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Dyer, IN (Indiana) Houses and Residents

Dyer,IN index of house prices

Total population: 16,169 (Urban population: 13,856, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 4,894 (4,795 occupied: 5,361 owner occupied, 515 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

9%
State:

32%

Housing density: 821 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $387,352.

Median contract rent in 2015: $622 (lower quartile is $523, upper quartile is $648)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $628


Median gross rent in Dyer, IN in 2015: $674

Housing units in Dyer with a mortgage: 3,311 (214 second mortgage, 457 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 965

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $90,218

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $57,706

Median monthly housing costs: $1,109


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Dyer, Indiana Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $194,521 (it was $141,000 in 2000)
Dyer:

$194,521
Indiana:

$131,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $148,965 - $277,526
Median year house/condo built: 1983

Median year apartment built: 1974

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,518
  • In family households: 12,500 (3,492 male householders, 456 female householders)
    3,585 spouses, 4,564 children (4,250 natural, 84 adopted, 230 stepchildren), 93 grandchildren, 80 brothers or sisters, 59 parents, 51 other relatives, 120 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,018 (407 male householders (348 living alone)), 471 female householders (427 living alone)), 140 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 338 (334 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,517 2-persons, 892 3-persons, 980 4-persons, 412 5-persons, 131 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 775 1-person, 81 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 10 4-persons.

3,046 married couples with children.
373 single-parent households (89 men, 284 women).

89.9% of residents of Dyer speak English at home.
3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
5.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 22% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 680 (4.9%)
(76.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Dyer, Indiana:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 451 bedroom
  • 5952 bedrooms
  • 2,5383 bedrooms
  • 1,0854 bedrooms
  • 1235+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dyer, Indiana:

  • 9no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 2562 bedrooms
  • 673 bedrooms
  • 54 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Dyer in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 66no vehicle
  • 9731 vehicle
  • 2,2372 vehicles
  • 8033 vehicles
  • 2474 vehicles
  • 605+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population

Cars and other vehicles available in Dyer in renter-occupied apartments

  • 35no vehicle
  • 1761 vehicle
  • 1552 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dyer, Indiana:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 633 rooms
  • 3024 rooms
  • 1,0695 rooms
  • 9056 rooms
  • 8797 rooms
  • 6168 rooms
  • 5529+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dyer, Indiana:

  • 91 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 2064 rooms
  • 845 rooms
  • 296 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 68 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Dyer, IN household income distribution

  • Dyer, IN household income distribution
  • 122Less than $10,000
  • 175$10,000 to $14,999
  • 183$15,000 to $19,999
  • 181$20,000 to $24,999
  • 246$25,000 to $29,999
  • 195$30,000 to $34,999
  • 203$35,000 to $39,999
  • 177$40,000 to $44,999
  • 191$45,000 to $49,999
  • 582$50,000 to $59,999
  • 649$60,000 to $74,999
  • 901$75,000 to $99,999
  • 581$100,000 to $124,999
  • 151$125,000 to $149,999
  • 95$150,000 to $199,999
  • 194$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Dyer, IN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Dyer, IN
  • 76Less than $10,000
  • 14$10,000 to $14,999
  • 48$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$20,000 to $24,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 25$35,000 to $39,999
  • 13$40,000 to $49,999
  • 44$50,000 to $59,999
  • 64$60,000 to $69,999
  • 53$70,000 to $79,999
  • 105$80,000 to $89,999
  • 14$90,000 to $99,999
  • 373$100,000 to $124,999
  • 513$125,000 to $149,999
  • 774$150,000 to $174,999
  • 628$175,000 to $199,999
  • 950$200,000 to $249,999
  • 882$250,000 to $299,999
  • 450$300,000 to $399,999
  • 166$400,000 to $499,999
  • 45$500,000 to $749,999
  • 75$750,000 to $999,999
  • 47$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 8$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Dyer, IN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Dyer, IN
  • 11$500 to $549
  • 39$550 to $599
  • 38$600 to $649
  • 45$700 to $749
  • 102$750 to $799
  • 118$800 to $899
  • 50$1,000 to $1,249
  • 42$1,250 to $1,499
  • 13$1,500 to $1,999
  • 15$2,000 to $2,499
  • 37No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 911995 to March 2000
  • 71990 to 1994
  • 421985 to 1989
  • 611980 to 1984
  • 1021975 to 1979
  • 1031970 to 1974
  • 691965 to 1969
  • 205Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Dyer population
Dyer commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 135
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 434
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 736
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 950
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 960
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 451
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,088
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 271
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 263
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 484
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 629
  • 90 or more minutes: 473
Dyer, IN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 58.1%
Number of people working at home: 246 (3.5% of all workers)

Dyer mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,925 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 513 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 36 (1%)
  • Railroad: 298 (4%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 47 (1%)
  • Other means: 34 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 246 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Polish: 2,395
 German: 1,869
 Irish: 1,418
 Other groups: 1,079
 Italian: 1,007
 Dutch: 823
 English: 487
 United States or American: 453
 Greek: 268
 French (except Basque): 217
 Hungarian: 207
 Swedish: 179
 Croatian: 159
 Serbian: 147
 Slovak: 142
 Lithuanian: 134
 Scotch-Irish: 128
 French Canadian: 126
 Arab:: 58
 Scottish: 56
 Eastern European: 44
 Austrian: 38
 Scandinavian: 36
 Other Arab: 35
 Norwegian: 29
 Romanian: 28
 Yugoslavian: 28
 Czech: 27
 Russian: 25
 Egyptian: 23
 Macedonian: 22
 Afghan: 21
 Subsaharan African:: 21
 Welsh: 18
 Nigerian: 16
 European: 12
 Danish: 10
 Canadian: 9
 Slovene: 9
 Ukrainian: 8
 Swiss: 7
 Belgian: 6
 African: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 13%Yugoslavia
  • 12%Philippines
  • 11%Mexico
  • 10%Italy
  • 7%United Kingdom
  • 5%Greece
  • 5%India

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

  • This state: 6,085
  • Northeast: 338
  • Midwest: 6,042
  • South: 534
  • West: 114

61% of Dyer residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 4% lived in Indiana.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 9
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 90
  • 9th grade: 22
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 125
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,640
  • Less than 1 year of college: 324
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 585
  • Associate degree: 149
  • Bachelor's degree: 974
  • Master's degree: 212
  • Professional school degree: 87
  • Doctorate degree: 34

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 148
  • 9th grade: 61
  • 10th grade: 85
  • 11th grade: 74
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 161
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,790
  • Less than 1 year of college: 474
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 685
  • Associate degree: 335
  • Bachelor's degree: 658
  • Master's degree: 344
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 24

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 3.4%Females
Dyer marital status for males
Dyer marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,072
  • One, attached: 527
  • Two: 28
  • 3 or 4: 43
  • 5 to 9: 21
  • 10 to 19: 178
  • 20 to 49: 9
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,976

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Dyer:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 98.0%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Electricity

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 82.4%Utility gas
  • 12.5%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 297
Here:

16.7%
Indiana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 119
Here:

15.0%
Indiana:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 100
Here:

17.9%
Indiana:

23.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)