Waveland, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Waveland, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Waveland had a population of 440 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Waveland is located at latitude 39.8773 and longitude -87.0455 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Waveland (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 781 feet.

The Town of Waveland (GNIS ID: 2397726) 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 Waveland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Town of Waveland, IN Boundary Map

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

POPULATION

Total Population 440
Population in Households 440
Population in Familes 373
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,382
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 178
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 129
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 210 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 135 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 43 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $123,649
Average Home Value $159,630
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,937
Average Household Income $49,480
Per Capita Income $19,250
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.58%
Households 0.99% 0.67%
Families 1.71% 0.61%
Median Household Income   4.01%
Per Capita Income   2.99%
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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Waveland, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waveland 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 # 503 26th
Population Density1 # 330 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 440 36th
Median Household Income # 534 22nd
Per Capita Income # 534 22nd

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