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Overview

Introduction to Angola, Indiana

Located in Steuben county, Angola, Indiana, is 35 miles N of Fort Wayne, Indiana (center to center) and 74 miles W of Toledo, Ohio.

Angola History

The city of Angola was founded by Thomas Gale and Cornelius Gilmore. Nestled in the northeast corner of Indiana, the area was originally a 19th century trading center. Glacial lakes and fertile fields propelled business in the county, and it now has a seat on Steuben county.

Angola and nearby Attractions

  • Civil War Monument
  • National Guard Armory
  • Fun Spot Amusement Park & Zoo
  • Rapid Raceway
  • Pokagon State Park
  • Kalamazoo Valley Museum

Things To Do In Angola

The city has many well-facilitated recreational areas including the Camp Sack and Buck Lake Ranch, offering venues such as camping, hiking, whitewater, skiing, and snowboarding. The Zollner Golf Course and the Glendarin Hills Golf Club are located within the city. Angola celebrates some festivals in September such as the Fallfest and the Fiesta Latina. The Fun Spot Amusement Park & Zoo and the Kids 'N' Stuff Children's Museum are nearby.

Angola Transportation

The closest airport to the city is the Fort Wayne International Airport.

Angola Higher Education

Higher education is available at the Indiana University, the Spring Arbor University, and the Kellogg Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population8,624
Male Share of the Population51.3%
Female Share of the Population48.7%
Senior Citizens15.1%
Employed Population 16+3,837
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married38.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.6%
Median Earnings25+$28,649
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,869
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,781

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,597
% Above Poverty Level82.7%
% Below Poverty Level17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone32.2%
Median Gross Rent$686
Median House Value$118,900

Ancestry

Irish13.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
English10.2%
French Except Basque5.1%
Italian5%
Dutch3.5%
Scottish3.4%
Polish2.4%
Welsh2.2%
Hungarian1.4%
Arab1.3%
Slovak1.3%
Swedish1%
Czech0.8%
Canadian0.6%
Belgian0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
German0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Israeli0.2%
Russian0.2%
Romanian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
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Angola Almanac

CategoryValue
County Steuben County
Standard Zip Codes46703
Phone Area Codes260
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude41.64
Approximate Longitude-85

Angola Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationANGOLA
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationPRAIRIE HEIGHTS
Distance10.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.4 inches
StationAUBURN 2 SSE
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp17 to 31 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ashley1,097$49,688
Clear Lake465$77,292
Fremont2,088$55,167
Hamilton1,564$56,635
Hudson568$48,646
Orland467$58,295

Angola Public Libraries

Carnegie Public Library Of Steuben County
322 SOUTH WAYNE STREET
Angola, Indiana
(260) 665-3362

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Angola Hospitals

Cameron Memorial Community Hospital Inc
(Non-profit)
416 E Maumee St
(260) 665-2141

Angola Public Schools

Ryan Park Elementary Sch
1000 S John Mcbride Ave
ZIP: 46703
(260) 668-8873
Primary
Total Enrollment 443
Hendry Park Elementary School
805 S Washington St
ZIP: 46703
(260) 665-3215
Primary
Total Enrollment 387
Angola High School
350 S John Mcbride Ave
ZIP: 46703
(260) 665-2186
High
Total Enrollment 842
Carlin Park Elementary School
800 N Williams St
ZIP: 46703
(260) 665-2014
Primary
Total Enrollment 304
Angola Middle School
1350 E Maumee St
ZIP: 46703
(260) 665-9581
Middle
Total Enrollment 717
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