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Demographics

People

Total Population2,488
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+1,104
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married48.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.6%
Median Earnings25+$26,207
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,583

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,294
% Above Poverty Level86.3%
% Below Poverty Level13.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone32.9%
Median Gross Rent$564
Median House Value$71,300

Ancestry

German19.9%
Irish16.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.6%
English9%
Slovak2.7%
Scottish2.1%
French Except Basque1.7%
Dutch1.6%
Swedish1.2%
Russian0.8%
Greek0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Italian0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Petersburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pike County
Standard Zip Codes47567
Phone Area Codes812
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Petersburg
Approximate Latitude38.49
Approximate Longitude-87.28

Petersburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPETERSBURG 61 BRIDGE
Distance1.7 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp44 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches
StationWASHINGTON 1 NNW
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp23 to 39 F
Apr Temp45 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp47 to 69 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches
StationFREELANDVILLE
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp43 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 67 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Decker246$61,500
Oakland City2,619$48,843
Washington11,941$51,884
Wheatland496$53,438
Winslow1,134$39,779

Petersburg Public Libraries

Pike County Public Library
1008 E MAPLE STREET
Petersburg, Indiana
(812) 354-6257

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Petersburg Public Schools

Petersburg Elementary School
1415 E Alford St
ZIP: 47567
(812) 354-6876
Primary
Total Enrollment 445
Pike Central High Sch
1810 E Sr 56
ZIP: 47567
(812) 354-8478
High
Total Enrollment 567
Pike Central Middle School
1814 E Sr 56
ZIP: 47567
(812) 354-8478
Middle
Total Enrollment 447
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