Kouts, Indiana

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Kouts, Indiana

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 4% trophy Kouts Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Kouts Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Kouts People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Kouts Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Kouts Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Kouts, Indiana

Comparing Kouts 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 9
Well-Paid Single Men 9 9
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Senior Citizens 4 5
Age of the Population 4 5
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 8 8
College Educated Adults 7 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Public Transportation Use 8 8
Short Commute Times 3 3
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 6 8
People Living Alone 5 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 9 10
Low Property Crime 2 2

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Kouts Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles SE of Gary, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles SE of Chicago, Illinois
County Porter
Standard Zip Codes 46347
Phone Area Codes 219
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.327
Longitude -87.025

Kouts Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Station HOBART 2 WNW
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Station LOWELL
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
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Kouts Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,698 100%
Male 837 49.3%
Female 861 50.7%
Under 18 423 24.9%
18+ 1,275 75.1%
65+ 238 14%
Median Age 35.6
Average Family Size 2.94
White 1,681 99%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 11 0.6%
Mixed Race 4 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 21 1.2%

Estimated Kouts Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,766
Growth 68
Growth % 4%

Kouts 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 42.4%
Irish 10.4%
US/American 10.1%
English 6.1%
Polish 5.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.7%
Dutch 2.5%
French (except Basque) 2.2%
Scottish 1.8%
Swedish 1.5%
Italian 1.4%
Romanian 1.4%
Slovak 1.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Hungarian 1.2%
European 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
Croatian 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Welsh 0.4%
Canadian 0.4%
Swiss 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Portuguese 0.3%
Serbian 0.3%
British 0.3%
Austrian 0.2%
Dutch West Indian 0.2%
Slovene 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Czech 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Kouts 1,698 $50,819
Hebron 3,596 $52,036
Hobart 25,363 $55,078
La Crosse 561 $50,278
Valparaiso 27,428 $60,637
Wanatah 1,013 $54,554
Wheatfield 772 $43,750
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Kouts High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 391 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.6

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