Edgewood, Indiana

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Edgewood, Indiana

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High Points

Edgewood strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Indiana):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Edgewood People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Edgewood Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Edgewood Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Edgewood Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Edgewood Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Edgewood College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Edgewood, Indiana

Comparing Edgewood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Indiana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Age of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 9 10
Female Share of the Population 6 7
Racial Diversity 5 7
Male Share of the Population 5 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 8
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Working at Home 6 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 8
People Living Alone 5 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 2
Housing Recently Built 4 5
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Edgewood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles S of Bloomington, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 57 miles NW of Louisville, Kentucky
County Lawrence
Standard Zip Codes 47421
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.86
Longitude -86.48

Edgewood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 37 F
Apr Temp 41 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
Station PAOLI
Distance 21.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 47.5 inches
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Edgewood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,988 100%
Male 949 47.7%
Female 1,039 52.3%
Under 18 403 20.3%
18+ 1,585 79.7%
65+ 453 22.8%
Median Age 45.5
Average Family Size 2.73
White 1,900 95.6%
African-American 67 3.4%
Asian 3 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 4 0.2%
Mixed Race 13 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.3%

Estimated Edgewood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,883
Growth -105
Growth % -5.3%

Edgewood Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 23.2%
US/American 20.2%
English 19.4%
Irish 11.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.6%
Swedish 2.7%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
Polish 2.1%
Scottish 1.7%
Dutch 1.6%
Welsh 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Italian 1.1%
Canadian 0.9%
Swiss 0.7%
Norwegian 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Romanian 0.5%
British 0.5%
Slovak 0.5%
Austrian 0.4%
Hungarian 0.3%
European 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Bartlettsville (47421)
Bedford Heights (47421)
Broadview (47421)
Broadview Park Plaza (47421)
Brook Knoll (47421)
Buddha (47421)
Coveyville (47421)
Crawford (47421)
Dark Hollow (47421)
East Oolitic (47421)
Englewood (47421)
Fayetteville (47421)
Giberson (47421)
Guthrie (47421)
Hartleyville (47421)
Hawthorne (47421)
Hillcrest Cir (47421)
Hillcrest Circle (47421)
Judah (47421)
Leesville (47421)
Needmore (47421)
Patton Hill (47421)
Peerless (47421)
Pinhook (47421)
Shawswick (47421)
Walnut Heights (47421)
White River Bluffs (47421)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Edgewood 1,988 $74,508
Bedford 13,768 $39,462
Medora 565 $31,111
Mitchell 4,567 $33,415
Oolitic 1,152 $37,279
Orleans 2,273 $35,150
Paoli 3,844 $34,412
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