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Demographics

People

Total Population843
Male Share of the Population45.9%
Female Share of the Population54.1%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+388
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.3%
Median Earnings25+$35,156
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,750
% Above Poverty Level83.7%
% Below Poverty Level16.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work15.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.1%
Median Gross Rent$577
Median House Value$158,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.7%
Scottish7.6%
English5.5%
Irish5.5%
German5.3%
Swiss3.4%
Dutch2.1%
Welsh1.4%
French Except Basque1.4%
Italian1.3%
Ukrainian0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Polish0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Finnish0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Hungarian0.1%
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Shipshewana Almanac

CategoryValue
County LaGrange County
Standard Zip Codes46565
Phone Area Codes260
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude41.67
Approximate Longitude-85.57

Shipshewana Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLAGRANGE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance8.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches
StationTHREE RIVERS
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip37 inches
StationGARRETT 1 S
Distance33 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bristol1,651$52,569
Lagrange2,783$49,821
Ligonier4,640$51,324
Middlebury3,512$77,500
Millersburg967$53,750
Topeka1,010$49,286

Shipshewana Public Schools

Meadowview Elementary Sch
7950 W 050 S
ZIP: 46565
(260) 768-7702
Primary
Total Enrollment 388
Shipshewana-scott Elem School
Middlebury St 217
ZIP: 46565
(260) 768-4158
Primary
Total Enrollment 376

Shipshewana Private Schools

Blue Ridge School
8615 W 450 N
ZIP: 46565
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 98
Clay Ridge School
11980 W 300 S
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 44
Northside School
9785 W State Road 120
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 45
Paige Creek School
7870 W 675 N
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 42
Pleasant Ridge School
4005 N 1150 W
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 27
Shipshe Meadows School
2235 N 675 W
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 48
Tollway View Amish School
5290 W 700 N
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 19
Townline Square School Amish
1855 S 1000 W
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 33
Valley Line School
3055 N 500 W
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 54
West Yoder School
8820 W 100 S
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 35
Yoder Center
1045 S 850 W
ZIP: 46565
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
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