Redkey, Indiana

Redkey: City in Jay County, Indiana, United States of America

About

Redkey is a city located in the county of Jay in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,353 and a population density of 554 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,278 inhabitants.

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Location of Redkey on Indiana map.

Quick Facts about Redkey

Population : 1,278 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Jay County
Postal code : 47373
Phone Area Codes : 765
Area : 2.44 km2
Altitude : 961 feet / 293 meters
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 18:31:31 (23rd February 2024)
Density : 523 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.87% (2010-2020)
Municipal building in Redkey image
Municipal building in Redkey
Municipal building in Redkey image

Geography

Redkey is located at 40°20'56"N 85°8'60"W (40.3489300, -85.1499700).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Redkey decreased by 5.87% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,353 - census
2011 1,341 -0.89% estimation process
2012 1,340 -0.07% estimation process
2013 1,335 -0.37% estimation process
2014 1,326 -0.68% estimation process
2015 1,325 -0.08% estimation process
2016 1,317 -0.61% estimation process
2017 1,309 -0.61% estimation process
2018 1,299 -0.77% estimation process
2019 1,282 -1.33% estimation process
2020 1,278 -0.31% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,051
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,633
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -5.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,464
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,657
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.4%
People over 65 (%) : 15.4%
Female persons, % : 51.9%
White only, percent : 92.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 91.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 654
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.6%

Redkey zip code is 47373. County name: Jay, County fips: 18075

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $81,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $989
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $421
2015-2019 median gross rent : $779
2015-2019 Households : 4,241
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.37
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 23,975
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 342,243
2012 total retail sales per capita : $32,616
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,860
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,929
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 643
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 366
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 207
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 34
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 553
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 78
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 509
2010 population per square mile : 1,527.0
2010 land area in square miles : 6.98
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $126,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $990
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $444
2015-2019 median gross rent : $599
2015-2019 Households : 5,336
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 77.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 86,115
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 398,061
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 779,088
2012 total retail sales per capita : $62,059
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $47,582
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,637
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,591
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,000
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 355
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 69
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,410
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 60
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,396
2010 population per square mile : 1,249.8
2010 land area in square miles : 9.86
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $75,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $897
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $390
2015-2019 median gross rent : $608
2015-2019 Households : 3,441
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.33
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 0.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 82.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 73.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,448
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 43,940
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 133,371
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,275
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $40,613
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,779
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 674
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 357
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 229
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 615
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 105
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 516
2010 population per square mile : 1,639.8
2010 land area in square miles : 5.04

People born in Redkey (1)

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player Beverly Hatzell was born in Redkey

Schools in Redkey

College & universities near Redkey, IN

Code Name City ZIP
486752 Ross Medical Education Center-Muncie Muncie (IN) 47303-6413

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Redkey, IN

Code Name Address Type
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
IND Indianapolis Union Station 350 South Illinois Street RAIL

Post offices near Redkey

Post Office Name City ZIP
Redkey Post Office Redkey (IN) 47373

Other cities in Jay County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Jay County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Noble 65,835 Township in Noble County, Indiana
Portland 5,992 City in and the county seat of Jay County, Indiana, United States of America
Greene 3,260 Unincorporated community in Jay County, Indiana
Bryant 247 Town in Bearcreek Township, Jay County, Indiana, United States
Salamonia 158 Human settlement in Jay County, Indiana, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Redkey distances to largest Indiana cities