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There are 175 USDA backed residential loans in Owen county with an average loan balance of $105,633. Over 76% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 38 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $106,433. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,452 SqFt. Owen county applies the standard USDA income limits to determine loan eligibility. For a household of upto 4 people the income limit is $90,300. For a household of between 5 and 8 people the income limit is increased to $119,200.

The size of Owen County is roughly 1,004 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this county. The influence score for Owen County is 6. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.

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Adel   •   Alaska   •   Arney   •   Atkinsonville   •   Braysville   •   Carp   •   Cataract   •   Coal City   •   Cunot   •   Daggett   •   Denmark   •   Devore   •   Freedom   •   Freeman   •   *Gosport   •   Hubbell   •   Jordan   •   New Hope   •   Patricksburg   •   Pottersville   •   Quincy   •   Romona   •   Silex   •   Smithville   •   *Spencer   •   Vandalia   •   Vilas   •   Whitehall

A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Owen County.

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Owen County, Indiana
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Owen County is located in the heart of the great state of Indiana, USA. Established on December 21, 1818, it was one of the 15 counties created from land acquired through the Treaty of St. Mary's, signed with Native American tribes in 1818. Approximately 385 square miles in size, Owen County is named after Abraham Owen, a colonel from Kentucky who died in the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811.

Once heavily forested, the land was cleared for agriculture and early settlers in the early 19th century focused primarily on crops like corn, wheat, and hay. Throughout the 19th and early 20th century, Owen County had a strong agricultural presence, and several small towns emerged as the population grew. Spencer, the largest town, became the county seat and remains it to this day.

Owen County experienced a shift in industry during the late 19th and early 20th centuries, as the rise of the limestone industry brought new prosperity to the region. Limestone from the region was used in the construction of many famous buildings like the Empire State Building in New York City and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.

Fun fact: Owen County is home to McCormick's Creek State Park, Indiana's first state park, established in 1916. The park is known for its scenic trails, recreational opportunities, and awe-inspiring limestone canyons, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.

Featured Cities of Indiana
Vilas Atkinsonville
Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of Owen County
10095 W Cash Rd
Quincy, IN

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3111 Hale Hill Rd
Spencer, IN

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