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Eaton, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Eaton had a population of 1,797 as of July 1, 2019. Eaton ranks in the lower 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 Eaton is located at latitude 40.3403 and longitude -85.3508 in Delaware County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Eaton encompass a land area of 3.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Delaware County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 909 feet.

The Town of Eaton (GNIS ID: 2396918) 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 Eaton is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Delaware County.


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Eaton, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Eaton, IN Housing Affordability Index is 350
State of Indiana Housing Affordability Index is 180
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Eaton, IN Wealth Index is 74
State of Indiana Wealth Index is 81
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,797
Population in Households 1,797
Population in Familes 1,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 486
Diversity Index1 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,829
Average Household Income $70,873
Per Capita Income $27,286
Wealth Index3 74

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 533 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 160 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 137 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $76,592
Housing Affordability Index2 350
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 693
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 506
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.05% -0.04%
Households -0.05% -0.06%
Families -0.04% -0.16%
Median Household Income   4.83%
Per Capita Income   4.12%

Eaton, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eaton to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 240 65th
Population Density # 570 16th
Diversity Index # 374 45th
Median Household Income # 332 51st
Per Capita Income # 271 60th

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