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Demographics

People

Total Population1,231
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+612
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married57.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.6%
Median Earnings25+$39,087
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$7,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,643

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,000
% Above Poverty Level86.4%
% Below Poverty Level13.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone18.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,041
Median House Value$131,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.2%
Irish15.9%
English8%
French Except Basque5%
Italian4.5%
Polish3.9%
Swedish2.6%
Scottish2.5%
Czech1.5%
Romanian1.5%
Norwegian1.4%
Welsh0.9%
Hungarian0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Russian0.6%
Slovene0.3%
Belgian0.3%
German0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Lithuanian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Macedonian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
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Wanatah Almanac

CategoryValue
County LaPorte County
Standard Zip Codes46390
Phone Area Codes219
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude41.43
Approximate Longitude-86.88

Wanatah Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWANATAH 2 WNW
Distance2.6 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip38 inches
StationLA PORTE
Distance15.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 58 F
Jul Temp65 to 83 F
Oct Temp44 to 62 F
Annual Precip40.8 inches
StationINDIANA DUNES NAT LKSHR
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp15 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 57 F
Jul Temp64 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Kingsbury253$73,281
Kingsford Heights1,310$36,929
Kouts1,846$67,857
La Crosse517$54,375
Valparaiso32,271$66,740
Westville6,862$48,843

Wanatah Public Libraries

Wanatah Public Library
114 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Wanatah, Indiana
(219) 733-9303

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Wanatah Public Schools

Wanatah School
309 School Dr
ZIP: 46390
(219) 733-2815
Primary
Total Enrollment 272
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