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Summitville, Indiana
Town
Location of Summitville in the state of Indiana
Location of Summitville in the state of Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Madison
Township Van Buren
Area
 • Total 0.49 sq mi (1.27 km2)
 • Land 0.49 sq mi (1.27 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 967
 • Estimate (2012) 994
 • Density 1,973.5/sq mi (762.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46070
Area code(s) 765
FIPS code 18-74132
GNIS feature ID 0444402

Summitville is a town in Van Buren Township, Madison County, Indiana, United States. It is part of the Anderson, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 967 at the 2010 census.

History

Summitville was laid out in 1867. It was named for its lofty elevation.

The Joseph & Lucinda Thawley House was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.

Geography

Summitville is located at Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:mw' not found. (40.337361, -85.642985).

According to the 2010 census, Summitville has a total area of 0.49 square miles (1.27 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 400
1890 752 88.0%
1900 1,432 90.4%
1910 1,387 −3.1%
1920 1,001 −27.8%
1930 1,017 1.6%
1940 991 −2.6%
1950 1,061 7.1%
1960 1,048 −1.2%
1970 1,104 5.3%
1980 1,085 −1.7%
1990 1,010 −6.9%
2000 1,090 7.9%
2010 967 −11.3%
Est. 2015 989 2.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 967 people, 378 households, and 268 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,973.5 inhabitants per square mile (762.0/km2). There were 430 housing units at an average density of 877.6 per square mile (338.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 96.6% White, 0.7% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.4% from other races, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.

There were 378 households of which 34.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.7% were married couples living together, 10.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.1% were non-families. 24.3% 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 2.56 and the average family size was 3.01.

The median age in the town was 39.6 years. 25.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.2% were from 25 to 44; 27.9% were from 45 to 64; and 13.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 49.9% male and 50.1% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 1,090 people, 420 households, and 304 families residing in the town. The population density was 2,023.6 people per square mile (779.4/km²). There were 437 housing units at an average density of 811.3 per square mile (312.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.45% White, 0.28% African American, 0.09% Native American, 0.09% Asian, and 0.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.55% of the population.

There were 420 households out of which 35.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.8% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.6% were non-families. 25.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the town, the population was spread out with 29.6% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 92.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $37,303, and the median income for a family was $42,500. Males had a median income of $31,908 versus $23,382 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,311. About 5.2% of families and 7.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.6% of those under age 18 and 8.8% of those age 65 or over.


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