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People

Total Population 1,055
Male Share of the Population 48.5%
Female Share of the Population 51.5%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 491
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 54%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,750
% Above Poverty Level 92.7%
% Below Poverty Level 7.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $683
Median House Value $84,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.2%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 11.7%

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

Wolcott Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles N of Lafayette, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 82 miles SE of Chicago, Illinois
County White
Standard Zip Codes 47995
Phone Area Codes 219
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.758
Longitude -87.041

Wolcott 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 RENSSELAER
Distance 13.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Station KENTLAND
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches
Station WINAMAC 2 SSE
Distance 30.6 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brookston 1,526 $57,604
Chalmers 450 $58,889
Goodland 1,003 $56,250
Monon 1,910 $35,833
Remington 1,165 $49,479
Reynolds 562 $58,125

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

Wolcott Public Libraries

Library
Wolcott Community Pl
101 E NORTH
Wolcott, Indiana
(219) 279-2695

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Wolcott High Schools

TRI-COUNTY MIDDLE-SENIOR HIGH
11298 W 100 S
219-279-2105
Serves 481 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.6

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