|Male Share of the Population||49.9%|
|Female Share of the Population||50.1%|
|Employed Population 16+||427|
|Age of the Population||38|
|% of people married||55.1%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||15.2%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$45,000|
|% Above Poverty Level||82%|
|% Below Poverty Level||18%|
|Average Commute Time||27 minutes|
|% Working from Home||%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||4.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||31.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$497|
|Median House Value||$59,600|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.2%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||10 miles NW of Muncie, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||51 miles NE of Indianapolis, Indiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||47342|
|Phone Area Codes||765|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||MUNCIE BALL STATE UNIV|
|Jan Temp||16 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||38.9 inches|
|Station||PORTLAND 1 SW|
|Jan Temp||15 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||37.2 inches|
|Station||HARTFORD CITY 4 ESE|
|Jan Temp||18 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||37.9 inches|
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Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.
Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
WES-DEL MIDDLE/SENIOR HIGH SCH
10000 N CR 600 W
Serves 503 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.2
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