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LaGrange County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2019: 39,584 (8% urban, 92% rural); it was 34,909 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,527
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,857
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,137
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,214 (it was 2,088 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

30%

Land area: 380 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 104 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in LaGrange County: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (45.9%), Educational, health and social services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 88%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in LaGrange County, IN (2019)
    • 36,89893.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,6684.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5891.5%Two or more races
    • 760.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 230.06%Asian alone
    • 220.06%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 210.05%Some other race alone
    • 40.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

31.3 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 20,022  (50.6%)
Females: 19,562  (49.4%)
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Average household size:
LaGrange County:

3.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $65,987 ($42,848 in 1999)
This county:

$65,987
Indiana:

$57,603

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $564 (lower quartile is $459, upper quartile is $695)
This county:

$564
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $215,670 (it was $107,100 in 2000)
LaGrange:

$215,670
Indiana:

$156,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $116,925 - $366,356

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $272,594
Here:

$272,594
State:

$196,369

Townhouses or other attached units: $554,522
Here:

$554,522
State:

$179,895

In 2-unit structures: $560,558
Here:

$560,558
State:

$129,696

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,172,741
Here:

$1,172,741
State:

$188,172

Mobile homes: $81,238
Here:

$81,238
State:

$63,481

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,113
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $335

Institutionalized population: 183

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 74
  • Thefts: 123
  • Auto thefts: 4

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 56
  • Thefts: 102
  • Auto thefts: 9
LaGrange County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 189 buildings, average cost: $74,100
  • 1998: 218 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 1999: 218 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2000: 215 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2001: 209 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2002: 157 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2003: 177 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2004: 187 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 2005: 272 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2006: 232 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2007: 147 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2008: 104 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2009: 65 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2010: 72 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2011: 106 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2012: 122 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2013: 129 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2014: 121 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2015: 132 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2016: 128 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2017: 152 buildings, average cost: $197,700
  • 2018: 150 buildings, average cost: $303,800
  • 2019: 158 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 LaGrange, IN residents
Average permit cost in LaGrange, IN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,190 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,067 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in LaGrange, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in LaGrange, IN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in LaGrange, IN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.7%
LaGrange County:

5.7%
Indiana:

11.9%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.4% for Black residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.1% for American Indian residents, 2.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 31.3 years old
(Males: 30.1 years old, Females: 33.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 32.6 years old, Black residents: 50.1 years old, American Indian residents: 62.8 years old, Asian residents: 40.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.0 years old, Other race residents: 43.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in LaGrange County is $466 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $559 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $674 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lagrange, Topeka, Howe, Shipshewana.

LaGrange County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Colfax County, Nebraska , Garfield County, Nebraska , Monroe County, Michigan , Merrick County, Nebraska , Polk County, Nebraska , Valley County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
Indiana:

4.9%

Unemployment by year in LaGrange, IN

Current college students: 568
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 62.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 673 (24.4% naturalized citizens)

LaGrange County:

1.7%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1692010 or later
  • 2152000 to 2009
  • 1891990 to 1999
  • 1491980 to 1989
  • 1191970 to 1979
  • 68Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 61.7%

LaGrange County marital status for males LaGrange County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,826
  • One, attached: 364
  • Two: 246
  • 3 or 4: 133
  • 5 to 9: 330
  • 10 to 19: 46
  • 20 to 49: 54
  • 50 or more: 34
  • Mobile homes: 935

Housing units in LaGrange County with a mortgage: 6,627 (49 second mortgage, 1,096 home equity loan, 29 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,635

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

65.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for LaGrange County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,931121
Mainline Protestant2,60721
Catholic6772
Orthodox721
None15,841-
LaGrange County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
LaGrange County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
LaGrange County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 25
This county:

6.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
LaGrange County:

8.8%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
LaGrange County:

27.8%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in LaGrange County:

Average size of farms: 122 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $69,090
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $327.85
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 61.74%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $60,171
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 66.12%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $46,138
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.33%
Average age of principal farm operators: 46 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 23.43
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 24.12%
Corn for grain: 52787 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2349 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37408 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,370 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 39 acres

Earthquake activity:

LaGrange County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 5% 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from LaGrange County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from the county center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from the county 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 250.6 miles away from the county 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 234.5 miles away from LaGrange County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 256.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 31, 2020, FEMA Id: 4515, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 05, 2014 to January 09, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4173: April 22, 2014, FEMA Id: 4173, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: February 12, 2007 to February 14, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3274: March 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3274, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3162: January 24, 2001, FEMA Id: 3162, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3135: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3135, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 27, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3056: January 27, 1978, FEMA Id: 3056, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • Indiana Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3028: February 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3028, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • Indiana TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 04, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-423: April 04, 1974, FEMA Id: 423, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • Indiana TORNADOES, SEVERE STORMS, Incident Period: April 14, 1965, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-189: April 14, 1965, FEMA Id: 189, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado

The number of natural disasters in LaGrange County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 6
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - LaGrange

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,621 (57.5%)
  • Carpooled: 3,695 (22.1%)
  • Bus: 28 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 501 (3.0%)
  • Bicycle: 1,423 (8.5%)
  • Walked: 760 (4.5%)
  • Worked at home: 945 (5.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (34%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (68%)
  • Italy (14%)
  • Yemen (5%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina (1%)
  • Burma (1%)
  • Korea (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in LaGrange County


  • German (30%)
  • American (20%)
  • European (13%)
  • Pennsylvania German (7%)
  • Swiss (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
156 people in nursing homes
49 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in LaGrange County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 159 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 112 people in college/university student housing
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,032.

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Indiana average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.02% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($33,431 average AGI)
1.60% relocated from other states ($11,858 average AGI)
LaGrange County:

1.60%
Indiana average:

2.21%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Elkhart County, IN  1.28% ($49,017 average AGI)
from Noble County, IN  0.99% ($44,168)
from Allen County, IN  0.48% ($58,313)
from St. Joseph County, MI  0.45% ($34,302)
from Steuben County, IN  0.44% ($39,656)
from DeKalb County, IN  0.14% ($22,000)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,349 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Indiana average:

6.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.24% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($33,066 average AGI)
1.57% relocated to other states ($10,283 average AGI)
LaGrange County:

1.57%
Indiana average:

2.40%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Elkhart County, IN  1.42% ($52,732 average AGI)
to Noble County, IN  1.16% ($39,472)
to St. Joseph County, MI  0.55% ($39,250)
to Allen County, IN  0.52% ($47,222)
to Steuben County, IN  0.43% ($45,217)
to DeKalb County, IN  0.17% ($38,500)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 21.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 19.5

Births per 1000 population in LaGrange County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.8

Deaths per 1000 population in LaGrange County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in LaGrange County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 25.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 27.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in LaGrange County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,250 (3,636 aged, 614 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,635 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in LaGrange County, Indiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (318)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (311)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (281)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (181)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (99)
  • Unspecified dementia (98)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (74)
  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (64)
  • Congestive heart failure (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.74
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,977
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 137
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 16,286

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,931
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 529
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 38

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 87.8. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 39,584
  • Male householders: 8,117 (1,160 living alone), Female householders: 4,366 (1,194 living alone)
  • 8,060 spouses (7,963 opposite-sex spouses), 587 unmarried partners, (587 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 15,479 children (14,564 natural, 375 adopted, 534 stepchildren), 858 grandchildren, 212 brothers or sisters, 275 parents, 22 foster children, 268 other relatives, 877 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 298

Size of family households: 4,005 2-persons, 1,522 3-persons, 1,187 4-persons, 939 5-persons, 700 6-persons, 1,094 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,353 1-person, 471 2-persons, 113 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

10,635 married couples with children.
1,064 single-parent households (275 men, 789 women).

56.3% of residents of LaGrange speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
41.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (45% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $93,520,000 ($2,561 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,493,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $54,552,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,879,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,548,000
Federal grants: $10,590,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,037,000 ($85,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,915,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $538,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,140,000
Federal Government insurance: $37,991,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,730
Here:

101 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,155
Here:

31 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +239
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -795
Here -22 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in LaGrange County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.95 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Year house built in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • Year house built in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • 6802014 or later
  • 3252010 to 2013
  • 1,9982000 to 2009
  • 2,2691990 to 1999
  • 1,8731980 to 1989
  • 1,7531970 to 1979
  • 1,1431960 to 1969
  • 1,3671950 to 1959
  • 3811940 to 1949
  • 3,2091939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • 161 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 2013 rooms
  • 5704 rooms
  • 1,5385 rooms
  • 1,8296 rooms
  • 1,7727 rooms
  • 1,4568 rooms
  • 2,8719+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • 171 room
  • 892 rooms
  • 3293 rooms
  • 5274 rooms
  • 3695 rooms
  • 2746 rooms
  • 2617 rooms
  • 808 rooms
  • 2609+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • 14no bedroom
  • 2471 bedroom
  • 1,6612 bedrooms
  • 4,3833 bedrooms
  • 1,9234 bedrooms
  • 2,1395+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaGrange County, Indiana
  • 46no bedroom
  • 3261 bedroom
  • 8202 bedrooms
  • 7563 bedrooms
  • 1934 bedrooms
  • 645+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in LaGrange County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in LaGrange County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in LaGrange County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 3,228no vehicle
  • 1,4961 vehicle
  • 2,9612 vehicles
  • 1,5803 vehicles
  • 7194 vehicles
  • 3635+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in LaGrange County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in LaGrange County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 514no vehicle
  • 9261 vehicle
  • 6022 vehicles
  • 1103 vehicles
  • 484 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

87.8% of LaGrange County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in Indiana.

LaGrange County:

87.8%
State average:

85.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 30,631
  • Other state: 8,080
  • Northeast: 354
  • Midwest: 5,423
  • South: 1,895
  • West: 429
Year householders moved into unit in LaGrange County, IN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in LaGrange County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.7%Utility gas
  • 17.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.0%Wood
  • 9.2%Electricity
  • 7.0%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.5%Utility gas
  • 27.1%Electricity
  • 17.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Wood
  • 1.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,239
Here:

40.6%
Indiana:

12.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 106
Here:

6.8%
Indiana:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 142
Here:

27.2%
Indiana:

21.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

LaGrange County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,024,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,545,000
    Sewerage: $119,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,224,000
    Correctional Institutions: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $88,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,009,000
    Police Protection: $2,477,000
    General - Other: $2,157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,097,000
    Central Staff Services: $927,000
    Correctional Institutions: $878,000
    Financial Administration: $702,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $525,000
    Health - Other: $497,000
    Parks and Recreation: $454,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $319,000
    Corrections - Other: $198,000
    General Public Buildings: $113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $13,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $148,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $354,000
    General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $204,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $64,000
    Rents: $31,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $164,000
    General - Other: $119,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Police Protection: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,743,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,952,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,539,000
    Other: $801,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,538,000
    Other License: $609,000
    Other Selective Sales: $604,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $481,000

LaGrange County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,024,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,545,000
    Sewerage: $119,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,224,000
    Correctional Institutions: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $88,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,009,000
    Police Protection: $2,477,000
    General - Other: $2,157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,097,000
    Central Staff Services: $927,000
    Correctional Institutions: $878,000
    Financial Administration: $702,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $525,000
    Health - Other: $497,000
    Parks and Recreation: $454,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $319,000
    Corrections - Other: $198,000
    General Public Buildings: $113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $13,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $148,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $354,000
    General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $204,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $64,000
    Rents: $31,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $164,000
    General - Other: $119,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Police Protection: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,743,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,952,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,539,000
    Other: $801,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,538,000
    Other License: $609,000
    Other Selective Sales: $604,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $481,000

LaGrange County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,024,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,545,000
    Sewerage: $119,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,224,000
    Correctional Institutions: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $88,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,009,000
    Police Protection: $2,477,000
    General - Other: $2,157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,097,000
    Central Staff Services: $927,000
    Correctional Institutions: $878,000
    Financial Administration: $702,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $525,000
    Health - Other: $497,000
    Parks and Recreation: $454,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $319,000
    Corrections - Other: $198,000
    General Public Buildings: $113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $13,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $148,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $354,000
    General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $204,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $64,000
    Rents: $31,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $164,000
    General - Other: $119,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Police Protection: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,743,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,952,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,539,000
    Other: $801,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,538,000
    Other License: $609,000
    Other Selective Sales: $604,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $481,000

LaGrange County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,024,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,545,000
    Sewerage: $119,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,224,000
    Correctional Institutions: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $88,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,009,000
    Police Protection: $2,477,000
    General - Other: $2,157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,097,000
    Central Staff Services: $927,000
    Correctional Institutions: $878,000
    Financial Administration: $702,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $525,000
    Health - Other: $497,000
    Parks and Recreation: $454,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $319,000
    Corrections - Other: $198,000
    General Public Buildings: $113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $13,000
    Sewerage: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $148,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,711,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $354,000
    General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $204,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $64,000
    Rents: $31,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $164,000
    General - Other: $119,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Police Protection: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,743,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,952,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,539,000
    Other: $801,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,538,000
    Other License: $609,000
    Other Selective Sales: $604,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $481,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 240
  • Number of aged recipients: 15
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 225
  • Number of recipients under 18: 45
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 163
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 32
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 82
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 104
Most common first names in LaGrange County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7978.2 years
Robert7271.5 years
John6676.9 years
William5375.3 years
Charles4776.1 years
James3672.5 years
Ruth3480.5 years
Richard3368.0 years
Helen3382.6 years
Harry3076.6 years
Most common last names in LaGrange County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller12578.0 years
Yoder9179.8 years
Smith4678.7 years
Bontrager4475.8 years
Schrock3478.1 years
Hostetler3483.1 years
Troyer2779.8 years
Nelson2377.8 years
Eash2174.4 years
Lambright2077.4 years
Businesses in LaGrange County, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Curves1SAS Shoes2
H&R Block1Super 82
Hardee's2U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS1