Collegeville, Indiana

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Population in 2010: 330. Population change since 2000: -61.8%
Males: 145  (44.0%)
Females: 185  (56.0%)
Median resident age:  20.5 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 47978.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $59,481 (it was $44,821 in 2000)
Collegeville:

$59,481
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $6,982 (it was $8,587 in 2000)

Collegeville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $156,340 (it was $104,500 in 2000)
Collegeville:

$156,340
IN:

$134,800
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  • Races in Collegeville, IN (2010)

    Collegeville races chart
    • 26379.7%White alone
    • 3911.8%Black alone
    • 154.5%Hispanic
    • 103.0%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Asian alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

Races in Collegeville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Collegeville: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (23.6%), German (17.6%), Polish (9.3%), American (4.2%), French (3.7%), English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 1.29 square miles.

Population density: 256 people per square mile   (very low).

Collegeville,IN real estate house value index trend

Collegeville, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Collegeville:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 36.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Collegeville CDP:

  • Never married: 95.3%
  • Now married: 3.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

6 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Indiana:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Collegeville CDP:  0.6% ($662)
Indiana:  0.9% ($868)
Collegeville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, IN (37.9 miles , pop. 56,397).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (69.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rensselaer, IN (1.3 miles ), Mount Ayr, IN (2.8 miles) , Remington, IN (3.2 miles ), Brook, IN (3.4 miles ), Wolcott, IN (3.5 miles ), Goodland, IN (3.6 miles ), Monon, IN (3.9 miles ), Francesville, IN (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.91 N, Longitude: 87.16 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 219

Collegeville household income distribution Collegeville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (31%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (19%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (13%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Collegeville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Collegeville, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Collegeville-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Collegeville place center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 28.7 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collegeville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 174.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 149.9 miles away from Collegeville center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 172.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 254.0 miles away from Collegeville center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 168.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jasper County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Collegeville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Collegeville:

  • JASPER COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 2 miles away; RENSSELAER, IN)
  • RENSSELAER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RENSSELAER, IN)
  • FAMILY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; WOLCOTT, IN)

Amtrak station near Collegeville:

  • 2 miles: RENSSELAER (619 N. CULLEN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Collegeville:

  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 36 miles; West Lafayette, IN; Full-time enrollment: 38,271)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 39 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Valparaiso University (about 39 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 41 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 46 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)
  • Governors State University (about 48 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 49 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)

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Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
262 people in college/university student housing in 2010
654 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.3
Indiana average:

11.0

Collegeville travel time to work - commute Collegeville mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Collegeville CDP (based on Jasper County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,55443
Catholic4,3414
Mainline Protestant3,58710
Other1552
None19,841-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Jasper County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Jasper County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

28.6%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.5%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.1%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Collegeville:

55.9%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

25.0
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

9.5%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Collegeville:

9.7%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Collegeville:

20.2%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Collegeville:

58.0%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

85.5%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Collegeville, IN Residents

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,066 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lake County, IN  1.15% ($40,569 average AGI)
from Porter County, IN  0.96% ($38,008)
from Newton County, IN  0.54% ($30,412)


6.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lake County, IN  1.07% ($39,925 average AGI)
to Porter County, IN  0.80% ($38,119)
to Tippecanoe County, IN  0.59% ($31,527)

Strongest AM radio stations in Collegeville:

  • WRIN (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; RENSSELAER, IN)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Collegeville:

  • WPUM (90.5 FM; RENSSELAER, IN; Owner: ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; RENSSELAER, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIVR (101.7 FM; KENTLAND, IN; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WMRS (107.7 FM; MONTICELLO, IN; Owner: GERALD NORMAN QUINN)
  • WXXB (102.9 FM; DELPHI, IN; Owner: STAY TUNED BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLFF (95.3 FM; BROOKSTON, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Collegeville:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $2,081,000Total costs
  • 40,427Total average daily traffic
  • 2,617Total average daily truck traffic
  • 58,532Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$62,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9913.00

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42%)

Collegeville compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Collegeville on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
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