Odon, Indiana

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Odon, Indiana

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Odon Affordability of Rents
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Top 15% Odon Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Odon, Indiana

Comparing Odon 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
Senior Citizens 9 10
Age of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 4 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 4
Average Household Size 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 6 5
People Above Poverty 5 4
People in Middle Class or Better 5 4
College Educated Adults 4 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Public Transportation Use 4 4
Short Commute Times 4 3
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 10
People Living Alone 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 8
Housing Recently Built 4 5

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Odon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles SW of Bloomington, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 78 miles SW of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Daviess
Standard Zip Codes 47562
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.842
Longitude -86.991

Odon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 69 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Distance 16.6 miles
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
Distance 31.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 47.5 inches
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Odon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,376 100%
Male 650 47.2%
Female 726 52.8%
Under 18 301 21.9%
18+ 1,075 78.1%
65+ 326 23.7%
Median Age 42.7
Average Family Size 2.87
White 1,357 98.6%
African-American 2 0.1%
Asian 5 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.4%
Other 2 0.1%
Mixed Race 4 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 12 0.9%

Estimated Odon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,418
Growth 42
Growth % 3.1%

Odon 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
US/American 29.1%
German 28.8%
English 11.5%
Irish 9.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.7%
French (except Basque) 3.6%
Scottish 1.9%
Dutch 1.8%
Scotch-Irish 1.7%
European 1.1%
Polish 1.1%
French Canadian 0.6%
Danish 0.5%
Swiss 0.5%
Swedish 0.4%
Welsh 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Italian 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Farlen (47562)
Raglesville (47562)

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)
Odon 1,376 $42,813
Crane 203 $45,625
Elnora 721 $34,750
Lyons 748 $30,139
Newberry 206 $45,833
Plainville 513 $45,455
Sandborn 451 $47,031

Odon Public Libraries

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(812) 636-4949
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