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People

Total Population 3,658
Male Share of the Population 47.1%
Female Share of the Population 52.9%
Senior Citizens 13.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,850
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 56.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,500
% Above Poverty Level 86.1%
% Below Poverty Level 13.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24%
Median Gross Rent $635
Median House Value $114,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.1%
US/American 0%
English 9.3%
Irish 17.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ossian Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles S of Fort Wayne, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 93 miles NE of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Wells
Metro Area Fort Wayne
Standard Zip Codes 46777
Phone Area Codes 260
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.88
Longitude -85.166

Ossian Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station FORT WAYNE BAER AP
Distance 8.4 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Station BLUFFTON 1 N
Distance 9 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 30 F
Apr Temp 40 to 58 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Station HARTFORD CITY 4 ESE
Distance 31.5 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Kingsland (46777)

Tocsin (46777)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bluffton 9,536 $50,564
Decatur 9,084 $52,014
Markle 1,164 $63,438
Roanoke 1,784 $77,708
Uniondale 303 $60,313

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Ossian High Schools

NORWELL HIGH SCHOOL
1100 E US 224
260-543-2213
Serves 835 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18

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