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Demographics

People

Total Population4,287
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens22.3%
Employed Population 16+1,737
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married47.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.7%
Median Earnings25+$25,847
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$10,705
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,902

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,642
% Above Poverty Level81.6%
% Below Poverty Level18.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.4%
Median Gross Rent$501
Median House Value$71,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.2%
English9.3%
Irish8.5%
Italian4%
Dutch2.8%
French Except Basque1%
Polish0.7%
Arab0.6%
Scottish0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Syrian0.4%
Swedish0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
German0.2%
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Mitchell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lawrence County
Standard Zip Codes47446
Phone Area Codes812
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude38.73
Approximate Longitude-86.47

Mitchell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOOLITIC PURDUE EXP FRM
Distance11.2 miles
Jan Temp18 to 37 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches
StationPAOLI
Distance12.7 miles
Jan Temp18 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip47.5 inches
StationBLOOMINGTON INDIANA UNIV
Distance30.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 67 F
Annual Precip44.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bedford13,341$45,432
Edgewood1,863$70,859
Oolitic1,101$49,423
Orleans2,437$45,069
Paoli3,663$50,293
West Baden Springs517$56,875

Mitchell Public Libraries

Mitchell Community Public Library
804 MAIN STREET
Mitchell, Indiana
(812) 849-2412

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Mitchell Public Schools

Burris Elementary School
1755 Hancock Ave
ZIP: 47446
(812) 849-2509
Primary
Total Enrollment 346
Hatfield Elementary School
1081 Teke Burton Dr
ZIP: 47446
(812) 849-3834
Primary
Total Enrollment 398
Mitchell High School
1000 Bishop Blvd
ZIP: 47446
(812) 849-3663
High
Total Enrollment 509
Mitchell Jr High School
1010 Bishop Blvd
ZIP: 47446
(812) 849-3747
Middle
Total Enrollment 414
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