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People

Total Population 546
Male Share of the Population 46.2%
Female Share of the Population 53.8%
Senior Citizens 22%
Employed Population 16+ 215
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 54.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,833
% Above Poverty Level 79.7%
% Below Poverty Level 20.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.5%
Median Gross Rent $549
Median House Value $56,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.3%
US/American 0%
English 7%
Irish 17.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Dana Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles N of Terre Haute, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 71 miles W of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Vermillion
Metro Area Terre Haute
Standard Zip Codes 47847
Phone Area Codes 765
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.807
Longitude -87.495

Dana Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ROCKVILLE
Distance 14.2 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
Station TERRE HAUTE IN STATE
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 42.4 inches
Station CRAWFORDSVILLE 5 S
Distance 31.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dana, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Helt (47847)

Quaker (47847)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cayuga 1,000 $54,000
Clinton 4,812 $47,587
Fairview Park 1,191 $52,266
Mecca 422 $39,643
Montezuma 1,021 $40,625
Newport 500 $47,946

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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