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Roseland, Indiana
Roseland from the air, looking north
Roseland from the air, looking north
Location of Roseland in St. Joseph County, Indiana.
Location of Roseland in St. Joseph County, Indiana.
Country United States
State Indiana
County St. Joseph
Township Clay
 • Total 0.39 sq mi (1.00 km2)
 • Land 0.39 sq mi (1.00 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
725 ft (222 m)
 • Total 854
 • Density 2,218.18/sq mi (856.19/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 18-65988
GNIS feature ID 452756

Roseland is a town in Clay Township, St. Joseph County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The population was 630 at the 2010 Census. It is part of the South BendMishawaka, IN-MI, Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Roseland is known as "The Gateway Town", on account of its location at the Notre Dame/South Bend exit of the Indiana Toll Road (Interstate 80/90).


Roseland is located at 41°43′07″N 86°15′06″W / 41.718647°N 86.251622°W / 41.718647; -86.251622.

According to the 2010 census, Roseland has a total area of 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2), all land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 777
1940 782 0.6%
1950 984 25.8%
1960 971 −1.3%
1970 895 −7.8%
1980 832 −7.0%
1990 706 −15.1%
2000 1,809 156.2%
2010 630 −65.2%
2020 854 35.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 630 people, 287 households, and 148 families living in the town. The population density was 1,657.9 inhabitants per square mile (640.1/km2). There were 348 housing units at an average density of 915.8 per square mile (353.6/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 87.5% White, 2.7% African American, 1.0% Native American, 4.6% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 1.9% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.1% of the population.

There were 287 households, of which 20.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.8% were married couples living together, 6.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 48.4% were non-families. 32.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.20 and the average family size was 2.71.

The median age in the town was 35.2 years. 14.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 16.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 30% were from 25 to 44; 26.1% were from 45 to 64; and 13.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 48.9% male and 51.1% female.


Roseland is in the South Bend Community School Corporation (SBCSC).

The school zonings are as follows: Darden Elementary School Edison Middle School and Clay High School.

Previously residents were zoned as follows based on their street location: Darden Primary, Tarkington Traditional Elementary, Clay Intermediate or Brown Intermediate (depending on the section), and Clay High.

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