Auburn, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 12,788 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.9%
 
Males: 6,211  (48.6%)
Females: 6,577  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  38.1 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46706.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,216 (it was $42,762 in 2000)
Auburn:

$42,216
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,120 (it was $20,945 in 2000)

Auburn city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,288 (it was $86,300 in 2000)
Auburn:

$104,288
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $613.

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  • Races in Auburn, IN (2013)

    Auburn races chart
    • 12,14292.8%White alone
    • 6234.8%Hispanic
    • 1741.3%Two or more races
    • 660.5%Asian alone
    • 250.2%Black alone
    • 60.05%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Auburn: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.8%), Irish (14.0%), United States (9.3%), English (7.7%), Scottish (3.0%), Dutch (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 869 feet

Land area: 6.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,924 people per square mile   (low).

Auburn,IN real estate house value index trend

Auburn, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Auburn:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Auburn city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

135 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Auburn, Indiana as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Auburn to the number of sex offenders is 710 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $915 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $684 (0.6%)

Auburn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (20.2 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (139.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Garrett, IN (2.0 miles ), Waterloo, IN (2.2 miles ), Altona, IN (2.3 miles) , Corunna, IN (2.6 miles ), St. Joe, IN (3.0 miles ), Avilla, IN (3.1 miles ), Butler, IN (3.3 miles ), Leo-Cedarville, IN (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 78 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 1998: 83 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 1999: 81 buildings, average cost: $124,800
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2001: 63 buildings, average cost: $130,800
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2003: 64 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2004: 42 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2005: 55 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2006: 49 buildings, average cost: $159,400
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2010: 32 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $159,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 85.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,317 (+17.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,252 (39.7%)

Area code: 260

Auburn household income distribution Auburn home values distribution

Crime rates in Auburn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 522133455445
per 100,000 40.916.215.97.923.523.330.938.137.831.331.139.1
Robberies 53791612253430
per 100,000 40.924.355.670.7125.393.015.538.122.731.323.40.0
Assaults 12128793486266
per 100,000 98.197.263.655.070.523.330.960.945.415.646.746.9
Burglaries 616792658378485476574034
per 100,000 498.8542.5731.2510.6649.9604.6371.3411.3574.5445.5311.5265.6
Thefts 509402284374389344356290276369355203
per 100,000 4,161.93,255.12,257.22,937.73,046.02,666.32,754.12,209.02,086.32,883.72,764.41,585.7
Auto thefts 171923202120128981412
per 100,000 139.0153.8182.8157.1164.4155.092.860.968.062.5109.093.7
Arson 101100100000
per 100,000 8.20.07.97.90.00.07.70.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 270.3214.7193.3199.3244.8207.3174.8171.8170.9184.4177.9126.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Auburn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 24 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Indiana average:

1.97

Auburn tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,277 (+23.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Auburn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Auburn, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Auburn-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Auburn city center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 25.9 miles away from the city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Auburn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
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 251.3 miles away from Auburn 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 226.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 202.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from Auburn 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 231.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Auburn topographic map

Birthplace of: Will Cuppy - Book editor, Sheldon Vanauken - Journalist, Jaynie Krick - Baseball player, Walter Hartman Hodge - Judge.

Main business address for: PEOPLES BANCORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Auburn:

  • DEKALB HEALTH (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1316 E SEVENTH ST)
  • NORTHEASTERN CENTER (provides emergency services, 1850 WESLEY ROAD)
  • DAVITA- QUAD COUNTIES DIALYSIS CENTER (528 N GRANDSTAFF DR)
  • FMC - NORTHEAST INDIANA KIDNEY CENTER - AUBURN (1144 WEST 15TH STREET)
  • DEKALB MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (400 ERIE PASS)
  • BETZ NURSING HOME (116 BETZ RD)
  • WESLEY HEALTHCARE (1751 WESLEY ROAD)

Airports and heliports located in Auburn:

See details about airports and heliports located in Auburn, IN

Amtrak station near Auburn:

  • 5 miles: WATERLOO (LINCOLN & CENTER STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Auburn:

  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 18 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; Full-time enrollment: 10,126)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 21 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 21 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Northwest State Community College (about 40 miles; Archbold, OH; FT enrollment: 2,406)
  • University of Northwestern Ohio (about 64 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 4,231)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 64 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 64 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)

Public high school in Auburn:

Private high school in Auburn:

  • LAKEWOOD PARK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 619; Location: 5555 COUNTY ROAD 29; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Auburn:

See full list of schools located in Auburn, School District: DEKALB COUNTY CENTRAL UNITED SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Auburn:

  • ECKHART PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $863,148; Location: 603 SOUTH JACKSON STREET; 70,252 books; 6,597 audio materials; 3,266 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 188 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Auburn: Auburn Fire Department Station 2 (A), Auburn Fire Department (B), Northeastern Center (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Auburn: PEOPLES BANCORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Auburn: Trinity Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Mott Cemetery (1), Roselawn Cemetery (2), Woodlawn Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Auburn include: Riley Park (1), Thomas Park (2), Carr Field (3), Memorial Park (4), Desoto Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hoosier Air Museum (2822 County Road 62), Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum (1600 Wayne Street), Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival Inc (Museums; 1600 Wayne Street), S S Self Storage (Amusement & Theme Parks; 544 North Street), Dekalb County Visitors Bureaus (204 North Jackson Street), National Automotive & Truck Museum (1000 Gordon M Buehrig), Classic Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 3900 County Road 62).

Hotels: Ramada Ltd Stes and Conf Ctr (306 Touring Drive), LK Country Hearth Inn (1115 West 7th Street), Comfort Suites Auburn (1137 West 15th Street), La Quinta Inn Auburn (306 Touring Drive), Auburn Hotel (9th & Main), Auburn Inn (225 Touring Drive), Super 8 Auburn IN (503 Ley Drive), Super 8 Motel (503 Ley Drive).

Courts: De Kalb County - Superior Court (Court House), De Kalb County - Voter Registration- Clerk-Circuit Court (Court House), Dekalb County - Clerk-Superior Court Ii (Court House), Dekalb County - Superior Court Ii (Court House), De Kalb County - Clerk-Superior Court (Court House), De Kalb County - Circuit Court (Court House).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 99.8. This is worse than average.

City:

99.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.638. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.638
U.S.:

0.303

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 25.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

9.1

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

LAKELAND MANOR MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Other (NOV-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Other (NOV-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Other (NOV-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Other (NOV-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-02-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2012), St Other (NOV-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2013)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In FEB-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Other (MAR-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-21-2011 to MAY-24-2012)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Auburn that have no violations reported:

  • AUBURN WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 12,500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKESIDE CAMPGROUND (Serves MI, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SANDY HILL TRAILER COURT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.5%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.8% for Black residents, 13.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Auburn in 2010:

  • 143 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 76 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 46 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Auburn in 2000:

  • 142 people in nursing homes
  • 62 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Auburn, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Auburn compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

Banks with most branches in Auburn (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Auburn West Seventh Branch at 812 West Seventh Street, branch established on 1981/03/16; Auburn Branch at 200 S Van Buren St, branch established on 1902/12/05. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Lake City Bank: Auburn Branch at 1220 East 7th Street, branch established on 2002/11/04. Info updated 2006/05/11: Bank assets: $2,885.4 mil, Deposits: $2,413.2 mil, headquarters in Warsaw, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Financial Corporation
  • The Farmers & Merchants State Bank: Auburn Branch at 403 Erie Pass, branch established on 1996/08/20. Info updated 2010/07/16: Bank assets: $923.0 mil, Deposits: $740.4 mil, headquarters in Archbold, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Auburn Branch at 101 North Main Street, branch established on 1904/01/01. 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
  • Peoples Federal Savings Bank of DeKalb County: Peoples Federal Savings Bank Of Deka at 212 West Seventh Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $484.6 mil, Deposits: $362.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • The Campbell & Fetter Bank: Auburn Branch at 1001 West Seventh Street, branch established on 1985/10/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $274.3 mil, Deposits: $178.8 mil, headquarters in Kendallville, IN, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: C&F Banc Shares Corporation
  • The Hicksville Bank: Auburn Banking Ctr Branch Of The Hic at 1130 W 15th St, branch established on 1999/03/22. Info updated 2012/01/04: Bank assets: $117.5 mil, Deposits: $98.5 mil, headquarters in Hicksville, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Empire Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community State Bank: Auburn Branch at 708 W 7th Street, branch established on 2008/01/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $184.0 mil, Deposits: $153.3 mil, headquarters in Avilla, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Community Financial Corp.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Auburn Walmart Branch at 505 Touring Drive, branch established on 2008/01/02. 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) (Amended And

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Auburn, Indiana:

  • Auburn Inn, 225 Touring Dr, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 925-6363, Fax: (260) 925-6363
  • Country Hearth Inn, 1115 W 7TH St, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (800) 280-0229, Fax: (260) 927-8012
  • Holiday Inn Express - Auburn, 404 Touring Dr, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 925-1900
  • Star-lite Motel, 936 W 7TH St, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 925-0500
  • Super 8-Auburn, 307 Touring Dr, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 927-8800
  • La Quinta Inn - Auburn, 306 Touring Dr, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 920-1900, Fax: (260) 920-1992
  • Hampton Inn, 1020 Smaltz Way, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 925-1100, Fax: (260) 925-1800
  • Comfort Suites Auburn, 1137 W 15th St, Auburn, IN 46706 , Phone: (260) 920-7600, Fax: (260) 920-7610
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Auburn, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Auburn travel time to work - commute Auburn mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Auburn city (based on DeKalb County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,31348
Catholic5,2953
Mainline Protestant3,55624
Other11
None25,058-
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: 8
DeKalb County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
DeKalb County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
DeKalb County:

4.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

7.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
DeKalb County:

30.1%
Indiana:

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

10.6%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$33,980$50,9701$787
Other Government Administration 7$24,130$41,3667$2,476
Judicial and Legal 1$3,277$39,3241$1,450
Police Protection - Officers 22$84,486$46,0830$0
Police - Other 1$3,394$40,7285$3,793
Firefighters 19$73,376$46,34311$2,650
Fire - Other 1$2,754$33,0480$0
Streets and Highways 12$40,919$40,9192$3,242
Sewerage 15$59,008$47,2060$0
Parks and Recreation 4$13,027$39,0810$0
Water Supply 10$33,135$39,7620$0
Electric Power 16$77,871$58,4030$0
Totals for Government 116$449,357$46,48527$14,398

Auburn government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $130,000 ($10.17)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $22,454,000 ($1755.86)
    Sewerage: $3,306,000 ($258.52)
    Police Protection: $3,201,000 ($250.31)
    Water Utilities: $2,794,000 ($218.49)
    General - Other: $1,652,000 ($129.18)
    Regular Highways: $1,388,000 ($108.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $874,000 ($68.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $272,000 ($21.27)
    Central Staff Services: $137,000 ($10.71)
    General Public Buildings: $75,000 ($5.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $57,000 ($4.46)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $209,000 ($16.34)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $473,000 ($36.99)
    Police Protection: $361,000 ($28.23)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($6.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $72,000 ($5.63)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($1.41)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($0.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,172,000 ($326.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $213,000 ($16.66)

Auburn government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,667,000 ($286.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $462,000 ($36.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000 ($7.59)
    All Other: $17,000 ($1.33)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,533,000 ($119.88)
    Highways: $64,000 ($5.00)
    All Other: $11,000 ($0.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $587,000 ($45.90)
    General Revenue, NEC: $235,000 ($18.38)
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($1.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $18,000 ($1.41)
    Rents: $6,000 ($0.47)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $22,218,000 ($1737.41)
    Water Utilities: $2,731,000 ($213.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,871,000 ($224.51)
    Highways: $374,000 ($29.25)
    All Other: $132,000 ($10.32)
  • Tax - Property: $8,054,000 ($629.81)
    Individual Income: $412,000 ($32.22)
    Public Utilities Sales: $46,000 ($3.60)
    Other License: $39,000 ($3.05)

Auburn government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,270,000 ($1037.69)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,885,000 ($1007.59)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,014,000 ($157.49)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,802,000 ($140.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $385,000 ($30.11)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $212,000 ($16.58)

Auburn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $536,000 ($41.91)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,850,000 ($1552.24)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,191,000 ($249.53)

Strongest AM radio stations in Auburn:

  • WGLL (1570 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, IN; Owner: THE RAYMOND S. AND DOROTHY N. MOORE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFCV (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WONO (1380 AM; 5 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGL (1250 AM; 2 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Auburn:

  • WXTW (102.3 FM; AUBURN, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBTU (93.3 FM; KENDALLVILLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WMEE (97.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLAB (88.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA DISTTRICT OF THE LUTHERAN CHURCH - MO SYNOD, INC.)
  • WBCL (90.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WBNI-FM (89.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NE IN., INC.)
  • WNHT (96.3 FM; CHURUBUSCO, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFJZ (106.7 FM; HICKSVILLE, OH; Owner: FALLEN TIMBER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFWI (92.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJFX (107.9 FM; NEW HAVEN, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE RADIO CORP.)
  • WYLT (103.9 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLKI (100.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLDE (101.7 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WDFM (98.1 FM; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSHI (106.3 FM; COLUMBIA CITY, IN; Owner: JAMMIN' BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTHD (105.5 FM; LAGRANGE, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQHK-FM (105.1 FM; DECATUR, IN; Owner: JAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGBE (90.9 FM; BRYAN, OH; Owner: PUBLIC B/G FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • W277AK (103.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Auburn:

  • W07CL (Channel 7; AUBURN, IN; Owner: THE RAYMOND S. AND DOROTHY N. MOORE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFFT-TV (Channel 55; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: QUOROM OF FT. WAYNE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WANE-TV (Channel 15; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: WPTA-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFWA (Channel 39; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: NVG-FORT WAYNE II, LLC)
  • WINM (Channel 63; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W66BD (Channel 53; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TELEVISION)
  • W45AG (Channel 45; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRAN STAR, INC.)
  • DW68BN (Channel 68; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: ZONATION BROADCASTING)
  • WDFM-LP (Channel 19; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Auburn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • 32,170Total average daily traffic
  • 2,156Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,082Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Auburn)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Auburn, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 112 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Auburn)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Auburn)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$85,810100$88,483300$86,10810$30,75941$73,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$93,20011$83,51535$79,8043$26,1706$74,877
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$94,85226$43,251104$76,64423$14,7749$61,426
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$09$104,74760$85,2170$02$61,580
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$76,5202$55,80512$96,0940$01$56,060

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00 , 0205.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED25$84,45040$93,4177$66,397
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$121,9777$96,5200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$64,0152$72,7300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00 , 0205.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 64
  • Hazardous Condition: 56
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Auburn

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Auburn, IN
Most common first names in Auburn, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert10871.0 years
Mary10179.9 years
John8276.9 years
William6877.9 years
Ruth6681.9 years
Charles5973.2 years
George5377.1 years
James4971.7 years
Helen4682.7 years
Harold3873.6 years
Most common last names in Auburn, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4580.2 years
Smith4274.9 years
Brown3373.8 years
Myers2982.0 years
Johnson2273.5 years
Grogg1981.1 years
Baker1774.9 years
Thomas1768.8 years
Clark1780.9 years
Watson1677.0 years
Businesses in Auburn, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1La Quinta1
Applebee's1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Ryan's Grill1
Cracker Barrel1Sears1
Curves1Staples1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Days Inn1Steak 'n Shake1
Fashion Bug1Super 81
FedEx3T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS4
H&R Block1Vans1
Hilton1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
Home Depot1YMCA1
Jones New York1

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  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Transportation equipment (population 5,000+)"
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