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The City of Petersburg had a population of 2,369 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Petersburg is located at latitude 38.492 and longitude -87.2786 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the City of Petersburg 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 479 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.
|Total Population||2,369 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,244 (94.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,745 (73.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||125 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,741|
|Average Household Income||$63,733|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,958|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,150 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||710 (61.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||316 (27.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||124 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,724|
|Average Home Value||$121,157|
|Housing Affordability Index3||346|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.11%|
The table below compares Petersburg to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 224||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 421||38th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 574||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 284||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 400||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.