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The Koontz Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 1,612 as of July 1, 2019. Koontz Lake 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 Koontz Lake is located at latitude 41.4181 and longitude -86.4858 in Starke County. The formal boundaries for the Koontz Lake Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.52 sq. miles. Starke County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 732 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Koontz Lake Census Designated Place are located in Starke County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Marshall County.
The Koontz Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393071) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Koontz Lake, IN Housing Affordability Index is 230 |
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.|
|Koontz Lake, IN Wealth Index is 55 |
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 in Households||1,612|
|Population in Families||1,278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$51,804|
|Average Household Income||$59,270|
|Per Capita Income||$25,128|
|Total Housing Units||1,068 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||555 (52.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||131 (12.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||381 (35.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,380|
|Housing Affordability Index2||230|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
The table below compares Koontz Lake 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.
|Total Population||# 263||61st|
|Population Density||# 572||16th|
|Diversity Index||# 353||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 391||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 370||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.