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Dewey is a township in La Porte County, in the Michigan City-La Porte metro area.
The latitude of Dewey is 41.300N. The longitude is -86.881W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 666 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 970.
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38% of Dewey residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dewey ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dewey was $18,706, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Dewey residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Dewey, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $363. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $774.
La Porte County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dewey political report.
The average commute time for Dewey workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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