Holland, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 623 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.4%
 
Males: 293  (47.1%)
Females: 330  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47541.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,325 (it was $35,500 in 2000)
Holland:

$36,325
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,303 (it was $16,179 in 2000)

Holland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,599 (it was $62,300 in 2000)
Holland:

$81,599
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $347.

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  • Races in Holland, IN (2010)

    Holland races chart
    • 59294.6%White alone
    • 233.7%Hispanic
    • 40.6%American Indian alone
    • 30.5%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Holland: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Holland, IN collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (44.4%), Irish (10.5%), English (8.4%), United States (7.9%), Scottish (5.6%), Dutch (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 544 feet

Land area: 0.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,783 people per square mile   (low).

Holland,IN real estate house value index trend

Holland, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Holland:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Holland town:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

9 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.4%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Holland, Indiana as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Holland to the number of sex offenders is 311 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $758 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $468 (0.6%)

Holland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (33.5 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (70.0 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (250.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Huntingburg, IN (2.4 miles ), Dale, IN (2.5 miles ), Gentryville, IN (3.1 miles ), Ferdinand, IN (3.1 miles ), Santa Claus, IN (3.3 miles ), Jasper, IN (3.4 miles ), Spurgeon, IN (3.5 miles ), Tennyson, IN (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 87.04 W

Area code: 812

Holland household income distribution Holland home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Holland, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Holland, Indiana average temperatures Holland, Indiana average precipitation Holland, Indiana humidity Holland, Indiana wind speed Holland, Indiana snowfall Holland, Indiana sunshine Holland, Indiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Holland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Holland town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Holland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 76% 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 48.1 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 60.7 miles away from Holland 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 44.2 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 46.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from Holland 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 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 Dubois County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Holland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Holland:

  • TRANSITIONAL SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HUNTINGBURG, IN)
  • COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVES SW IN (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HUNTINGBURG, IN)
  • TRANSITION HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HUNTINGBURG, IN)
  • AFFINITY HOSPICE SERVICES LLC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HUNTINGBURG, IN)
  • WATERS OF HUNTINGBURG THE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HUNTINGBURG, IN)
  • CORE OF HUNTINGBURG INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DALE, IN)
  • TRINITY BEND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DALE, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Holland:

  • University of Evansville (about 33 miles; Evansville, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,688)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 37 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 40 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Vincennes University (about 41 miles; Vincennes, IN; FT enrollment: 9,876)
  • Wabash Valley College (about 43 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; FT enrollment: 2,142)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 67 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 67 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)

Public elementary/middle school in Holland:

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Notable location: Holland Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dubois County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 75.2. This is about average.

City:

75.2
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 6.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 4.05. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.05
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Holland and their reported violations in the past:

HOLLAND WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,472, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-08-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-08-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2007)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.1%
(22.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Holland compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Holland (2011 data):

  • German American Bancorp: Holland Branch at 405 North Meridian Street, branch established on 1908/02/21. Info updated 2011/02/01: Bank assets: $1,866.8 mil, Deposits: $1,578.2 mil, headquarters in Jasper, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: German American Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Holland town (based on Dubois County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic22,00111
Mainline Protestant5,08016
Evangelical Protestant4,00828
Other3612
None10,439-
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: 11
Dubois County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dubois County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Dubois County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

10.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Dubois County:

27.1%
Indiana:

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

15.4%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,843
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,633
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,170$26,0400$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,440$29,2800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,258$27,0960$0
Water Supply 1$2,746$32,9521$1,107
Totals for Government 4$9,614$28,84211$8,583

3.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,369 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
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 Pike County, IN  0.34% ($34,525 average AGI)
from Spencer County, IN  0.32% ($30,679)
from Vanderburgh County, IN  0.25% ($25,186)


3.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,427 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
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 Vanderburgh County, IN  0.42% ($25,822 average AGI)
to Pike County, IN  0.31% ($29,481)
to Spencer County, IN  0.23% ($39,675)

Strongest AM radio stations in Holland:

  • WITZ (990 AM; 1 kW; JASPER, IN; Owner: JASPER ON THE AIR, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKCM (1160 AM; 3 kW; HAWESVILLE, KY; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holland:

  • WAXL (103.3 FM; SANTA CLAUS, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBDC (100.9 FM; HUNTINGBURG, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGZB-FM (96.5 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WITZ-FM (104.7 FM; JASPER, IN; Owner: JASPER ON THE AIR, INC.)
  • WQKZ (98.5 FM; FERDINAND, IN; Owner: GEM COMMUNICATIONS LLP)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W209AY (89.7 FM; JASPER, IN; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WBGW (101.5 FM; FORT BRANCH, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBHW (88.7 FM; LOOGOOTEE, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WJPS-FM (93.5 FM; CHANDLER, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WWBL (106.5 FM; WASHINGTON, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRZR (94.5 FM; LOOGOOTEE, IN; Owner: HEMBREE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBTO-FM (102.3 FM; PETERSBURG, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Holland:

  • WJTS-LP (Channel 27; JASPER, IN; Owner: PAUL E. KNIES)
  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Holland fatal accident list:

May 31, 2002 10:45 AM, Sr-161, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 1990 12:20 AM, 5th St., Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Holland)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA9LEW, Licensee ID: L01204867
    Grant Date: 10/24/2006, Expiration Date: 10/24/2016
    Registrant: Robert H Huddleston, 305 South 5th Street, Holland, IN 47541
  • Call Sign: KA9LJV, Licensee ID: L01322823
    Grant Date: 09/13/2007, Expiration Date: 11/06/2017
    Registrant: Rolla T Huddleston, 503 South 5th Street, Holland, IN 47541-0196
  • Call Sign: KB8UIC, Licensee ID: L00792805
    Grant Date: 07/01/2004, Expiration Date: 07/21/2014
    Registrant: Duane J Diekhoff, 6700 W. 1025 S., Holland, IN 47541-8919
  • Call Sign: KC9AJP, Licensee ID: L00408298
    Grant Date: 10/09/2001, Expiration Date: 10/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2002, Certifier: Ken A Smith
    Registrant: Ken A Smith, 707 W Linn, Holland, IN 47541-0026
  • Call Sign: KC9ASA, Licensee ID: L00429819
    Grant Date: 12/07/2001, Expiration Date: 12/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2002, Certifier: Marilyn L Smith
    Registrant: Marilyn L Smith, 707 W Linn St, Holland, IN 47541
  • Call Sign: KC9KAS, Previous Call Sign: KC9AJP, Licensee ID: L00408298
    Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/28/2022, Certifier: Ken A Smith
    Registrant: Ken A Smith, 707 W Linn, Holland, IN 47541-0026
  • Call Sign: KC9MLS, Previous Call Sign: KC9ASA, Licensee ID: L00429819
    Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/28/2022, Certifier: Marilyn L Smith
    Registrant: Marilyn L Smith, 707 W Linn St, Holland, IN 47541

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Holland, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Paul773.3 years
Edna783.7 years
John582.0 years
Raymond581.0 years
Harold470.7 years
Elizabeth487.5 years
William477.8 years
Kenneth469.8 years
Louis477.7 years
Mary484.7 years
Most common last names in Holland, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer2278.8 years
Niehaus1069.8 years
Kamman780.2 years
Hunefeld784.6 years
Hemmer776.3 years
Ring781.4 years
Kemper675.8 years
Wibbeler678.7 years
Smith682.7 years
Fenneman583.2 years

Holland on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and related products"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and related products"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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