Westphalia CDP, Indiana
Population 87

Overview

Housing
Median Monthly Rent
$517
Includes Utilities
Median Year Housing Built
1974
Employment & Commute
Median Household Income
$34,000
Poverty Rate
21%
Unemployment Rate
22.5%

The city of Westphalia is one of 9 cities in Knox County. While many may refer to it as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP). Westphalia is a rural city located in southwest Indiana near the White River.

Westphalia, IN is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.
Need a wider view? Westphalia, IN is a part of the Vincennes, IN Micro Area.

Housing

1974

Median Year Housing was BuiltAll Housing Including Owner/Renter Occupied and Unoccupied

$517

Median Monthly Rent and Utility CostsRenter Occupied Housing Units with Housing Costs

Monthly housing costs include rent and utilities. When comparing to monthly ownership costs, be careful to also look at the median number of bedrooms. Owner occupied homes generally include more bedrooms than rentals.

Employment

$33,906

Median Household Income

31.4

Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.

21%

Poverty Rate

Poverty status uses the standards set by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). If a family's total income is less than a certain threshold, every person in the family is considered to be in poverty. The threshold varies based on family size, composition, and age.

$46,442

Median Annual Individual EarningsPast 12 months for the Population Ages 16+ With Earnings

22.5%

Unemployment RatePopulation Ages 16+ in the Civilian Labor Force

To classify as unemployed, people must not be in the military and must be actively looking for work (also known as the U3 measure of unemployment which is the official unemployment rate). In Westphalia, IN, 35% of the population ages 16+ are not employed, but are also not looking for work so they are not considered in the unemployment rate. See the Labor Force Participation Rate for more information.

65%

Labor Force Participation RatePopulation Ages 16+

People in the labor force include those in the armed forces as well as civilians who are employed or classified as unemployed. To classify as unemployed, people must be actively looking for work. Common people that are not considered in the labor force are students, homemakers, retired workers, seasonal workers not currently looking for work, and institutionalized people. In Westphalia, IN, 35% of people are neither employed or looking for work.

Demographics

87

Total Population

Climate

The climate estimates use Westphalia, IN weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at FREELANDVI.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are lower than 53% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are higher than 54% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 67% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

PropertySourceValue
State2013 ACSIN
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0293116
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0010751
Region2013 ACS2
Division2013 ACS3
State FIPS2013 ACS18
Place FIPS2013 ACS83204
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusWestphalia CDP
Name2013 ACSWestphalia CDP, Indiana
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census00448508
Place ANSI2010 Census02583474
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US1883204
GEOID2013 ACS1883204
Population2010 Census202
Population2013 ACS87
Housing Units2010 Census103
Housing Units2013 ACS53
Land Area2013 ACS2.1 square miles
Water Area2010 Census0
Population Density2013 ACS42.2 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[38.85171,-87.241263], [38.877221,-87.212193],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS38.866501853725, -87.227699856104
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census05