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Demographics

People

Total Population1,842
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+794
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married43.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,953

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,250
% Above Poverty Level79.2%
% Below Poverty Level20.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.6%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$83,800

Ancestry

German30.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.6%
Irish14.5%
Italian6.4%
English6.3%
Polish4.9%
French Except Basque4.6%
Scottish2.3%
Hungarian2.1%
Dutch2%
Swedish1.9%
Canadian1%
Austrian0.7%
Danishn0.5%
Greek0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Russian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Australian0.1%
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Kentland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Newton County
Standard Zip Codes47951
Phone Area Codes219
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude40.77
Approximate Longitude-87.44

Kentland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationKENTLAND
Distance0.7 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationWATSEKA 2 NW
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip39.2 inches
StationKANKAKEE METRO WASTWTR
Distance34 miles
Jan Temp12 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brook1,015$51,058
Earl Park411$52,500
Fowler2,279$55,956
Goodland999$50,972
Morocco999$47,604
Mount Ayr136$51,250

Kentland Public Libraries

Kentland-jefferson Township Public Library
201 EAST GRAHAM STREET
Kentland, Indiana
(219) 474-5044

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Kentland Public Schools

South Newton Elementary Sch
13188 S 50 E
ZIP: 47951
(219) 474-5167
Primary
Total Enrollment 453
South Newton Middle Sch
13100 S 50 E
ZIP: 47951
(219) 474-5167
Middle
Total Enrollment 189
South Newton Senior High Sch
13102 S 50 E
ZIP: 47951
(219) 474-5167
High
Total Enrollment 252
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