Wakarusa Elkhart County, Indiana

Wakarusa: City in Elkhart County, Indiana, United States of America

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Location of Wakarusa on Indiana map.

About

Wakarusa is a city located in the county of Elkhart in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,758 and a population density of 298 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,848 inhabitants.

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Geography

Wakarusa is located at 41°32'10"N 86°1'15"W (41.5361600, -86.0208300).

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Wakarusa Quick Facts

Population : 1,848 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Elkhart County
Postal code : 46573
Phone Area Codes : 574
Area : 5.91 km2
Altitude : 840 feet / 256 meters
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 01:16:36 (18th October 2021)
Density : 313 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.87% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Wakarusa increased by 4.87% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,758 - census
2011 1,762 0.23% estimation process
2012 1,769 0.4% estimation process
2013 1,784 0.84% estimation process
2014 1,797 0.72% estimation process
2015 1,811 0.77% estimation process
2016 1,820 0.49% estimation process
2017 1,828 0.44% estimation process
2018 1,840 0.65% estimation process
2019 1,850 0.54% estimation process
2020 1,848 -0.11% estimation process

Wakarusa zip code is 46573. County name: Elkhart, County fips: 18039

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People born in Wakarusa (2)

People born in Wakarusa, including diplomat J. Wayne Fredericks, William Grant Seaman, you can see a list of people who born in Wakarusa.

Schools in Wakarusa

College & universities near Wakarusa, IN

Code Name City ZIP
151865 Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary Elkhart (IN) 46517-1999

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wakarusa, IN

Code Name Address Type
EKH Elkhart station 131 Tyler Avenue RAIL
SOB South Bend station 2702 West Washington Avenue RAIL
NLS Niles station 598 Dey St. RAIL
DOA Dowagiac station 200 Depot Drive RAIL
NBM New Buffalo, Michigan 517 South Whittaker Street RAIL

Post offices near Wakarusa

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wakarusa Post Office Wakarusa (IN) 46573

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Wakarusa , Kansas Census-designated place in Shawnee County, Kansas with a population of 2,174 people.

Other cities in Elkhart County

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

City Name Population Title
Elkhart 52,172 City in Elkhart County, Indiana, United States
Goshen 32,983 City in Indiana, United States
Nappanee 6,845 City in Elkhart County, Indiana, United States
Dunlap 6,235 Small city in Iowa
Simonton Lake 4,678 Census-designated place in Elkhart County, Indiana
Locke 4,089 Unincorporated community in Elkhart County, Minnesota
Middlebury 3,562 Township in Elkhart County, Indiana
Bristol 1,697 Town in Indiana
Millersburg 935 Town in Clinton and Benton townships, Elkhart County, Indiana, United States
Benton 445 Unincorporated community in Elkhart County, Indiana

Distance to Other Cities

Wakarusa distances to largest Indiana cities