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Spencer, IN (Indiana) Houses and Residents

Spencer,IN index of house prices

Total population: 2,280 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,401 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 1,212 (1,070 occupied: 588 owner occupied, 484 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

45%
State:

32%

Housing density: 959 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $48,220.

Median contract rent in 2016: $346 (lower quartile is $260, upper quartile is $428)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $506


Median gross rent in Spencer, IN in 2016: $481

Housing units in Spencer with a mortgage: 352 (3 second mortgage, 33 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 237

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $47,260

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,700

Median monthly housing costs: $619


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Spencer, Indiana Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $93,987 (it was $75,200 in 2000)
Spencer:

$93,987
Indiana:

$134,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,872 - $133,108

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $111,576
Here:

$111,576
State:

$172,153

Townhouses or other attached units: $95,497
Here:

$95,497
State:

$157,859

Mobile homes: $25,994
Here:

$25,994
State:

$57,226
Median year house/condo built: 1950

Median year apartment built: 1965

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,296
  • In family households: 1,651 (269 male householders, 256 female householders)
    361 spouses, 558 children (502 natural, 13 adopted, 42 stepchildren), 31 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 50 other relatives, 93 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 608 (160 male householders (137 living alone)), 391 female householders (368 living alone)), 55 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 44

Size of family households: 213 2-persons, 161 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 56 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 505 1-person, 38 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

223 married couples with children.
186 single-parent households (38 men, 148 women).

96.3% of residents of Spencer speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English well).
3.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 42% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 80 (3.5%)
(52.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 161 bedroom
  • 2222 bedrooms
  • 2573 bedrooms
  • 814 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Spencer, Indiana:

  • 52no bedroom
  • 1751 bedroom
  • 1242 bedrooms
  • 1123 bedrooms
  • 154 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 32no vehicle
  • 2051 vehicle
  • 2082 vehicles
  • 903 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population

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

  • 79no vehicle
  • 2791 vehicle
  • 642 vehicles
  • 333 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Spencer, Indiana:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 53 rooms
  • 794 rooms
  • 1355 rooms
  • 1306 rooms
  • 827 rooms
  • 918 rooms
  • 649+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Spencer, Indiana:

  • 541 room
  • 592 rooms
  • 833 rooms
  • 1064 rooms
  • 1035 rooms
  • 526 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 49+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 %

  • Spencer, IN household income distribution

  • Spencer, IN household income distribution
  • 95Less than $10,000
  • 92$10,000 to $14,999
  • 103$15,000 to $19,999
  • 115$20,000 to $24,999
  • 51$25,000 to $29,999
  • 52$30,000 to $34,999
  • 89$35,000 to $39,999
  • 81$40,000 to $44,999
  • 61$45,000 to $49,999
  • 88$50,000 to $59,999
  • 73$60,000 to $74,999
  • 44$75,000 to $99,999
  • 33$100,000 to $124,999
  • 37$125,000 to $149,999
  • 28$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Spencer, IN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Spencer, IN
  • 22Less than $10,000
  • 15$10,000 to $14,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 11$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 16$50,000 to $59,999
  • 53$60,000 to $69,999
  • 43$70,000 to $79,999
  • 87$80,000 to $89,999
  • 49$90,000 to $99,999
  • 75$100,000 to $124,999
  • 58$125,000 to $149,999
  • 40$150,000 to $174,999
  • 5$175,000 to $199,999
  • 12$200,000 to $249,999
  • 17$250,000 to $299,999
  • 12$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Spencer, IN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Spencer, IN
  • 17Less than $100
  • 36$100 to $149
  • 31$150 to $199
  • 20$200 to $249
  • 4$250 to $299
  • 36$300 to $349
  • 19$350 to $399
  • 44$400 to $449
  • 45$450 to $499
  • 32$500 to $549
  • 74$550 to $599
  • 19$600 to $649
  • 13$650 to $699
  • 28$700 to $749
  • 4$750 to $799
  • 12$800 to $899
  • 7$1,000 to $1,249
  • 12No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 452010 or later
  • 62000 to 2009
  • 251990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Spencer population
Spencer commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 121
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 321
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 94
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 62
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 61
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 52
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 145
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 31
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 43
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 33
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 75
  • 90 or more minutes: 8
Spencer, IN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.7%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Spencer mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,266 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 302 (8%)
  • Taxi: 27 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (1%)
  • Walked: 99 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 136
 English: 80
 Irish: 68
 German: 60
 Portuguese: 47
 French (except Basque): 29
 Italian: 28
 Ukrainian: 22
 British: 19
 European: 14
 Polish: 13
 Scotch-Irish: 6
 Scottish: 6
 Czechoslovakian: 3
 African: 1

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

  • 75%Vietnam
  • 10%Philippines
  • 8%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 6%Poland
  • 4%Korea
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland

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

  • This state: 1,809
  • Other state: 390
  • Northeast: 40
  • Midwest: 108
  • South: 157
  • West: 87

80% of Spencer residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Indiana.

Spencer:

80.0%
State average:

85.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 241
  • Less than 1 year of college: 50
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 147
  • Associate degree: 27
  • Bachelor's degree: 52
  • Master's degree: 16
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 23
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 63
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 17
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 389
  • Less than 1 year of college: 85
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 140
  • Associate degree: 61
  • Bachelor's degree: 77
  • Master's degree: 36
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.5%Males
  • 4.6%Females
Spencer marital status for males
Spencer marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 758
  • One, attached: 49
  • Two: 64
  • 3 or 4: 65
  • 5 to 9: 72
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • 20 to 49: 47
  • Mobile homes: 133

Median worth of mobile homes: $14,287

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Spencer:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Spencer
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (69.9%)
  • Electricity (26.9%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Electricity (62.0%)
  • Utility gas (37.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 67
Here:

42.1%
Indiana:

13.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Indiana:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

12.5%
Indiana:

20.5%

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)