The City of Petersburg had a population of 2,380 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Petersburg is located at latitude 38.4922 and longitude -87.281 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the City of Petersburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 482 feet.
The City of Petersburg (GNIS ID: 2396192) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Petersburg: Petersburgh.
|Population in Households||2,255|
|Population in Familes||1,749|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||125|
|Median Household Income||$40,866|
|Average Household Income||$55,209|
|Per Capita Income||$23,843|
|Total Housing Units||1,138 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||732 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||295 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||112 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,727|
|Average Home Value||$119,407|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.19%|
|Per Capita Income||3.38%|
The table below compares Petersburg to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 195||71st|
|Population Density||# 236||65th|
|Diversity Index||# 346||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 573||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 415||39th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.