The Purdue University Census Designated Place had a population of 12,359 as of July 1, 2018. Purdue University CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Purdue University CDP is located at latitude 40.4291 and longitude -86.9235 in Tippecanoe County. The formal boundaries for the Purdue University Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Purdue University Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583465) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Population in Households||2,991|
|Population in Familes||1,354|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9,368|
|Median Household Income||$19,436|
|Average Household Income||$26,262|
|Per Capita Income||$6,765|
|Total Housing Units||1,437 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4 ( 0.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,322 (92.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||111 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$0|
|Average Home Value||$0|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||1.21%|
The table below compares Purdue University CDP 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||# 70||90th|
|Population Density||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index||# 27||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 679||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 680||0th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.