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Cannelton, Indiana - Basic Facts

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The City of Cannelton had a population of 1,656 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Cannelton is located at latitude 37.9115 and longitude -86.7387 in Perry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cannelton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Perry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 410 feet.

The City of Cannelton (GNIS ID: 2393730) 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 City of Cannelton is located within Township of Troy, a minor civil division (MCD) of Perry County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cannelton: Cannelsburg, Cannelton Heights.

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


Total Population 1,656
Population in Households 1,638
Population in Familes 1,273
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density1 1,118
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 711
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 428
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 844 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 438 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 274 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 133 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $78,496
Average Home Value $90,732


Median Household Income $33,938
Average Household Income $42,135
Per Capita Income $18,071
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.93% 0.66%
Households 0.55% 0.53%
Families 1.71% 0.37%
Median Household Income   1.42%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
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.

Cannelton, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cannelton 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 # 261 62nd
Population Density1 # 416 39th
Diversity Index2 # 475 30th
Median Household Income # 642 6th
Per Capita Income # 624 8th

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