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Kingsford Heights, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Kingsford Heights had a population of 1,440 as of July 1, 2016. Kingsford Heights ranks in 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 Kingsford Heights is located at latitude 41.4786 and longitude -86.6927 in LaPorte County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Kingsford Heights (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. LaPorte County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 725 feet.

The Town of Kingsford Heights (GNIS ID: 2396692) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Kingsford Heights is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of LaPorte County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kingsford Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Kingsford Heights, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,440
Population in Households 1,440
Population in Familes 1,213
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,529
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 519
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 373
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 559 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 336 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 183 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $77,045
Average Home Value $84,598


Median Household Income $39,730
Average Household Income $48,524
Per Capita Income $18,015
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.06% 0.07%
Households 0.31% 0.27%
Families -0.04% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   1.64%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Kingsford Heights, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kingsford Heights to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 277 59th
Population Density1 # 267 61st
Diversity Index2 # 76 89th
Median Household Income # 539 21st
Per Capita Income # 625 8th

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