Alexandria, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Alexandria, Indiana - Basic Facts

The City of Alexandria had a population of 4,966 as of July 1, 2015. Alexandria ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Alexandria is located at latitude 40.2584 and longitude -85.6761 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Alexandria (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 869 feet.

The City of Alexandria (GNIS ID: 2393917) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Alexandria population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

City of Alexandria, IN Boundary Map

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Alexandria, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,966
Population in Households 4,935
Population in Familes 3,937
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density1 1,890
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,048
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,353
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,508 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,412 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 637 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 460 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $85,257
Average Home Value $96,583
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,291
Average Household Income $46,724
Per Capita Income $19,061
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.67% -0.32%
Households -0.59% -0.29%
Families -0.13% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   2.65%
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.

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Alexandria, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alexandria to the other 681 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 132 81st
Population Density1 # 157 77th
Diversity Index2 # 434 37th
Median Household Income # 595 13th
Per Capita Income # 549 20th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.