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People

Total Population 1,960
Male Share of the Population 48%
Female Share of the Population 52%
Senior Citizens 20.6%
Employed Population 16+ 846
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 59.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.5%
Median Earnings25+ $35,189
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $41,071
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,550

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,154
% Above Poverty Level 88.9%
% Below Poverty Level 11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.6%
Median Gross Rent $645
Median House Value $125,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.3%
US/American 0%
English 8.3%
Irish 10.1%

Wakarusa Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles S of Elkhart, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 87 miles E of Chicago, Illinois
County Elkhart
Metro Area Elkhart - Goshen
Standard Zip Codes 46573
Phone Area Codes 574
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.536
Longitude -86.02

Wakarusa 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 GOSHEN 3 W
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Station LAKEVILLE
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 0 inches
Station WARSAW
Distance 22.4 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 62 F
Annual Precip 36.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bremen 4,581 $61,250
Elkhart 51,539 $39,479
Goshen 32,297 $45,432
Mishawaka 48,120 $47,482
Nappanee 6,639 $54,071
Osceola 2,789 $59,232

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Wakarusa-olive & Harrison Twp Pl
124 N ELKHART ST
Wakarusa, Indiana
(574) 862-2465

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