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Howe, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Howe Census Designated Place had a population of 815 as of July 1, 2017. Howe ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Howe is located at latitude 41.7228 and longitude -85.4255 in LaGrange County. The formal boundaries for the Howe Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. LaGrange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 883 feet.

The Howe Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629774) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Howe Census Designated Place is located within Township of Lima, a minor civil division (MCD) of LaGrange County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Howe population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Howe: Lima.


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Howe, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 815
Daytime Population: Workers 299
Daytime Population: Residents 489
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 788
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 748
Population in Familes 657
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density2 456
Diversity Index3 57
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,767
Average Household Income $63,937
Per Capita Income $21,722

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 265 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 182 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $121,667
Average Home Value $138,812
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 250
Average Household Size 2.99
Family Households 198
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% 0.39%
Households 0.17% 0.4%
Families 0.79% 0.2%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   2.28%

Howe, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Howe to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 379 44th
Population Density # 582 15th
Diversity Index # 23 97th
Median Household Income # 204 70th
Per Capita Income # 485 29th

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