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The Town of Cambridge City had a population of 1,757 as of July 1, 2017. Cambridge City ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Cambridge City is located at latitude 39.8121 and longitude -85.1708 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cambridge City (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 935 feet.

The Town of Cambridge City (GNIS ID: 2396623) 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 Cambridge City is located within Township of Jackson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wayne County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cambridge City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Cambridge City, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,757
Daytime Population: Workers 711
Daytime Population: Residents 938
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,649
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 1,757
Population in Familes 1,400
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,741
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $38,241
Average Household Income $51,049
Per Capita Income $21,368


Total Housing Units 889 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 461 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 278 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 149 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $89,759
Average Home Value $113,853


Total Households 740
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 485
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.81% -0.85%
Households -0.76% -0.82%
Families -0.77% -0.88%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   3.13%

Cambridge City, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cambridge City to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 245 64th
Population Density # 197 71st
Diversity Index # 629 8th
Median Household Income # 593 13th
Per Capita Income # 509 25th

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