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Millersburg, Indiana
Town
Location of Millersburg in the state of Indiana
Location of Millersburg in the state of Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Elkhart
Township Clinton, Benton
Area
 • Total 0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)
 • Land 0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 886 ft (270 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 903
 • Estimate (2012) 913
 • Density 1,672.2/sq mi (645.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46543
Area code(s) 574
FIPS code 18-49536
GNIS feature ID 0449696
Website Website

Millersburg is a town in Clinton and Benton townships, Elkhart County, Indiana, United States. The population was 903 at the 2010 census.

History

Millersburg was platted in 1855. It was named for its founder, Solomon Miller.

Geography

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According to the 2010 census, Millersburg has a total area of 0.54 square miles (1.40 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 52
1880 449 763.5%
1890 394 −12.2%
1900 481 22.1%
1910 428 −11.0%
1920 385 −10.0%
1930 344 −10.6%
1940 384 11.6%
1950 437 13.8%
1960 489 11.9%
1970 618 26.4%
1980 809 30.9%
1990 854 5.6%
2000 868 1.6%
2010 903 4.0%
Est. 2015 935 3.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 903 people, 324 households, and 244 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,672.2 inhabitants per square mile (645.6/km2). There were 345 housing units at an average density of 638.9 per square mile (246.7/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.0% White, 0.6% African American, 0.9% Native American, 1.1% from other races, and 0.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.4% of the population.

There were 324 households of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 13.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.7% were non-families. 18.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.22.

The median age in the town was 33.1 years. 30.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29.8% were from 25 to 44; 22.3% were from 45 to 64; and 9.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 51.1% male and 48.9% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 868 people, 310 households, and 249 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,646.6 people per square mile (632.3/km²). There were 324 housing units at an average density of 614.6 per square mile (236.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.19% White, 0.12% African American, 0.35% from other races, and 0.35% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.27% of the population.

There were 310 households out of which 45.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.6% were married couples living together, 11.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.4% were non-families. 14.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the town, the population was spread out with 33.1% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 31.0% from 25 to 44, 19.4% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 102.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $43,750, and the median income for a family was $44,250. Males had a median income of $36,083 versus $25,179 for females. The per capita income for the town was $19,700. About 2.7% of families and 4.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.3% of those under age 18 and 5.1% of those age 65 or over.


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