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Vera Cruz, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Vera Cruz had a population of 81 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Vera Cruz is located at latitude 40.7014 and longitude -85.0797 in Wells County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Vera Cruz (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wells County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 827 feet.

The Town of Vera Cruz (GNIS ID: 2397712) 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 Vera Cruz is located within Township of Harrison, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wells County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Vera Cruz: Veracruz.

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Vera Cruz, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 81
Daytime Population: Workers 4
Daytime Population: Residents 38
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 42
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.52
Population in Households 81
Population in Familes 74
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 798
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $70,047
Average Household Income $86,675
Per Capita Income $31,212


Total Housing Units 33 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28 (84.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 ( 9.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1 ( 3.0%)
Median Home Value $187,500
Average Home Value $212,500


Total Households 32
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 26
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 0.17% 0.25%
Households 0.44% 0.0%
Families 1.11% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Vera Cruz, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vera Cruz 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 # 664 3rd
Population Density # 503 26th
Diversity Index # 253 63rd
Median Household Income # 52 93rd
Per Capita Income # 83 88th

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