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DeMotte, Indiana

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Welcome to DeMotte (aka 'De Motte') ...

The town of DeMotte is located in Jasper County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, DeMotte has a population of 4,052 people<1> (see below for details).

DeMotte is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: DeMotte lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from DeMotte (for example, toward Monterey), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

DeMotte is located in the (219) area code.

The ZIP code for DeMotte: 46310<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, DeMotte had a population of 3,814 people (or 11.39% of the total population of Jasper County). This makes DeMotte the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of DeMotte represents 0.06% of the total population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 139th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,814 people, the population of DeMotte increased 17.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,234 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, DeMotte had an population of 4,052 people. This is an increase of 6.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.29% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for DeMotte.

Communities near DeMotte ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from DeMotte and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Cedar Lake   [Map]   12,470   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Crown Point   [Map]   29,625   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hebron   [Map]   3,671   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kouts   [Map]   1,949   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lowell   [Map]   9,661   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Medaryville   [Map]   573   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for DeMotte.

Communities Also Named DeMotte ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named DeMotte - it's located in Georgia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for DeMotte.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around DeMotte. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of DeMotte. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around DeMotte.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for DeMotte:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for DeMotte ...

Looking for more information about DeMotte? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for DeMotte, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for DeMotte.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) DeMotte. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for DeMotte. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for DeMotte.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around DeMotte - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as DeMotte). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether DeMotte or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from DeMotte. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- DeMotte) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for DeMotte. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DeMotte

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in DeMotte. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1985, Longitude: -87.1975     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for DeMotte have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for DeMotte.


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