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Root Township is a suburb in the Decatur Metro Area and in the Adams County. It has a population of 6,054 and a population density of 166, which is 43% above the national average. It has a median age of 42, which is 8 years above the Decatur Metro median age and 3 years above the national average.


Root Township has a median home value of $199,100, which is 35% above the Metro average.The average rent of $868 is 28% above the metro average rent and 58% below the national average rent. The average household income in Root Township is $61,946 , which is 15% above the Metro average household income and 17% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Root Township is 6..


$199,100Median Home Value
$129,300 Decatur Metro Area
$868Median Rent
$624 Decatur Metro Area
3 /10 - 7 /10
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Root Township Zip Code

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Root Township's population is made up of 45% married, 25% single, 22% divorced and 8% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 41%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 22%. Homeowners make up 87% of the population in Root Township.

6,054Population
35,544 Decatur Metro Area
166Population Density
  • 51% Male
  • 49% Female
42 Median Age
34 Decatur Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Root Township is $34,013. The Median Household Income is $61,946 and the Root Township Unemployment Rate is 4%.

$34,013Income Per Capita
$22,617 Decatur Metro Area
$61,946Median Household Income
$52,712 Decatur Metro Area
10% Poverty Rate
16% Decatur Metro Area
4% Unemployment Rate
3% Decatur Metro Area
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$199,100Median Home Value
$129,300 Decatur Metro Area
$868Median Rent
$624 Decatur Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Decatur Metro Area

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Renters
13%
Home Owners
87%
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3 /10 - 7 /10
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Top Schools in Root Township

Adams Central Community Schools School District
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222 West Washington Street, Monroe, IN, 46772
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North Adams Community Schools School District
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1109 Dayton Street, Decatur, IN, 46733
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North Adams Community Schools School District
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901 Everhart Drive, Decatur, IN, 46733
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PK, K-1
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Commute To
Indianapolis International Airport
2 hr 43 mins
Wayne Township, IN
30 mins
College Heights Country Club
1 hr 50 mins
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
36 mins
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