Veedersburg, Indiana

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Veedersburg, Indiana

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

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 18% Veedersburg Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Veedersburg, Indiana

Comparing Veedersburg 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
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 5
Well-Paid Single Men 6 4
Senior Citizens 5 6
Age of the Population 4 6
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 7
Average Household Size 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
People Above Poverty 6 4
Median Family Income 5 3
College Educated Adults 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 4 4
Public Transportation Use 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Affordability of Rents 5 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 6
Housing Recently Built 4 5
People Living Alone 4 3

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Veedersburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles SW of Lafayette, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles W of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Fountain
Standard Zip Codes 47987
Phone Area Codes 765
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.113
Longitude -87.262

Veedersburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.1 inches
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
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Veedersburg Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,299 100%
Male 1,132 49.2%
Female 1,167 50.8%
Under 18 627 27.3%
18+ 1,672 72.7%
65+ 344 15%
Median Age 36.3
Average Family Size 2.96
White 2,274 98.9%
African-American 2 0.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.3%
Other 9 0.4%
Mixed Race 8 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 63 2.7%

Estimated Veedersburg Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,228
Growth -71
Growth % -3.1%

Veedersburg 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 27.2%
German 25.5%
English 14.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
Irish 9%
Italian 3.9%
Dutch 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.7%
Scottish 1.1%
Polish 1%
Swedish 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.5%
Portuguese 0.5%
Belgian 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
British 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Veedersburg 2,299 $39,770
Covington 2,565 $48,792
Hillsboro 489 $46,458
Kingman 538 $36,875
Mellott 207 $37,500
Newtown 162 $53,036
Perrysville 502 $36,667
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Veedersburg High Schools (2004)

750 E US HWY 136
Serves 595 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

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