Poneto, Wells County, Indiana

Poneto: Town in Chester, Harrison and Liberty townships, Wells County, Indiana

About

Poneto is a township located in the county of Wells in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 166 and a population density of 554 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 191 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Poneto

Population : 191 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Wells County
Postal code : 46781
Phone Area Codes : 260
Area : 0.3 km2
Altitude : 850 feet / 259 meters
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 17:52:23 (4th December 2022)
Density : 637 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 13.09% (2010-2020)
Poneto locator map
Location of Poneto on Indiana map.
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Poneto United Methodist Church
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Geography

Poneto is located at 40°39'25"N 85°13'18"W (40.6569900, -85.2216400).

Poneto map

Demographics

The population of Poneto increased by 13.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 166 - census
2011 189 12.17% estimation process
2012 189 0% estimation process
2013 189 0% estimation process
2014 189 0% estimation process
2015 189 0% estimation process
2016 191 1.05% estimation process
2017 193 1.04% estimation process
2018 191 -1.05% estimation process
2019 193 1.04% estimation process
2020 191 -1.05% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,618
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,867
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,705
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,742
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.1%
People over 65 (%) : 16.1%
Female persons, % : 51.3%
White only, percent : 93.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 1.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 10.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 86.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 523
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.0%

Poneto zip code is 46781. County name: Wells, County fips: 18179

Poneto, Worthington

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $196,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,808
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $823
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,069
2015-2019 Households : 2,530
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.65
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,097
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 42,690
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,337
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $88,673
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $40,018
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 313
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 149
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 115
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 58
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 250
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 33
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 275
2010 population per square mile : 1,444.4
2010 land area in square miles : 4.67

Schools in Poneto

College & universities near Poneto, IN

Code Name City ZIP
152530 Taylor University Upland (IN) 46989-1001

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Poneto, IN

Code Name Address Type
WTI Waterloo Lincoln and Center Street RAIL
BYN Bryan Page and Lynn Street RAIL
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Poneto

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pon Post Office Poneto (IN) 46781

Other cities in Wells County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wells County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Bluffton 10,094 City in Harrison and Lancaster townships, Wells County, Indiana, United States
Ossian 3,370 Town in Jefferson Township, Wells County, Indiana, United States
Nottingham 1,072 Unincorporated community in Nottingham Township, Wells County, Indiana
Uniondale 311 Town in Union and Rockcreek townships, Wells County, Indiana, USA
Vera Cruz 85 Town in Harrison Township, Wells County, Indiana