Vevay, Switzerland County, Indiana

Vevay: Town in Indiana, United States

About

Vevay is a town located in the county of Switzerland in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,683. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,639 inhabitants.

The town was created 220 years ago in 1801.

Quick Facts about Vevay

Population : 1,639 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Switzerland County
Postal code : 47043
Phone Area Codes : 812
Area : 4014481 km2
Named for : Vevey
Altitude : 482 feet / 147 meters
Capital city : Vevay is capital of Switzerland County
Establishment : January 01, 1802 (220 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 04:53:14 (3rd December 2022)
Population growth : -2.68% (2010-2020)
Vevay locator map
Location of Vevay on Indiana map.
Vevay IN Main Street image
Vevay IN Main Street
Vevay IN Main Street image

Geography

Vevay is located at 38°44'52"N 85°4'2"W (38.7478400, -85.0671700).

Vevay map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Vevay decreased by 2.68% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,683 - census
2011 1,648 -2.12% estimation process
2012 1,621 -1.67% estimation process
2013 1,640 1.16% estimation process
2014 1,633 -0.43% estimation process
2015 1,639 0.37% estimation process
2016 1,641 0.12% estimation process
2017 1,645 0.24% estimation process
2018 1,647 0.12% estimation process
2019 1,648 0.06% estimation process
2020 1,639 -0.55% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,205
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 20,405
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,579
April 1, 2010 Population : 20,315
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.4%
People over 65 (%) : 16.0%
Female persons, % : 51.4%
White only, percent : 89.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 6.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 85.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 563
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.9%

Vevay zip code is 47043. County name: Switzerland, County fips: 18155

New Switzerland, The Vineyard, Vevay, Vevej, wei wei, Вевеј, 韦韦

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $447,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,954
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,182
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,313
2015-2019 Households : 7,435
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.68
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 74,951
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 598,134
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 422,379
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 749,338
2012 total retail sales per capita : $36,804
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $134,110
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $66,519
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,590
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,514
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 747
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 290
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,163
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 216
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,193
2010 population per square mile : 2,304.9
2010 land area in square miles : 8.81
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $237,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,895
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $873
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,418
2015-2019 Households : 10,819
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.89
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 93.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 3.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 53,234
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 26,961
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 451,601
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 332,541
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,642
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $93,027
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $38,538
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,941
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,749
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 948
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 589
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,263
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 213
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,579
2010 population per square mile : 3,247.7
2010 land area in square miles : 9.57

People born in Vevay (12)

People born in Vevay, including actor and stunt performer Ken Maynard, Novelist, historian, clergyman Edward Eggleston, Union Army General Ebenezer Dumont, .

List

  • Lydia Moss Bradley (Peoria, Illinois philanthropist; founded Bradley University, Bradley Park) she was born in 31/07/1816
  • Kermit Maynard (actor, stunt performer (1897-1971)) he was born in 20/09/1897
  • Bertha Fry (American supercentenarian) she was born in 01/12/1893
  • Fred V. Archer (American sports coach) he was born in 06/10/1888
  • Lucien Shaw (Chief Justice of California) he was born in 01/03/1845
  • Oliver Edmunds Glenn (American mathematician) he was born in 01/01/1878
  • Will Henry Stevens (American artist (1881-1949)) he was born in 28/11/1881
  • Albert Craig Baird he was born in 20/10/1883
  • Maude Siebenthal (American scientific illustrator and photographer (1875—1932)) she was born in 08/04/1874

Schools in Vevay

College & universities near Vevay, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150756 Hanover College Hanover (IN) 47243

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Vevay, IN

Code Name Address Type
CIN Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Ave. RAIL
CIG Cincinnati, OH 1005 Gilbert Avenue BUS
LVL Louisville, Kentucky 720 West Muhammad Ali Blvd. BUS
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
MAY Maysville West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St RAIL

Post offices near Vevay

Post Office Name City ZIP
Vevay Post Office Vevay (IN) 47043

Other cities in Switzerland County

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

City Name Population Title
Pleasant 1,575 Human settlement in Indiana, United States of America
Patriot 212 Town in Posey Township, Indiana

Distance to Other Cities

Vevay distances to largest Indiana cities