Williamsport, Indiana

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Williamsport, Indiana

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High Points

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

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Low Rate of Poverty
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Top 19% Williamsport Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Williamsport, Indiana

Comparing Williamsport 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
Well-Paid Single Men 9 8
Senior Citizens 8 10
Well-Paid Single Women 8 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Age of the Population 6 8
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 2
Racial Diversity 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 7
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 8 7
Median Family Income 7 7
College Educated Adults 3 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Public Transportation Use 6 5
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 7
People Living Alone 7 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 5
Affordability of Rents 6 8
Housing Recently Built 5 6

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Williamsport Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles W of Lafayette, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles NW of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Warren
Standard Zip Codes 47993
Phone Area Codes 765
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.288
Longitude -87.293

Williamsport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 18.8 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 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Distance 20.8 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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Williamsport Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,935 100%
Male 936 48.4%
Female 999 51.6%
Under 18 493 25.5%
18+ 1,442 74.5%
65+ 392 20.3%
Median Age 38
Average Family Size 2.99
White 1,923 99.4%
African-American 2 0.1%
Asian 4 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 3 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.2%

Estimated Williamsport Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,928
Growth -7
Growth % -0.4%

Williamsport 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 32.6%
German 20.1%
English 11.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.6%
Irish 7.1%
Dutch 4.3%
Swedish 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.4%
Scottish 2.1%
Italian 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.6%
Welsh 1.2%
French Canadian 1.1%
European 1%
Norwegian 0.7%
Polish 0.4%
Eastern European 0.4%
British 0.2%
Greek 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Marshfield (47993)
Pence (47993)

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)
Williamsport 1,935 $46,912
Attica 3,491 $45,137
Covington 2,565 $48,792
Mellott 207 $37,500
Newtown 162 $53,036
Pine Village 255 $43,750
West Lebanon 793 $40,139

Williamsport Public Libraries

Williamsport-washington Twp Pl
Williamsport, Indiana
(765) 762-6555
Library Web Site

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Williamsport Hospitals

(Voluntary non-profit - Church)
(765) 762-4000
Emergency Service: Yes

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