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Holland, Indiana
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Location of Holland in Dubois County, Indiana.
Location of Holland in Dubois County, Indiana.
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dubois
Township Cass
Area
 • Total 0.38 sq mi (0.97 km2)
 • Land 0.37 sq mi (0.97 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
528 ft (161 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 619
 • Density 1,659.52/sq mi (639.94/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (EST)
ZIP code
47541
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-34294
GNIS feature ID 436322
Website http://hollandindiana.org/index.html

Holland is a town in Cass Township, Dubois County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The population was 626 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Jasper Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History

Holland was platted in 1859 by Henry Kunz, a native of Germany. It was named for Holland (The Netherlands).

The Holland post office has been in operation since 1856.

Geography

Holland is located at 38°14′45″N 87°2′18″W / 38.24583°N 87.03833°W / 38.24583; -87.03833 (38.245942, -87.038354).

According to the 2010 census, Holland has a total area of 0.31 square miles (0.80 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 199
1930 323
1940 380 17.6%
1950 501 31.8%
1960 661 31.9%
1970 662 0.2%
1980 683 3.2%
1990 675 −1.2%
2000 695 3.0%
2010 626 −9.9%
2020 619 −1.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

At the 2010 census, there were 626 people, 252 households and 168 families living in the town. The population density was 1,956.3 inhabitants per square mile (755.3/km2). There were 277 housing units at an average density of 865.6 per square mile (334.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 96.0% White, 0.2% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 2.2% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.7% of the population.

There were 252 households, of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 27.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.04.

The median age was 37.9 years. 26% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.4% were from 25 to 44; 24.1% were from 45 to 64; and 16.6% were 65 years of age or older. The population was 48.2% male and 51.8% female.

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