Oaktown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Indiana):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Oaktown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Indiana (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||41 miles S of Terre Haute, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||92 miles SW of Indianapolis, Indiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||47561|
|Phone Area Codes||812|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||20 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||43.9 inches|
|Station||WASHINGTON 1 NNW|
|Jan Temp||23 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||46.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||21 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||43.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.82|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||11||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||610|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||16.5%|
|French (except Basque)||3.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Oaktown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Busseron (47561)
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