346 households, and 226 families residing in the town. The population density was 457.5 people per square mile (176.3/km²). There were 384 housing units at an average density of 224.9 per square mile (86.7/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.85% White, 0.13% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, and 0.90% from two or more races.

There were 346 households out of which 26.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.8% were married couples living together, 7.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.4% were non-families. 28.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 2.78.

In the town, the population was spread out with 21.1% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 28.8% from 25 to 44, 29.4% from 45 to 64, and 12.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 99.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,556, and the median income for a family was $41,964. Males had a median income of $36,518 versus $22,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,288. About 5.3% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.5% of those under age 18 and 5.1% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-07-17. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-08. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-11. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-25. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Lynnville, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-07-08. 
  7. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 205. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...platted it in 1839... 
  8. ^ Fortune, William (1881). Warrick and Its Prominent People: A History of Warrick County, Indiana from the Time of Its Organization and Settlement. Courier Company. p. 37. 
  9. ^ "Warrick County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  11. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  12. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.