Middletown, Indiana facts for kids
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Location of Middletown in Henry County, Indiana.
|• Total||1.16 sq mi (3.01 km2)|
|• Land||1.16 sq mi (3.00 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)|
|Elevation||978 ft (298 m)|
|• Density||1,943.92/sq mi (750.86/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0439117|
Middletown is a town in northwest Henry County, Indiana, United States. The population was 2,322 at the 2010 census.
Middletown was platted in 1829. The town's name is locational, for it lies halfway between New Castle and Anderson. A post office was established at Middletown in 1830. Middletown was incorporated as a town in 1840.
The John W. Hedrick House and Middletown Commercial Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Middletown is located at(40.057094, -85.541098).
According to the 2010 census, Middletown has a total area of 1.16 square miles (3.00 km2), all land.
|US Decennial Census|
As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 2,322 people, 894 households, and 594 families in the town. The population density was 2,001.7 inhabitants per square mile (772.9/km2). There were 998 housing units at an average density of 860.3 per square mile (332.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.6% White, 0.3% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.
There were 894 households, of which 37.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.8% were married couples living together, 17.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.6% were non-families. 27.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.02.
The median age in the town was 36.6 years. 27.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.9% were from 25 to 44; 22.6% were from 45 to 64; and 15.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 46.8% male and 53.2% female.
The Shenandoah School Corporation provides education at Shenandoah High School, Shenandoah Middle School and Shenandoah Elementary School in Middleton.
The town has a lending library, the Middletown Fall Creek Township Public Library.
- John Hazelton Cotteral (1864−1933) − United States district and appellate judge
- Norman "Norm" Day (b. ca. 1939) − professional race car driver
- Mikel Harry (1951−2017) − father of six sigma
- Beth Solomon (b. 1952) − professional golfer.
In Spanish: Middletown (Indiana) para niños
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