Anderson, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 55,076 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 
Males: 26,514  (48.1%)
Females: 28,562  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46011, 46012, 46013, 46016, 46017, 46064.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,038 (it was $32,577 in 2000)
Anderson:

$36,038
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,123 (it was $19,142 in 2000)

Anderson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $77,115 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Anderson:

$77,115
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $98,620; detached houses: $101,299; townhouses or other attached units: $127,529; in 2-unit structures: $208,319; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $30,803; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,225; mobile homes: $40,233

Median gross rent in 2017: $700.

March 2019 cost of living index in Anderson: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.8%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.1% for Black residents, 38.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for American Indian residents, 43.3% for other race residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Anderson, IN (2017)
    • 41,96676.0%White alone
    • 8,00214.5%Black alone
    • 3,0195.5%Hispanic
    • 1,5332.8%Two or more races
    • 6111.1%Asian alone
    • 1770.3%American Indian alone
    • 1820.3%Other race alone

Races in Anderson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 246 registered sex offenders living in Anderson, Indiana as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Anderson is 224 to 1.


Crime rates in Anderson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.4)
6
(10.4)
3
(5.2)
3
(5.3)
1
(1.8)
3
(5.2)
1
(1.8)
1
(1.8)
5
(9.0)
1
(1.8)
1
(1.8)
6
(10.9)
1
(1.8)
5
(9.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
19
(32.6)
42
(72.6)
27
(47.2)
29
(50.9)
34
(59.6)
32
(56.0)
30
(53.2)
54
(96.2)
36
(65.0)
59
(106.2)
61
(110.4)
63
(114.3)
82
(149.2)
78
(142.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
63
(108.1)
75
(129.6)
82
(143.4)
97
(170.1)
64
(112.2)
85
(148.7)
87
(154.2)
75
(133.6)
103
(186.0)
73
(131.4)
86
(155.6)
92
(166.9)
101
(183.8)
71
(129.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
66
(113.3)
164
(283.3)
91
(159.1)
70
(122.8)
71
(124.5)
79
(138.2)
85
(150.7)
140
(249.4)
56
(101.1)
57
(102.6)
85
(153.8)
79
(143.3)
76
(138.3)
73
(132.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
611
(1,049)
607
(1,049)
651
(1,138)
569
(997.9)
722
(1,266)
753
(1,317)
665
(1,179)
641
(1,142)
605
(1,093)
553
(995.6)
458
(828.6)
497
(901.4)
408
(742.4)
520
(946.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,886
(3,237)
1,961
(3,388)
2,065
(3,611)
2,073
(3,636)
2,148
(3,767)
2,095
(3,665)
2,052
(3,637)
2,012
(3,584)
1,829
(3,303)
1,739
(3,131)
1,568
(2,837)
1,614
(2,927)
1,786
(3,250)
1,622
(2,953)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
191
(327.8)
226
(390.5)
215
(375.9)
251
(440.2)
215
(377.1)
224
(391.9)
232
(411.2)
207
(368.8)
230
(415.4)
198
(356.5)
133
(240.6)
183
(331.9)
224
(407.6)
198
(360.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
26
(44.6)
17
(29.4)
32
(56.0)
20
(35.1)
23
(40.3)
21
(36.7)
18
(31.9)
35
(62.4)
55
(99.3)
43
(77.4)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)317.2414.5377.3377.3379.3397.7383.4423.3388.0372.0360.1398.6420.3410.4

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City-data.com crime index in Anderson, IN

Crime rate in Anderson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 124 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Indiana average:

1.42
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Ancestries: American (16.8%), German (13.3%), Irish (6.6%), English (5.8%), Italian (1.7%), European (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/1838

Elevation: 887 feet

Land area: 40.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,375 people per square mile   (low).

Anderson, Indiana map

1,702 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

3.1%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $846 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $580 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (32.7 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (159.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Woodlawn Heights, IN (1.2 miles),
Country Club Heights, IN (1.3 miles),
River Forest, IN (1.6 miles),
Edgewood, IN (1.7 miles ),
Chesterfield, IN (2.1 miles ),
Daleville, IN (2.6 miles ),
Pendleton, IN (2.7 miles ),
Middletown, IN (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.10 N, Longitude: 85.68 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,100 (+9.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 12,576 (56.0%)

Area code: 765

Distribution of median household income in Anderson, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Anderson, IN in 2017
Anderson satellite photo by USGS

Anderson tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 142 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 1998: 135 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 1999: 125 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2000: 120 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 2001: 110 buildings, average cost: $120,100
  • 2002: 104 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2003: 94 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2004: 98 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2005: 119 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2006: 36 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2007: 51 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $277,100
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $258,800
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $262,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $261,400
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $261,500
  • 2013: 30 buildings, average cost: $261,500
  • 2014: 20 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2015: 21 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $320,200
  • 2017: 27 buildings, average cost: $201,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Anderson, IN residents
Average permit cost in Anderson, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Indiana:

3.9%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Anderson, IN
Historical housing units in Anderson, IN

Population change in the 1990s: +150 (+0.3%).
Most common industries in Anderson, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.6%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Anderson, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)

Average climate in Anderson, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Anderson, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.9. This is about average.

City:

78.9
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Anderson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 126% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Anderson city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 14.8 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Anderson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 164.1 miles away from Anderson center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 160.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 147.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from Anderson center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 161.4 miles away from Anderson center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Anderson topographic map

Main business address for: REMY INTERNATIONAL, INC. (MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS & ACCESSORIES).

Hospitals in Anderson:

  • ANDERSON CENTER OF ST JOHNS (provides emergency services, 2210 JACKSON STREET)
  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (511 COUNTRY CLUB LN)
  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (1012 PARKWAY DR)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF ANDERSON AND MADISON COUNTY (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1515 N MADISON AVE)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (1511 JEFFERY DR)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (2228 VAN BUSKIRK RD)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (912 N PARKWAY DR)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (823 ALHAMBRA)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (314 W 13TH STREET)
  • HOPEWELL CENTER INC (2605 LINDBERG RD)
  • ST VINCENT ANDERSON REGIONAL HOSPITAL INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2015 JACKSON ST)

Airports and heliports located in Anderson:

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Colleges/Universities in Anderson:

  • Anderson University (Full-time enrollment: 2,378; Location: 1100 E 5th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.anderson.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • The Salon Professional Academy-Anderson (Full-time enrollment: 191; Location: 5335 S Scatterfield Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.thesalonprofessionalacademy.com/anderson/)
  • Apex Academy of Hair Design Inc (Full-time enrollment: 8; Location: 333 Jackson St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.apexacademyofhairdesign.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Anderson:

  • Ball State University (about 16 miles; Muncie, IN; Full-time enrollment: 20,254)
  • Taylor University (about 27 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 29 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 32 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Butler University (about 32 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 33 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 34 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)

Public high schools in Anderson:

  • ANDERSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,549, Location: 4610 MADISON AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • ANDERSON PREPARATORY ACADEMY (Location: 101 W 29TH ST, Grades: KG-12, Charter school)
  • THE EXCEL CENTER - ANDERSON (Location: 630 NICHOLS AVE, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)

Private high schools in Anderson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Anderson:

  • ERSKINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 736, Location: 811 W 60TH ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • VALLEY GROVE ELEMENTARY SCH (Students: 615, Location: 2160 S 300 E, Grades: KG-5)
  • TENTH STREET ELEMENTARY SCH (Students: 586, Location: 3124 E 10TH ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 570, Location: 844 N SCATTERFIELD RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • EDGEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 3525 WINDING WAY, Grades: KG-5)
  • ANDERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 2035 S RAIBLE AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • HIGHLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 2108 E 200 N, Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle schools in Anderson:

  • ST MARY SCHOOL (Students: 164, Location: 321 11TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST AMBROSE SCHOOL (Students: 120, Location: 2825 LINCOLN ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • CROSS STREET CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 42, Location: 2318 W CROSS ST, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Anderson

Library in Anderson:

  • ANDERSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,024,315; Location: 111 EAST 12TH STREET; 359,333 books; 24,998 audio materials; 33,434 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 626 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is another K-12 private, Christian school in Anderson called Indiana Christian Academy, with about 250 students, on Hartmann Road in north Anderson.765-643-7884
  • Notable persons from Anderson,IN: Ray Tolbert, professional basketball player. Selected 18th overall in 1981 draft by New Jersey Nets. Also played for Seattle, L.A. Lakers, Pistons, and NY Knicks. Was a starting member of the 1976 IU national championship team.
  • There is another K-12 private, Christian school in Anderson called Indiana Christian Academy, with about 250 students, on Hartmann Road in north Anderson.765-643-7884

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Anderson: Grandview Country Club (A), Anderson Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (B), Anderson Fire Department (C), Anderson Fire Department Station 8 (D), Anderson Fire Department Station 3 (E), Anderson Fire Department Station 4 (F), Anderson Fire Department Station 2 (G), Anderson Fire Department Station 6 (H), Anderson Fire Department Station 7 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Anderson: REMY INTERNATIONAL, INC. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Anderson include: Bailey Chapel (A), Belmont Church (B), Christ Church (C), Cloverdale Church (D), Mounds Church (E), Mount Hope Church (F), East Side Church (G), Fairfax Church (H), Whetstone Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Anderson Memorial Park (1), Moss Cemetery (2), West Maplewood Cemetery (3), Booco Cemetery (4), Pleasant Walk Cemetery (5), Vandeventer Cemetery (6), Maplewood Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shady Run (A), Killbuck Creek (B), Nelson Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Anderson include: Riley Park (1), Shadyside Park (2), Circle Park (3), Puiaski Park (4), Meadowbrook Park (5), Madison Park (6), Edgewater Park (7), Stanton Park (8), Horne Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Historical Military Armor Museum (2330 Crystal Street) (1), Anderson Fine Arts Center (Museums; 32 West 10th Street) (2), Gruenewald Historic House (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 626 Main Street) (3), Madison County Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 15 West 11th Street) (4), Baxter's Music (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2129 Ohio Avenue) (5), Putt-Putt Golf & Games (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1911 Applewood Center Drive) (6), Applewood Raceway Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1819 East 60th Street) (7), Anderson Convention Bureau Madison County (6335 South Scatterfield Road) (8), Donnelly Richard L Ballns (816 West 8th Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Johnson's Motel (3589 North State Road 9) (1), Comfort Inn (2205 E 59th St) (2), Hampton Inn Anderson (2312 East 64th Street) (3), Quality Inn (1836 E 64th St) (4), Budget Inn USA (15121 West Commerce Road) (5), Motel 6 (5810 South Scatterfield Road) (6), H & K Motel (583 Broadway Street) (7), Best Inns of America (5706 South Scatterfield Road) (8), Anderson Country Inn (5836 Drive Martin Luther Kin) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Anderson City - Building Commissioner- Environmental Court (700 Meridian Street) (1), Anderson City - City Court- Judges Offices (700 Meridian Street) (2), Anderson City - City Court (120 East 8th Street) (3), Anderson City - City Court- Court Administration (700 Meridian Street) (4), Madison County - Anderson- Court Administrator (16 East 9th Street) (5), Madison County - Anderson- Courts- Circuit Court- In-Home Detention (16 East 9th Street) (6), Anderson City - City Court- Court Probation (700 Meridian Street) (7), Edgewood Town - Court (3405 Nichol Avenue) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Everett Case - Basketball player-coach, Gary Burton - Jazz vibraphonist, Bob Larmore - Professional baseball player, Buck Crouse - Baseball player, Carl Erskine - Baseball player, Joe Campbell (golfer) - Professional golfer, Mack Mattingly - Politician, Phyllis Reynolds Naylor - Writer, Robin Miller (journalist) - Journalist, Bret Campbell - Basketball player-coach.

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Anderson and their reported violations in the past:

ANDERSON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 58,400, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1992, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2006)
EDGEWOOD WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1,913, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2010)
OVID COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 366, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
OVID COMMUNITY CHURCH - YOUTH CENTER (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-29-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
SANDY BEACH MARINA (Population served: 170, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2012)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Variance/Exemption issued (JUN-22-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-22-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-22-2012)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Variance/Exemption issued (AUG-07-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-22-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-22-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
SANDY BEACH MARINA (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2012)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2009), St Variance/Exemption issued (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-24-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-24-2007), St Boil Water Order (JAN-24-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RACCOON HIDEAWAY CAMP (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from OCT-08-2013 to OCT-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2013), St Boil Water Order (OCT-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2008), St Boil Water Order (JUL-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2010)
HARRIS HILLS MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-26-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAR-29-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-29-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 61 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.4%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Anderson in 2010:

  • 1,201 people in college/university student housing
  • 527 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 270 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 98 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 90 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 68 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 46 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 46 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 32 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 16 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 7 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Anderson in 2000:

  • 1,104 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 599 people in nursing homes
  • 187 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 84 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 67 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 55 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 29 people in other group homes
  • 26 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Anderson (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Anderson East, Anderson Central, Nichol Avenue, Drive-In Branch, Anderson-Applewood Branch, Anderson North Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • First Merchants Bank National Association: Anderson Downtown, University, Hartman Road, Nichol Avenue, 53rd Street. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $4,154.9 mil, Deposits: $3,154.7 mil, headquarters in Muncie, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 89 total offices, Holding Company: First Merchants Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Scatterfield Branch, Anderson Main Branch, North Anderson Branch, Edgewood Branch. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • STAR Financial Bank: Southdale Branch, Anderson Main, Cross Street Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,622.5 mil, Deposits: $1,346.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Star Financial Group, Inc.
  • Old National Bank: Anderson North Branch, Anderson East Branch, Anderson South Branch. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp
  • MainSource Bank: Southtown Branch at 4304 S. Scatterfield Road, branch established on 1999/04/23; Colonial Branch at 707 State Road 109, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $2,729.1 mil, Deposits: $2,167.0 mil, headquarters in Greensburg, IN, positive income, 86 total offices, Holding Company: Mainsource Financial Group, Inc.
  • Ameriana Bank: Anderson Branch at 1724 East 53rd, branch established on 1994/03/15. Info updated 2009/08/07: Bank assets: $427.2 mil, Deposits: $341.0 mil, headquarters in New Castle, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Ameriana Bancorp
  • Woodforest National Bank: Anderson In Walmart Branch at 2321 Charles Street, branch established on 2009/05/30. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Anderson:

Marital status in Anderson, IN
  • Never married: 33.4%
  • Now married: 40.1%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

For population 25 years and over in Anderson:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Indiana average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Anderson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Anderson, IN (based on Madison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,695121
Mainline Protestant13,62451
Catholic7,8674
Other93410
Black Protestant5045
None83,012-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Here:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Madison County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Madison County:

4.19 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Madison County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.4%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.2%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Anderson:

48.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Anderson:

44.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Anderson:

20.5%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Anderson:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Anderson:

54.7%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Anderson:

77.9%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Anderson, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 158$611,493$46,4438$11,556
Police Protection - Officers 112$537,644$57,6050$0
Firefighters 111$488,520$52,8130$0
Sewerage 61$254,107$49,9882$357
Other and Unallocable 61$184,554$36,3060$0
Streets and Highways 44$172,358$47,0070$0
Other Government Administration 41$116,593$34,1252$1,687
Parks and Recreation 37$123,515$40,05911$9,258
Police - Other 36$131,482$43,82726$15,445
Water Supply 34$139,414$49,2050$0
Transit 34$139,414$49,2050$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 21$74,843$42,7675$4,057
Judicial and Legal 17$50,543$35,6770$0
Financial Administration 16$69,234$51,9262$1,282
Health 9$33,770$45,0270$0
Fire - Other 4$8,877$26,6315$4,034
Airports 3$10,905$43,6200$0
Totals for Government 799$3,147,266$47,26861$47,676

Anderson government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,154,000 ($39.11)
    General - Other: $216,000 ($3.92)
    Electric Utilities: $160,000 ($2.91)
    Air Transportation: $113,000 ($2.05)
    Water Utilities: $40,000 ($0.73)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $82,056,000 ($1489.87)
    General - Other: $13,175,000 ($239.21)
    Sewerage: $12,512,000 ($227.18)
    Police Protection: $12,112,000 ($219.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,353,000 ($187.98)
    Water Utilities: $7,980,000 ($144.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,896,000 ($52.58)
    Regular Highways: $2,715,000 ($49.30)
    Financial Administration: $2,026,000 ($36.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,808,000 ($32.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,522,000 ($27.63)
    General Public Buildings: $605,000 ($10.98)
    Air Transportation: $543,000 ($9.86)
    Central Staff Services: $322,000 ($5.85)
    Corrections - Other: $186,000 ($3.38)
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000 ($2.78)
    Parking Facilities: $69,000 ($1.25)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $163,000 ($2.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,541,000 ($64.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $8,042,000 ($146.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,465,000 ($26.60)
    Water Utilities: $1,256,000 ($22.80)
    Electric Utilities: $1,163,000 ($21.12)
    Sewerage: $565,000 ($10.26)
    Police Protection: $246,000 ($4.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $135,000 ($2.45)
    Air Transportation: $98,000 ($1.78)
    General Public Building: $28,000 ($0.51)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.04)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,192,000 ($203.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $163,000 ($2.96)

Anderson government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,180,000 ($402.72)
    Other: $2,566,000 ($46.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,423,000 ($43.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $360,000 ($6.54)
    Air Transportation: $269,000 ($4.88)
    Parking Facilities: $67,000 ($1.22)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($0.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $345,000 ($6.26)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $530,000 ($9.62)
    Other: $64,000 ($1.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,599,000 ($29.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,130,000 ($20.52)
    Rents: $715,000 ($12.98)
    Fines and Forfeits: $223,000 ($4.05)
    Donations From Private Sources: $125,000 ($2.27)
    Interest Earnings: $72,000 ($1.31)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $89,019,000 ($1616.29)
    Water Utilities: $10,342,000 ($187.78)
    Transit Utilities: $8,000 ($0.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,786,000 ($177.68)
    Highways: $2,946,000 ($53.49)
    General Local Government Support: $1,811,000 ($32.88)
  • Tax - Property: $27,893,000 ($506.45)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,331,000 ($24.17)
    Public Utilities Sales: $746,000 ($13.54)
    Other License: $245,000 ($4.45)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $147,000 ($2.67)

Anderson government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,212,000 ($2055.56)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,644,000 ($1791.05)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,500,000 ($390.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,932,000 ($125.86)

Anderson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,076,000 ($273.73)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,068,000 ($1326.68)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,042,000 ($127.86)

5.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hamilton County, IN  0.84% ($51,652 average AGI)
from Marion County, IN  0.76% ($36,354)
from Delaware County, IN  0.62% ($35,954)


5.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,142 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, IN  0.81% ($33,571 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, IN  0.75% ($53,881)
to Delaware County, IN  0.57% ($30,173)
Businesses in Anderson, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Marriott1
AT&T1Marshalls1
Advance Auto Parts2MasterBrand Cabinets3
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's3McDonald's4
AutoZone2Meijer1
Bath & Body Works1Menards1
Blockbuster1Motel 61
Budget Car Rental1Nike6
Buffalo Wild Wings1Office Depot1
Burger King2Olive Garden1
CVS4Panera Bread1
Carson Pirie Scott1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Comfort Inn1Penske1
Cracker Barrel1PetSmart1
DHL1Pizza Hut4
Dairy Queen2Quality1
Days Inn1Quiznos2
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack2
Dunkin Donuts1Red Lobster1
Famous Footwear1Ruby Tuesday1
Fashion Bug1Ryan's Grill1
FedEx11SAS Shoes1
Finish Line1Sears2
Ford1Shoe Carnival1
GNC1Sprint Nextel1
GameStop1Starbucks1
Goodwill1Steak 'n Shake1
H&R Block5Subway1
Hilton1Super 81
Hobby Lobby1T-Mobile3
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell4
Honda1Target1
IHOP1Toyota1
Johnny Rockets1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul6
KFC2UPS20
Kincaid1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Waffle House1
Kroger3Walgreens3
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's4
Long John Silver's1White Castle1
Lowe's1YMCA2

Strongest AM radio stations in Anderson:

  • WHBU (1240 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WGNR (1470 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anderson:

  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WEEM (91.7 FM; PENDLETON, IN; Owner: SOUTH MADISON COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Anderson:

  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WMUN-LP (Channel 26; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: FULL GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP, MUNCIE IND.)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Anderson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 97Number of bridges
  • 1,096ft / 334mTotal length
  • $20,501,000Total costs
  • 1,082,495Total average daily traffic
  • 117,206Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,070,136Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Anderson, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 491960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 141980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Anderson, IN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Anderson)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 207 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Anderson, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 405 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Anderson)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Anderson)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 52 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED218$76,89198$73,653472$96,02750$30,3731$370,00043$58,2217$33,429
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$51,5206$89,52248$128,3648$14,6261$32,0006$51,3581$30,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED36$64,09430$53,514329$86,38850$21,8121$34,99026$49,99511$17,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$109,86013$54,118204$98,21110$46,4970$012$54,9743$67,833
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$90,4930$029$88,9770$00$01$72,0001$26,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 18 tracts in Anderson, IN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$118,32618$110,662
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$122,4208$81,993
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$110,5001$378,460
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$58,5504$79,838
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$67,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Anderson, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Anderson, IN - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 124. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 439 took place in 2004, and the least - 14 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Anderson, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (32.1%), and Other (31.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Anderson, IN
    • 63732.1%Structure Fires
    • 62331.4%Other
    • 60730.6%Outside Fires
    • 1175.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Anderson, IN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Anderson, Indiana:

  • Best Western Plus Anderson, 2114 E 59TH St, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 649-2500, Fax: (765) 640-2974
  • Clarion Inn, 5920 Scatterfield Rd, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 644-2581, Fax: (765) 642-8545
  • Anderson Country Inn, 5836 Pendleton Ave, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 643-7777
  • Mar-Jon Motel, 1327 E 53RD St, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 644-7766
  • Comfort Inn, 2229 E 59th St, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 649-3000, Fax: (765) 649-3850
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 6720 S Scatterfield Rd, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 779-0111, Fax: (765) 779-4999
  • Days Inn Anderson, 5706 S Scatterfield Rd, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 644-2000, Fax: (765) 683-1747
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 5810 S Scatterfield, Anderson, Indiana 46013 , Phone: (765) 642-4384
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Anderson, Indiana
Most common first names in Anderson, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary81079.5 years
William68074.0 years
Robert62771.5 years
John62673.4 years
James58970.7 years
Charles53973.5 years
George34574.3 years
Helen30879.4 years
Ruth29580.1 years
Dorothy23677.1 years
Most common last names in Anderson, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith42673.9 years
Jones23874.6 years
Brown23574.4 years
Davis18774.0 years
Miller18177.1 years
Johnson17773.7 years
Williams15273.9 years
Wilson11274.3 years
Anderson11277.6 years
Jackson11173.2 years
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Anderson, IN
  • 81.4%Utility gas
  • 15.5%Electricity
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Anderson, IN
  • 69.5%Utility gas
  • 27.1%Electricity
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Anderson compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Anderson on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population decrease from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the largest decrease or smallest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having professional degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: accommodation and food services (population 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the largest decrease or smallest increase in house/condo value from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #51 (46016) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #95 (46016) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 59 pilots and 74 other airmen in this city.
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