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About Polk Township

Polk Township is a suburb in the Bloomington Metro Area and in the Monroe County. It has a population of 124 and a population density of 3, which is 97% below the national average. It has a median age of 59, which is 28 years above the Bloomington Metro median age and 20 years above the national average.


Polk Township has a median home value of $239,100, which is 18% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,550 is 4% below the metro average rent and 26% below the national average rent. The average household income in Polk Township is $60,865 , which is 6% below the Metro average household income and 19% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Polk Township is 8. Polk Township also has a crime index 74 that is below the Metro average and below the National average.


$239,100Median Home Value
$292,825 Bloomington Metro Area
$1,550Median Rent
$1,612 Bloomington Metro Area
6 /10 - 9 /10
School Rating
74
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
1 hr 48 mins To Bloomington Metro Area
23 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Polk Township's population is made up of 50% married, 19% single, 9% divorced and 22% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 59%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 32%. Homeowners make up 84% of the population in Polk Township.

124Population
161,227 Bloomington Metro Area
3Population Density
  • 37% Male
  • 63% Female
59 Median Age
31 Bloomington Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Polk Township is $39,711. The Median Household Income is $60,865

$39,711Income Per Capita
$36,848 Bloomington Metro Area
$60,865Median Household Income
$64,639 Bloomington Metro Area
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$239,100Median Home Value
$292,825 Bloomington Metro Area
$1,550Median Rent
$1,612 Bloomington Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Bloomington Metro Area

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Renters
16%
Home Owners
84%
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6 /10 - 9 /10
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Top Schools in Polk Township

Brown County School Corporation School District
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5378 Helmsburg School Road, Morgantown, IN, 46160
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Monroe County Com Sch Corp School District
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8144 East State Road 45, Unionville, IN, 47468
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Monroe County Com Sch Corp School District
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2300 East 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN, 47401
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Brown County School Corporation School District
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260 School House Lane, Nashville, IN, 47448
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Monroe County Com Sch Corp School District
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9090 South Strain Ridge Road, Bloomington, IN, 47401
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PK, K-6
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1 hr 48 mins
Bloomington Metro Area
23 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Indianapolis International Airport
1 hr 31 mins
Perry Township, IN
1 hr 29 mins
College Heights Country Club
2 hr 40 mins
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
1 hr 44 mins
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Polk Township crime index is 74 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Polk Township.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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